Classic Ann Arbor By The Sidewalk
- Get on this tour to be a part of thriving Ann Arbor/Kerrytown food scene along with its history and fun trivia. It's an Ann Arbor Classic!
- Incudes 8 food stops: tastings enough for a hearty meal include vendor demonstrations, owner interaction and much more!
- Turn the clock on today's iconic Ann Arbor downtown streets to entertaining stories about its history!
- Explore the culture behind the fairy doors. Let's see how many can you spot along the way!
- Walk away with new culinary perspectives, broad smiles, satisfied taste buds and the confidence to continue exploring the neighborhood by the sidewalk!
What To Expect:
- On our 3-hour guided tour of the Kerrytown district and Ann Arbor Downtown we visit eight unique tasting locations. Each tasting location ensures that you will enjoy fresh and exciting flavors. The food samples included are enough for a hearty and satisfying lunch.
- We sample a variety of foods from the best sandwich you’ve ever had, a Korean bun which will play with your taste buds, an entirely different take on an Italian appetizer which will make you crave for more, to a taco with a twist which shall transcend you to the streets of Mexico. Nothing can be more satisfying than a handmade Italian gelato made with grandma’s recipe to end your meal.
- We will also be visiting one of a kind, local special food stores which have a lot to offer. Vendor demonstrations, owner interactions, specialty tastings and a brief education on what makes them special will be integral to these experiences. You will leave with great insights and better appreciation for these artisans.
- Between tastings, you’ll experience the life as a native as you stroll through the historic Kerrytown district and the hustling streets of downtown Ann Arbor. Our knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides illuminate stories of architectural beauty, historic significance of landmarks, best kept secrets in the town and personal anecdotes about how the area became an intriguing neighborhood it is today! They will also provide you with a lot of recommendations for activities you would love to do after the tour. It will be the most interesting stroll you would have taken in a while!
- Oh! There is a surprise gift for you at the end of your tour. Your tour guide shall hand it over just before you leave. Yes! We are testing your patience.
Who Should take this food tour?
- Our Classic Ann Arbor By The Sidewalk tour is perfect for Ann Arbor natives and tourists alike. This tour is for folks looking to get an insider’s view of the area and are ready to explore the foodie hidden inside them by expanding their taste pallets. Whether you are a local or visiting Ann Arbor for the first time we ensure you will walk away with new culinary perspectives, broad smiles, satisfied taste buds, full tummies and the confidence to continue exploring the neighborhood by the sidewalk!
Where Does the tour start?