Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Location: Charlottesville, VA. Start on the Historic Downtown Mall, then finish up on West Main, St.
Weekday, evening tours
Tours are held Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Tour is great for visitors or local, after work or date night.
Walking tour starting on the Downtown Mall, finishing up out on West Main St. Hard surface walking.
Tour starts at 5:00 PM
Five food tasting with a pairing of wine or local beer. Able to serve non-alcohol cocktails.
Our first tasting has about 6 steps to go up.
Tour duration is approx. 2 1/2 hours
Tour is held rain or shine. Wear weather appropriate casual clothing and shoes for walking
Private groups tours available. Contact us for date availability.
A Unique Guided Food Experience
On this guided Historic Downtown Dinner Tour. Experiencing and evening on Charlottesville downtown mall, the atmosphere is more relaxed, strolling from one tasting to the other. Great for date night, after work outing. All tasting are pair with alcohol. If you do not drink alcohol, don’t let this stop you, We have non-alcohol cocktail available! All food & beverage tasting are included in the ticket price.
Why Take The Tour?
All tasting and drinks are included in one price! How can you beat that? Do you love food? Leaving with full tummies meeting new friends, learning some history as we walk our way through one of the longest outdoors downtown malls in the nation. This is a new culinary adventure activity that is a “must do”. With a variety of tasting, you will learn the best place to dine while in town.
The Alley Light -108 2nd St. (434) 296-5003
Tasting of Bone Marrow with braised escargot, parsley breadcrumb, greens. Paired with dry Sherry.
South Street Brewery-106 South St E. (434)293-6550
Three different beer tastings, of your choice, with Wisconsin White cheddar Cheese Curds.
The Bebedero -313 2nd St. SE. (434) 234-3763
Tasting of Nachos Black Beans longaniza, house picked hot peppers, cheese sauce
Whiskey Jar- 227 W. Main St. (434) 202-1549
Tasting of one of their signature Cocktail.
Los Jarochos- 625 W. Main St. (434) 328-8281
Salmon cooked to perfection in hibiscus flower sauce with fresh salad & white rice. With your last tasting of Flan for dessert
A tour guide will meet you at our first tasting on 108 2nd St. SW. the restaurant is in an alley
The Alley Light
2nd Street Southwest, Charlottesville, VA, United States
Parking is available at nearby parking garages, around the corner from our first tasting stop. You will be given instruction on how to get back to the starting point.
Stonefield Food Tour: Parking is behind Stonefield shops.
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Patti Sarkany Facebook
Excellent Evening Delight!!! We enjoyed meeting our family here and spending the evening sampling Charlottesville cuisine. You won't go hungry or thirsty, and you won't be disappointed. Great pairings, courses, and desserts. Loved this food tour. Thank you Deborah.