The Best Tours of Vancouver’s Food and Drink Scene

There are plenty of incredible tours to explore Vancouvers food and drinks scene
There are plenty of incredible tours to explore Vancouver's food and drinks scene | © Mauro Toccaceli / Alamy Stock Photo
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Known for its seafood, beer and wine, Vancouver’s culinary scene rivals that of any major city. Culture Trip’s list breaks down tours that help you see the city through breweries, markets, and its bustling Chinatown and Little Italy neighborhoods.

A coastal seaport, Vancouver lies on the Pacific Ocean, which explains its standing as a city with some high quality seafood. Known for its sushi (the California roll was invented there), oysters and candied salmon, this Canadian destination is home to some great local delicacies. This list brings together seven tours that highlight the city’s food and drink scene.



North Vancouver’s Lower Lonsdale’s Shipyard District hosts its emerging foodie scene. On this 2.5-hour food walking tour, you will learn about the historic ship building industry and early settlers to the area as you savor a delicious culinary experience. A scenic 15-minute seabus ride from Vancouver’s downtown Waterfront Station will bring you Vancouver’s North Shore and the famous Lonsdale Quay Market and Shipyards District. Enjoy candied salmon, brie and pear pizza, homestyle meatloaf, local BC wine and craft beer, crispy calamari, chocolate avocado tart treats, freshly made coffee buns and locally made ice cream. While enjoying some great food and magnificent scenery learn all about Vancouver’s historic shipyard district. Our fun and engaging tour guides will insure you have an informative and entertaining afternoon.

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