Allston Arts & Eats Tour
Join us for a walking food tasting and public art tour of Boston’s Allston Neighborhood! Home to a large student population and colorful street art, Allston’s collection of fun local eateries and impressive public art murals go hand in hand in giving this neighborhood its unique vibe and making it a great destination for both eating and exploring.
During this tasty stroll, you will:
- Feast your eyes on some of Allston’s most vibrant public art
- Tantalize your taste buds with food samples from local eateries
- Feed your mind with a hearty helping of information about the artists and chefs in the neighborhood
Sound interesting? Read on!
When: Fridays and Saturdays starting in April 2018.
Please visit our tour calendar for 2018 availability.
Time: Tour departs at 1:30pm
Cost: $65pp (+tax)
Duration: Tour lasts approximately 2.5 hours and covers just over a mile of walking.
Where: Tour meets near the intersection of Harvard Avenue and Cambridge Street in Allston. Exact location provided at time of ticket purchase.
Who: Anyone who enjoys walking, exploring and eating!
What to Wear: Comfortable shoes! We’ll be on our feet most of the time.
What’s Included: Tour includes visits to 9 public art murals and food tastings at 5 local eateries
Capacity: 12 guests per tour
Weather: Tour runs rain or shine. Please plan attire accordingly and please bring an umbrella if rain is predicted.
Allston Tasting Locations
Korean eatery serving traditional Korean and Korean-Mexican fusion
Fast-casual, vegan-friendly spot where Veggies take center stage
Lively neighborhood bar boasting New England’s largest beer selection with 113 beers on tap and over 300 in bottles
Premium Alternative Ice Cream Shop specializing in “ice not-cream”
Brick & mortar location of a popular local food truck serving inventive grilled cheese sandwiches
*This list is subject to change
As the name Allston Arts & Eats implies, we’ll start with the Arts and end with the Eats! During this tour, we’ll explore 9 public works of art by 3 local artists and visit 5 eateries to sample local fare along the way.
The food tastings have been selected with purpose, in collaboration with the Chefs and Owners, to give you a taste of what each eatery has to offer. This tour is best enjoyed with an open mind and an exploratory palate. There is something for everyone to enjoy in Allston!