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Taste of the Strand

Walking Food Tours in Galveston, Texas

We are the original walking foodie tours. Explore the Island like the locals do and experience the local food and drink available? One of the best things people enjoy at a new or vacationing location is to explore the local culture and cuisine. We hope to give Galveston Island visitors a more delectable foodie experience through a fun and casual walk to multiple foodie places either geared just around the food or pairing of adult drinks with local flavors.

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Choose Your Culinary Tour: Food Centric | Drink Pairing | Private Group

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Island Time Dining Adventure


Why only eat at one restaurant when you can try them all?! Embark on a food tour of Galveston Island Historic Strand District where your guide will lead you to specially picked local restaurants and businesses, serving you only the freshest of ingredients that are prepared daily. 

Tour many diverse eating destinations and some of Galveston’s other unique stops and shops along the way. 

Try everything from Galveston’s local restaurants to wine bars and historic candy confections.

Our New Tours offer food and adult drink pairings with the local foodie culture.

Book today and join us for an experience like none other!

5-Star Reviews for Texas' Biggest Food Tour

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Great Tour of Galveston

Nice way to explore the island and eat really tasty food along the way. Our guide Karen grew up in the area and was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. She made sure everyone had a great experience.

– Theresa K., TripAdvisor
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Knowledgeable and Funny Guides

Karen and Marguerite were amazing. They were very knowledgeable, funny and the places they took us to had amazing history, food and/or items for purchase. Well worth the time and money.

– Linda T., Facebook
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A Jolly Good Time

My wife and I had a jolly good time. It was a very memorable experience; we would do it again in a heartbeat.

– Seun A., Yelp
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Huge Portions!

I can’t wait to do this tour again!... There is so much food! I was expecting little bites at each place, instead, the portions were huge and we needed to go boxes. The tour guides were great! We learned a lot of history and fun facts.

– Tiffany D., Google Reviews
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Best Tour of the Island

We had so much fun we lost track of time! Very worth the money and the time. The experience was unforgettable. Thank you

– April S., TripAdvisor
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Wonderful Tour

Karen & her husband are amazing. The tour was wonderful. We were introduced to food that we may never have tried before. Karen went above and beyond to make the experience amazing. Thank you for a wonderful evening

– Colleen S., Facebook
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Just wanted to Thank the Crew of "Taste of the Strand" for such a fun evening... We had a blast... I would recommend this tour to anyone that would like to explore and learn more about Galveston. Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!

– Marvin N., Yelp
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Fantastic!

The tour was fantastic, and, be warned come hungry! All the food was amazing. Our hostess Karen was full of facts and fun stories and made the tour even more fun. Please, if you're in the area, check this tour out. You won't be disappointed.

– Annie J., Google Reviews