Charleston Historic Downtown Food Walking Tour with Tastings

Charleston Historic Downtown Food Walking Tour with Tastings

The 2.5-hour Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour covers four distinct food outlets and mixes historical and culinary themes! Learn about Charleston’s history while enjoying classic favorites and modern innovations that highlight the cuisine of locally-owned restaurants. Your culinary tour includes insights on Lowcountry cuisine as well as a wide variety of sampling. This is our original tour of the French Quarter and City Market, focusing on the region’s typical tastes.


$ 89


2 h 30 min

Starting time

Multiple times a day


All year


46b State St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA

Whats included?

2.5-Hour Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour
All pre-selected food tastings at 4 Charleston restaurants (meal for most)
City-Certified Tour Guide providing narration about Charleston’s history and food

More info:

Departure point: 46 State St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Return details: 1: Kaminsky’s Dessert Cafe, 78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
2: Carmella’s, 198 E Bay St #100, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
3: Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit, 188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
4: Market Street Sweets, 100 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
5: Eli’s Table, 129 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Exclusions: Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Alcoholic Beverages – (available for individual purchase at most locations)
Voucher: EVouchers + Paper Vouchers accepted
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Dietary restrictions must be communicated directly to Charleston Culinary Tours (843-259-2966) at least *36 hours* before your scheduled tour in order to be accommodated.
Vegan, dairy/lactose, & soy restrictions cannot be adequately accommodated. Guests with multiple allergies should contact Charleston Culinary Tours prior to booking to confirm accommodation.
We cannot assume responsibility for those with severe allergies.
We make every effort to provide a full meal for all guests, however, substitutions for dietary restrictions may not be 1-for-1 with regular tour offerings.
We recommend weather-appropriate attire and comfortable walking shoes.
Tours operate rain or shine, hot or cold. In the rare cases of EXTREME weather (e.g. Hurricane!), we will notify all guests as soon as a decision to cancel has been made.
Minimum drinking age is 21 years.
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
Infants must sit on laps
Not recommended for those under 8 years of age.
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
FACE MASKS: All guests & guides must wear a mask while indoors.
Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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