What Are the Best Asheville Food Tours?

Known for its diverse and eclectic environment, Asheville’s culture is a key ingredient in its culinary creations. And there’s no better way to get a taste of the city than on a food tour! If a journey through Western North Carolina’s restaurants sounds as good to you as it does to us, keep reading to learn more about the best Asheville food tours.

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4 of the Most Delicious Asheville Food Tours

1. Eating Asheville

Eating Asheville has partnered with local restaurants to gives visitors the chance to do exactly what their name suggests! This company offers four different tour options, including the Classic Tour, High Roller, West Asheville Tour, and Private Tours. From craft beer to fine dining, you’re sure to find something that tickles your tastebuds. Visit the Eating Asheville website for more information.

2. Asheville Food Tours

If you have any doubts about the quality of Asheville Food Tours, there’s no need to worry. They boast a 5-star TripAdvisor rating with over 500 rave reviews. This company takes you to the best eateries in the city, and each tour lasts about 3.5 hours. Participants can stroll from stop to stop, enjoying drink pairings and conversations with the talented folks who craft the meals. 

3.Creative Mountain Food Tours

Located in nearby Black Mountain, Creative Mountain Food Tours offers three mouthwatering options: The Ultimate Foodie Tour, the Pub and Grub Crawl, and the Dessert Tour. With at least five stops on each tour, you’re sure to enjoy a well-rounded dining experience. Grab your favorite pair of elastic-waist pants and getting ready to enjoy the best food that Black Mountain has to offer!

4. BREW-ed Brewery & History Walking Tours

While this isn’t necessarily a food tour, a blog about Asheville’s eats wouldn’t be complete without a nod to the excellent beer culture. Asheville has emerged as a leader in today’s craft beer scene – and for good reason. BREW-ed’s tours take guests to some of downtown Asheville’s best breweries. Tours are available in both two- and three-brewery options and participating breweries include Asheville Brewing Company, Wicked Weed Brewing, Hi-Wire Brewing, Green Man Brewery, Twin-Leaf Brewing, and Catawba Brewing. You might even hear some local history along the way! Visit brew-ed.com for details.

Book Your Stay at the Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant

Taking an awesome Asheville food tour can be a tiring experience. Luckily, our Chimney Rock bed and breakfast is just 30 miles from the city! The Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant is the perfect place to relax after enjoying some of our region’s finest food. You can spend the evening in one of our gorgeous guest rooms, or relax at the outdoor spa. We even have a fabulous award-winning restaurant located right onsite! Contact us today for room rates, specials, and restaurant reservations. We look forward to having you!

Looking for more great places to dine?
Read our blog about the most delicious restaurants in Asheville, NC!