Private Walking Food Tour of Chinatown and North Beach in San Francisco, CA

Travel CuriousIn front of Frank Lloyd Wright building, 140 Maiden Ln, San Francisco, CA 94108San Francisco, CA 94108
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Hop on a Chinatown and North Beach walking tour to experience the best of San Francisco’s food scene! The Little Italy and Chinese neighborhoods are among SF’s most popular dining destinations that flourished for decades and centuries. Learn about the history and mixing of the cultures, and sample some of the most amazing gastronomical feats in the area!

up to 4 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Approximately 4-hour foodie adventures in San Francisco, exciting exclusive narrated walking tours.
  • Departs from the Frank Lloyd Wright building at Maiden Lane, which currently houses the Italian luxury brand ISAIA.
  • Explore SF’s culinary neighbors, Chinatown and Little Italy, and sample the local food.
  • Come in hungry for marvelous food, history and culture. Feel free to ask your friendly guide to learn more.
  • Visit a fortune cookie-making factory and try flavorful dim sums at the food tour (Chinatown, San Francisco.
  • Enjoy a freshly made pizza or calzone and cannoli or espresso at the North Beach/Little Italy food tour.
  • Wear weather-appropriate, comfortable clothing and shoes. Bring bottled water and cash for additional food and drinks.
  • Keep in mind that you are visiting someone else’s neighborhood. Respect diverse beliefs and cultures.


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Explore two of San Francisco’s beloved neighborhoods with a foodie extravaganza tour. With an eclectic array of food from Chinatown and Little Italy, be sure to arrive hungry for this experience. On your private food tour, you will:

-Learn about the histories and the food cultures around two of the city's well-known neighborhoods.
-Walk under the Dragon's Gate and enter San Francisco's world-famous Chinatown.
-Visit a fortune cookie-making factory, where you will not only get to try these pastries when fresh but also learn the history of the factory and its' local influence.
-Stop at a Catholic Cathedral, which has been continuously active since the California Gold Rush.
-Enjoy a seated tasting in Little Italy, indulging in the best place for calzones and pizzas.
-Comb Stockton Street and North Beach's wealth of street markets, bakeries, restaurants, and pavement cafés.
-Finish off with Italian dessert - tasting a cannoli or having an espresso to lift the inevitable food coma from the preceding four hours.

San Francisco's international influences are so diverse that locals are constantly discovering foodie spots that have existed for decades. Don’t miss the chance to try fresh-baked fortune cookies - before they're wrapped in crinkly plastic and served to you at restaurants. On your private tour, your guide will not only take you to the best places to try new desserts and espresso but also equip you with insider knowledge, so you can continue exploring the city's diverse food scene long after your tour has ended. Your tour ends in Washington Square Park, where you can continue on with your day, or take time to digest your food extravaganza by lounging in the grass amongst the locals who congregate in the area every day.

- Private guide.
- Four unique tastings.

- Gratuities.
- Transportation.
- Hotel pickup/drop-off.
- Drinks and additional food.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Private Walking Food Tour of Chinatown and North Beach

Where do the food tours Bay Area depart from?

The culinary tour San Francis departs from the Frank Lloyd Wright building at 140 Maiden Ln, SF. Located within walking distance of Union Square, you'll know you're in Maiden Lane when you see high-fashion designer brands, including Gucci, Chanel and Fendi. Meet your guide in front of ISAIA—the building currently houses this Italian menswear brand.

How long are the private culinary experiences San Francisco tours?

The food crawl-San Francisco lasts approximately four hours.

Is transportation included in the ticket price?

On the Little Italy and Chinese tour (San Francisco), you'll explore the neighborhoods by foot, so transportation is not included.

What's included in the ticket price?

The gourmet walks (San Francisco) include licensed professional guides, visits to North Beach and Chinatown, and up to four local food samples within the culinary neighborhood.

What should I wear for this tour?

Wear weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.

Is the tour family-friendly?

The walking tour is family-friendly and enjoyable for all ages.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible?

Yes, Chinatown and North Beach are wheelchair and stroller accessible.

Where does the tour end?

Tour ends at Union Square, within a few steps from where the tour started!