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Gastown Walking Food Tour

  • Gastown food walking tour led by improv comedian
  • See Gastown landmarks and cobblestone streets
  • Experience local flavors with included tastings and drinks 
Gastown Walking Food Tour
From US$64.21
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Gastown Walking Food Tour
From US$64.21
Combine food, comedy, and Vancouver history on a Gastown gourmet walking tour led by a professional improv comedian. You’ll get the quirkiest stories and facts from Gastown’s Wild West history, pausing frequently for tastings of flavorful local treats. Since this Gastown walking tour also takes in key Gastown landmarks, you’ll tick off must-see sites with an irreverent alternative to a traditional tour.
What to Expect
Meet an improv comedian guide in the historic district of Gastown, then set out on foot as you hear some little-known stories about the neighborhood.

Check out the Gastown Steam Clock—it really does run on steam power—as well as the ‘World’s Oldest Trading Company,’ and other local landmarks. The tasting menu varies to keep the experience fresh and fun, but favorites include local craft beer, organic ice cream, pulled-pork sandwiches, treats made with Canadian maple syrup, and a cheese cake that’s been voted the best in the city.

Throughout the tour, your guide will keep up an energetic dialogue about Gastown, Vancouver, and local food. Your walking tour concludes at the original departure point.
Reviews (84)
1 - 5 of 59 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
Delicious and Delectable Downtown Vancouver

We went on the Gastown Food Tour on our first full day in Vancouver. After standing at the wrong meeting point (my fault completely!) we were lucky enough to catch the group just as they were beginning. Our tour guide, Tia, was a fantastic host...More

Thank shaunwho
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun Tour

You see, taste and drink a little bit of this and a little bit of that. Tour guide was organized, well informed and very nice. Great time was had!

Thank Tina A
Reviewed 8 October 2018
Great introduction to the city

Went on this tour with Tia, who was lively and fun, and a great tour guide. Tried some really nice food, and learned some local history and was a great introduction to the city.

1  Thank Dan B
MariaB3237, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Dan for your review. Tia loves her job so glad to hear you enjoyed her and the food and that you got an introduction to the historic part of Vancouver.Hope you had a wonderful stay in Vancouver.

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Fun, Tasty, and Educational

My wife and I received the Little Italy Walking Food Tour as a gift. Due to timing, we had tried for months to book that tour but never found the right time. The organizers at Taste Vancouver Food Tour was very accommodating to allow us...More

1  Thank KinL
MariaB3237, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you so much for your amazing review! Brent will be very happy to hear and we are so pleased you enjoyed it so much. Especially nice to hear that you got to learn so much about the neighbourhood even if you are a local....More

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Great foodie tour!

We were recently in Vancouver on vacation for several days and this was certainly one of the highlights of the trip. Our guide was very knowledgeable, friendly, and with a good sense of humor. We visited four different establishments and tasted a good portion of...More

Thank James M
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Dennis K
24 September 2018|
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Response from Ann H | Reviewed this property |
Yes - teenagers and eleven year olds should be fine - just let the tour guide know ahead of time so they will arrange for nonalcoholic beverages for the minors.
29 August 2018|
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Response from Ann H | Reviewed this property |
Allow 3 hours
4 July 2018|
Response from JakeJ124 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know.