- Discover the unique flavours of Chinatown and North Beach
- Visit legends and little-known local haunts
Often the best way to really get to know a place is by exploring the local food, and in San Francisco, the cuisine on offer is second-to-none. With this superb evening walking tour, you’ll be led by an experienced guide around some of the best joints in Chinatown and North Beach (once a base for the Beat crowd including Kerouac and Ginsberg). Stop off for delicious dim sum and fortune cookies at Chinatown’s oldest bakery, try Chinese tea in the markets, and grab a slice of pizza and a glass of wine in the back alleys of North Beach.
This authentic introduction to the City by the Bay will take you to various legendary locations, such as the bar where Francis Ford Coppola supposedly wrote the screenplay for The Godfather, as well as numerous foodie hangouts known only to the locals. Visit a Western saloon, artisan traders, and buzzing market stalls on this fun San Francisco gift experience which celebrates a city that knows the best way to live a fulfilled life is with a full stomach.