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Local Roots Food Tours

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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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US$75.00*
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Go Hungry! Great mix of food, history and local lore

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Sutter Creek, California
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Sutter Creek, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This tour was excellent. It combined great food with short walks in between food. During the walks many points of interest and their history were described. Get an insider view of local Sacramento history and sample gourmet food. It is an exceptionally pleasant way to spend a few hours. If you do nothing else in Sacramento, do this. Plan ahead... More 

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Waco, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We took the 7/15/16 Origins of Sacaramento tour with a great guide. Don't worry that you'll just get little samples of food. We were full of great food and little tidbits of information about Sacramento --both history and current restaurants and chefs. Our guide obviously knew a lot about the restaurant scene and enjoyed giving tours. If I lived in... More 

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Placentia, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Ok, lets start with how professional these folks are. I tried to book the tour late and the internet would not take my booking.....less than 24 hours before the tour....makes sense. So I send an email and the owner Donnie calls me back. She could not have been nicer! We arrive for the tour and meet our tour guide Ciara... More 

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