Arts District “Meet Up to Eat Up” Food Tour

Duration: 3 hours

Location: This tour starts & ends in the historic Arts District in downtown Las Vegas

Adult

$79

Child

$59

(12 & Under)

All sales are final. Non refundable. Tours occur rain or shine.

Known as (18b) Arts District, we look forward to offering this food tour in the Spring of 2018. Check back for dates January 2018.

  • Get away from the hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas Strip and instead dive deep into the heart of the charming Arts District neighborhood.
  • Take a trip around the world in as we sample a variety of cuisine from various cultures in the multi-cultural enclave of The Arts District
  • Walk away with new culinary perspectives, big smiles, satisfied taste buds and the confidence to continue exploring new areas.

What to Expect

The tour meeting location is The Arts factory located at 107 E Charleston Blvd Suite 150, Las Vegas, NV 89101 on Charleston between Main Street & Art Way. The Arts Factory is proud to be the geographic and creative center of the 18b Las Vegas Arts District with art galleries featuring paintings, photography & jewelry, plus unique stores.

Meet at our first tasting location with ample free parking for the afternoon in their on-site lot. Start off with a guide sheet  and some tips for the tour. Your Local Tour Guide will entertain you with stories of well-known historic figures, history, fun facts, and lore about the area between your tastings.  You’ll learn about the eateries, their owners and the tastings at each location .  Tours conclude just a few short blocks from where you began.

 

Tacos Huevos (Est. 2017)

Tacos Huevos was founded on the idea that subtle infusion in Mexican food can have a profound impact & that discerning patrons will be willing to pay a few cents more for quality!

Vesta Coffee Roasters (Est. 2016)

Vetsa offers quality roasts, traceable bean origins, and a commitment to the families that help us bring you the best coffee, from the farmer to your cup.

Cornish Pasty Co. (Est. 2005)

The Cornish Pasty originates from Cornwall (Southwest England) and can be traced back as far as the 1200’s.

Chicago Joe's (Est. 1975)

Long-standing mainstay for hearty, home style Italian cooking in a cozy, unpretentious setting.

Ricks Rollin Smoke BBQ (Est. 2015)

Rollin Smoke BBQ pride's themselves in mastering the amazing taste of southern style prepared meals. With two decades of barbeque experience, the family aims to please.


Where to Meet

The address for The Arts factory where Tacos Huevos is located is at 107 E Charleston Blvd Suite 150, Las Vegas, NV 89101 on Charleston between Main Street & Art Way. (This is a shared space with the Urban Lounge also on the corner of Art Way & Charleston). Between The Arts Factory & Art Square, there is an open parking lot where parking is free. If you do not park in a free lot, you will be responsible for covering the parking cost. Please do read all signage related to parking in downtown.

Meeting Location

107 E Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89104, USA

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Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

All of our tours are leisurely walking tours with no steep inclines or hills.

Both the Downtown Las Vegas Foodie Tour & Vintage Vegas Polaroid Picture & Food Tour include just a few short walks of 5-7 minutes in duration. These tours are less than a mile. There is approximately 60 minutes of total walking and standing on both of these tours.

While there are opportunities to rest during our seated tastings, participants will be standing during some of the tastings and/or attractions. Please consider the current weather conditions, including heat or cold advisories, when purchasing your tickets.

The Arts District “Meet Up to Eat Up” Food Tour includes several short walks 5-7 minutes in duration and 1 transition period where we walk about 10-15 minutes.  This tour is a little over a mile in total distance covered. You must be able to stand and walk 60 – 75 minutes as a guest on this tour.

 

Yes, specific parking details are included in the meeting location directions after purchasing ticket(s) with location, pricing, and hours.

The PRIMARY difference between the Downtown Las Vegas Foodie Tour and the Vintage Vegas Polaroid Picture & Food Tour is the time of day the tours are offered, types of tasting locations that are selected, and the incorporation of a instant camera for the Vintage Vegas Polaroid Picture & Food Tour.

The Downtown Las Vegas Foodie Tour was designed to support small business owners in the downtown community and offers a variety of tasting locations from first time business, mom & pop shops, and family run businesses. On this tour, you will see the exterior of Zappos and visit Container Park.

The Vintage Vegas Polaroid Picture & Food Tour offers tasting locations that are a bit more upscale.  This tour includes 3 tasting locations at some of the most exclusive restaurants in all of downtown. This tour will provide a Polaroid camera & film for use during the tour.

Geographically, they are in the same neighborhood.

The Arts District “Meet Up to Eat Up” Food Tour is also in downtown; however, completely away from the touristy hot spots near the Fremont East District.  The Arts District is a community of artist and locals. The Arts District “Meet Up to Eat Up” Food Tour has the most walking of all the tours we offer covering about 1 mile.

All tours offer historical, architectural, and community information.

 

We CAN provide substitutions for vegetarians, but we CANNOT make substitutions for ALL food allergies or aversions.

Example: None of our tasting locations are certified gluten free; however, MANY of our tasting locations are able to provide gluten free tastings with notice.

MOST of our tasting partners CANNOT provide vegan tastings. As a result, we don’t suggest our tour experience as a suitable activity for guests adhering to a strict vegan diet.

Our ability to accommodate a guests depends on the allergy of aversion because there isn’t always a “next best” option that meets the special dietary needs of each of our guests.

Please be sure to let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restrictions (e.g. vegetarian, celiac disease, food allergies, etc.) when you purchase your tickets and we will do our best to accommodate their needs.

Substitutions must be requested in advance with your ticket purchase. All tastings have been prepared in advance at each location, based on the information you provided to us at the time of ticket purchase. Last minute dietary changes on tour will not be accommodated.

If you HAVE SERIOUS FOOD ALLERGIES, please contact us at info@vegasvalleyfoodtours.com or call us at 702.403.3644 before purchasing tickets for any of our food tours or events.

Our tastings have been carefully selected and may include meat, seafood, poultry and dairy; however, vegetarian alternatives are available at our tasting locations. Please let us know when you purchase your tickets that you are requesting a vegetarian alternative.  Accommodations cannot be made at the time of the tour.

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I will DEFINITELY be recommending this Foodie Tour to everyone that takes a trip to Vegas. We never would have seen this part of town or ate at any of the places we stopped at! LOVED LOVED LOVED Container Park! The Steak & Egg Tacos & Monkey Bread were my FAV! See you on our next trip to Vegas!

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