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  • Location:San Francisco, California
  • Duration:3 hours (approx.)

San Francisco Food Tour of the Mission District with Cocktail Pairing

Taste an array of culinary offerings in San Francisco's Mission district during this 3-hour tour. Follow a foodie guide through the historically Latino neighborhood packed with bars and restaurants. Stop at five different restaurants to meet the restaurant owners and chefs, who will give a behind-the-scenes perspective of the area, while enjoying food tastings. Sip on Belgian beer and a specially-crafted artisanal cocktail during this fascinating insider tour that's rated five stars on Yelp. 


  • 3-hour food tour of San Francisco’s vibrant Mission District
  • Visit four local eateries to indulge in sweet and savory artisanal creations
  • Learn about the neighborhood’s rich Latin history and its modern, trendy scene
  • Meet chefs, restaurant owners and industry experts with your knowledgeable local guide
  • Go behind the scenes of a commercial kitchen and see how fresh empanadas are made
  • Enjoy a specially crafted cocktail and Belgian beer paired with cheese

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What You Can Expect

San Francisco Food Tour of the Mission District with Cocktail Pairing

Explore the Mission District on This Tasty Tour

Find your way to the Women's Building in the heart of the Mission District. Meet your local guide, an insider privy to behind-the-scenes culinary information who will take you to some of the best restaurants, cafes and bars in the neighborhood.

Stroll past trendy boutiques and the Spanish colonial Mission Dolores, with its tall spires and colorful murals. Listen to engaging commentary from your guide about the neighborhood's Latino culture and history. 

Stop at several local eateries to piece together a full meal, from appetizers to dessert. Locations may include an artisanal cheese café, a gourmet grocery store, an oyster bar and the city's most popular ice cream shop. Sip a seasonal cocktail and a dark Belgian beer along with a cheese pairing. Along the way, meet some of the establishments' owners, chefs and bartenders, who will give you a behind-the-scenes perspective. 

End your progressive meal near Dolores Park, where you're free to spend the evening walking and exploring the vibrant neighborhood on your own. 

Please note: Tastings and locations are subject to change without notice.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

This was so much fun, great food, no lines, nice people, great guide. What more do u want

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Kayla was excellent, knew about everything and how to add interest to even a walk down the street.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Kayleigh was an excellent guide. We did the morning tour starting with smoked pork tacos and the most amazing bloody Mary's. This was followed by Cheese and Beer pairing, a vegan entree and the best ice cream we've ever tasted. Our guide was informative, entertaining and completely changed our view of The Mission district. We had no idea of its culinary heritage and this tour really brought that to life. We definitely recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Great experience. Kayla was a great guide and host. Learned more about the Mission district. Food was interesting and had multiple stops to sample. Learned a little history of each food stop and in moist cases met the owner who explained the food we ate.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Most enjoyable -friendly guide and group-. interesting and delicious!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Kelia was an exceptionally well informed guide! We loved the tour and it was the highlight of our trip to San Francisco!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Absolutely fabulous. Got into local eateries without having to stand hours in line. Restaurant choices were outside the box.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

One of the highlights of my SF trip! Avital was super energetic and interesting. We went to some great places and tried some great food. I wish I went earlier in my trip, so I could have gone back later to some of the places and gone on one of the other tours. Highly recommend to tourists or locals.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

Very well organized, fun and informative tour. Our tour guide, Zev, had a great sense of humor and made the whole experience incredibly enjoyable while guiding us through the Mission district - a truly culinary gem in the city. Highly recommended!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

The food tour guide, Zev, was very knowledgeable about the various places we visited, the owners and the different types of food we tasted. He made the tour entertaining and and provided interesting information about the murals which we wouldn't have found in a guide book.

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