Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour

2pm or 3pm | 2.5 Hour Tour | Starting at $65

  • Our classic tour
Private Tour

This 2 1/2 hour tour explores Charleston's Historic French Quarter, offering the best of Charleston's history and food while walking some of the oldest & most historic streets in the city! Showcasing some of Charleston's traditional favorites, as well as recent innovations, this tour highlights the cuisine of our favorite locally-owned and operated restaurants in the Holy City. It is a journey that is informative, delicious and fun!

The Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour visits 4 different restaurants and combines elements of a historical tour with a culinary adventure! Insight into Lowcountry cuisine will accompany the broad range of food samples on your tour.

TIP: We recommend the Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour if this is your first visit to Charleston!

Tour Includes:
  • All food and non-alcoholic beverage tastings
  • Enough food to make a meal for most

Please Remember:
  • Tours are held rain or shine
  • These are walking tours, and historic Charleston has a number of very uneven cobblestone streets and sidewalks. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Each tour is unique as destinations rotate according to restaurant availability.

Meeting Location:

2pm Start Time

3pm Start Time

All Charleston Culinary Tours are limited in size in order to deliver an intimate, personalized experience. Each guest will have ample opportunity to interact with your tour guide and/or the chefs and other restaurant staff that you meet along the way!

About Our Tours

Charleston Culinary Tours combine elements of historical tours with culinary adventures.

As most tours sell out, all reservations are required in advance. Each tour is limited in size, so it is recommended that you get your reservations early. Charleston Culinary Tours are held rain or shine.


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