Old Quebec Food Tour


WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE OLD QUEBEC FOOD TOUR?

One-of-a-Kind Food Tasting — The The Old Quebec City Food Tour is a 3-hour guided walking tour, with 5 tasting locations showcasing the passionate food community residing in Old Quebec. Each stop is its own unique foodie universe: from a rustic sugar-shack style experience to a hip snack bar, historic monastery and traditional French bakery! The food tastings you’ll enjoy are enough to fill you up like a hearty, satisfying lunch..so be sure to bring your appetite! Some examples of the bites are: a delicious twist on traditional Québécois poutine, a decadent smoked-meat club sandwich, sucre à la crème… and more! All tastings are included in the ticket price. For a list of location names, please refer to the list on the right side of this webpage.

Historic & Cultural Experience – The Old Quebec City Food Tour is much more than just a food tour! In between delicious bites, we stop at a variety of historical landmarks and unique Old Quebec sights. We’ll take you to Quebec City’s famous Swiss clock, Dufferin Terrace by the St. Lawrence River, as well as what just might be the tiniest house in North America, and much more! As we walk through the windy streets, the guide will speckle your tour with the city’s quirky and sometimes surprising history! The result is an immersive experience of Old Quebec, both delicious and informative!

WHO SHOULD TAKE THE OLD QUEBEC FOOD TOUR?

Our Old Quebec Food Tour is the ideal experience for anyone looking to explore the most European-like city in North America. It is ideal for those seeking to discover both authentic Québécois cuisine and current food trends. In fact, whether you are an absolute foodie, a history buff, or simply a hungry and curious mind, the Old Quebec Food Tour is for you! We’ve hand-picked the best eateries in the area, making the tour perfect for those seeking a variety of flavours in one afternoon, or those on a short visit. The tour will also satisfy culture and architecture lovers, tourists, locals, families, friends, revellers and, of course, yourself! The Old Quebec Food Tour is a unique experience for you as well as an excellent gift idea! Using our Gift Certificate option, the tour can be used to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, or milestone. Whether you are from a city or a continent far away, the Old Quebec Food Tour will surely leave you smiling and with a soft spot for Old Quebec!

WHY TAKE THE OLD QUEBEC FOOD TOUR?

It’s no secret that Old Quebec is a top Canadian destination. Its historical architecture, monuments, cobblestone streets, reputable restaurants and buzzing activities are only some of what make it such a unique and exciting place. We have hand-picked the best, most notable eateries in the area while making sure we include a variety of traditional Québécois fare. Taking the Old Quebec Food Tour then means getting the very best of the old town, with your very own tour guide! We also bring you to hidden historical gems and architectural sites you may have otherwise missed! All this with the added bonus of having a local tour guide, who will share their own tips, secrets, and anecdotes about the area.


READY TO BUY TICKETS?

Ready to join us on the Old Quebec Food Tour? Great! Call us at 1(866) 451-9158 or click “Buy Tickets” to purchase your tickets online. We look forward to meeting you and showing you around one of our favourite sectors of Quebec City.

Where does the tour start?




Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.


  • → Can you accommodate food restrictions?

    Yes, we can provide vegetarian or lactose-free substitutions, but CANNOT provide substitutions for vegans or allergy sufferers (such as seafood or gluten). Vegetarian substitution must be indicated in advance at time of ticket purchase. For vegan and gluten-free options, please select our St. Roch Food Tour.

  • → Where can I park my car?

    You can park your car at an underground parking lot available at City Hall for 17 CAD as a daily rate. However, driving in Old Quebec can be confusing (narrow one way streets, steep hills and tourist buses), and unfortunately there is a limited number of paid parking spots in the streets of Old Quebec. If you can, we recommend you come by taxi or public transport and leave the car at your hotel or Airbnb.

  • → Where does the Old Quebec Food Tour finish?

    The Old Quebec Food Tour finishes in the lobby of the Monastère des Augustines (77 Des Remparts St.), a 10-minute walk from the starting location.

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