Seattle’s Best Food Tours

Seattle takes good eats seriously, with food tours galore to show off the city’s gourmet side. Check out these food tours that bring Seattle’s hometown feel to life, ranging from underground secrets to famous favorites.

Savor Seattle Chocolate Indulgence Tour

via Flickr user Cameron Yee

via Flickr user Cameron Yee

This two-hour walking tour of historic Pioneer Square takes you to the most decadent, chocolatey highlights of the city. From truffles to cupcakes to award-winning cookies, Savor Seattle puts it all on display for you to relish. Vibrant tour guides love what they do, giving you the backstory on how Seattle fell almost as hard for cocoa beans as it did for coffee beans, with 50 plus chocolatiers in the city. Enjoy the rich history first hand with over 16 samples throughout the tour.

Alki Bike Tour

via Flickr user Gene Bisbee

via Flickr user Gene Bisbee

After catching the water taxi from Pier 50 downtown, cruise along the famous beach walk at Alki in West Seattle, eating your way around the trendy neighborhood with a killer view of the skyline. The tour comes with bike and helmet rental and covers six miles, stopping at five locations to fill up on area favorites. Pedal sedately between area eateries on the flat path while you take in the scenery and a bit of local culture from Taste Seattle.

Seattle Bites Pike Place

via Flickr user Kevin Harber

via Flickr user Kevin Harber

This tastebud tour of Pike Place gives you the gourmet highlights, along with fun facts about the city and the market’s history delivered in small groups to keep the experience intimate. You get to jump the line at popular market stalls, sampling tasty morsels while engaging merchants give you the details behind each treat, along with special discounts for tour-goers. Guides give you an authentic taste of the city on foot, and the company gives back, contributing a portion of proceeds to help sustain the market.

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