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Bites of Boston Food Tours

198 Tremont Street, Suite 451, Boston, MA 02116-4705
+1 617-477-0567
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Bites if Boston South End

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the tour. It was informative with the history of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Michele G
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Acton, Massachusetts
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Fun Tour

We took our teenage grandchildren on this food tour. Alyssa was our guide and she was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Traveler4Ever61
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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Get off the beaten path and get a "taste" of Boston's most vibrant and delicious neighborhoods - literally and figuratively! During our tours, guests can expect to not only taste delicious local food specialties, but also to learn about the chef/owners behind each of these eateries, and to to visit and learn about unique points of local historical, architectural and cultural interest in the neighborhood. Our tour experiences are filled with food, facts and fun! All food tastings are included in the ticket price and collectively provide enough food for a satisfying lunch for most people. This tour covers approximately 1.5 miles in 3 hours and is suitable for a variety of ages and fitness levels.
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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198 Tremont Street, Suite 451, Boston, MA 02116-4705
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the tour. It was informative with the history of the architecture, the cultural changes, how south end came to be, the history of the restaurants and the homes in south end. Nice tastings at 6 popular restaurants with a...More

Thank Michele G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our teenage grandchildren on this food tour. Alyssa was our guide and she was very personable. It was a nice mix of history and "sightseeing" a long with tasting some interesting foods. It covered 8-9 blocks (so not a lot of walking) and...More

1  Thank Traveler4Ever61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four--one 17 yr. old and one college student and their parents-had a blast on this tour of the murals and unique food spots of Allston. Our guide was Laurel, who has degrees in both art and food culture, so was extremely knowledgeable...More

Thank jandblair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As visitors to Boston we discovered Bites of Boston just 3 hours ahead of the scheduled time. Alyssa, our guide, met us at the first venue along with a mixed group of 6 others for 11:45 start on a sunny Sunday. We visited 6 establishments...More

Thank Blaine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 3 attended the Sweet and Savory tour on a Saturday. We started promptly at 11:30. Our tour was the perfect size, 10 in all. It was easy to hear Alyssa, the tour guide and we had no problems squeezing everyone into the...More

Thank 783m783
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the South End tour with Alyssa, and had a great family time. The pace was good- not too slow or fast, the food was varied and delicious, and we got to see a bit of Boston we had not seen before. We've done...More

1  Thank hutch08
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great way to see the South End with friends and/or family! Our tour guide, Alyssa, was amazing! She had a lot of knowledge and a great personality. You have the opportunity to try some fun food while walking through the South End. The tour give...More

Thank whiskeys
Reviewed 23 May 2017

30 years in Cambridge and Boston and this was my first visit to South Boston. And Alisa (tour guide) gave us a great overview. Nice (flat) 3 hour walking tour. Good historical overview of area plus up-to-date references and highlights. 6 great food stops along...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The Bites of Boston Food tour is a great way to spend an afternoon with friends or family. We went out with Alyssa on the Mother's Day special tour and had a great time despite the horrible weather. The food was amazing (The Elephant Walk...More

Thank jsnell76
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This tour was a winner on several counts. Our guide, Rachel, was knowledgable and friendly. The six stops were eclectic and the food was outstanding. In some cases, the dishes were things I wouldn't have necessarily ordered on my own, so it was a great...More

1  Thank dame8
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Why do you serve Mac and Cheese from the kids menu of the last restaurant?
26 April 2017|
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Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
The Mac & Cheese is a signature dish - and was absolutely delicious! This was not a little kids Mac & Cheese!
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221beachball
How much is the tour & can you reserve on line. Will company pick up @ hotel? Thanks
15 September 2016|
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Response from bitesofboston | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your interest in our tour. The ticket price is $59 + tax on week days, $62 + tax on weekends and includes all food tastings along the way. You can find additional information, view our availability calendar... More
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Shari H
While on this tour, do you have time to make purchases at the shops/bakeries? I've been on a couple of food tours in other cities and usually it's go go go and no time to make a purchase.
15 July 2016|
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Response from Beth T | Reviewed this property |
I think it would depend on a few things. We had a small group of only 7 people on our tour and it was during the week so it the places weren't too busy and there definitely would have been time. Our tour guide said she's had... More
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