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Address: Sacramento, CA 95814-3936
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+1 800-407-8918
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Local Roots Food Tours offers food and farm adventures throughout...

Local Roots Food Tours offers food and farm adventures throughout Sacramento and its beautiful valley region. We offer 3 different walking food and cultural tours in Sacramento. Going beyond the big city - our other walking food tour can be found in picturesque Murphys,CA. Murphys Food & Wine Tour explores the Queen of the Sierra - a wonderful mining town with 8 delicious stops including food and wine. Ranked #1 Tour in Sacramento by Trip Advisor. Each tour offers a large variety of tastings (10+), while visiting 6-10 different specialty food shops, artisans, and neighborhood restaurants. All of our tours are offered year-round, last between 3.5 to 4 hours and range between $42 - $70, depending on the tour. The tours focus on F.L.O.S.S. (fresh, local, organic, seasonal, and sustainable) foods and beverages. Enough food is served on each tour that most guests consider it a meal. Savor, learn, explore and connect to some amazing communities and their culinary dishes.

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Wonderful tour...great guide...great food...interesting history of Sacramento

A group of 5 of us booked this tour to celebrate our friends birthday. It was perfect. Loved learning about new (at least-to-me) restaurants and shops. Loved learning about some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Granite Bay
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Granite Bay
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 5 of us booked this tour to celebrate our friends birthday. It was perfect. Loved learning about new (at least-to-me) restaurants and shops. Loved learning about some history of the city of Sacramento. The food was amazing and our guide was just great. Would highly recommend this to anyone.

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So glad you enjoyed your tour! We enjoyed having you on our tour and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Millbrae, California, United States
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

We had some time to spend in Sacramento so booked this walking tour of downtown Sacramento. We met our guide, Millie, at the Hyatt then spent the next 3 hours walking around downtown Sacramento and visited 4 restaurants and a candy shop. Every stop was well worth it in terms of quality of the food. There was a good representation... More 

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Three of us who grew up in Sacramento (but 2 have lived elsewhere for years) took this tour and we all learned something new. Cearra was a wonderful guide -- extremely knowledgeable, at ease with older people, fun personality. The murals were very interesting and the stops for food were fantastic. I will be returning to them now that I... More 

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Sutter Creek, California
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

This tour is wonderful opportunity to sample the fresh tastes along and near K street. With more than 5 stops for food, do not eat before the tour! We made that mistake. Besides great food, you will get a history lesson about Sacramento and the gold rush era, you will learn about Sacramento today and how it is encouraging entrepreneurs.... More 

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Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great way to try new places while taking time to appreciate all of the murals in midtown Sacramento. Our guide Cearra was enthusiastic and engaging and had all sorts of historical tidbits that we had never heard before. The only flaw was that we were so full after one stop it was hard to keep eating, but that's a good... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

This walking food tour is a fun and yummy way to learn about both the history of Sacramento and its current food culture. Millie is an energetic and conscientious guide with an infectious enthusiasm for Sacramento's local establishments. I recommend this unique experience to get to know the city and experience an enjoyable afternoon.

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Sacramento, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Fabulous and informative tour about the public art in Midtown. While I have lived in Midtown, many of the murals and art were new to me. Very fun to discover new things to share with friends and visitors. Food was great, guide was great, highly recommend for art lovers local or visiting!

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was the second Local Roots Food/Walking Tour I have taken my family on. Both guides were excellent. We had a nice time walking and sampling tastes. Very fun.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

What a great experience and wonderful introduction to the city of Sacramento. Our guide was fantastic with great knowledge and sense of humor. We cannot wait to come back and try another tour!

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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This walking historical fabulous progressive food tour is a "must do" in Sacramento. The restaurants featured all fresh, flavorful, farm to fork delicious delights. Our tour guide, Dawnie, was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable as she shared interesting historical information. Don't miss out on this tour. 5 stars at the very least for rating this tour.

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