Food is the Universal Language That Connects People
Strolling our brick-lined streets, our enthusiastic, local guide will share their knowledge of Fulton and Callaway County. Your guide will intertwine food tasting with interesting facts, lively tales and history that will surprise you! Wonder how Fulton made it to the big screen? We’ll tell you the story! Tours generally last about 2 hours and participants can expect to be standing or walking for about half of the time. We walk at a moderate pace and provide two sit down locations for about one-hour total during the tour. You will walk away with new historical and architectural perspectives and a greater appreciation for Fulton’s culinary artisans.
Your tour includes:
- A friendly and knowledgeable tour guide to share history and information about the mix of restaurants, shops, art and museums in the Historic Brick District. We can’t wait to show you Fulton.
- 2 tastings, bites & sips enough for a light lunch.
- Authentic Cuban food and New Orleans style beignets.
- Discover how you can eat food from around the US, while walking a few blocks.
- Locally owned restaurants with flavorful foods, drinks and morsels of history along the way.
- We take care of the reservations. Beat the lines & skip the wait with VIP access.
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is the ticket price for the food tour?
$40 includes services of our tour guide, food and drink (excluding adult beverages). Reservations can be made at 573-642-9229. Taxes are not included. Gratuity for the tour guide not included. Tickets must be purchased at time room reservation is made. Please call is desired tour date is less than one week away.
Can I get a refund or reschedule my tickets?
Once purchased, tickets cannot be refunded or rescheduled.
Is there parking available in the area & where will the tour end?
There is an abundance of free and metered on-street parking and small lots throughout the area. Cost of parking in a lot is $.25 for an hour. Our final tasting is about a 5-minute walk from the starting location.
How should I dress for a tour?
Please dress casual and comfortable, prepared for the different seasons in Fulton, and wear shoes fit for walking. Rain or shine, we dine (umbrellas are provided).
How much food is served on the food tour?
We encourage eating a light breakfast before the tour. The Food Tour will serve enough food, with the mix of tastings and drinks that you will get a light lunch.
What is the size of the group?
We limit the group to 12 guests and is suitable for ages 13+ and most fitness levels.
Will there be alcohol tastings on this tour?
We do have stops where alcohol is on the menu. Guests of legal drinking age may purchase alcohol with a valid I.D.
What if I have dietary restrictions or food allergies?
At this time we CAN accommodate food substitutions for vegetarians on our tour but we CANNOT make food substitutions for any other food allergies (such as gluten-free or dairy-free). We are sorry for the inconvenience. Allergies and preferences must be indicated in advance at the time of ticket purchase. Please notify us of any serious allergies so we can tell you which food(s) to avoid. We have a few gluten-free options.
What time does the food tour begin?
It departs at 1:00 PM, Wednesday thru Saturday.
How much walking is there on the tour?
The tour covers just under a mile in distance. The meeting place will be provided with ticket purchase along with parking information.
Will there be time to shop during the tour?
In order for us to stay on our food-tasting schedule, we ask that you please wait to shop until after the tour is completed. The tours are on a schedule to arrive at each tasting location so the food is given fresh and at proper temperature for each stop.
Are restrooms available during the tour?
There will be restrooms available at the beginning, middle and end of our tour.
Does the tour guide accept gratuities?
Gratuities are always greatly appreciated, although not mandatory. The standard gratuity in the service industry is 15%.
Can I book a private group tour?
Yes, Our food tour is available for private groups, please call 573-642-9229 to inquire about a private tour.
Are Gift Certificates available for purchase?
Yes, gift certificates are available for the Food Tour and make a perfect gift for holidays, birthdays or any other occasion! To purchase or learn more about our gift certificates, please call 573-642-9229 or visit our Gift Certificates page.