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Chef's Farm-to-Table Challenge and Walking Tour in Charleston provided by Charleston Culinary Tours

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Chef's Farm-to-Table Challenge and Walking Tour in Charleston

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Overview
This guided visit to the award-winning Charleston Farmers Market is enhanced by a chef-prepared multicourse meal—made with ingredients you select. Set off on a walking tour of Charleston’s historic downtown followed by a local farm-to-table experience. Enjoy it all with a small group of food lovers, capped at 16 people.
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Veggie Bin
96 Spring St, Charleston, SC 29403, USAInside Veggie Bin (96 Spring Street)
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    Cannonborough Elliotborough
    Stop: 45 minutes -
    A 19th century neighborhood steeped in lesser known Charleston history. The rise of nearby Upper King Street's restaurant scene has created a resurgence of restoration efforts on the historic homes and businesses in the last decade.
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Highlights
  • Charleston Farmers Market food tastings included
  • City-certified guide leads Charleston walking tour
  • You pick out the ingredients; a chef prepares the meal
  • Sit down for a 5-course brunch shared with a small group
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Departure Point
Veggie Bin, 96 Spring St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
Duration
2–3 hours
Return Details
Goulette Rotisserie & Grill, 98 Cannon St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA Virginia's On King, 412 King St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA R. Kitchen, 212 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403, USA Poogan's Smokehouse, 188 E Bay St #201, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Inclusions
  • A multi-course meal prepared from guest-selected ingredients
  • City-certified guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup & hotel drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Alcoholic drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Dietary restrictions must be communicated directly to Charleston Culinary Tours at least *36 hours* before your scheduled tour in order to be accommodated.
  • Vegan, dairy/lactose, & soy restrictions cannot be adequately accommodated. Guests with multiple allergies should contact Charleston Culinary Tours prior to booking to confirm accommodation.
  • We cannot assume responsibility for those with severe allergies.
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • We make every effort to provide a full meal for all guests, however, substitutions for dietary restrictions may not be 1-for-1 with regular tour offerings.
  • We recommend weather-appropriate attire and comfortable walking shoes.
  • Tours operate rain or shine, hot or cold. In the rare cases of EXTREME weather (e.g. Hurricane!). In the event of operator cancellation, we will notify all guests in advance as soon as a decision to cancel has been made (extremely rare).
  • Minimum drinking age is 21
  • Not recommended for those under 8 years of age.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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rechelle7 wrote a review Nov 2019
Houston, TX20 contributions15 helpful votes
We did several tours in Charleston (Old South Carriage, Boone Hall Plantation, Ghost, etc.) but this was our favorite. We were served about 12 mini courses prepared by the fantastic chefs at Guillotine Restaurant, which was open only to our tour. Each course was a flavorful
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Kathleen Q wrote a review Oct 2019
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Well done to Calhoun and Chef Kyle for a great experience. First stop, farmers market for fresh produce, cheese and so much more. Some local entertainment then to an on demand meal with 12 (yes 12!) courses. Just WOW!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Kcox81 wrote a review Aug 2019
Orlando, Florida5 contributions1 helpful vote
Local experience at awesome Farmers Market. Walking Tour of major downtown area, complete with fun anecdotes and insights. Absolutely delicious, fresh - huge - meal, with continued discussion/information about Charleston history and culture. This tour offered the best of
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Larry B wrote a review Jun 2019
York, Pennsylvania56 contributions15 helpful votes
The Farm to Table description appealed to us and we were not disappointed. We started with our guide and chef in the Farmer’s Market where we each picked an ingredient for the meal. The chefs then left to prepare the meal while the guide gave us a bit more history about
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from CCTManagerCS, Front Office Manager at Chef's Farm-to-Table Challenge and Walking Tour in Charleston
Responded 17 Jul 2019
Thanks for the great description Larry and taking the time to write a review and recommendation! Thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the Farm to Table Experience. It is definitely one of my favorite tours for showing off our wonderful local farm scene!
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Hank&Joan wrote a review Oct 2018
Oklahoma17 contributions18 helpful votes
This was an all-around pleasurable experience. The Farmer's Market in Charleston alone made the tour worthwhile, but that was only the beginning. Our tour guide, Dustin, was not only extremely knowledgeable about Charleston and its history but he was hilariously funny.
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from CharleyS127, General Manager at Chef's Farm-to-Table Challenge and Walking Tour in Charleston
Responded 12 Nov 2018
Thank you for the gracious review Hank! We are truly delighted that you and your wife had such a wonderful time with Dustin and Chef Tripp on our Farm-to-Table Experience. The season is winding down now but come back and see us next year for another taste!
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By: Charleston Culinary Tours
Jpwk17
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5 Star!
Dana provides a great experience as our tour guide. She was knowledgeable about the history and architecture and co
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AnnG1808
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Culinary Walking Food Tour
This was a wonderful tour and the tour guide was pleasant and very knowledgeable. We had a great time and the food
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Rebecca S
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The best culinary company/tour in town-and I live here!
I have never left a message on any website if that is an indicator of the impression this made on me-and I live he
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emilye409
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Excellent Tour
We loved the food tour! The guide- Hoon Calhoun- was so knowledgeable and interactive. He made it so enjoyable ev
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Jmoclark
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Eating with history
Great food and a wonderful guide. It’s always a better experience when the tour guide is from the area. Our guide w
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markcR4209NV
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Locals Do Food Tour With Visiting Friends
We are locals who booked this tour with visiting friends. Dana was a fantastic tour guide, very prepared (she
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julieu1972
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Great Tour!!!
What a great tour!!! Dana was an excellent guide and was a wealth of knowledge.. will come back and done this again
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Ljpfuller
Susan was a wonderful tour guide. Food was Avery authentic to the SC area. It was delicious and big portions. We we
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381tanaf
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Spring Break
Food tour was amazing and we got to try several different dishes. Shrimp and grits, fried green tomatoes, the hush
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Jackie208
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Highly Recommend
This tour was a great way to sample a variety of local food. We stopped at 4 different restaurants and everything
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Departure629037
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Food Tour
Food was good. Guide talked a lot about Charelston and himself. Did not allow much time for folks on the tour to in
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drschmangie
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Great food and very informative guide
This was a great introduction to Charleston food and the city in general. The guide was very knowledgeable and the
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Kim G
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Eating our way through old town Charleston
Dale was an outstanding tour guide on our recent Charleston Culinary Tour. She spices up her tour with stories an
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LJDillman
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Great Experience, a must do!
Great introduction to Charleston and the local food. Dale was a great host and gave us so much history of Charlesto
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Guide370165
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Charleston Shuffle
We took the culinary chef tour which led me to believe we would meet a chef and taste a sampling with the chef at e
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  • Duration: 2–3 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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