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Chinatown Culinary Walking Tour, San Francisco

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time


  • Meeting Point
    Make your way in front of the Chinatown Gate at the corner of Bush and Grant Streets.
    So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 15 mins early
  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point 

Key Highlights

  • Get exposed to the local flavors of Chinatown
  • Get to know insights on the hidden secrets of the area that only the locals know!
  • Mooncakes from one of the oldest bakeries or traditional tea from place that locals love; this tour covers it all!
  • Taste variety of dimsums and other delights from places owned by same families since early 1900's.
  • See how fortune cookies are made
  • Explore local markets and enjoy your sit-down meal at the end of the tour


There are two Chinatowns, one that you see from a van or bus, and the one that can only be experienced on foot in the back alleys, food markets, and local restaurants. And this delightful culinary tour promises all this and more!

Start your tour of Chinatown on a high note as you devour mooncake from one of the oldest bakeries in Chinatown. Head to a local spot and acquaint yourself with tea traditions as you indulge yourself in tea tasting. 

Savor the bustling and vibrant atmosphere of the local Chinese markets. Shop for souvenirs if you wish and while there, as you stroll through the Stockton Street markets.

From different types of dim sums to Shanghai dumplings and Rice Cakes, relish some savory delights from the oldest eateries in San Francisco. Your next stop is Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory where you can watch how fortune cookies are made.

End your tour with a traditional Chinese sit-down meal. 

About the Supplier: Local Tastes of the City Tours has been awarded with 'Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies' by Lonely Planet and offer delectable food tours that can satiate any food lover's senses. They have also been voted 'Best City Tour' by San Francisco Bay Guardian.


  • Walking tour of Chinatown
  • English speaking guide
  • All tastings
  • Sample tasting of fortune cookies
  • Chinese tea


  • Gratuities

Please note

Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

To avoid any last minute rush, please reach meeting point 15 minutes prior to the departure time.

Always keep a photo ID handy for security checks.

In case you are vegetarian or have any other special dietary needs, please let us know at the time of booking.

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