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Hayes Valley Gourmet Food Tour provided by Gourmet Walks - Fun Foodie Tours

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 21/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Hayes Valley Gourmet Food Tour
All food samples are in individual portions, there are no communal samples.
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Updated 21/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll start at
    Patricia’s Green In Hayes Valley
    Fell St & Octavia Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Near the children's playground. The closest intersection is NE corner of Fell and Octavia.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Hayes Valley
    Stop: 3 hours
    You will spend three hours filled with great tasting foods while you learn about the rich neighborhood history and it's current foodie culture.
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  • You'll end at
    Noir Lounge
    581 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    See address & details
Important Information
Departure Point
Patricia’s Green In Hayes Valley, Fell St & Octavia Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Return Details
Noir Lounge, 581 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years old
  • A maximum of 8 people per tour
  • All tickets sold are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged or rescheduled; the tour is held rain or shine.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Popular mentions
Sam F wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
Delightful tour. Excellent variety of foods and drink to sample and Ahmet, the tour guide, was extremely knowledgeable.
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Date of experience: March 2020
Little Sadie wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
My husband, our daughter and her husband and I, spent a lovely Sunday afternoon touring Hayes Valley with Ahmet, the owner of the tour company, and one of his guides, Marie. They were very informative, sharing great historic photos of the area, as well as colorful anecdotes,
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Date of experience: March 2020
gene27244 wrote a review Feb 2020
Jacksonville, Florida4 contributions
A short business trip to San Fran and this tour was just what I needed. Hayes Valley is beautiful, hip, chic and full incredible food and wine destinations. Our guide - Ahmet - literally knew everything about the food, the sourcing, the preparation, the people who prepared the
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Date of experience: February 2020
Lori M wrote a review Oct 2019
St. Helena, California489 contributions113 helpful votes
I was visiting SF for a fun weekend away with friends. Given the foodie reputation of the city we were intent on doing a tour. Our hotel, the Fairmont in Nob Hill, highly recommended Gourmet Walks to use for this experience. We weren’t disappointed. Ahmet the owner is very
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laguilar01 wrote a review Sep 2019
Monterey, California20 contributions
My wife and I went on the Hayes Valley tour on a Sunday with our 10 year old. Ahmet the owner was our guide and we had a fantastic time! He was extremely knowledgeable about the area and took us to some great stops. We had a light breakfast and got enough food to skip dinner.
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About the operator

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By: Gourmet Walks - Fun Foodie Tours
Great informative and delicious tour!
We learned a lot about the production of chocolate and tasted the most delicious chocolate in San Francisco! Ahmet
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SF Chocolate Tour
Ahmet is an amazing tour guide...extremely knowledgeable about every aspect of chocolate from beans to bars. He kno
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Excellent value and delicious tour
We had a great tour that taught us a lot about chocolate and San Francisco. My husband and I took this tour about
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Deliciously informative!
I, an unabashed chocoholic and walking tour fanatic, was surprised by my husband with this outing for my birthday.
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A great tour
We had Nicole as our guide and she is just amazing. She really knows the history of the area and was able to answer
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Great tour!!
Marie is the BEST Chocolate Tour guide--very knowledgeable, lots of fun, and gave us a great experience!!!! I've d
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Napa Gourmet Walk
This was a really fun tour with so much food our group could not eat it all. No small bites! Homemade tortillas for
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Delicious way to spend an afternoon
Family of 5 with 3 kids ranging in age from 9-15, had a great time learning more about chocolate and tasting new th
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If you are a chocolate lover, do this tour!
Although I have frequented most if not all of the stops on this tour, I learned new things about chocolate. I was i
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Incredible(y delicious) experience
As absolute sweet-tooth's this was the one event we pre-booked before our long weekend to San Francisco and it did
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Nice evening Tour
I enjoyed my Chocolate and Holiday Lights SF tour. Marie did a nice job overall with a fairly large group. I will
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Chocolate and Holiday Light Tour
We did the Chocolate and Holiday Light tour, it was my sister and niece for a day out in the city. We booked a week
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Pretty good!
Learned lots about chocolate. Got to try lots of chocolate. It was the Friday after Thanksgiving so unfortunately s
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A Fantastic Gift
Having lived for over 25 years in the Bay Area it is wonderful to see something absolutely new. A great afternoon c
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A highlight of our SF vacation
Maggie was an exceptional guide! From the very beginning, she educated us about the differences in chocolates fro
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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