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Little Italy and North Beach Walking Tour

  • Sip on coffee and Italian soda during this Little Italy walking tour
  • A guide tells you all about San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood
  • Taste a variety of fresh foods, including a traditional Italian cannoli
Little Italy and North Beach Walking Tour
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Afternoon walking tour of San Francisco including Little Italy and North Beach
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Morning walking tour of San Francisco including Little Italy and North Beach
Get more out of your trip to San Francisco’s North Beach Little Italy neighborhood with a guide who knows the best places to stop for food and drinks. Along this tour route taste specialties of the area, including a traditional Italian cannoli, chocolate, focaccia sandwiches, coffee, and Italian soda. Plus, this tour meets close to public transport and affordable parking for your convenience.
What to Expect
Meet for this Little Italy North Beach walking tour on Columbus Street in San Francisco. Get acquainted with your guide and group, and then set off on foot through this super-popular SF neighborhood.

Your guide knows some of the best places to eat and grab drinks and snacks. Some of the places you’ll visit for samples include Mario’s, Z Cioccolato, Stella Pastry, and Molinari Delicatessen. Sample food such as a traditional Italian canolli and an Italian soda.

As you walk and pop into shops, your guide tells you all about the North Beach neighborhood and how it got its nickname Little Italy. You’ll also stop in a bakery to see fresh bread being made.

Your San Francisco Little Italy tour ends back where it began—on Columbus Street.
Reviews (376)
1 - 5 of 178 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great tour!!

Six of us did the tour including two children. Blondina was amazing!! She was interesting and fun and just might know every resident in North Beach. Each stop was delightful and the food was delicious. We would recommend this to anyone looking for a great...More

Thank Aubree C
Reviewed yesterday
Not for the faint of heart. Be ready to immerse yourself in the whole North Beach experience.

Our tour guide Blandina, took us everywhere in North Beach and was able to provide us with morsels not even mentioned in the overview. She even walked us past her home with the yellow door. Loved her to death. The samples were ULTRA generous, including...More

Thank Joni B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Cancelled last minute

They cancelled on us the day before claiming that was a power outage for all the restaurants. Amazingly I was able to book another tour last minute in the same area with no problem. I’m assuming that they canceled because there were not enough people.More

Thank kaycieyates
tmRoy, Owner at Local Tastes of the City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I apologize for your experience. Being from San Francisco, when anyone joins us on one of our tours, we feel honored that someone has joined us. As a result, we do whatever we can to avoid cancelling a tour, even when that tour has a...More

Reviewed 5 days ago
Blondina gave an "insiders tour" that can't be beat!

We were treated to a very special tour by "Blondina" a character of the North Beach community for decades. She pointed out all her favorite places to eat, drink, shop and admire art and made sure we were STUFFED on all the local delicacies. Plus...More

Thank Geoff809
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Local Guide

Our family of three had a fantastic tour of North Beach with local host Blondella. Having lived and worked in the neighborhood, she knew all the the inside history of the area, and was on a first name basis with almost everyone!

Thank Mark P
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Valerie B
4 October 2018|
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Response from Coastal55910 | Reviewed this property |
There is no alcohol provided. However, there is opportunity to purchase a glass of wine if desired. At the first stop coffee, Italian sodas, water is offered as drink choices that is included in your tour.
Shantia M
9 July 2018|
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Response from Stacy C | Reviewed this property |
This tour was very bread heavy, sandwiches, pizza, and cookies.
30 June 2018|
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Response from meganlamont1949 | Reviewed this property |
We went in the morning, as we were there in early June when the weather is starting to get hot. It finished with lunch, so unsure if they have afternoon tours. It is a wee tour I would book again, especially with Blondina... More
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