The Real Chinatown Food Tour by Explore San Francisco

back to: San Francisco (and vicinity) California United States of America




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Duration: 3h
Location: Chinatown, San Francisco, United States | San Francisco, United States


Category: Food & Drink

Highlights:
Chance to taste delicious exotic dishes & famous delicacies
Led by local guide fluent in Cantonese & maximum group of 15
Bold atmosphere of the district's many bustling wet markets
Shops & quirky old buildings along less-traveled streets
Fascinating opportunity to see how fortune cookies are made

Inclusions:
Guided walking food tour of Chinatown
Food samples
Live tour commentary provided in English

Description:

Taste delicious culinary delights in one of the oldest quarters of San Francisco—Chinatown. Learn about the unique stories of the neighborhood, admire the vibrant architecture, and see how fortune cookies are made as you explore the neighborhood like a local with your expert guide.

Meet your guide in historic Chinatown. Upon arrival, stroll through the bustling streets and vibrant wet markets. Led by your local guide, fluent in Cantonese, explore and even watch the craft of bargaining at the open-air markets and stalls selling vegetables, meat, and various housewares.

Along the way, stop at selected eateries to taste some exotic bites as well as famous Chinese food such as mooncakes, fortune cookies, and pastries. As you savor your food, your guide shares the importance of these cuisines in Chinese culture.

Then, continue your walking tour and explore traditional shops in quirky old buildings on the less-traveled alleys and hidden streets. Visit the Fortune Cookie Factory and see the famous cookies being made fresh off the hot press. If time permits, stop at local temples and an herbalist shop before you conclude your day.



Cancellation Policy: 4 days
Know before you book: Children 4 and younger are complimentary but they will not receive food tastings., At least 4 people are required for this activity to take place., Maximum group size is 15 people., If you have any allergies or dietary restrictions, please mention this when you call to confirm your reservation., Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time., You will receive confirmation of your exact meeting point when you call to confirm your reservation.

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