Taste of San Diego: Food Tours in Encinitas, Coronado and La Jolla
Love Trying Different Foods? You will love this culinary tour in San Diego. Pick one out of three neighborhood choices in San Diego. Then embark on a learning tour of the history, cultures and foods of that neighborhood.
This is a great way to really learn about neighborhoods, in San Diego. The choice is yours. You will have a very knowledgeable 'local' guide to show you all the best that there is to have, and learn about. You can choose Coronado, whose beaches are always voted #1 in the United States, by Dr. Beach. This little town has beautiful ocean front dining, and is a beautiful old hotel, built in the late 1800's. Learn how this town is thought to have been the inspiration, behind the infamous, 'Wizard of Oz' book. Stroll down Orange Avenue to try some specialty Maine lobster rolls, Gelato, and the best balsamic vinegar and oil dressing, from Coronado Taste of Oils.
You could also choose, La Jolla, for your tour. You can learn all about the Scripps family, which made a fortune in journalism and newspapers. They gave most of their fortune away, donating to hospitals, zoos, and art. Their presence is felt everywhere in La Jolla. Sample some delicious foods in this town, such as Hawaiian barbeque, from Hana Café. head to the The Public House La Jolla, to sample kobe beef or fish tacos. There is also healthy smoothies and salads, offered at Beaming Organic Superfood Cafe La Jolla.
Another town is Encinitas. Surf's up dude! Get ready to sample Indian cuisine, or anything that has to do with potatoes, at Potato Shack Café. This is a great tour for eating, have fun!
Go beyond fish tacos in San Diego County during a food tour of La Jolla, Coronado or Encinitas. Get a fresh perspective on the culinary history of America's Finest City from your guide as you nibble on anything from chocolate-dipped ginger slices to handmade tortillas to smoky bacon. Take a leisurely 2-mile (32-km) walk through your neighborhood of choice to hit five or more restaurants. En route, your adult-only group learns interesting facts about the buildings and streets you pass, giving you a well-rounded perspective on San Diego's laid-back culture.
Bring your appetite on a walking tour of one of San Diego County's most delicious enclaves. Meet your group of forward-thinking foodies at your selected time and place to embark on a leisurely stroll to upwards of five restaurants. At each stop, your guide dishes on San Diego's culinary history as you enjoy tastings that range from Hawaiian-style seafood to ganache-glazed cupcakes.
The group is limited to 15 people to ensure you get the most out of your 3-hour tour of La Jolla, Coronado or Encinitas. The details below (please see Itinerary) are examples of some of the food you might taste, but menus rotate seasonally. You can wash any of these tasty treats down with signature cocktails and craft beers at your own expense. Want more? You can always go back to your favorite places using your provided map as a guide.