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St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour provided by Toronto Food Tours Inc.

St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour

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Overview
Get a taste of Toronto’s multicultural history on a leisurely food and walking tour of Old Town. Visit the area’s gems as you listen to little-known anecdotes about its turbulent history. The tour ends at St. Lawrence Market, which can be overwhelming to navigate alone. Follow your guide through the market to enjoy generous samples representing a diverse range of cuisines.
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You'll start at
93 Front St E
93 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1C3, CanadaInside the main market doors. By the elevator.
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    St James Anglican Cathedral
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    St. Lawrence Market
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll end at
93 Front St E
93 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1C3, CanadaInside the main market doors. By the elevator.
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Highlights
  • Experience Toronto’s multicultural food scene all in one afternoon
  • Go with a guide: Sheer amount of eateries can be overwhelming alone
  • Hear little-known historical anecdotes you won’t find in guidebooks
  • See a world-renowned stained glass collection in Toronto’s oldest church
What to Expect
The tour begins in the morning at St. Lawrence Market. Fuel up for day with freshly-baked croissants and a hot drink from an independent coffee shop. Start the tour at Toronto’s oldest church, home to one of Canada’s most prized stained-glass collections. As you make your way through Old Town, your guide provides a historical overview of the city and points out landmarks you may not have recognized on your own. Circle back to St. Lawrence Market for an array of food samplings, such as Jewish bagels, Ukrainian pierogies, and Indian candy. With over 100 vendors, the market can be overwhelming—let your guide navigate to the best stalls for you.
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Important Information
Departure Point
93 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1C3, Canada
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Restaurant taxes and gratuities
  • Guide
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities for tour guide (optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please indicate any dietary restrictions or food allergies at time of booking
  • Gluten free and vegan options may be available for a small surcharge. Please inquire at time of booking
  • Tours run in all weather conditions, please dress accordingly
  • Please note that the market's busiest day is Saturday and tastings may vary. Guests booking the Saturday tour are asked to be mindful of this as you may experience limited seating areas and slightly longer wait times. A walk through the farmers market tent is included on the Saturday tour.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Michelle P wrote a review 9 Mar
Brampton, Canada2 contributions
My husband and I just did the Friday Night Feast and it was amazing. The tour of the St. Lawrence Market, the rich history of the area, the amazing food, and the fun meeting new people and trying our hand at cooking. Chef Scott was a lot of fun the entire night, and there were
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from FoodToursTO, Public Relations Manager at St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello, We are glad you both had a blast at Friday Night Feast with us! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review.
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Terry F wrote a review 2 Mar
Petrolia, Canada19 contributions5 helpful votes
Tons of food and drink venues. All fresh food made right there. If you want a great experience get a sandwich or plate to eat right on the spot.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from FoodToursTO, Public Relations Manager at St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello Terry, We are glad you had an amazing time exploring St. Lawrence Market with us. Thank you for leaving us a review we appreciate it!
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Kristen P wrote a review Feb 2020
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We are from the area, but sometimes like to explore our own city. This tour was great, and we learned a lot of new information about Toronto. The food tasting was amazing as well. Jerry was a fantastic guide who was a perfect mix of knowledgeable, friendly and fun. Highly
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from FoodToursTO, Public Relations Manager at St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour
Responded 5 weeks ago
Hello, We are glad as locals you had a blast exploring and eating your way through St. Lawrence Market. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review we appreciate it!
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Leognano wrote a review Feb 2020
Toronto, Canada4 contributions4 helpful votes
My out of town friend and I had a wonderful afternoon tour and met some wonderful people at the Market including our exceptional tour guide Gerri! We appreciated her historical knowledge of Toronto. The food choices were all delicious and we had a great time. I would definitely
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from FoodToursTO, Public Relations Manager at St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour
Responded 5 weeks ago
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are thrilled you and your friend had a wonderful afternoon with us exploring St. Lawrence Market.
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Luisa C wrote a review Feb 2020
Nobleton, Canada11 contributions3 helpful votes
Chef Scott is an entertaining story teller, and he has plenty to share about the St.Lawrence Market and Old Toronto. We prepared and enjoyed a great meal (five courses) in a scenic and historic spot with lots of friendly folks. I shouldn’t forget to mention that the wine and
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from FoodToursTO, Public Relations Manager at St. Lawrence Market and Old Toronto Food Tour
Responded 24 Feb 2020
Hello Luisa, We are glad you enjoyed Market Feast with Chef Scott. Thank you for leaving us a review we appreciate it.
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Marilyn S
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Generous
Our guide was Gerrie and she was wonderful. She explained we would be getting large portions, but we could have o
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Pampered at Edible History at the St Lawrence Market with Chef Scott
Incredible evening at St Lawrence Market with Chef Scott. Magnificently planned evening with a fantastic menu along
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Food tour
Guide was wonderful, and flexible. She was knowledgeable about the area”s history. We made some non-food stamps, th
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lornef123
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Good fest with friends
There is no better way of experiencing Kensington Market than walking/ eating your way through the market. There
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Friday Night Market Feast
We were a group of 10 for the Friday night feast (on Saturday) and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. The venue is fanta
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Delicious Trip on the Ossington Strip
We had a VIP tour with Chef Scott. My wife and I have done many food tours in many cities in the US and Canada (Mi
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Doc24p
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TERRIFIC guide and lots of food!
We had Jerry/Gerry for our Sunday Brunch tour and she was just BRILLIANT! So knowledgeable (we are from Toronto an
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NattyDeFirenze
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No kidding - come HUNGRY!
A perfect way to spend the middle of the day, walking through Chinatown and getting the scoop on the surroundings w
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Chinatown Food Tour
Chef Scott met us and began to regale my wife and I with stories about Toronto and Chinatown. We’ve been to old Chi
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Robbie B
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Toronto Food Tour - Simply the Best!
"Mr. Boo," and I lucked up, our scheduled guide was out and the owner, Chef Scott Savoie, stepped in. We were lucky
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BrittCo
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Great way to explore the city
My husband and I did this tour while visiting Toronto. It was a lot of fun and the pizza was delicious. It was a gr
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Jess G
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Great Tour with Chef Scott!
My partner and I booked a tour for Monday and loved it! No one else booked but Chef Scott informed us that the tour
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Jane L
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Kelsey is a lively and knowledgeable guide
Packed with interesting historical detail and tasty food. We particularly enjoyed our visit to the Spirit of York d
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Lyn B
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Interesting, but not all that we had hoped.
Kelly, our tour guide, gave us a fascinating insight into the shops and history of Chinatown. The restaurants we vi
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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