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Gastown Walking Food Tour

From US$66.40
  • Gastown food walking tour with improv comedian
  • See Gastown landmarks and cobblestone streets
  • Includes tastings and drinks in Gastown
Gastown Walking Food Tour
From US$66.40
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Gastown Walking Food Tour
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Combine food, comedy, and Vancouver history on a Gastown gourmet walking tour led by a professional improv comedian. You’ll get the quirkiest stories and facts from Gastown’s ‘Wild West’ history, pausing frequently for tastings of flavorful local treats. Since this Gastown walking tour also takes in key Gastown landmarks, you’ll tick off must-see sites with an irreverent alternative to a traditional tour.
What to Expect
Meet an improv comedian guide in the historic district of Gastown, then set out on foot as you hear some little-known stories about the neighborhood.

Check out the Gastown Steam Clock—it really does run on steam power—as well as the ‘World’s Oldest Trading Company’ and other local landmarks. The tasting menu varies to keep the experience fresh and fun, but favorites include local craft beer, organic ice cream, pulled pork sandwiches, Canadian maple syrup, and a cheese cake that’s been voted the best in the city.

Throughout the tour, the guide will keep up an energetic dialogue about Gastown, Vancouver, and local food, and the walking tour concludes at the original departure point.
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Fascinating tour

Our guide Max did a fabulous job of filling in historical details during the tour. The pace was just right, and the spots we visited had very good samples. By the end of the tour our hunger was well satisfied. This was the first food...More

Thank gklipfel
Reviewed 6 days ago
Fun tour!

My sister and I booked this tour and had a great time. At some of the places you eat outside. The weather was good the day we went so this was fine. The guide was really nice and shared a lot of great stories! I...More

Thank Linda N
Reviewed 1 week ago
A wonderful experience, would go again!

We had a private tour for a bachelorette party of 7. Jordy was our tour guide, who did such an amazing job. He was friendly, funny and very engaging. The walk between food stops wasn't too long, and the tidbits of history he shared in...More

Thank Ky M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nice Food Tour

Mid of April I participated in the food tour in Gas Town with Tracy and Jordy. I loved it. It was a small group, which was nice. The only thing which was not that good was one restaurant had maintenance work, so that we could...More

Thank Steffi B
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the historical aspect of the tour and that you found the food tasty.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Not enough food

I have been on several food tours and this by far was the least amount of food. Our tour guide was super nice and very knowledgeable. We learned a lot about Gastown, and really enjoyed the walk. I hate to say it but we were...More

Thank Heather B
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking your time to write your feedback. We are sorry to hear you did not think the tour was up to expected standard. One of our tour partners had to close on that day so unfortunately there were one less tasting and...More

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16 May 2018|
Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
Our tour started around 2.00pm. I'm not sure about other starting times but that information hopefully is available on the tour website. The Gastown Walking Food Tour is a really worthwhile experience. Doug
Virginia B
25 April 2018|
Response from joeh3_6182 | Reviewed this property |
About 2 hours
Karin P
22 April 2018|
Response from joeh3_6182 | Reviewed this property |
yes, but its debatable how much they will get out of it, especially would say less than 12-14,