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Enjoy local cuisine on a guided walking tour of Ithaca's unique restaurants. During a three-hour culinary adventure, satisfy your appetite for inventive and delicious food while getting a taste for our town's history, culture, and architecture.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Near Dewitt Park, Ithaca, NY 14850
+1 607-272-4830
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were a group of eight and booked a private tour in January. Our tour with Seth ended up being the undisputed highlight of our long weekend in lovely Ithaca! The food was undoubtedly tasty, but what made this time truly extraordinary for our group...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed very much. Great tour guide. Sampled food and restaurants that I would not have picked and thoroughly enjoyed it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marie K
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Ithaca is Foodies Culinary Tour with Sarah is truly a treat and a terrific way to get to know downtown Ithaca and some of the many eateries close to Ithaca Commons. The walking distances are very reasonable and the description of historical buildings and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beth220
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Three hour walking tour of a few of Ithaca's restaurants. I would give the food a rating of fair to good and the guide a rating of excellent. There are much better food options in Ithaca but the educational aspect of this tour is top...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This was my first trip to Ithaca...and it will certainly not be my last! I travel often and always try to fit in a food tour if the place I'm visiting offers one. Ithacas tour was not disappointing! I went with 2 friends and their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

We went on this tour 9/22/18 and thoroughly enjoyed every aspect. Went to places we never would have tried on our own. Especially love the fact that Sarah works in tandem with local businesses bringing in extra foot traffic to them as well. Even after...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laura P
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Sarah’s tour was excellent. We walked between six restaurants and sampled delicious fair at each one. Sarah is very knowledgeable about both food and the history of Ithaca. The real surprise on the tour was F Oliver’s olive oil and basaltic vinegar tasting. It was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Greg L
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We had lived in Ithaca 24 years ago and were back for a family reunion. Taking this tour reminded us of many of the things we had loved here ( the great food offerings, community support for preservation both historic and environmental) and many of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank amyossi
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We very much enjoyed the tour and food. The history of the area was also very interesting and Sarah made it very interesting. She was able to answer all our questions about the area and the food. We would do it again in the future...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wander604093
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The tour itself was great. A walking tour, lots of history and information about the area. Our tour guide was Sara. We really enjoyed her. Very personable. The downfall of this tour for me was I am not a Vegetarian. I had no idea it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Denise B
Sarah B, Owner at Ithaca is Foodies Culinary Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi Denise. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! Honest feedback from our guests is incredibly valuable to us and helps to shape our future tours. We are very sorry that this tour did not meet your expectations. You are...More

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