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Classic Downtown Food Tour

Quick Details

Child Ages 12 and under

Discover why Oaxaca is the culinary capital of Mexico.

From mole and mezcal to chocolate and chapulines (grasshoppers) — explore the magic of Oaxacan cuisine!

  • Sample up to 15+ traditional food and drink selections from 4 tasting locations.
  • Sip delicious aguas frescas (fruit waters) and taste mezcal straight up or in a cocktail.
  • Explore the historic center and learn about the food and culture with a locally-based guide.

Helpful information

  • Oaxaca Eats Food Tours supports responsible travel by donating 5% of each ticket sale to two local nonprofits – Esperanza Infantil and The Institute of Historic Organs of Oaxaca.
  • Tours are in English. Bilingual guides will translate in Spanish as needed.
  • Eat a light breakfast. There is plenty of food on the tour for a filling lunch.
  • We suggest not making an early dinner reservation on the day of your tour.
  • Distance walked is about a mile. Mostly flat walking, some stairs.
  • Tours occur rain or shine. Wear comfortable clothing, (hat, sunscreen) and good walking shoes.
  • Tickets must be purchased online prior to the tour. No walk-ups or cash are accepted.

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