Downtown Austin Food Tour
- Passionate tour providers are ranked #1 on Yelp.com and have been featured on Austin's NBC and CBS
- Experience 7-8 food tastings offering tasty local eats including a stop at the Austin Farmer's Market, the city's newest gastropub, a landmark burger joint and more
- Learn about downtown Austin's history and see that there's more to downtown than the nightlife
- Great for visitors to Austin or locals looking to experience all this area has to offer!
On this downtown Austin food tour, you'll travel to some of the city's greatest unknown gems for some culinary exploration and incredible tastings.
Your fun and informative guides will lead you through some of downtown's best off-the-beaten path eateries. Along the way, you'll learn about the history of the neighborhood, its happenings and the local culinary scene from a local Austinite.
The downtown food tour typically includes fresh arrivals at the Austin Farmer's Market, a landmark burger joint, freshly baked sweets, Austin's newest gastropub, gourmet sausages, a libation sampling and more!
You'll get a chance to meet face to face with the people behind the food, and learn the stories behind the dishes you sample along the way.
Be sure to bring your appetite!
Year round. Saturdays at 10:00 AM
You'll cover about 8-10 city blocks of walking through the course of this 3 hour tour. All tastings are included in the price. The tour will end approximately one block from your original starting point. Gratuity for your tour guide is not included and appreciated if you enjoy your experience. Recommended guide gratuity is $10-$13 per person.
3 - 3.5 hours
You will be accompanied by other tour participants, with a maximum of 12 per tour. For groups larger than 4 please contact Cloud 9 Living directly for pricing.
This experience is only for those on the tour.
This tour is weather dependent in the event of severe weather. Always contact your experience provider with any questions about weather conditions.
What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothes appropriate for the weather. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes.
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 3-6 weeks prior to your ideal date. These tours are very popular and fill up early.
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling is allowed up to 7 days prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel or rebook at least 7 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.
What should I bring on the tour?
Comfortable shoes and a camera if you’d like.
Can I bring kids on the tour?
This tour is for ages 15 and up. Alcohol will only be served to those who are 21 and up with valid ID.
Should we have a light meal before the tour?
Although you will be sampling at each eatery, you will be eating the equivalent of a large meal. Most people leave full.
What about tipping?
Gratuity for your tour guide is not included and appreciated if you enjoy your experience. Recommended guide gratuity is $10-$13 per person.
Which restaurants do we visit on the tour?
There are over 30 local restaurants and food trailers that our provider works with. The itinerary for the tour changes frequently and so it is not listed in the description. Enjoy the delicious surprise!