Downtown Denver Food Tour
When: Daily 1-4 pm
- 5 Tastings at Award-Winning Local Restaurants
- 3 Alcoholic Drink Pairings (optional)
- Local Foodie Guide
- Fun Stories About Denver’s History
- Insider’s Guide to Denver Dining
- Exclusive Discounts to Other Tours and Attractions
What to Expect
Come see why Zagat ranked Denver the 4th Hottest Food City in America.
Taste unique and delicious dishes from award-winning local restaurants and learn fun history about the Mile High City on this signature downtown Denver walking food tour.
You will taste authentic Neapolitan pizza certified by Italy’s AVPN, award-winning from-scratch Colorado green chili, fluffy baked empanadas from a family-owned shop, Southwestern fusion cuisine on the brand new Dairy Block, and a sweet treat from a James Beard award-winning chef inside the historic Union Station.*
In between tastings, your local food tour guide will share stories about Denver’s history and architecture. From secret tunnels to world-famous bordellos, learn just how wild the west was in the city’s early days.
You’ll also visit historic sites and city landmarks like the iconic Union Station, the brand new Dairy Block, the baseball stadium and Denver’s oldest hotel.
Upgrade when booking your ticket, and you’ll enjoy three alcoholic drink pairings with your tour.
*Tastings are subject to change. We cannot fully accommodate gluten-free or dairy-free diets on this tour (some substitutes are available).
What You Will Taste
Neighborhoods You’ll Visit: Lower Downtown, Ballpark, Union Station
Tour Type: Walking Food Tour
Distance: 1 mile total
Meeting Point: Marco’s Coal Fired, 2129 Larimer St.
End Point: Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St.
Where to Park: There are a number of paid parking lots near the meeting point for this tour. If you would prefer to park along the route or closer to the last tasting, see other parking options here.
Rated 5 Stars with 4,000+ Rave Reviews
“We visited Denver to celebrate a 40th birthday and decided to do a food tour while we were in town. Thank goodness we did. I highly recommend this food tour!”– Donald, GA
“This was our first food tour, and the bar was definitely set high. This was a great way to taste the best food in Denver and see the heart of the city while traveling safe in a group.”– Carla, NC
“Very knowledgeable guide and a great selection of things to eat. Everything we had was absolutely delicious. I would definitely recommend adding the drinks, which were excellent. Would do this tour again if we were ever back in Denver!”– Maxine, United Kingdom
“Do this tour! You won’t be disappointed. Our food tour guide and storyteller, Chris, delighted us with his wit and wisdom about the local food scene in Denver. Can’t wait to sample more off the menus of the places we visited.”– Troy, TX