Enjoy food and drink from three of Raleigh’s best local downtown establishments. The dark side of Raleigh has never tasted so good!
- Child 11 and Under
Downtown Raleigh’s first and original walking food tour…experience a guided culinary journey of sight and taste.
Sample a cross-section of some of Raleigh’s unique local restaurant and venues, blended together with some forgotten historical tidbits that leaves you full of new insights into the downtown culinary landscape.
We’ll be walking our way through downtown districts including Glenwood South, Warehouse and Boylan Heights Districts. We’ll be stopping numerous times for sample tastings and stories.
We’ll visit five different local establishments depending on the route,* including a surprising venue that offers a delicious beer and cider offerings and tacos… A unique popsicle or cupcake shop… A neighborhood iconic spot downtown serving the best sandwiches… A favorite infused Chinese restaurant… and much more.
Tour stops can sometimes vary depending upon scheduling and availability.
Included: All tastings, beer samples and Sake + water. Drink Package upgrade is available. Bring a photo ID. Appropriate substitutes will be served to guests under 21. Guide gratuity not included. Our guides make every effort to ensure you have a great tour experience. Gratuities are always welcomed and appreciated.
Who: This is a great experience for anyone 11 years of age and older.
When Saturdays afternoons: 2:30pm. Private tour days vary. Check your confirmation and reminder notes.
What’s it like: Delicious, fun and informative. Come hungry.
What to wear and bring: Comfortable clothes & walking shoes. Tours run rain or shine so bring a rain jacket and/or umbrella if rain is in the forecast. Often times in North Carolina, storms and rain showers appear and move out of the area quickly. We will be going inside the establishments on the tour and in the event of inclement weather, we will adjust the schedule if needed. You are welcome to bring a bottled water. Cash to tip your guide.
We donated to a number of historic sites and museums that we visit as well as local causes. You have a chance to give when purchasing a ticket. We will match your donated