Downtown Wilmington is a foodie’s dream, and these tours get to the heart of this delicious area. You’ll sample an eclectic assortment of restaurants, enjoy food and drink, meet the city’s best chefs, and learn about the historic downtown. Find out where to eat and how the Port City has become a food lover’s paradise.
Public parking in Wilmington is available. Saturdays in season can be busy, so please give yourself plenty of time to park and arrive on time.
Saturday tours include a 2:15 Wilmington Downtown Afternoon Tasting Tour, a 3:15 Wilmington Downtown Evening Tasting Tour, and a 9:15am Downtown Farmers’ Market Tour and Cooking Class. Private weekday and weeknight tours are available. Contact us for more information.
9:15am – 12:30pm, $75 per person ($75.99 with ticketing fee). Enjoy a cooking class with a Wilmington chef…. And a delicious lunch! Join Taste Carolina for a guided tour through the Downtown Farmers’ Market followed by a quick spin through historic downtown and a delicious breakfast snack. Afterward, you’ll roll up your sleeves for a cooking class with a restaurant chef at that restaurant. Lunch will follow!
2:15 – 5:15, $55 per person ($55.99 with ticketing fee). A taste of the port city…. This downtown tour offers more than just a taste! Meet chefs and owners and enjoy lots of filling food while learning about the historic downtown. Wine parings are included at one or two stops. This tour visits 5-6 restaurants and food shops.
3:15 – 6:30, $65 per person ($65.99 with ticketing fee). Enjoy a unique tasting experience.… This downtown tour includes a number of cocktail and wine pairings, too! Meet chefs and owners and enjoy food and drink while learning about the historic downtown. This tour visits 5-6 restaurants and bars.