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Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City provided by Sabores Mexico Food Tours

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Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 17/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 17/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Get to know Mexico City’s historic center through its food on a half-day culinary walking tour. Discover the richness and diversity of Mexican cuisine, a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage designee, with the help of a knowledgeable guide. Have an intimate small group encounter with Mexico’s capital city as you stroll among street food stalls and local markets, visit traditional cantinas and celebrated restaurants, sampling different dishes and drinks.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Oaxaca en Mexico
    Luis Moya 59, Colonia Centro, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06300 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
    Meet our host inside the restaurant. The tour will start at 12:00 hrs. from Monday to Friday. Saturday and Sunday will star at 11:30am Please arrive 15 minutes early.
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  • 1
    Historic Center (Centro Historico)
    Stop: 5 hours
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  • 2
    Mercado de San Juan
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • 3
    Zocalo
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Dulcería de Celaya S.A. de C.V.
    Av. 5 de Mayo 39, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Cuauhtémoc, 06000 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
    Tour ends at the last tasting location which is close to metro stations.
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Highlights
  • Explore Mexico City’s historic center through its exceptional cuisine
  • Walk a small group to traditional markets, cantinas, and street stalls
  • Learn about Mexico’s history, culture and cuisine as you indulge in samples
  • Experience the Centro like a local with the help of your insider guide
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group at a convenient downtown restaurant to begin your crash course in Mexico's food and culture. Your gastronomic adventure will take you from pre-Hispanic food to contemporary Mexican cuisine in a half-day stroll through Mexico City’s 700-year-old historic center. Experience the city’s Aztec market, explore its street food and drink in one of its traditional cantinas. Along the way, your guide shares the legends of this vibrant metropolis, helping you to travel through time as you sample sweets at one the oldest candy stores in the city, explore the bounty of Mexican cheeses and meats, taste traditional Oaxacan cooking and delight in the country’s edible flowers and organic produce.  
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Important Information
Departure Point
Oaxaca en Mexico, Luis Moya 59, Colonia Centro, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06300 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
Duration
5h
Return Details
Dulcería de Celaya S.A. de C.V., Av. 5 de Mayo 39, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Cuauhtémoc, 06000 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • All activities
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Bryan C wrote a review Aug 2020
Nashville, Tennessee13 contributions1 helpful vote
What a great experience, I got to hear cool stories of local fables, taste great food, drink great drinks, I can’t say enough good things about this tour
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Response from DulceGar, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City
Responded 24 Aug 2020
Thank you so much for your great comments. We are very happy to know you enjoyed the tour so much.
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Gaby M wrote a review Mar 2020
Chicago, Illinois5 contributions
This was a great way to get to know Mexico City historic downtown, while enjoy amazing food. Raquel was our guide and she was great! Fun to hang out for 5 hours. And we tried 8 types of food from different places. HIghly recommended.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Seattle_Shelly wrote a review Mar 2020
Edmonds, Washington1 contribution
Truly a unique experience. We were very happy we did this our first day in Mexico City. Laura’s knowledge and passion for Mexico Cuisine made this tour our favorite activity. We went back to a few places for dinner/lunch. Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from DulceGar, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City
Responded 15 Mar 2020
That’s amazing, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed the tour so much!
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Karen W wrote a review Mar 2020
Melrose, Massachusetts45 contributions44 helpful votes
We had a great time with Rachel on our 4 hour tour of downtown Mexico City. We enjoyed all the food and drink, as well as learning all the history and meeting the wonderful people of MC. This tour is worth every penny.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from DulceGar, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City
Responded 15 Mar 2020
Thank you so much, we really appreciate the comments on both the tour and Rachel. We are glad you enjoyed it!
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jean L wrote a review Feb 2020
Montclair, New Jersey4 contributions5 helpful votes
The food tour in the historic center of Mexico City was great! Raquel (Rachel) was our leader and she was fun, informative and very sensitive to her guest's varying food needs (vegetarians, allergies, gluten-free, etc). We took in a few sites besides the food venues -- being
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Jade H
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A tasty Mexican adventure!
What a fantastic food tour of the Roma neighborhood we had with Nohemi. We tried a delicious assortment of foods an
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921judithm
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Upscale tacos and treats at local restaurants
Excellent experience with Naomi as our guide to 7 amazing local restaurants for a variety of tacos, tostadas, cactu
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Passport57058011779
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Great tour
We really enjoyed this tour. Our guide Naomi was very knowledgable about the history and architecture of the Roma n
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A7882QSscotts
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Amazing tour of Roma
This tour was really incredible. Sofia, our tour guide, was very sweet and knowledgeable about the area and the foo
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Scott95811
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What a delicious and informative experience!
After more than 25 trips to Mexico over the years, I finally decided to actually leave the capital city airport and
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tamarisks2020
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Such a great time!
What a great way to spend an afternoon! Great locations, VERY knowledgeable tour guide. I’ve already recommended th
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ralphphot
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Taco Love
Rodrigo is trained as a cinematographer, and his trip unfolds in exactly the right sequence. He was friendly, knowl
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MarilynM281
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Mexican Delite
Both my wife and I really enjoyed this food/ architecture/history tour with Fernanda. In addition to food, a variet
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William L
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Great food tour in a great neighborhood
We had a great food tour with our guide, Nohemi. We really enjoyed all the restaurants and Nohemi also made it into
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LeslieLukehart
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Fernanda is Awesome!
My husband and I really enjoyed this Food Tour. Our guide was charming, knowledgeable and well prepared. The food
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jaysneu
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Delicious!
We were looking forward to seeing and tasting Colonia Roma and were not disappointed! Our guide Fernanda was knowl
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roqueorrocky
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I wasn’t going to tell but I can’t help myself. The taco at El Califa was the best. 🤯
I was traveling through CDMX solo and wanted an easy way to get an idea of the types of tacos available in the city
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VictoriaMaja
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A ‘foodie’s’ delight in Roma Norte
Our introduction to Mexico City’s amazing food scene was enlightening! We had heard that gastronomic delights were
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Lubran
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More than just a food tour, cultural experience as well
Our guide for the tour was Nohemi, A wonderful young woman with a college degree in art history. We visited seven
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goluchowski
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Excellent tour
One of the best tours I've done. Very informative and the tacos were delicious. Claire was incredibly knowledgable
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