The Original Downtown Food Tour

The Original Downtown Food Tour


3.5ish hours
Length depends on group size and pace


Most Ages


Alcoholic beverages are included with purchase of the Alcohol Ticket.
There are 2 tasting locations that include an alcoholic beverage.


Food tastings are included in the price. Tastings and locations vary depending on the day.


Tours run daily, rain or shine

Tour Description

The Original Downtown food tour is a great way to explore and get a feel for downtown Santa Barbara while eating, drinking, and learning some fun local history on foot.

Guests enjoy a variety of local food tasting (between 5-6 locations). Most tours include a stop at a local wine tasting room.

If you are interested in a private, corporate or semi custom experience, please fill out this form.

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Where To Meet

Once you have booked your tour, exact meeting location will be sent via email. All meeting locations will be in downtown Santa Barbara. 

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Additional Tour FAQs

  • Tours run daily
  • If you do not see a tour offered on a day you want or the tour is full, please email
  • Downtown Santa Barbara
  • Food served on the tour is enough for lunch for MOST people
  • Tasting partners change depending on the day and availability
  • 21+ tickets include two stops that have alcohol (usually wine) and 1 tasting location with a nonalcoholic beverage
  • Nonalcoholic tickets include water at the wine tasting and 2 nonalcoholic beverages
  • Due to California almost always being in a drought, we do not offer water, unless it is requested

We do our best to accommodate food allergies and aversions, but we cannot always accommodate them

We must know about allergies and aversions ahead of time

There is no guarantee that there will be not be cross contamination of any given allergy

When you purchase tickets, there is a section to include any food allergies/aversions etc




  • Yes, unless you have a stroller or motorized scooter (please alert us ahead of time)
  • If you have health issues that prevent you from walking or are move at a slower place, please look into our private tour options Private Tour Experiences
  • If you find yourself in that situation where you do need to bring an animal, be prepared to have someone in your party stay outside with your animal (if the tasting is indoors), AND DO NOT FEED ANY ANIMALS AT THE TABLE.

  • For all other questions – please reach out to

Tasting partners

Below is the list of the tasting partners that we are honored to be working with.

Tours visit 5-6 tasting partners.

Tasting partners and tastings vary depending on the day and availability.


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