Taste the Town Food + Fact Tour

Duration: 3.5 hours

Location: Charlottetown - Central Coastal Drive



Tour runs on Thurs, Fri & Sat from May - October at 10:30 am.

A minimum of 2 people must book in order for the experience to take place.

The tour capacity is 15 guests.

Please see our terms and conditions for our booking policy.

A fun-filled tour where you’ll discover historic downtown Charlottetown with several mouth-watering stops to enjoy along the way.

  • Stop at 4 tasty locations in downtown Charlottetown
  • Tour around with a personable local guides who love to share the cities hidden gems with visitors
  • Learn about Island history through our food and drink!
  • Meet some of the characters that make our city so special
  • See first hand why we have been named "Canada's Food Island"
  • Easy 2.5 km stroll with brief rest periods.

Bookings need to be made 24 hours in advance of the desired date in order to guarantee a spot.

The group's maximum capacity is 15 people. Seating is available in some, but not all venues.

Some locations have stairs and are not accessible to persons with reduced mobility.

We will do our best to accommodate any allergies or food restrictions upon request.

This tour runs rain or shine. Umbrellas can be provided upon request.

The legal drinking age on PEI is 19+. Accommodations can be made for those under the legal age.

If you live in Prince Edward Island, you may think you know everything there is to know about Charlottetown, but we think we have things to share that might surprise you…..like the curious story of the Great George sidewalk and who is that guy atop the Connolly Building.

Good food is who we are

In between tasting stops, you will learn about the positive effects of food, and food production has had on the development of the Prince Edward Island economy. We are confident your taste buds will be buzzing at each and every stop.

Food Stops (Locations Are Subject to Change)

The Gallery - Coffee House and Bistro

Start off with a fresh coffee and pastry from Charlottetown's newest cafe!

The Olde Dublin Pub

Make your way into the depths of this historic pub where you will drink the Islands best brews paired with our famous blue mussels. Venue has stairs.

The Chip Shack

Meet the "Queen of Fries" and learn her special secret to making the Island's best french fry. Chow down on some yourself!
Venue has limited seating.

Lobster on the Wharf

Finish your tour with the freshest lobster roll in town!
Venue has stairs.

Paid parking is available in a lot located directly across from Founder's Hall. If your hotel is located in downtown Charlottetown we recommend walking to the start location.

Look for a guide in a green "Experience PEI" golf shirt or jacket. They will wait for you outside the main entrance to Founder's Hall.

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Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Is there parking available?

Parking is available. After you purchase tickets, you’ll receive emails with meeting points and parking options in the area.

Are children allowed?

Yes, the majority of our tours are kid-friendly. We encourage children to join most of our tours and reduced pricing may be offered in some cases. We can substitute non-alcoholic beverages on food tours that stop at breweries.

Do we only walk around and sample food?

Absolutely not! Our food tours combine architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight. You’ll be eating our amazing foods while taking in the sites and learning all about the Island from a local guide.

What if I have dietary restrictions or allergies?

Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can try and accommodate your needs.

Do I need to purchase tickets in advance?

Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. Events typically sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.

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"A wonderful way to see Charlottetown! It was a great way to get a better understanding of Charlottetown's history in general as well as how food fits in! Every stop was interesting, enjoyable and above all, tasty!"

CT, New Brunswick, Canada

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