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Our most recommended Nashville Food & Gourmet Tours

Nashville: Sightseeing Cart Tour

1. Nashville: Sightseeing Cart Tour

Experience Nashville from a local’s perspective while you zip around town in a golf cart, seeing, touching, and smelling your way through the music city. On this 1.5-hour tour, hit 35 of the major sightseeing destinations of the city—from The Parthenon, a full-sized replica of the iconic Greek building, to the Ryman Auditorium, where the Grand Ole Opry, the longest running American radio broadcast in history, is staged—and much more. After you hit all the sights, pick up some recommendations from your local guide for nightlife and restaurants in Nashville so you can make the most of your time in the vibrant city. Make sure to bring your camera—you’ll have many opportunities to stop for priceless photo-ops. The fleet of carts can accommodate groups ranging from 1-50 people per tour—though groups of 2 may be paired with up to 3 other people.

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Nashville: BBQ, Beer, and Bourbon Experience

2. Nashville: BBQ, Beer, and Bourbon Experience

Learn about the stories behind three of Nashville’s most popular food and drink destinations. Enjoy tasting Southern BBQ cuisine and a range of local beverages. Sip a frosty seasonal pint at a local craft brewery while relaxing in the taproom. Immerse yourself in Southern culinary tradition sampling a flight of house-smoked meats paired with three Tennessee spirits or beers and sides. Then, taste Nashville’s best-selling bourbon along with other award-winning whiskeys after enjoying a historical tour of a local distillery.

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Nashville: 3-Hour Secret Food Tour

3. Nashville: 3-Hour Secret Food Tour

On this 3 hour secret food tour of Nashville you'll get to try a variety of classic Southern foods, including some modern and international twists on the cuisine. This tour begins with a quick snack of juicy pulled pork and jalapeño coleslaw taco at a local favorite spot. From here you'll have a short stroll down the avenue to window shop at eclectic boutiques and antique stores that line the street. Your next stop is a very special and tiny shop where you'll grab a sweet treat to enjoy on your walk later. Soon it'll be time to eat what Nashville is famous for, hot chicken. Visit one of Nashville's most famous BBQ joints. Not too many people know this is where you can get one of the best hot chicken sandwiches in town. The hot chicken sandwiches here are made with the perfect amount of spice and smothered in homemade slaw and pickles. Leave some room for the next stop where you'll devour a secret dish on the tour. Have a local craft beer to wash it all down. Once your stuffed take a leisurely stroll through a beautiful historical park, residential street, and cruise past a legendary, historical landmark that represents what Nashville stands for today, music.  As you enter the last stop of the tour take a seat and get ready to try some real Tennessee BBQ. Enjoy a generous portion of smoked whole hog pulled pork. With three sauces to tempt your taste buds, you're sure to enjoy this southern specialty. Don't forget the bacon and cheese broccoli.

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Nashville: Donut Tour with Tastings

4. Nashville: Donut Tour with Tastings

Take a donut walking tour of Nashville and savor the different donut flavors that the city has to offer. Find out more about the history of donuts in Nashville from your local guide. Taste hand-picked samples from a variety of donut institutions like Parlor Doughnuts, Rise Donuts & Biscuits, and Donut Distillery. Fill up with glazed, cream-filled donuts and more. Stroll around the city and stop at 4 donut shops with a guide that is passionate about donuts for two hours.

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Nashville: Rural American Farm Tour

5. Nashville: Rural American Farm Tour

Get out of Nashville for the day and check out a local farm while getting acquainted with the culture and traditions that embody the American South. Go on a tour that connects farm-curious food lovers with the farmers, ranchers, and craftspeople of rural Tennessee. See firsthand how food is grown and hear from the hard-working individuals who bring food to tables across the country every day. Drive from the pickup point in Cross Plains in a not-so-shiny Chevy Suburban that your local guide refers to as "dirty, but in a good way…like cool dirty.” Spend the day riding around telling stories, meeting farmers, and visiting parts of town known only to the locals. You are sure to meet a few colorful Southerners and tour a whole crop of farms. Benefit from the guidance of a local whose family has lived on and loved the land of Robertson county for many generations. A natural-born storyteller in the true Southern tradition, your guide will tell you the tales she heard from her grandaddy as well as the ones she heard only yesterday.  After touring the farms around the area, savor a traditional Tennessee lunch at a favorite locally-owned restaurant. Stop at Thomas Drugs, a town staple that has been in business since the early 1900s and has the best hobo float in Tennessee, or Tesha's Cafe where cafeteria meat-and-three is prepared every day for the locals and macaroni and cheese is considered a vegetable.

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Nashville: Distilleries Whiskey Tasting Tour

6. Nashville: Distilleries Whiskey Tasting Tour

Visit Nashville's 3 most talked-about distilleries on this guided tour. Learn the history, discover the process of how to make these spirits, and, more importantly, taste them. Meet your guide at Omni Hotel to begin your tour. Jump on the bus, relax and enjoy the ride to Nashville Barrel Company, Pennington Distillery, and Corsair craft distilleries.  Enjoy guided tours around the distilleries, sample premium, award-winning products, savor the flavors and learn the rich history of the masters and makers. Experience an intimate and fun adventure that is sure to wow your senses.  Discover the best whiskies in town as you drink your way through Nashville. Feeling a little drunk? Don't worry, you won't be driving. Jump on the bus and enjoy the ride back. Enjoy an unforgettable day out that's worth the hangover.

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What people are saying about Nashville

This was our 1st food tour. Highly recommend trying it to get a feel for the city, learn some history, and get some great food. LOTS of food. Come hungry. Not that much walking, but if it's hot you will get tired. Each stop built on the history and style of food that helped establish the food culture in Nashville.

We had so much fun! Our guide Starleen was great. We enjoyed some foods more than others, but loved the experience. We met some great people and saw a part of Nashville we hadn't seen before.

Emily our tour guide was amazing! The food was delicious, the brewery tour and distillery were so fun! Would highly highly recommend this tour.

We had a really great time. Mike was a great tour guide. We stopped and picked up some delicious cupcakes.

It was a great way to Nashville. Up close and personal