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Save time trying out restaurants based solely on recommendations only to be disappointed. This Atlanta food tour gives you the lay of the land when it comes to Southern food, and allows you to try 15 different tastings at seven super-popular eateries. Find your favorite spots, and then use your included coupon booklet to save money when you go back for a meal.
Highlights
  • Get your money’s worth with 15 food tastings at seven locally owned eateries
  • Hear about the city’s history and the role food has played
  • Receive a coupon book to use around Atlanta 
  • A start time of before lunch ensures you’ll have room for all the samples
What to Expect
Your Atlanta food walking tour meets at Paschal's Restaurant on Northside Drive. Once you link up with your guide and small group, you’ll explore the culinary history and culture of Georgia’s state capital. This tour, which covers about two miles on foot in roughly half a day, stops at seven local eateries. Try a range of Southern fare, including soul food, barbecue, Lowcountry, and Creole dishes. Stops may include Smoke Ring, Just Add Honey Tea Company, and Miss D's Pralines. You can also sample an alcoholic beverage. It’s not just about food. Your guide connects Southern food to the city’s rich history. Learn about the role the city’s restaurants played in the Civil Rights Movement, among other historical tidbits. Your tour ends at Sweet Auburn Curb Market.
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Important Information
Departure Point
180 Northside Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Sweet Auburn Curb Market, 209 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Inclusions
  • 15 food tastings, including an alcoholic beverage at 7 locally-owned restaurants
  • A friendly and insightful food expert who will guide you through the history of Southern food
  • Walking and historical tour through Historic Downtown Atlanta
  • Small group tours of no more than 14 people
  • Discount and coupon book for food tour guests only
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (suggested)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved. The tour is over 2 easy miles through Downtown Atlanta with plenty of rest stops. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a bottle of water!
  • Operates in all weather conditions, rain or shine, please dress appropriately and carry an umbrella.
  • If you have food restrictions, allergies or aversions, please note them in the Special Requirements section.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Wonderful! Learning the history of the food influences and the history itself was great but add fantastic food on top of it … wow. Emily was personable, fun and entertaining. Whether you're a local like me or from out of town, this is the way to get info you can't get back any
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We did this tour while in Atlanta for the weekend and had a blast. Joy is the tour guide extraordinaire and brings a wealth of knowledge of the city and Civil Rights movement blended in perfectly with the food. My husband was a little hesitant to do this tour and ended up
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First and foremost "Thank you" to Joy, our wonderful guide. Her spirit and knowledge was an important factor in making this tour a fantastic event. I have been recommending her and the tour to all our friends. I have been living in the Atlanta area for twelve year and was able
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Let's be honest, Atlanta is not the most swinging town in the world but Jamie brought it alive. With a lot of background stories about its history, Dr. ML King jr, civil rights and fantastic tastings of Southern food and cuisine she knew how to fascinate us during the entire
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Margaret was a fantastic guide! Even though we are from Atlanta, she taught us so many new things. I would highly recommend this tour!
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About the operator
By: Unexpected Atlanta Walking Tours
1,131 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
GG-CHS
Charleston, South Carolina
5231
Enjoyed Making Memories, Thanks Margaret.
I had an excellent experience with Margaret on this fantastic tour. I was captivated by the story told of the
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Ryan H
Dallas, Georgia, United States
4917
Whether local or out-of-towner, GO!
Wonderful! Learning the history of the food influences and the history itself was great but add fantastic food on
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christineb554
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
76
Great Mixture of Food, Facts and Fun!
We did this tour while in Atlanta for the weekend and had a blast. Joy is the tour guide extraordinaire and
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Stefanie T
Prague
23
Excellent All Around
First and foremost "Thank you" to Joy, our wonderful guide. Her spirit and knowledge was an important factor in
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maclavarela
Almere, The Netherlands
161
Unexpected private tour..
On sunday Nov. 17, I was the only one that booked this tour, so this was the unexpected private tour. Jeniffer was
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roro1907221
20
Great 3 hour tour
Marcy was wonderful very knowledgeable on history and food! I learned a lot from the tour and they give you
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Rob M
60
Interesting stories, great tastings
Let's be honest, Atlanta is not the most swinging town in the world but Jamie brought it alive. With a lot of
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99999999vftynk
10
A wonderful way to experience the unique history of this important area.
I loved this tour. Jennifer really brought the area alive. It was a lovely walk through an area steeped in
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Maria R
New York
227
Interesting and Educational
This tour was incredible. Jennifer did an amazing job of weaving together the story of how the Old Fourth Ward
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brusselscitygirl
Clearwater, Florida
5916
Fantastic tour
Emily our tour was very knowledgeable. She kept us interested and entertained. The pace of the tour was very
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TravelingPeach23
10
Great for locals and visitors!
I found this online and am so thrilled that I got tickets for myself (an ATL native) and a friend from out of
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ofc3574
10
Delicious food!
Margaret was a fantastic guide! Even though we are from Atlanta, she taught us so many new things. I would highly
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DM R
40
3-hour History and Food Tour in Atlanta
The tour was tasty for the mind and the belly. We enjoyed Margaret’s stories of the history of Atlanta and the
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Sandra K
10
Fantastic tour with Jamie
Being a single traveller in a new city, the food tour was a great way to meet like-minded people, see the city and
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carlmelella
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
227
Grant Park Past and Future Food Walk
Time well spent with interesting food and insights into Atlanta history. We enjoyed our time with the guide,
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