On this 3 hour walking tour you will meet the talented chefs behind some of Charleston's greatest restaurants and gain insight into their ideas, methods and creativity. The Chef's Kitchen Tour will visit five restaurants and introduce you to Charleston chefs who will discuss the inspirations for their restaurants and provide a tour of their kitchens.
In addition to visiting kitchens, the tour will include various samples along the way, including coffee and pastries, delicious biscuits from a celebrated Charleston biscuit maker and a selection of traditional southern dishes.
TIP: If you want to meet Charleston Chefs, see inside their Kitchens, hear guide Hoon Calhoun spin some tales and sample dishes along the way this is the tour for you!
An opportunity to meet and ask questions of some of Charleston’s best chefs.
Tastings which will include coffee and pastries, southern biscuits and other traditional southern dishes.
A narrated tour by a licensed tour guide between stops.
In comparison to our Downtown and Upper King Street Culinary Tours this tour is NOT focused on food sampling.
Tours are held rain or shine
These are walking tours, and historic Charleston has a number of very uneven cobblestone streets and sidewalks, so wear comfortable shoes and clothing
Each tour is unique as destinations rotate according to restaurant availability.
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 as well as the chefs and other restaurant staff that you meet.
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.