Sweet and Savory South End Food Tour

Sweet & Savory South End Tour

Join us for a walking food tasting and cultural tour in Boston’s South End neighborhood. The rich history and renowned food scene found in Boston’s South End provide the perfect ingredients for a fun and memorable experience in one of Boston’s most vibrant and tasty neighborhoods!

During this delicious walk, you will:

  • Stroll the neighborhood streets and explore the South End
  • Sample food specialties from local eateries
  • Learn about the South End chefs and proprietors and how this neighborhood’s past has contributed to its modern culture

Sound interesting?  Read On!


Tour Information - Bites of Boston

When: Thursday through Sunday, April through mid-December

Time: Tours depart at 11:30am, 12:00pm and/or 12:30pm depending on the day of the week. Please see tour calendar for specific times.

Cost: $59 Weekdays / $63 Weekends (+tax)

Duration: Tours last approximately 3 hours and cover under 2 miles of walking

Where: Tour meets near Massachusetts Ave. and Tremont Street. Exact location provided at time of ticket purchase.

What’s Included: All food tastings, enough for lunch

Who: All who enjoy, walking, learning and eating!

Capacity: 16 people per tour

Wear: Comfortable clothing and shoes. Please bring rain gear if wet weather is predicted.

Weather: Tour takes place rain or shine

Eat - Bites of Boston

South End Tasting Locations


 The Elephant Walk South End

Cambodian-French fusion restaurant offering a bi-cultural menu
(Est. 1991)

Orinoco: A Latin Kitchen

A Latin kitchen inspired by family-run Venezuelan eateries
(Est. 2006)

Flour Bakery

Popular local bakery and cafe with mouth-watering pastries
and delicious sandwiches
(Est. 2000)

South End Buttery

Neighborhood bakery/cafe  known for coffee, cupcakes
and fresh, simple, high-quality menus
(Est. 2005)

Formaggio Kitchen South End

Purveyor of fine meats, cheeses, wines and specialty products
(Est. 1999)

Stephi’s on Tremont

New American Brasserie offering sophisticated comfort food
and a cozy atmosphere
(Est. 2009)

*This list is subject to change

Explore - Bites of Boston

On top of delicious food tastings, and learning about local chefs and restaurant owners, you’ll also enjoy a hearty helping of historical, architectural and cultural information about
Boston’s South End neighborhood.

You’ll see some beautifully planned Victorian bowfront communities, hear about the cultural development of the area, and discover some fascinating facts about some of the South End’s sites and famous residents. Our Sweet & Savory South End Walking Food Tour is full of food, facts, and fun!

Experience - Bites of Boston

Ready to join us in the South End?
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