Downtown Walking
Food & History Tours

Join us in beautiful Downtown Lexington for a culinary cruise you won’t forget!  Your tour will be filled with captivating history, great company, and fantastic food, for an incredible afternoon dinner party!

On the Downtown Walking Food & History tours, you will:

Downtown Main Street Walking Food Tour

Learn about downtown Lexington’s captivating history as we take a culinary cruise to five delicious stops all in one afternoon! Discover award-winning eateries, unique foodie items like the buzz button, freshly baked breads from family-owned shops, fresh Kentucky-farmed vegetables, and more! In between bites, learn about colorful characters from Lexington’s history and pass through landmarks like Skuller’s Clock, The Square, and Phoenix Park.

Tour Information:

What to Expect:


Downtown West End Walking Food Tour

Join your foodie guide on a stroll from Downtown Lexington to lively Jefferson Street!  First established in 1815, the neighborhood is now a destination for entertainment and dining amongst visitors and locals alike.  Dine on gourmet foods and take in gallery art while listening to the inspiring stories of Jefferson’s past residents!  You’ll cruise by historical landmarks like Victorian Square, Triangle Park, and Mary Todd Lincoln’s childhood home in between Southern-inspired, farm-fresh bites.

Tour Information:

What to Expect:


Quick Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about our tours below:

We offer full refunds and exchanges up to 48 hours before a scheduled tour begins.

Yes!  Gift cards can be purchased through this link:

Bites Of The Bluegrass Gift Cards – Click Here 

We can definitely accommodate vegetarians, but are unable to accommodate vegan, dairy-free, or gluten-free diets.  Please be sure to include any food allergies or vegetarian accommodations when booking your ticket because food is pre-ordered with our restaurant partners.

No, but suggested cocktails are available at each stop.

Typically, food tours are not a good idea for kids under 12 because tours are 3 hours in length with walking and standing.  If you still feel like it’s something your under 12 kid would enjoy, let us know and we’ll offer a discounted ticket. Drink tour patrons must be 21+ with valid ID.

The 3 hour food tours include 5 small plates that will equal a satisfying lunch.  The drink tour includes some heavy appetizers with 4 craft cocktails. 

Public tours can include up to 12 people.

Yes, your tour guide will point out bathrooms at each stop.

All tours are under one mile of leisurely walking.  There could be a hill.

Dress for comfort and wear walking shoes.  Tours run rain, shine, or snow, so please check the weather and plan accordingly by bringing sunscreen, coat, or umbrella.

The deadline is two hours before scheduled tours.

No.  Please show your appreciation with a tip if you feel your guide did a great job.  Suggested tip is industry standard, 15-20%.

Book Now