Secret Food Tour of Philadelphia


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Try delicious dishes that the locals know and love, and sample colonial-era recipes enjoyed by the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Check out the best shops, restaurants, and more.
Duration:  3hrs - 3hrs 30mins
Cancellation:  No refunds for cancelled bookings
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  • Taste and see the diversity of gastronomy in the expansive market, where you’ll try a sourdough soft pretzel topped with aromatic fennel seeds
  • Feast on the freshest cheesesteak in Reading Terminal Market with gooey provolone cheese on a roll baked the same morning
  • Discover the influence of other cultures in Philly as you walk through the Friendship Arch in Chinatown and enjoy an authentic Malaysian dish called Nasi Lamak
  • Learn about dishes and drinks that have been around since the colonial era as you are immersed in the history of the Old City
  • Try the delicious Secret Dish served by staff in full historic costume and complete your tour with two sweet treats: a chocolate covered pretzel (or caramel) from a confectionery that’s been around since 1863, and a warm cinnamon roll topped with cream cheese frosting

What's Included

  • Three-hours and thirty-minute guided food tour of Center City, Chinatown, and Old City neighborhoods
  • Five stops
  • A passionate and experienced local guide
  • Great insight into Philly foods
  • Stories about Philadelphia culture and history
  • Small intimate groups (11 people max)
  • An authentic, unforgettable experience that will leave you full and satisfied

Additional Information

  • You can add upgraded drink package tickets at checkout which include a Philadelphia pale ale and an apple cider spiked with applejack brandy
  • This tour does not offer vegan, gluten-free, or dairy-free options
  • To join our food tour, you must wear comfortable shoes. There will be around 45 minutes of walking but it’s not too difficult and there are no hills or stairs. If you walk slowly, then our guide will walk slowly as well.

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Meeting location:  48 N 12th St


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