Buffalo Food Tours
Offering delicious walking food tours through beautiful & historic Buffalo
Are you a…
Foodie? Visitor? Expat? Local looking to explore old stomping grounds?
Our Food Tours are perfect for you! Join us today and discover the flavors of Buffalo
What is a Food Tour?
Buffalo Food Tours guides a small group of guests on a designated route with an expert local foodie guide visiting 5-7 predetermined restaurants and local establishments. You will eat a tasty small bite at each location all while learning about the city, the food and the restaurant you are visiting.
Walking Food Tours
Historic Elmwood Village Walking Food Tour
**Classic Buffalo Eats with a Twist**
Our Best Selling Tour! Explore a beautiful and historic neighborhood while tasting some of Buffalo’s best bites!
An expert guide will usher you to 5-7 local establishments where we’ll have a small bite at each location and you’ll learn about the food, the people and the history that helped shape Buffalo!
Private Walking Food Tour
**Perfect for work outings & wedding parties**
Have a group visiting for a special occasion? Or is your company looking to host a fun and active event? Look no further than Buffalo Food Tours!
Our Private Tours offer a unique and engaging activity that is perfect for groups large and small.
What To Expect
We’ll eat a selection of delicious local favorites, explore a beautiful neighborhood and visit between 5 and 7 establishments
Currently our tours run every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday starting at 11:30am & 4pm. Tours typically last 2 to 2.5 hours
We currently limit our tours to 10 guests or less to ensure you have a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience.
History & Architecture
Buffalo was the 8th biggest city in the US in 1900. Stunning mansions & architectural gems are ever present.
We offer an add on to our base ticket that includes alcohol tasting at our various stops. Available upon booking!
Check out our feature video from WKBW News Buffalo
People LOVE us on Trip Advisor and Google Reviews
“What a great way to spend a summer afternoon! Great guide, great food, lots of interesting Buffalo history.”
“Bring your appetite because there’s lots of delicious food. Would be a great gift too!”
“The tour was fantastic! We got to sample so many delicious foods relevant to the city!”
“Walked on Elmood Ave and it was so nice to see how it has grown. Restaurants were great and will go back. Loved it!”
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a walking Food Tour?
A food tour is a gathering of a small group of guests who walk a designated route with a local tour guide visiting 5-7 predetermined restaurants and local establishments. You will eat a small bite at each location all while learning a bit about the city, the food and the restaurant you are visiting.
How much walking is involved?
Our tour is approximately 1 mile long, from start to finish. Depending on parking, the total distance walked (Including the tour) is approx. 1.5mi. We recommend wearing comfortable shoes and dressing for the weather because all tours run rain or shine!
We do provide a recommend area to park that is central to the tour. Click here for the Elmwood Village Tour Map
What happens if it rains (or snows)?
All of our tours are held Rain or Shine or Snow! (it has been known to snow in spring although it is rare).
Please dress appropriately for the day’s weather and bring an umbrella if necessary
What can I expect on the tour?
Each tour begins at a predetermined location. From there, we will walk to restaurants/cafes and have a tasting at each stop. Our local guide will provide interesting facts and answers your questions along the way. The tastings include a mix of sandwiches, appetizers, and deserts. (Alcoholic drinks may be purchased as an add-on to our tour or separately at establishments)
Does the tour accommodate Vegan/Vegetarian/Gluten Free diets?
Our tours currently can offer vegetarian options but we cannot guarantee vegan/gluten free options
Do tours accommodate all ages?
We kindly ask all tour-goers are 12 years of age and older
What restaurants do we visit?
Due to current economic conditions; our routes MAY vary throughout the Tour season.
Our tours are designed to be a mix of local pub grub, a hint of something different (think ethnic cuisine), a cafe, a market & something sweet!
(subject to change without notice)
How is the price determined?
We work hard in partnership with local businesses to provide you with high-quality food at a competitive price. Our tours include stops at approx 5 to 7 local restaurants and cafes where you will receive a generous tasting portion that will leave you satisfied and (hopefully) thrilled!
Buffalo born and raised, Adam Sandecki started Buffalo Food Tours in June of 2021. An avid traveler and explorer of all things food related, upon moving back to Buffalo in Fall 2020, he decided he needed to share his favorite food experiences with others. Join us for a tour and learn what Buffalo is all about!
Check out a wonderful blog post by Visit Buffalo Niagara (Buffalo’s Premier Tourism site) highlighting their tour with us in July! Click Here