Food is the Universal Language That Connects People
Strolling our brick-lined streets, our enthusiastic, local guide will share their knowledge of architectural gems, chef-owned restaurants, art and live theater. 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 1/2 hours and participants can expect to be standing or walking for about half of the time. We walk at a moderate pace and provide at least four sit-down locations for at least one-hour total during the tour. You will walk away with new historical and architectural perspectives having satisfied your inner foodie and with a greater appreciation for Fulton’s culinary artisans.
Your tour includes:
- A friendly and passionate expert tour guide to share our culinary knowledge, mix of restaurants, shops, art and museums in the Historic Brick District. We can’t wait to show you Fulton.
- 7+ tastings, bites & sips enough for a hearty lunch.
- Authentic handmade Brooklyn pizza is regarded as the best in the county.
- Eat around the US, while only walking a few blocks.
- Three generations of local ice cream, served at a drug store soda fountain.
- Locally owned restaurants with flavorful foods, drinks and tiny 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?
$30 and includes services of our tour guide and food and drink and gratuities provided by the tour. Reservations can be made at 573-642-9229. Taxes are not included. Also, not included is anything ordered by the guests and gratuity for the tour guide. Tickets must be purchased at least 24 hours in advance.
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 well soled shoes. 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 drink and food tastings, that lunch afterwards should not be necessary for most people.
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 a couple of stops on our tour that do include alcohol tastings. Guests of legal drinking age who would like to participate in these tastings, must have a valid ID. If under 21 or for those without ID, substitute tastings will be made available.
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, Monday 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. We encourage you to allow time after the tour to return to any favorite location where you may have seen an item that you would like to purchase. The tours are on a schedule to arrive at each tasting location so it is important to stay on schedule, 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 for good service 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.