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Address: Tent City Murals, 1715 Strand Way, Coronado, CA 92118
Phone Number:
+1 619-356-8566

Delight your senses while tasting, sipping and strolling your way through...

Delight your senses while tasting, sipping and strolling your way through the Crown City's hidden historical gems and popular foodie hangouts. This 3-hour walking tour will give you a local's perspective on the many ways to enjoy Coronado.

Tours run:

Fridays, 11:00 a.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Sundays, 2:00 p.M. - 5:00 P.M.

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I'm a San Diego local and have been to Coronado many times. Was looking for something new and different to entertain relatives that visit frequently and this was just the ticket... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 February 2017
San Diego, California
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Santa Fe
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136 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We compared this $49 3 hour tour to a $72 3 hour tour we took in Seattle where we visited 4 restaurants and had food, wine and a presentation about each dish , as well as visits to 3 specialty shops with samples and commentary from our guide about each place. This tour went to 2 restaurants where we had... More 

Thank ChloeSantaFe
San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

I'm a San Diego local and have been to Coronado many times. Was looking for something new and different to entertain relatives that visit frequently and this was just the ticket. We had a nice afternoon enjoying a light walk, learning about the history of Coronado Island, and sampling the wares at some of the local eateries. I particularly enjoyed... More 

Thank tjseviltwinSD
Marion, Ohio
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63 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have been on many food tours all over the nation. This is the first food tour that i have been extremely disappointed in, for numerous reasons. I am a vegetarian, and in the comments at booking, it asks for any dietary restrictions. I assumed they would accommodate them. No, I was told, just to pick around the meat. Other... More 

Thank Kiki C
Barbara T, Owner at SoCal Food Tours, responded to this review

Hi Kiki, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on our tour! We pride ourselves in being the #1 food tour in Coronado and take comments from guests very seriously. Our reputation is our business. Feel free to contact me directly at: socalfoodtour@gmail.com, so that I can make this right for you. Thanks! Barb Owner, SoCal... More 

Poway, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

So much interesting history, even if you are from the area. Barb (also the Owner) was wonderful, extremely informative & very quickly felt like a close friend to us all. Our group had the most fun! We enjoyed the diverse and delicious culinary stops along the way. A great way to take a little vacation without all the expense. We... More 

1 Thank rohde203
Pine Grove, California
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58 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

We had a lot of fun on this 3 hour walking & eating tour. Lori was fun, friendly & full of history. We ate @ 2 restaurants, tasted olive oils & wine vinegar; also tasted ICE CREAM with Liquor & Wine Vinegar, saw historic houses, brief visit @ museum & finishes with wine tasting! Great fun was had by all... More 

2 Thank Stuart L
Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had such a great tour with Lori and learned so much about the San Diego area. I would recommend this so anyone wanting a little history of the area as well as some great food and beverage samples!

1 Thank Tracie E
Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

The tour runs for almost three hours as it proceeds along the main thoroughfares of Coronado Island outside San Diego. The numerous stops allow you to enjoy sizable samplings of the best restaurants, and unique tasting experiences of desserts, a variety of olive oils and vinegar. The tour guides are not only proficient in food description and analysis, they also... More 

1 Thank helinas
Camarillo, California
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Get a little of Coronado's history sample some local food and have a great time. We went restaurant hoping and had appetizers at six different places. Walking a few blocks while in Coronado and eating lightly was a wonderful way to spend the afternoon.

1 Thank Pamuela H
Chino Hills, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Walking was an intimate way to enjoy each venue. Our guide was friendly, caring and very knowledgable. Food and camaraderie made this a memorable experience. Would definitely recommend this tour.

1 Thank Michelle S
Seattle, Washington
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203 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Barbara made the entire tour entertaining and delicious all at the same time! I loved the fact that she actually sat down with and ate with us while we sampled at each place. Most food tours don't do that, and so you're left with a hovering tour guide and it makes the entire tour time awkward. I would much rather... More 

2 Thank thetripchick

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