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Green Hills. Great Schools.  Good-tasting Eats. Our Eat – Stay – Love Lafayette food tour is a family-friendly tour great for newbies and anyone looking to discover this side of the Caldecott Tunnel.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Visit five tasting locations with food samples and demonstrations to highlight the area’s local deliciousness.
  • Discover the rich history of Lafayette and the Lamorinda area.
  • Enjoy an Exclusive Tasting Guide with map and discounted offerings from our tasting locations.

TOUR INFORMATION

  • DEPARTURE TIMES: Last Saturday of every month at 11 am (June – October)
    • June 24, 2017
    • July 29, 2017
    • August 26, 2017
    • September 30, 2017
    • October 28, 2017
  • COST PER PERSON: Adults: $35; Kids 12 and younger: $20
  • SALES DEADLINE: Tickets must be purchased at least two hours before the day’s tour
  • DURATION & DISTANCE: 2 hours covering 0.5 miles
  • “Progressive Eating” experience—Come ready for lunch! Local selections offer enough to keep you satisfied, but not stuffed.
  • WHO: Everyone! (kids welcome)
  • CAPACITY: up to 12 guests per tour
  • WHAT TO WEAR/BRING: Comfortable clothing and walking shoes; bottle of water
  • WEATHER CONDITIONS: Light Rain or Shine (Tours may be cancelled 24 hours in advance for heavy rain/weather)
  • MEETING POINT: Outside Lafayette Park Plaza across from Sideboard Lafayette – 3535 Plaza Way, Lafayette, CA

TASTING SELECTIONS*

Enjoy our hometown food tour, including:

  • Tasty homemade treat from one of Lamorinda’s local cottage industry entrepreneurs.
  • Notable chai tea latte selection prepared by Lafayette’s 2016 Businesswoman of the Year with an amazing personal story to tell.
  • Learn the proper way to taste authentic extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars sourced from around the world from a family-owned business who is leading the charge in its industry.
  • Fresh local California produce presented by the family behind Lafayette’s longest continuously running grocery store.
  • Dip your fork into spicy and savory dishes inspired by the original table fare of the Golden State’s Spanish and Mexican Californios of the 18th Century.
  • Finish with a modern twist on the classic cupcake at a local favorite that makes all of it’s in-house desserts from scratch and with the freshest and finest ingredients.

 *Tasting selections subject to change without notice

ADD OUR WHY NOT ADVENTURER OPTION!

*Want to add some additional “spirit” to your tour? Select the Why Not Adventurer option for only $15:

  • Choice of margarita or Mexican beer as the perfect accompaniment to your plate of Californios cuisine
  • Local Food Adventures tote bag perfect for carrying the amazing eats you discover along the way

By selecting our Why Not Adventurer option you swear and affirm that you are over the age of 21.

READY TO BUY TICKETS?

Tickets can be purchased online or by calling (510) 604-6546 up to an hour prior to the start of the tour. Let the Rockridge Food Tour help you discover your local yummy!

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Can’t find a public tour date that works for your schedule, inquire about booking a Private Group Tour!

 
 

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