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  • Location:Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Duration:2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Downtown Las Vegas Food Tour

Sink your teeth into downtown Las Vegas on this afternoon food and historical walking tour that's a treat for visitors and locals alike! Learn about the history, architecture and culture of Fremont Street from your informative guide as you visit off-the-beaten-path eateries and chat with their owners. Savor a variety of tastings that add up to a satisfying meal. This small-group tour is limited to 12 people for a more relaxed and interactive experience.


  • Food and historical walking tour of downtown Las Vegas
  • Learn about Vegas architecture and culture from your guide as you walk around Fremont Street — where the city began
  • Sample a variety of tasty bites from local restaurants and specialty food stores
  • All food and drink tastings included
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people to ensure more personalized attention from your guide

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What You Can Expect

Downtown Las Vegas Food Tour

Downtown Las Vegas Food Tour

Meet your guide and small group in the heart of downtown Las Vegas to begin your exploration of this historic part of the city and its eclectic food offerings. Stroll around this authentic section of Vegas that's a world away from the slick Las Vegas Strip as your guide explains how Fremont Street originated and what drove early settlers to come here during the Great Depression. Get the lowdown on Vegas' connection to the Mob and how it became a wedding mecca.

Stop at neighborhood restaurants, ethnic eateries and offbeat food stores, and chat with the owners about their offerings. Your tour may include visits to the super-fun Beef Jerky Store; Simply Pure, a vegan and raw food cafe; and ChillSpot by SASASWEETS, a frozen dessert shop. Sample a diverse selection of local specialties that make for a fulfilling lunch.

Throughout your tour, your passionate guide points out architectural landmarks, vintage stores and little-known attractions that tie into the rich and colorful history of Vegas. Expect to walk about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) during your 2.5-hour tour. By the time your downtown Las Vegas tour concludes on north Las Vegas Boulevard, you'll have tasted some local food favorites and learned there's a lot more to Vegas than gambling and glitz.


Tasting locations may include (subject to change):
  • Rachel's Kitchen Downtown at the Ogden
  • ChillSpot by SASASWEETS
  • Uncle Joe's Pizza
  • Cous Cous Mediterranean Cafe
  • The Beef Jerky Store
  • Simply Pure

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was the first food tour I have experienced. It will set the bar high for others. I thoroughly enjoyed our guide. She was very informative. She shared a good deal of history regarding downtown as well as exposing us to new places that we would have otherwise not known about. All of the food tastings were great and well planned. This was my favorite part of our Vegas trip!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Had a great time and Vicky was knowledgeable and personable! Most of the stops had good food but one stop where we had the gumbo was so salty I couldn't eat it. Love the Container Park stop... Wanted to go back there on my own.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Very helpful and informative.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

It was wonderful and I would suggest it to anyone....great food....she had a marvelous personality....all great

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This is a great tour. Our tour guide was great! As a LV lifetime resident, she was very knowledgable about the old Fremont area of Las Vegas. If you're visiting Las Vegas, break away from the all to busy strip and take this tour to get a better feel/appreciation for Old Las Vegas.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Variety, history, fun and tasting adventures...all on this tour!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

My daughter and I had a blast on this trip! We almost missed our plane ride home driving back for more of that Hawaii Jerky! Out guide was superb, filled with integrity and spirit. The food choices were as diverse as the places we were taken. THIS was a great time. MUST DO!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Fabulous tour!!! We thoroughly enjoyed the combination of food tastings, scenic walking tour of downtown streets and businesses, and the very interesting commentary on the history of Downtown Las Vegas. VERY highly recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Great experience!! Our guide, Vicky, was very knowledgeable of the area and Vegas history. All of the samplings were delicious! Great experience!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Our guide was absolutely wonderful! She was very excited and knowledgeable about downtown Las Vegas. Lots of food tasting! We would do this tour again in a heartbeat!

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