International Food Tour Lancaster: Exploring Global Cuisine
74 Ratings
Embark on an international food tour in Lancaster, PA, and indulge in culturally diverse cuisine from around the world. Explore hidden gems and taste delicious dishes from Denmark, Cuba, Jerusalem, Spain, France, the Netherlands, and more!
Duration: 2 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Lancaster Central Market - Stops vary by time slot. Not included on the evening tour. Inside we will eat from 2-3 different food stands based on availability that day. You will hear stories about the immigrants and refugees who have brought their culture and recipes to Lancaster, PA.
  • Lancaster - Stop vary based on the time slot chosen. Bistro Barberet & Bakery. During warmer months we will enjoy these gourmet deserts at a museum garden nearby
  • Lancaster - Stops vary based on the time slot chosen. Not included on evening tour. An Italian Bakery owned by local Italian family.
  • Lancaster Sweet Shoppe - Stops vary based on availability and the time slot chosen. Enjoy Netherland style Stroop Waffles made by local refugee women.
  • Seasons Olive Oil and Vinegar Taproom - Build your own custom popcorn bags with infused olive oil and infused salts. Sample authentic Spanish olive oil and balsamic from Spain. Learn how to aromatize oil like a professional. Eat imported Spanish olives.
  • The Spice & Tea Exchange Of Lancaster - Enjoy a sample of tea and learn about the South African bush tea lightly sweetened with infused sugar.
  • Lancaster Central Market - Stops vary based on availability and the time slot chosen. Explore the ethnic cuisines of chefs in one of the Nation’s oldest Markets. Laos and Columbian Fusion as well as Latin Cuisine.
  • Lancaster - Learn more about the minority experience with some history of Thaddeus Stevens and Lydia Hamelton Smith.
  • Lancaster - Locations vary based on time slot. Learn more about middle eastern culture and eat kebabs and pita sandwiches. Immerse into the culture in a “hole in the wall” lounge fully decorated with imported rugs, artifacts, art and décor from Dubai and Iraq
What's Included
  • Walking Tour of Downtown Lancaster
  • Lunch included
  • Culturally diverse experiences at 6-7 different locations
Additional Information

Experience a variety of global dishes on a culinary walking tour in Lancaster, PA, guided by the experts from Unique Lancaster Experiences! We take you off the beaten path to explore little-known eateries and restaurants offering a palette of international flavors. The itinerary is flexible with vendor stops fluctuating based on the day and time. Savor a wide array of dishes from nations like Denmark, Cuba, Jerusalem, Spain, France, the Netherlands, and more! Hear the heartwarming tales of our award-winning chefs who brought their delightful sweet and savory recipes to the U.S. Discover the country’s most historic public markets! Gain insights about Lancaster’s historic role as a Certified Welcome City for refugees. Our tour is the only one running all year round in downtown Lancaster, PA. It’s ideal for family outings. We also arrange private getaways for company teams. Plan a birthday or other noteworthy event with us! The tour package covers ample food, beverages, and food-centric experiences across seven distinct venues in Lancaster City.

  • Not recommended for travelers with walking impariments
38 Penn Square
Penn Square
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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Mar 15, 2024
International Food Tour w/ Kendra - Book this tour!!! My daughter & I throughly enjoyed the food tour with Kendra. We sampled plenty of food which was tasty and worth the cost. Kendra is a knowledgeable tour guide with a pleasant upbeat personality!
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Feb 21, 2024
Kendra was wonderful,... - Kendra was wonderful, very knowledgeable historian & guide. So much food, come hungry, large portions, excellent food choices. Great day, thank you Kendra you were terrific!!!
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Feb 16, 2024
Pleasantly Pleased - Had a lovely time Lancaster, PA' Foodie tour. Kendra, our tour guide was excellent. She was not only knowledgeable, but personal as well. She even convinced my husband, who is not open to try new foods. However, he was well pleased. The tour provided plenty of food and of course a variety. We were not hungry to say the least.
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Feb 10, 2024
Highly recommend/Great date idea - Mable was an outstanding host who was friendly, kind, and made us feel welcome. She knew the shop owners well and had fun stories to tell about some local history of the city. My wife and I were running a few minutes late and Mable was kind enough to call and help us to our first stop.
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Jan 28, 2024
Lots of fun - I live relatively near by and went to a bunch of places I’ve never been to before. It was a great experience. The food, the locations, and the people, including our guide, Kendra, were all wonderful.
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Jan 28, 2024
Great experience! - Kendra very nice and knowledgable! It shows she is passionate about what she does. We experienced new things about Lancaster.
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Dec 16, 2023
Recommend this experience even for locals - We went on the international food tasting tour today with Kendra. She was so knowledgeable about local businesses, foods, and interesting facts. She was so gracious even though a part of our group was late to arrive. All the business owners were happy to see her so i think she must be really well connected there. We had lovely weather for December so it was great to walk around the city. I'm planning to book another tour soon.
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Dec 12, 2023
Fun and filling - This always a great tour to explore the area. Host gave lots of historical and current context. Portions were large and diverse.
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Nov 22, 2023
Great experience! - The food was delicious and the stories that were told to us about the business owners were very interesting. The experience as a whole was one of the best things I’ve done this year. So glad we got to experience this and a little rain didn’t stop the fun. Also Kendra, our tour guide, was an absolute pleasure! Highly recommend!
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Mar 23, 2024
Our tour guide, Mabel,... - Our tour guide, Mabel, was enthusiastic and interested in our food stories. We ate generous quantities of delicious international food. Don’t eat ahead of taking the tour! The variety of places we visited was very impressive. I highly recommend this creative way to walk around Lancaster City.
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up to 10 guests
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April 2024