Duration: 3.5 hours
Location: This tour starts at the Grand Hotel, ending at the 4 Queens - heart of the historic district
Progressive Foodie Tour
Gourmet Downtown Tour
This tour is specifically designed for private group tour request. All sales are final. Non refundable. Tours occur rain or shine.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy a progressive style dinner at four of the best restaurants in downtown Las Vegas on your own private tour.
Enough food served for a heavy lunch or light dinner
May not be appropriate for guest under 18 years
Our tours take place in rain or shine. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes for walking.
Recommended Start Time 3:00pm
Offered for Private Events (10- 30 guests)
All fitness levels welcome
Guest will have their first tasting in the iconic Grand Hotel built in 1964. Enjoy a relaxed pace and the comfort of sitting down at nearly every stop of this restaurant-focused evening tour. This tour starts in the historic district, proceeds through the newer Fremont East district and Container Park and ends a the 4 Queens (built in 1966) under the Fremont Street Experience.
This tour is specifically designed for private groups allowing the organizer to select tasting locations and start times most appropriate for their own group or just leave the planning to us. If you want a desserts only tour, alcohol pairings, or a special gift acknowledging a birthday, graduation, anniversary or another special occasion we can plan it.
Our recommended start time is 3:00 pm ending around 6:30 pm; however, private tour guests can request other start times depending on availability of tour guides and tasting locations. After the end of the tour, guests will have the option to leave and enjoy the excitement of the Fremont Street Experience – downtowns nightly entertainment district while understanding the significance and contributions of downtown Las Vegas to the Vegas legacy.
Freedom Beat (Inside The Grand Hotel) (Also on the DTLV Foodie Tours)
Freedom Beat is a different kind of restaurant that answers Downtown Las Vegas’ desire for an experience attracting a new generation of food and music lovers.
Perch (Also on the DTLV Foodie Tour on Saturday)
Compact eatery within Container Park offering surf 'n' turf & views of the performance stage
Hugo's Cellar (Inside 4 Queens)
Always done with a touch of class. Voted by Review Journal readers 5 years in a row as "Best Gourmet Room" in Las Vegas. Wine Spectator "Award of Excellence" since 1993.
Pizza Rock (At the Grand Hotel)
Tony Gemignani, 11-time World Pizza Champion brings Pizza Rock to downtown Las Vegas, offering gourmet pizza, Kobe burgers, artisan cocktails & more.
Chow (Not available on Sunday & Monday)
Snug, hip spot serving Southern eats such as fried Chicken along with Chinese dishes in modern digs.
Top of Binion's Steakhouse
Eatery on Binion's 24th floor offers steaks, seafood, panoramic views & a vintage Vegas vibe.
The tour meeting location is The Downtown Grand located at 206 N 3rd St, Las Vegas, NV 89101; located on 3rd Street between Ogden & Stewart. Meet the tour guide in front of Art Bar near the front desk inside of the hotel. The Tour will end at The 4 Queens inside Hugo's Cellar, 1 block from the starting location.
206 N 3rd St
Las Vegas, NV 89101
The PRIMARY difference is the Downtown Las Vegas Foodie Tour is available for individual purchases for (1-12) guests. The Bites & Beverages Foodie Tour is offered for private group experiences for 10 – 30 guests.
Geographically, they are in the same neighborhood.
The Downtown Las Vegas Foodie Tour is likely to offer more historical, architectural, and community information.
The Bites & Beverages Foodie Tour will offer mostly sitting locations (if not all) and the group planner will have the opportunity to pick some tasting locations. This tour can also include alcohol pairings.
Our food tours have been designed to highlight the best and most distinctive foods from each establishment.
Food is provided by ethnic eateries, specialty food shops and local restaurants. A list of the food tasting locations can be found when you select the specific tour product.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 702.403.3644 before purchasing tickets for any of our food tours or events.
At this time, we do not participate in wine, beer or alcohol tastings on the Downtown Las Vegas Foodie Tour.
On the Bites & Beverages Tour, we offer non-alcoholic beverages as the regular tasting however; guests (21 & over) can request to have their drinks changed to alcoholic beverages (where available) at no additional change. Guests will indicate their preference during the booking process.
Uber & Lyft
Uber & Lyft are both readily available in the Vegas market. If you are a first time user, their services would require you to download their app and request a ride. Uber and Lyft are capable of transporting 6 or less guests.
If you have more than 6 guests, you can use both services at the same time allowing transportation for up to 12 guests. The cost from the Strip to downtown ranges from $10 – $20 per ride depending on the exact pickup and drop off location.
Vegas Valley Food Tours has a partnership with Lyft rideshare company. If you need a ride, you can use Vegas Valley Food Tours discount code LVFOODIE to save $50 ($5 off first 10 rides) with Lyft.
Follow the below steps to unlock your free ride credit
• Download the Lyft app
• Enter LVFOODIE in the “payment” section to reveal the amount
• request your ride
DISCOUNT VALID FOR NEW USERS ONLY
Taxi services are available from most Vegas hotels. The cost will likely be higher than Uber or Lyft; however, does not require the guests to download an app. Taxi pickup is typically near the hotel valet.
Private Transportation Companies (Capable of providing transportation for 20+ guests)
Company Name: Bell Limousine
Number: (800) 274 -7433
Company Name: Sunshine Travels
Number: (702) 247-1300
Company Name: LD Tours
Number: (702) 870.5530
From the Strip you can take either the Deuce OR SDX Downtown Express going Northbound to get downtown. Anticipate paying $10 per person (or less) when using the bus for transportation on the Las Vegas Strip & Downtown Las Vegas. The Deuce runs 24 hours per day.
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Stacey C, TripAdvisor
This food tour was by far the highlight of our trip. After staying the weekend on the expensive Vegas Strip wandering around downtown was a breath of fresh air.