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U Street Food & History Tour

by Carpe DC Food Tours
per traveler Price is $89
Duration: 3h Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

  • Gastronomic adventure that stops at locally owned eateries

  • Inventive flavor combinations of a James Beard Award nominee

  • Chance to discover music culture, history & architecture

  • Bites like savory chili dogs & sips like cold craft brews

  • Expert guide to share culinary & cultural insights

Highlights

  • Gastronomic adventure that stops at locally owned eateries

  • Inventive flavor combinations of a James Beard Award nominee

  • Chance to discover music culture, history & architecture

  • Bites like savory chili dogs & sips like cold craft brews

  • Expert guide to share culinary & cultural insights

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11:30 AM, Tour in English, includes Food and Drinks

Duration 3h

Live Commentary in English.

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Total price is $89, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

U Street Food & History Tour

Activity Location

Washington, D.C. 20009

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Ben’s Next Door

    1211 U Street Northwest

    Washington 20009


Description

Discover the flavors of D.C. on a walking tour through the historic U Street Corridor. Traipse past charming row house as you learn about Black Broadway and the jazz era, stopping at locally loved eateries along the way to fill up on delicious bites.

Meet up with your guide near the U Street metro station and hit the pavement. Learn how music shaped this creative district, which was known as Black Broadway in the 1920s thanks to the likes of Duke Ellington and Billy Taylor. Pass by hopping music venues in search of some of the city's best soul food, ethnic eats, and downright delicious street food.

Head into Shaw, known for its youthful energy and boutique businesses, and fill up on sweet and savory treats from various eateries en route. Learn about this rapidly changing pocket of the city as you dig into classic chili dogs, tasty new favorites, and on-the-go delicacies. Y


Inclusions

  • Guided food tour of the U Street and Shaw

  • Food and beverage tastings

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Additional food and beverages


Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary; however, they will not receive tastings.

  • You must be 21 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol.

  • Maximum group size is 16 people.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


U Street Food & History Tour ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

2.5 out of 5