- Behind-the-scenes food tour of Pike Place Market
- Be one of the first people at the market on this Viator Exclusive that provides early access to Seattle’s most popular attraction
- Visit nine different vendors to sample at least 17 items, such as smoked salmon, a latte and White House–worthy chocolate
- Meet merchants and vendors, and learn about the market’s 100-plus years of history
- Try your hand at the flying fish counter, a Pike Place Market icon
- Small-group tour limited to 12 people provides a more personalized experience
- Don’t miss this chance to explore the market like an insider — this tour can’t be booked anywhere else!
Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour
Up to 30,000 people a day visit Pike Place Market when they come to Seattle, but very few experience it like this! You'll receive personalized attention and enjoy interaction with merchants in the morning, before the busy crowds set in. It's a rare chance to experience the market like a VIP.
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What You Can Expect
Try some Pike Place Chowder, an award-winning clam chowder and seafood bisque. Piroshky Piroshky offers authentic Russian piroshky pastries. Sample chocolate truffles and salted caramels at Fran’s Chocolates, a favorite of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. There is so much more: gourmet cheese, organic crumpets with ricotta and lemon curd and homemade Greek yogurt with pureed passion fruit.
Go behind the counter at the Pike Place Fish Market and toss a whole rainbow trout or mackerel through the air, just like the famous fishmongers do.
Feel like a market insider on this behind-the-scenes adventure to experience the sights, sounds, and flavors of this historic place. Meet lively characters and hear some of their memorable stories. Visit the original Starbucks store. This corner store is at the gateway to Pike Place Market, and it’s rich in history and importance to both Starbucks and Seattle.
This tour was amazing!
This tour was amazing!
great experience with Carla, our guide. She was entertaining and informative. We were a small group and it was very easy for Carla to keep us reigned in. We had lot's to eat and all of it was good. I would recommend this tour to all.
Kenna was a great and informative guide. After the tour I asked her for advice on great places for seafood chowder with no queues, and she provided me with a few alternatives, which I tried over the next few days and were all delicious.
Great tour! Lots of interesting tastings and stops. Kenna, our guide, was wonderful. Highly recommend this fun and informative tour!
Tour was great. Our guide Carla was very knowledgeable and extremely friendly. Would highly recommend. Got to taste a bit of everything and felt VIP status
Fantastic to taste many of the market specialties!!
I would highly recommend this tour!!
Our guide was amazing, knowledgeable and funny. All the food we tasted was delicious and for only having a few hours in the city, I felt like I got a really good feel for the market.
OMG, booked this trip for me and 5 others and we ALL loved it so much. Wish we would have booked more of the tours. So insightful and a great time all around. Highly recommend to anyone.
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Had a great experience and got a great taste of Seattle