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US$ 69.00
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    What to Expect
    Experience the history, architecture and culture of the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese community outside Asia. Between food tastings your knowledgeable and friendly food tour guide will discuss the story of the Chinese immigrants' arrival to San Francisco, the hidden alleys, The Tong Wars, the pagoda style Buddhist Temples and so much more. Learn about San Francisco’s Chinatown through its food, culture and people.

    Flavorful food specialties are served from 5 of the following places (subject to change):
    • New Hollywood Bakery & Restaurant: Our favorite light and buttery buns filled with barbecue-flavored cha siu pork (est. 1991)
    • Grant Place: Local favorite known for Hong Kong style dim sum and Chinese specialties
    • Z&Y Restaurant: Chef Han has grown in reputation by preparing food for presidents and foreign ministers of the People’s Republic of China (est.2008)
    • Imperial Palace: Beijing Peking Duck cut up in front of you with thin, crispy skin, succulent pieces of meat and sweet bean sauce spread on pancakes (est.1967)
    • AA Bakery & Café: Freshly made, out of the oven, Hong Kong style egg tarts cooked to a smooth flan-like perfection with a buttery flakey crust (est.2002)
    • House of Nanking: Peter Fang opened this Shanghainese restaurant with a single-burner in 1988 and it’s grown into a Chinatown staple with lines out the door (est. 1988)
    • Hunan Home’s Restaurant: Has won numerous awards including the Golden Award for the “Best Bay Area Chinese Restaurant” in the Chinese World Journal (est. 1983)
    • R&G Lounge: Michelin Guide recommended traditional Cantonese style cuisine (est. 1985)
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1066 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    1068 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
    • Food tasting
    • Local guide
    • City map
    • Bottled water
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of two people per booking is required
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    Isabela took a group of 5, including my husband and I, on a tasty adventure through the streets and alleys of this neighborhood. The samples of food items were diverse, delicious and generous. Go with an empty belly. The tour was about so much more than the food. We learned
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    Yes - Lauren was our guide and she is the best! Take this food tour and enjoy every bit of the noodles, dumplings, desserts, etc. You’re going to love this tour. We’re going to do the North Beach Food Tour too.
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    Response from JoshuaH2615, Owner at San Francisco Chinatown Food Tour
    Responded 1 week ago
    It brings a smile to our faces to read you had a "Wonderful Experience in Chinatown with Lauren." She loves guiding our guest to the best food spots in Chinatown and discussing the history and culture of the neighborhood. We'd love to take you on another delicious and fun food tour of North Beach next time your in SF...
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    Our guide Lauren was knowledgeable and professional. She was flawless in the execution of the logistics. The tour size was small -ten only. She made accommodations for kosher and vegetarians. The food was wonderful and varied. BUT warning. You will be doing quite a bit of
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    This was our very first food tour and we loved it! It was great to taste all these different dishes and, in addition, get a lot of background information on how the food is made and its origin. Next to food, Lauren also shared many stories about SF Chinatown with us and showed
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    The food tour was amazing! I booked this tour as an introduction to Chinese food/Chinatown for my boyfriend while he was visiting and it lived up to the expectations. Our tour guide was super helpful and knowledgeable about the area and the food.
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