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Avital Food Tours

San Francisco, CA
+1 415-355-4044
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As seen on The Travel Channel, our walking food tours take guests on a unique food experience behind-the-scenes in the San Francisco Culinary World to meet chefs, restaurant owners and industry experts. You'll eat your way through the authentic local hotspots, while learning about the neighborhood history - The Mission District's murals, North Beach's Barbary Coast Trail and hidden tunnels, and Union Square's cocktail center. Bring your appetite!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
San Francisco, CA
Mission District
+1 415-355-4044
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Thank tarnell2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

We got this gift as a birthday present for my 28th birthday. It was amazing. The food of course was the star of the sho3w but our guide was friendly, knowledgeable and hospitable. I loved this Italian tour and would recommend getting Margherita as your...More

Thank Danielle A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was one of, if not the most, favorite part of our trip. I highly recommend doing this early in your trip, because the tour guides (Cecilia, who will one day be on the Food Network for sure, and Avital, the founding woman herself) know...More

Thank dragongirl911
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Avital tours offers tours that do not replace, but complement, the walking or riding tours offered by other tour companies. It takes a deeper dive into the neighborhood, blending stories of the people, the food they brought to or created in the City, and the...More

Thank Melissa E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Margarita was the best. Her personality made this tour so fun and the food was amazing. The tidbits about the city as we walked was super interesting.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was excellent and Margherita was the best tour guide. Love the Goldrush drink at Doc's Lab and it was so yummy!

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been on 17 food tours and would rank this one maybe 14. Our guide was pleasant but not inspiring. We had a small empanada, small veggie and chicken tacos, a deviled egg, a slice of ham and an oyster with a small ice...More

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Avital Food Tour in the Mission hosted by Margherita was phenomenal! The food and drinks were delicious and Margherita is incredibly knowledgeable and fun to talk with! She made the experience even better!

Thank ebeitinglipps
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I got this food tour as a gift for our engagement and we absolutely loved it. We got to experience so many spots in the Mission and learned a lot from our upbeat and positive guide Margherita. We would definitely recommend it...More

Thank Aly S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Margherita was an energetic, attentive, knowledgeable guide. Our group of 6 was very impressed with the quality, organization, and care that went into the 3 hours. Businesses visited operated with a social conscientiousness, which we appreciated.

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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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Marilyn P
12 March 2017|
Response from Avitalungar | Property representative |
Marilyn, Thanks so much for your interest in our gift certificates. Via our website for Avital Tours you can click on "Gift Cards" in the menu bar on the far right. (Sadly, TripAdvisor does not allow us to add url links into... More
Sarah L
8 November 2016|
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Response from Avitalungar | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, our guides and staff work really hard all year long, and since many of our stellar restaurant partners also close, we have decided to let everyone celebrate with their families. As a result, we are not running and... More
Carol s
13 August 2015|
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Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It was lots of fun!