FOOD TOURS & EXPERIENCES IN

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Food tours & food walks in San Francisco
Stretchy Pants Food Walks

CULTURAL FOOD EXPERIENCES IN SAN FRANCISCO & NEW YORK CITY

We offer small group food experiences for people who love food, fun, and flavor. We believe laughter and learning belong together and that local food tells stories that re-connect us with each other and the world around us.

Whether you’re on a food walk, cooking class, or team building event, we reinvigorate the locals’ passion for their city’s food scene. We keep it small & private, with a focus on fun. You’ll leave hungry for more.

WHAT IS A FOOD WALK?

Think food tour meets progressive dinner. Stretchy Pants Food Experiences takes you on an epic food journey around one of our cities with food tastings along the way.Our food walks include around 4 tastings which will leave you as full as if you sat down to dinner in a restaurant but with way more adventure.  

Stretchy Pants food walks are fun and informative and the perfect way to explore a city.

Here’s what to expect:

  • Learn a brief history of the area and its food trends
  • Taste food from local vendors and restaurants
  • Leave full and informed and perhaps a bit tipsy (if you play your cards right!)
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OUR FOOD EXPERIENCES MAKE THE PERFECT TEAM BUILDING EVENT

Team skydiving may not be the right fit for everyone, but that doesn’t mean you’re stuck with a drab outing.  Everyone loves food, so what better way to bond with your team than through their stomachs. We offer a variety of ways to incorporate food into your next event from cooking classes where you make a meal together, to pop-ups where you decorate sugar cookies together. We have something for every level of experience.

WHY CHOOSE STRETCHY PANTS FOOD EXPERIENCES?

FUN TASTINGS, ENGAGING STORIES

We are passionate, local, food experts. We make it fun.

SMALL UNIQUES EXPERIENCES

If you want something special, don’t worry. We’ll whip it up.

GIVE BACK

For every direct booking we donate to a local food bank.

SUPPORT LOCAL

We partner with local business to give you the most authentic experience.

WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING ABOUT US? 

  • Jess was our guide for the Chinatown food walk, and Kara was our guide for a separate tour. Both were fantastic! They're friendly and know the stomping grounds well. And most importantly (to me, at least) they led us to stellar food at places I'd never tried, even as someone who's lived in or near San Francisco for almost eight years. If you need help finding the best SF neighborhood places to eat/drink at, Stretchy Pants is the way to go.

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    Nicole A.

    Happy we did this!

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    Matt

    Jessica was a wonderful host. She offered insight from a local perspective and guided our group flawlessly. There was the perfect mix of history and modern interpretation during the tour and the food was all amazing. All the restaurant staff/owners knew Jessica by name which shows her status amongst the community

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    Laura
  • Delicious food and a unique experience in the best Chinatown in the US! We felt very taken care of, especially since the staff at each of the places we visited knew Kara so well. Kara and her team have really done their research, and it shows!

    Aaron Avatar
    Aaron

    Very personal host. Learned a lot about the area, both historical and current information.

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    Cara

    This experience was so fun and so personal. I really enjoyed it! Also very educational!

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    LeRon
  • Fantastic experience! Great mix of culture, fun and food with a side of cardio haha. Would absolutely recommend to anybody unsure on where to start their food journey in Chinatown.

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    Nick

    Thanks

    Glen Avatar
    Glen

    Not to miss! Had a great time walking through Chinatown, learning about the area’s history, and the character of the neighborhood. Peter was a fabulous host, making everyone feel welcome and encouraging camaraderie in the group. The food was delish.

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    Mark
  • This experience was really special and wonderfully put together. Our tour guide, Peter, was genuinely friendly and made sure we all had a great time. I bought this Dim Sum tour as a surprise for my husband's birthday and he loved it. My husband (who LOVES Chinatown and has been countless times) remarked that he saw things he never knew were there. We learned a lot and had some great food along the way. The reviews are right, show up hungry and you'll be fed plenty! We even had some special dietary requests for which they happily accommodated. Thanks so much Peter!!!

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    Betany

    We had Kyra as our tour guide, and she was such a fountain of knowledge! I'm a San Franciscan, and I've always felt that I know the city like the back of my hand. Kyra showed me otherwise. She took us inside buildings I've walked by dozens of times but never thought to go into, and there was magic in every one. Plus, we had some of the best hole in the wall dim sum I've ever had! This tour really helped reignite the magic of SF for me.

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    Lea

    Kara was incredibly flexible and adaptable for our group. Her tour was amazing and she was so knowledgeable about the both the food and the culture. We all left with smiles and full bellies and would definitely recommend to anyone looking to explore Chinatown from a local perspective!

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    Kallista
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