Self-Guided Food Tours (Off The Eaten Track)
- 2-725 Vancouver Street
- Victoria, BC V8V 3V4
- Phone: (778) 918-4584 , Toll Free: 1-800-418-1906
We are not your average culinary tour company! Our goal is to get visitors out of the downtown core and immersed in interesting and tasty neighbourhoods. We visit a variety of local areas such as historic Railtown and the very modern Olympic Village. On our food tours guests are treated to interesting stories, history & architecture, insider tips on the best hidden gems in the city, and a chance to meet the local owners and chefs. Our tours are geared towards the more adventurous traveler who is looking to get off the typical tourist path and explore parts of the city that are more local, tasty, and unique.
Gourmet Ice Cream & Pizza Tour:
This is our most family friendly tour and it sells-out every summer! Re-live all your childhood fantasies and enjoy 2-hours of pure eating pleasure! This tour has 3 awesome ice cream stops and 2 delicious pizza samples. You even have a chance to add a local craft beer to your tour to truly blow your adult foodie mind! This tour explores historic Railtown and Gastown in a fun and family-friendly atmosphere.
Railtown Urban Eats Tour:
This tour was recently awarded the Canadian Signature Experience recognizing it as a "once-in-a-lifetime tour unique to Canada." Join us on a 2-hour afternoon tour as we take you through one of the oldest neighbourhoods in the downtown core. On this tour we stop at 5 local foodie businesses including a culinary school, trendy cafes, a bakery, and a brewery housed in an old steel factory. Learn the history of Little Japantown and get to know this up-and-coming area just East of Gastown.
Olympic Village Food Tour:
The Olympic Village is one of the newest and most modern neighbourhoods in Vancouver filled with unique architecture, exciting restaurants, craft breweries, and modern art installations. First developed for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, this former industrial complex has been recently transformed into the greenest community in the world! Join our 2.5-hour guided walking tour to hear the history of False Creek, sip and sample our way through 6 local foodie stops, and take in the beautiful waterfront scenery that makes Vancouver one of the best cities in the world.