Food & Drink

Downtown LA Food Tour

Los Angeles, CA

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Los Angeles, CA
Break away from the typical LA attractions and uncover a new side of Los Angeles on this Downtown LA Food Tour!
  • Tour provider is recipient of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award
  • This 3-hour walking tour includes flavorful food specialties at 6 unique stops
  • Your friendly and knowledgeable guide will walk you through the fascinating history, sharing stories, anecdotes and leading you to the best local spots
  • Walk away with a broader knowledge and new appreciation for the city's history, architecture and all its culinary scene has to offer!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Friday through Monday - 11:00 AM

Essential Information
  • It is recommended to bring a bottle of water
  • All food tastings are included in the price
  • This is a 3-hour walking tour at a casual pace
  • Tour includes 5-7 different food tastings that will happily fill most stomachs
  • This tour is suitable for all ages and fitness levels
  • Infants under the age of 3 are free, there are no discounts for children over the age of 3
Approximately 3 hours.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
You will be accompanied by other tour participants, with a maximum of 8 per tour. For groups larger than 6 please contact Virgin Experience Gifts for pricing.
This experience is only for those on the tour.
Weather Dependent
This food tour will run rain or shine. There will be no cancellations due to weather unless experience provider cancels the tour due to safety concerns.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing and shoes appropriate for weather and walking.
Will the tour start and finish at the same location?
The tour will finish approximately 2 blocks and a 5 minute walk from the starting location. The tour guide will gladly provide directions back to the meeting location or to other locations you are heading to after the tour.
How much walking is involved?
This food tour is approximately 3 hours long. You will walk at a casual pace and stand in place for a few minutes at various attractions. The tour has a mix of sit-down tasting locations and locations where the tastings are done while standing.The streets have a slight incline and you will have to walk up small stairs at some of the establishments. Please let Virgin Experience Gifts know at the time of booking, if you have difficulty walking up a few flights of stairs, so arrangements can be made.
What if I have dietary restrictions or food allergies?
Our experience provider can accommodate vegetarians, but they do not offer vegan or gluten-free substitutions as there isn't always a next-best option. Please notify Virgin Experience Gifts at the time of booking if you have any food allergies or restrictions.
Do I have to pay for my child if he/she is not participating in the tastings?
Yes, children over the age of 3 will be full price, even if they are not participating in the tastings. 
How much food will I eat on this tour?
This tour includes 5 to 7 different food tastings. You'll visit unique establishments with a variety of cuisines. Most people find the tastings enough food for lunch. 
Are pets allowed on this tour?
Pets are not allowed on this tour. Los Angeles law prohibits pets from entering inside an establishment that serves food or drinks.
Is this tour fun for locals?
This tour is designed to take you to hidden gems "off the beaten path" only the neighborhood locals know about. Locals take the tour to learn more about the unique history of LA and to find out about the best culinary delights. 
Will there be restroom stops during the tour?
Yes, you will be able to use the restroom at the sit down tastings inside the restaurants.
Is gratuity included in the price of this tour?
Gratuity for your guide is not included, but is appreciated if you enjoy this experience.
What should I wear?
You will do a fair amount of walking on this tour. It's recommended to wear comfortable shoes and dress casual. 

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

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