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Carmel Food Tours

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“food and wine”(44 reviews)
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“breakfast tour”(32 reviews)
Carmel Food Tours® is a walking, tasting and cultural tour of beautiful downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea. Experience the most famous artist colony in California with a leisurely stroll through the heart of Carmel, taste a specially-selected variety of...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
San Carlos St at 9th Ave, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-256-3007
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We joined Bonnie (our guide) on the Carmel Food and Wine Tour. She was great! Very knowledgable and entertaining - both about the history and culture of Carmel as well as the (7) locations we visited. The food and wine were all excellent and we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Steve_InColorado_50
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A huge thank you to Staci and Kimberly for a great Carmel Food Tour. Excellent!! My family and friends had a wonderful day. We ate,drink and very merry! I'm grateful for a fabulous birthday celebration! Thank you so much!!! Hugs Christine

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I went on this tour as a Valentine's Day treat. It was a great way to see things away from Ocean Ave, where we [unfortunately] seem to always gravitate towards on our trips to Carmel. Had a 7 stop excursion, 4 'food'...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mskono
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been visiting Carmel since our honeymoon 45 years ago - but Amber showed us hidden spots we’d never discover on our own. She was a gracious, informed and enthusiastic guide - and we absolutely loved every stop. My wife is in a wheelchair and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Adventure232516
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Kimberly was THE BEST!! We tasted fabulous wine from France, ate incredible carne asada tacos, learned about olive oil, devoured cheesecake at the oldest bakery in Carmel and finished the tour with the best chocolate truffles I ever had!! Kimberly was knowledgeable,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank quinncubs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amber was our exceptional tour guide! She was very knowledgeable about Carmel and each one of our stops along the way. The food was excellent at each location and our birthday girl was happy to be turning 60 and celebrating in such a spectacular way!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Road1575
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So well organized! Outstanding tour guide. 5 stars for Amber. Learned a lot about my own area and I have lived here 44 years! Enjoyed everything about this tour. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Fairndtenderlady
Reviewed 3 January 2019

I selected this tour for my birthday outing with my family: husband, sister-in-law and her husband. We live in nearby San Jose so have visited and explored this city many times but found a new appreciation. Our guide was Tracy who although not a native...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Barnismom
Reviewed 31 December 2018

We loved this tour experience. Not only did we sample wonderful foods and tastings, we learned some interesting facts about Carmel. Our tour guide was Tracy and she was excellent. She asked about food allergies before we began our tour so each restaurant could attempt...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank edgjsgbk
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

My husband planned a weekend in Santa Cruz for my 60th birthday. In planning the weekend he saw the Food Tour on the Carmel site of suggested things to do. I being a dietitian and he being a great cook he booked this tour for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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CarmelFoodTour, Manager at Carmel Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2018

Happy Birthday and thank you for spending it with us! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour and time with us. Booking a food tour is a fabulous way to learn about and see a new place. Let us know what...More

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22 July 2017|
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Response from Staci G | Property representative |
Hi Wendy, we have a few of the same and a few different tasting partners. We actually change a couple of them based on day of the week now, so tours can be different from a Friday to a Monday, even. :)
30 June 2017|
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Response from Staci G | Property representative |
Hi Andrea, Congratulations on your anniversary! We offer tours on Mondays as well as Thurs-Sat every week. There are a couple exceptions where dates have been bought out for private groups, but they are largely available... More
19 February 2016|
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Response from Staci G | Property representative |
Hi Gary, Of course we hope you'll enjoy one of our tours while you're here. In addition to the two great answers above, we would suggest the following: Lodging - There is a wide variety of places to stay in Carmel, so... More