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The Pork and Bacon Walking Food Tour of Toronto's Hogtown History provided by Toronto Urban Adventures

The Pork and Bacon Walking Food Tour of Toronto's Hogtown History

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You'll start at
Hockey Hall of Fame
30 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M5E 1X8, CanadaOutside the Hockey Hall of Fame (NW corner of Yonge St. and Front St.)
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  • 1
    Toronto Urban Adventures
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Gooderham (Flatiron) Building
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    St. Lawrence Market
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 4
    Queen Street
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll end at
Bathurst St at King St West
Toronto, ON M5V, CanadaKing Street West, near Bathurst Street
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hockey Hall of Fame, 30 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M5E 1X8, Canada
Return Details
Bathurst St at King St West, Toronto, ON M5V, Canada
  • A fun, friendly, English-speaking tour guide
  • Bacon, sausage, and pork to try at three different restaurants
  • One-way streetcar transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Toronto Urban Adventures
  • Drinks
  • Additional food
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress for the weather. You will be taking a streetcar to cover the long distance between stops, but will otherwise, be walking.
  • There are no vegetarian or vegan options available and no food substitutions
  • Children must be 6 to 11 years old. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.
  • You will be in a small group of maximum of 12 people
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour visits a local butcher shop that specialises in organic meats from sustainably practicing farms in the region where you will learn about organic and ethical farming.
  • All of the meat you sample on this tour is produced in an ethical manner.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Zac D wrote a review Oct 2019
Werribee, Australia69 contributions20 helpful votes
Starting in the east at St Lawrence Market the majority of the tour occurred in the west of Toronto, with a streetcar used to get across the city. Jason was an excellent guide to both the food and the city with a detour down Graffiti Alley much appreciated. The highlight meal of
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from JasonTourGuy, Owner at The Pork and Bacon Walking Food Tour of Toronto's Hogtown History
Responded 7 Feb 2020
Thanks for taking our "When Pigs Fry" Pork and Bacon Tour! It's such a fun tour to lead - who wouldn't enjoy feeding people delicious food? Now I'm craving a pork sandwich...
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darren m wrote a review Aug 2019
Sydney, Australia1 contribution
What a fun afternoon of learning about the city, eating delicious food all with the amazing Sam taking us around!
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wrh0de5 wrote a review Jun 2019
Anchorage, Alaska31 contributions1 helpful vote
Tour is now called "When Pigs Fry." Don't eat before you go. Great tour, great pork, and, at the last place on King (Wvrst), incredible beer. (And kangaroo, and crocodile!) But the real attraction is the knowledgeable guide, Sam. And for us who don't speak fluent Canadian, she
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Date of experience: June 2019
Barry Dawkins wrote a review Jun 2019
5 contributions1 helpful vote
Great afternoon with Sam, didn't know what to expect being a local but was pleasantly surprised. Would recommend to anyone visitors and locals.
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Date of experience: June 2019
mfm02 wrote a review Jun 2019
Miami Beach, Florida4 contributions1 helpful vote
Wonderful time with tour guide Mike. Delicious food, interesting history. Exceeded my expectations. Must do if you like pork.
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Date of experience: June 2019
About the operator

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By: Toronto Urban Adventures
Awesome experience
The tour was fun and interesting and glad I got the chance to see some neighborhoods in the city I might not otherw
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It was an interesting morning
My boyfriend and I took this trip as a weekend date/getting to know our city better trip (We're both familiar with
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Won't speak re-the tour itself, but was unable to book due to inadequate customer service
I got a Groupon for a friend's birthday gift -- I wanted to go ahead and set the dates before giving it to her, bu
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highly recommend, he was amazing.
Jordan was excellent! Was incredibly knowledgeable about both beer and Toronto history. I'm from Toronto and he had
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Chris A
Great Beer Tour
Jordan was great, very informative about Toronto. Took us to some great boozers with excellent beer. The nachos and
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A must
This was booked as part of a larger group tour so was unsure of what to expect. Jason was a brilliant host; warm, f
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Discover some of the best eats in Old Toronto
Did the Canadian Food Discovery tour with my boyfriend, and it was a lot of fun. We're both locals, but we learned
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Great Experience
We had our tour with Sam and she was fabulous! She was so receptive to questions and had all the answers too! We ar
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Don’t Hesitate. Book it!
We did both the Kensington Market and St. Lawrence Market tours with Jason. This will sound like a broken record b
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Fantastic way to explore the neighbourhoods
Jason was a friendly, funny and equally knowledgable guide. Unlike some walking tours where you feel the guide may
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Jamie P
A great way to experience the neighborhood.
Jason was an amazing and knowledgeable guide. Visiting Kensington Market was highly recommended by co-workers. The
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Dwight N
Charming way to absorb the history and current state of an interesting and diverse part of Toronto
We really enjoyed this tour and were surprised at the scope of subjects dealt with expertly by our guide, Brie. Fro
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Jordan was awesome
Jordan was an awesome tour guide!!! Would highly recommend the tour. He is funny, friendly, and approachable. Recom
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Fun and interesting
Great time, cool bars, informative guide. Jordan met everyone by the Hockey Hall of Fame and walked us all over
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Best tour every. Anywhere
Tour with Jason Fun, educational , personal Learned lots about redevelopment, Canada’s relationship with First Nati
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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