Birmingham Taste Tours combines history with delicious food!

Birmingham Taste Tours lets you sample eclectic tastings from Birmingham's most authentic locally-owned restaurants while also learning about the rich history of our neighborhoods.

If you’ve ever wanted to explore the cuisine and history of downtown Birmingham, you need to check out Birmingham Taste Tours! They offer two different three hour walking food, drink, and historical tours that are perfect for visitors from out of town and locals alike! On these tours you’ll be able to sample specialty dishes from some of Birmingham’s most unique locally owned restaurants all while learning about the history of our great city!

Culture and Cuisine

Birmingham Taste Tours

The tours offered by Birmingham Taste Tours show how Southern culture and cuisine go hand in hand through colorful stories of Birmingham’s history and the people who helped shape it. The tours pay homage to the culinary masters who put Birmingham on the map while also giving a nod to the new chefs who are taking the traditions of their predecessors and putting their own unique and modern spin on the city’s ever growing food industry.

Birmingham Taste Tours

Birmingham Taste Tours

With the choice of two tours spanning several pre-determined tastings in three hours, you’re sure to find a tour that your group will enjoy! Tastings will showcase popular menu items as well as seasonal tastings exclusive to the tour! You’ll experience restaurants that hold many awards from Zagat to AAA 4 Diamond. Both tours will give you a better understanding of Southern staples, where they come from, and how local chefs put their own spin on classic dishes. As you stroll from restaurant to restaurant, your tour guide will show you local landmarks and architecture while telling you the history of downtown Birmingham.

 


Downtown Classic Tour

Downtown Brunch Tour

Time Time
Thursdays 5 – 8 pm

 

Saturdays 11 am – 2 pm

 

Distance Distance
Up to 1.5 mile total walk with stops in between at restaurants

 

Up to 1.5 mile total walk with restaurant stops in between

 

Tour group size Tour group size
Up to 12 guests

 

Up to 12 guests

 

Ticket price Ticket price
$75

 

$75

 

What’s included in ticket price What’s included in ticket price
At least 5 tastings that will be the equivalent of one meal. Talks with chefs, staff, and culinary storyteller.

 

At least 5 tastings that will be the equivalent of one meal. Talks with chefs, staff, and culinary storyteller.

 

Ticket sales deadline Ticket sales deadline
12 pm the day of the tour

 

8 pm the day before the tour

 

Weather conditions Weather conditions
We have fun rain or shine, cold or hot! Please dress appropriately for the weather.

 

We have fun rain or shine, cold or hot! Please dress appropriately for the weather.

 

Meet up point Meet up point
Exact location will be emailed to you within 36 hours of the tour. We will meet near 3rd Ave N and 20th St. N in Downtown Birmingham. Exact location will be emailed to you within 36 hours of the tour. We will meet near 3rd Ave N and 20th St. N in Downtown Birmingham.

Birmingham Taste Tours

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