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We asked these tour guides for the best restaurants and bars in LA

March 14, 2016

Straight from the source! These guys make it their job to know what's hot in LA, and we trust that they'll have some of the best recomendations when it comes to all things local. Read on to discover their top picks!

 

 

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    Downtown LA Food Tour

    (10)
    A fabled downtown setting. Six destinations chosen for their delectability. The wafting of tantalizing aromas. Nibbles and eyerolls. Probably a lot of saliva. Traipse alongside a friendly tour guide as you visit some of the finest eateries in DTLA. Destinations are pulled from a list that include Pitchoun Bakery, DTLA Cheese, Berlin Currywurst, Madcapra Falafel, Guisados, the Nickel Diner, and Bottega Louie. Enjoy enough gourmet bites for a satisfying lunch. Explore Grand Central Market, view renowned architecture, discover hidden gems, and listen to anecdotes about the history of a neighborhood that firmly embodies Los Angeles's remarkable diversity. Mmm, cultural melting pots. Maybe bring a bib.
    Downtown LA Food Tour

    545 S Olive St, Los Angeles

    • Visit six different DTLA eateries during a guided walking tour
    • Enjoy enough gourmet samples for filling lunch
    • View architecture and hear stories about the city's growth
    • Stretch your legs, inspire your mind, and fill your stomach
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    10 positive reviews
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    Taco Tour

    (28)
    The only time you shouldn't feel guilty about eating too many tacos is on THIS tour. Why? Because you'll be pedaling off the calories and the impending food coma over nine miles of deliciousness. During this 2 to 3-hour tour, you'll ride through different neighborhoods and historic sites in search of LA's most popular on-the-go food... tacos! Get pumped to visit an impressive array of LA's best taco stands and trucks! You'll visit well-known locations as well as hidden gems. Your taste buds will thank you!
    Taco Tour

    Downtown Los Angles, Los Angeles

    • Indulge your taste buds on a bicycle tour of LA's best taco spots
    • Sample a variety of delicious tacos at stands and trucks that are often overlooked
    • Ride through different neighborhoods and past historic sites
    • Feel like a local as you experience one of LA's most popular on-the-go foods
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    28 positive reviews
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    Funk Zone Food & Photo Tour

    (29)
    Do you enjoy food and booze so much that you often find yourself Instagramming your delicious dinner choices? Do you take capturing your indulgent moments very seriously? We hope you're not hungry right now, because reading this may make you salivate out of desire. On this tour you'll walk through the historic waterfront and sample delicious food including bites of fresh seafood, gastropub creations, and Mexican or Spanish foods as well as artisan beer, locally grown wines, & hand-crafted spirits. Along the way, you’ll get immersed in the local culture and hear interesting stories about each place you’ll visit. Yum! You won't leave empty handed either! Throughout your tour, you will be taught some useful tips on how to take the best food pictures, so bring along your smartphone (recommended) or camera of choice. Delicious tacos may last only a few minutes, but the knowledge you'll gain on this tour will last much longer. Cheers!
    Funk Zone Food & Photo Tour

    225 State Street, Santa Barbara

    • Take part in a 3-hour walking tour around Santa Barbara to taste some of the area's best cuisine
    • Sample a variety of fresh local food from 8 tasting locations and wash it down with beer, wine, or spirits
    • Get tips on how to take awesome photos of your food
    • Step up your Instagram game to the next level
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    29 positive reviews
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    Avalon Tasting & Cultural Walking Tour

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    Stroll through downtown Avalon like a local and savor the flavors that the Catalina Island offers. Encounter cultural, architectural and historical insights while tasting a variety of flavors from restaurants & unique eateries by the bay. All of these locations feature various critically acclaimed entrees, desserts and beverages for you to indulge. As you snack, your knowledgeable, spirited guide will provide insights into the food being served, the history behind the people who prepared it, and the eatery you are visiting. You will encounter the sights, sounds and stories behind well known historical landmarks, in addition to discovering hidden gems of this enchanting isle's continuing saga. Tasting locations may include: Steve's Steakhouse, Maggie's Blue Rose, Mr. Ning's Chinese Garden, Catalina Coffee & Cookie Co., Bluewater Avalon, and C.C. Gallagher's. Alternate tasting locations may include Avalon Seafood, The Lobster Trap, and Coyote Joe's. This pleasurable foodie experience will be the highlight of your time spent on Catalina Island!
    Avalon Tasting & Cultural Walking Tour

    Crescent Ave, Avalon

    • Enjoy a fascinating culinary and cultural tour of Avalon
    • Stop at 6 different restaurants and specialty food shops
    • Sample critically acclaimed entrees, desserts, and drinks
    • Learn about the culture and history of Catalina Island
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    6 positive reviews
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    Downtown Santa Barbara Food Tour

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    Like your culture with a side of pastry? Eat your way through Downtown Santa Barbara during this scrumptious walking tour! You'll be in the capable hands of a knowledgeable local guide and fellow foodie who will introduce you to some popular eateries and hidden gems on a leisurely stroll through the city. Along the way, you'll also get to know a bit about the history of Santa Barbara though some of its landmarks while you also see firsthand the intriguing present of this bustling city. Tour stops can include some of these local loves: Renaud's Patisserie & Bistro, Santa Barbara Public Market, Empty Bowl Gourmet Noodle Bar, Isabella's Gourmet Foods, Cebada Winery, Cielito Restaurant, Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria, C'est Cheese, and McConnell's Fine Ice Creams. All you need to bring is an appetite to learn...and maybe a bit of money for souvenirs!
    Downtown Santa Barbara Food Tour

    1324 State St, Santa Barbara

    • Discover Downtown Santa Barbara on an eclectic and informative food-tasting tour
    • Fill up on savory and sweet food samples at some of the area's top local hangouts
    • Enhance the fun with stories and fun tidbits about the area as told by your friendly guide
    • Find your new favorite spot in this exciting city that you'll want to visit again and again
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    7 positive reviews
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    Funk Zone Food & Photo Tour (Non-Drinker)

    (29)
    Do you enjoy food so much that you often find yourself Instagramming your delicious dinner choices? Do you take capturing your indulgent moments very seriously? We hope you're not hungry right now, because if you are you may begin to salivate out of desire. On this tour you'll walk through the historic waterfront and sample delicious food including bites of fresh seafood, gastropub creations, and Mexican or Spanish foods as well as artisan beer, locally grown wines, & hand-crafted spirits. Along the way, you’ll get immersed in the local culture and hear interesting stories about each place you’ll visit. Yum! You won't leave empty handed either! Throughout your tour, you will be taught useful tips on how to take the best food pictures, so bring along your smartphone (recommended) or camera of choice. The delicious tacos may only last a few minutes, but the knowledge you'll gain on this tour will last much longer. Bon appétit!
    Funk Zone Food & Photo Tour (Non-Drinker)

    225 State Street, Santa Barbara

    • Take a 3-hour walking tour around the Funk Zone neighborhood to taste some of the area's best cuisine
    • Sample a variety of fresh local food from 8 tasting locations
    • Satisfy your hunger as you munch on some of the most delicious food in Santa Barbara
    • Step up your Instagram game to the next level
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    29 positive reviews
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