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Tastin' 'Round Town

175 Peabody Pl, Memphis, TN 38103-3719
+1 901-870-1824
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Join us for a Memphis BBQ Tastin' Tour or a Downtown Memphis Food Tour. Our Chef-guided food tours sample a variety of the great food offered in Memphis. It's a slice of the best food in town served with a heapin' side of Memphis history. Each Food tour includes appetizer size portions at various family-owned and award-winning local restaurants. Our Tastin' 'Round Town tour guides provide stories of Memphis heritage, history, architecture and entertainment- or should we say...."Eatertainment!"
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
175 Peabody Pl, Memphis, TN 38103-3719
+1 901-870-1824

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Reviewed yesterday

We had a ball trying different types of BBQ and learning about the different processes. Well worth the time & money. If we had had more time we know exactly where we would have gone back to for good food.

Thank KESinMN21
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had an absolute blast on this tour! Was our first food tour ever and it did not disappoint! Hearing the history of the town and the buildings was an interesting plus! They know where the best dishes are AND you get to try them!! My...More

1  Thank thekinchens
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Owner of Tastin' "Round Town, Carol, took us for a tasty spin through five barbecue joints, all the while providing background on Barbecue and the Memphis downtown area. Restaurants visited include: Blues City Cafe, The Pig on Beale, Central, The Barb B Q shop...More

Thank Rhonda R
Reviewed 18 July 2017

My daughter and I took the Split Decision Tour, visiting six restaurants. The establishments were well chosen and we were able to sample an array of barbecue as well as other Memphis cuisine that is second to none! Our guide, Taylor was just wonderful!! She...More

Thank Roshanda N
DrSilkes, Owner at Tastin' 'Round Town, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear Roshanda, Thank you for the kind words. It was our pleasure to help your daughter see what options are ahead for her in the culinary field. We started this food tour company to share our love of Memphis and food with all who come...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

You get to sample BBQ items at 6 or so different joints, and some items I'd never tried before. The deep fried ribs were superb - who knew? BBQ nachos at Central BBQ also were unique and uniquely tasty. The BBQ spaghetti would have been...More

Thank flibbowitz
Reviewed 5 July 2017

If you want to sample Memphis BBQ this is the tour for you. The tour makes 6 stops where you get to try everything from ribs to BBQ spaghetti, but for me the BBQ nachos were the best thing I ate in Memphis. Don't take...More

Thank toolman4424
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary with the Taste around town tour. At first we were kind of skeptical. But it quickly took off. We enjoyed the variety of places that we visited , we enjoyed that knowledge Of the tour guide also. we...More

Thank ashleyshereescott
DrSilkes, Owner at Tastin' 'Round Town, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

I am so glad that you enjoyed your anniversary and spending your special day with us! It is always a pleasure to host local Memphians on a tour and have it be a great experience! Thank you for joining us on a Memphis BBQ Tour.

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We loved starting our weekend in Memphis with the food tour. Not only did Taylor, our guide, give us great food but she was very helpful with activities to do around town. She was wonderful. The food was great and we learned a ton about...More

1  Thank Samantha D
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

If you love BBQ and want to sample multiple Memphis BBQ restaurants, this is the tour for you. You will learn everything about Memphis BBQ on this tour. We went to 6 BBQ restaurants and sampled pulled pork, fried ribs, BBQ nachos and ribs. I...More

1  Thank karenanddave_25
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Had a great afternoon on the Taste of Downtown food walking tour. Very informative-great food and enjoyed spending time with Taylor. Not only did she take us to some of Memphis' great eating establishments she also provided history of the area and suggestions for other...More

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26 June 2017|
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Response from DrSilkes | Property representative |
Yes, please just give me a call and make sure the portions are small and make sure she can taste all portions.
Kimberly B
4 April 2017|
Response from DrSilkes | Property representative |
We currently have three tours that contain walking. I shall address each one specifically. The Memphis BBQ has about two blocks of walking and the rest is in a shuttle van. The downtown walking tour is flat walking you... More
7 January 2016|
Response from DrSilkes | Property representative |
The tours typically last between 3-4 hours. If there are a lot of events in town we have to navigate through traffic. However, if you have plans for later in the evening and you are worried about making them please let your... More