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Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours

Meeting spot: Hilton Financial District, 750 Kearny St., (across the street from Chinatown), San Francisco, CA 94108-1860
+1 650-355-9657
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Chinatown Tour and Optional Hosted Dim Sum Tasting Luncheon
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Strolls of San Francisco's Chinatown highlighting its history, people, culture and food with an optional hosted dim sum luncheon at the end. Award-winning and plenty of fun, our team of tour leaders are all born in Chinatown, are articulate and receive rave reviews - join us soon! Wok Wiz Tours has been in business for 30 years and was founded by the late chef/author Shirley Fong-Torres who designed her tours to showcase one of the most remarkable neighborhoods in San Francisco: Chinatown. Each year, we bring thousands of guests, of all ages, from near and far, to our vibrant area. Every Wok Wiz tour leader was either born in, or grew up in Chinatown, giving a very local flavor to the tour, and each speaks fluent English as well as Chinese. Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours remains a San Francisco icon. Featured in the NY Times, LA Times, USA Today, Bon Appetit, Gourmet, and Cooking Light, and multiple guide books such as Fodor's and Frommer's, the tours are touted as "top attractions" in the city.
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  • Average8%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Meeting spot: Hilton Financial District, 750 Kearny St., (across the street from Chinatown), San Francisco, CA 94108-1860
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite thing I did in San Francisco. The guide (whose name I unfortunately forget, it was almost a year ago) was an elderly woman who lived in the area most of her life. She told us about her life there: how crowded...More

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KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Thank you, Shannon, for your positive review of your experience with us in Chinatown. We are glad to know that your time in our colorful neighborhood was enlightening and meaningful. It is especially kind of you to take the time to send your kind words...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Frank, our guide was the best. Knowledgeable and fun tour guide, who loves his job! He was witty and funny and took perfect care of us. We saw China Town with an insider! Extensive knowledge of history and he shared his personal history! The tea...More

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KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you, Pia, for sharing your experience with Frank. He's an area expert and is deeply rooted and active in the community. Glad to know you enjoyed so many aspects of the tour. We hope to see you again one day!

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We did the Chinatown tour with Dorothy. Very informative and Dorothy the guide was the highlight of the tour. Very engaging and with her own deep connection to the area. Only suggestion is to spend less time at merchant shops and more time at other...More

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KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you, Kerry, for your review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with our Dorothy. We appreciate your feedback and suggestion, and hope to see you again in Chinatown one day.

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Frank--our guide--was born and raised in Chinatown so his knowledge makes this tour a really good one to do. Come hungry as there is plenty of food to eat. If you are a tea drinker, the demonstration at the tea shop will be very interesting...More

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KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you, James, for your positive review of your time with our Frank. The "I Can't Believe I Ate My Way Through Chinatown" specialty tour is a fun, informative and tasty way to spend the day. We are glad you made your way to us....More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

I have been to chinatown many times on my own but never fully realized what I was seeing. Frank was our guide and he made the entire experience a true joy. We learned so much about the history, culture and cuisine...this was so much more...More

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KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you, Sandy F. for taking the time to write about your experience in Chinatown. We are so pleased to know that your tour with Frank was "a true joy". He is very knowledgeable about the history of the area and every aspect of food...More

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