What's Eating VA? Private Old Town Alexandria Food Tour
This three and a half hour tour explores parts of the historic and architecturally unique town that has prospered for over two hundred sixty years. Discover locally owned and operated restaurants off the beaten path in this historically rich town.
On this guided, narrated walking tour, you will experience and learn about Old Town Alexandria’s significance throughout the history of our country. During the tour, you will stop to sample specially made dishes at long standing family owned restaurants.
We pay homage to the city’s colonial roots, as well as its recently evolved food scene, as we discover both colonial and modern indigenous cuisine.
After finishing, you will be able to truly appreciate the heritage, history, and local food in Old Town Alexandria.
Your Food Tour may include the following specialties:
American gastropub dishes
Local artisan beer
Regional Seafood from a restaurant featured on the Food Network
Authentic Lebanese mezze sampler
Old Town's indigenous dessert
Freshly brewed coffee and tea
Join us as we bring you through a town of stately mansions, charming row houses, and tree lined streets. See what makes this former port town so charming, and delicious.
All dishes are included in the price and served sitting down, so you can enjoy the ambiance of each restaurant while trying their specialties, and hearing their stories.
The restaurants and dishes have been meticulously chosen to showcase the culinary variety that exists within Old Town. The different meals will compliment each other as you progress throughout the tour.
The tour price includes all food and drink served. At each stop, you will feel like a guest of honor, as you speak with the owners or their families, and enjoy their specialties.
We want you to have a truly unforgettable experience in Old Town Alexandria. After the tour, you will have the confidence to navigate the colonial streets, and enjoy Old Town like a local.
Special Note: Food tours will take place rain or shine: Food tours will take place rain or shine
What is included: All food and drinks are included in this 3.5 hour long tour
Suggested Attire: Comfortable clothing and shoes
Directions: Meet near City Hall in Old Town (The exact meeting location will be provided upon ticket purchase)