Walking Food Tours of Louisville, Kentucky

Taste the Story of Louisville

We tell the story of Louisville one bite at a time

Our walking food tours of Louisville tell the story of Louisville and Kentucky one bite at a time through the lens of delicious local food and drinks. From beer cheese to bourbon balls, Louisville is home to some of the greatest treats in the culinary world. Our food tours explore the history, impact, and flavor of Bourbon City.

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NuLu Food & History Tour
3 Hours
6 Stops
Fri – Sun
1 – 4 PM

On 6 delicious stops through urban NuLu and historic Butchertown, you’ll taste Kentucky and Appalachian classics and learn the history of Louisville.

Smoked bourbon cocktail at a speakeasy in Louisville, Kentucky
Beyond the Barrel Bourbon Food Tour
3 Hours
4 Stops
Tues – Fri
5- 8 PM

Explore the taste, history, and impact of bourbon through expertly paired bites, pours and cocktails designed to unlock bourbon’s depth and versatility.

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Phantoms of Prohibition: Cocktails, Ghosts & Bites
3 Hours
4 Stops
Tues – Fri
5- 8 PM

Explore the hidden stories of Louisville’s haunted past on Whiskey Row. Trace the footsteps of bourbon magnates and mobsters, discover hidden speakeasies, and learn the shocking truth about Prohibition.

Walking food tour of the Original Highlands Neighborhood, dessert at Epiphany in Louisville Kentucky
Highlands Heritage Bites & Sights Tour
3 Hours
5 Stops
Tues – Sun
1:30 PM

Stroll through the historic Original Highlands and scenic Cherokee Triangle neighborhoods savoring the story of Louisville and Kentucky along some of the city’s oldest and most iconic streets.

What to Expect

On our food tours of Derby City, you’ll laugh, learn, and leave with a full belly.

Bourbon, Cocktails & Beer

You’re in Bourbon City, y’all!

Audio Headset​

The lightweight headset helps you hear us from a distance.

Small Group

Our tours max out at 12 people. (Unless you book a private experience.)


Wear comfortable shoes! You’ll be exploring on foot.

5-Star Experience

Find out why we’re rated 5.0 stars on Google, TripAdvisor, Yelp, and more.

What Happens on a Food Tour?

In a nutshell: we’ll walk around a beautiful neighborhood making frequent stops for food and drinks while telling you fascinating true stories from Louisville’s history.

Take a look at this video for a glimpse of what to expect on your tour!

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Delicious Flavors & Unforgettable Experiences

Over the 3 hours you’ll spend with us, you’ll …

  • Sample delicious dishes that represent Louisville’s heritage
  • Sip bourbon, cocktails, and craft beer
  • Explore beautiful, scenic & historic neighborhoods
  • Dive into the unfiltered history of Louisville and Kentucky with an expert local guide
  • Laugh at jokes that we proof-tested on other people first, probably

What Our Guests Say

Here’s why we have over 700, 5-star reviews:

Lia and Jeremy Garcia on Big Four Bridge
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Family Owned Local Business

Hi, we’re Lia and Jeremy Garcia, founders of Louisville Food Tours. (And that’s our little one!) We’re a family-owned local business – just like many of our restaurant partners.

How can we help?

Contact Us

Have a question that isn’t address on our FAQ’s page? Curious about our private tour packages? Send us an email or give us a call!

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(502) 276-5596

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Explore Louisville’s most beautiful and historic neighborhoods while tasting the best of Bourbon City.

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