Stretchy Pants is now open with limited hours. Our public food tours will be running Friday- Sunday with 6 people or less. Although many of our tours are not currently filled, if you would like to make sure your experience is private, you may book all 6 tickets for the time slot you are interested in.

Please note some of our food tours have been modified due to our vendors hours and our ever-changing city ordinances due to COVID. Although your experience might be slightly different from the description, rest assured you will leave full and informed!  If you have any questions, please contact




Coffee, desserts & the painted ladies on a food walk in Alamo Square

Coffee, Sweets & The Painted Ladies 

Alamo Square food tour

Alamo Sq

2.5 Hrs


Willy Wonka lived his best life – am I right?! Skip the salad and go straight for the sweets.  So go ahead, after the week you’ve had, you deserve this. This food tour is the perfect way to have a walking brunch while learning the history of this off-the-beaten-path neighborhood. 

Chinatown food tour in San Francisco

Chinese Dim Sum & Tea Food Tour 

Chinatown food tour


3 Hrs


Ok, now when was the last time you had dim sum that was so delicious your dreamt about it for weeks? You’ll see the world’s first fortune cookie factory, taste different kinds of dim sum and tea and learn how Chinese immigrants made it to the Bay and their impact on San Francisco.

Pizza on a walking food tour in San Francisco

Pizza & Pub Crawl

North Beach food tour

North Beach

2.5-3 Hrs


 The pizza options are endless in San Francisco!  Pair pizza with beer and we’re talking about a match made in heaven.  Eat and drink your heart out on this journey through San Francisco’s “Little Italy.” We’ll teach you the history of pizza and the story of the beatniks, while showing you famous landmarks and tasting a few local favorites.  

cocktails in the castro food tour copyright Stretchy Pants Food Tours

Cocktail & Aphrodisiac Crawl 

Cocktails in the Castro food tour


3 Hrs


 It’s been a long week and if you’re going to do it anywhere, Castro’s the place. Explore the options that make Castro arguably the heart of the city. Learn about aphrodisiacs, the neighborhood, and San Francisco cocktails.  Let go of your worries for a night, you can always be responsible tomorrow.

Four people on fun food tour in San Francisco with Stretchy Pants Food Experiences


Our food experiences are lighthearted – we encourage you to join us in your best stretchy pants.  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.

Stretchy Pants is a versatile culinary experience company that reinvigorates the locals’ passion for their city’s food scene. Our experiences include food walks and custom food events.  By keeping it small, focusing on fun, and tailoring the experience, we leave the customer hungry for more. You can trust us to treat you right.

So congratulations. You’ve broken through your food coma. No, not the kind of food coma you fall into after a fantastic sesh of stuffing your face with warm chocolate chip cookies, but the kind of coma we all find ourselves in when we realize we’ve just ordered Chinese from the same place on the corner one block down for the 4th time this month…ok, maybe 8th.  Stretchy Pants is here to help. Our food tours and custom events operate in multiple neighborhoods throughout San Francisco with more to come!

Life is short but delicious. Whichever activity you choose to indulge in, you’ll leave full and informed and maybe a little tipsy!


Fun, flavourful food tours by Stretchy Pants


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

Small group food tours


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

Stretchy Pants food tours gives back to our community


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

Stretchy Pants food tours supports local businesses


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

Walking food tours & food experiences


The food tour you didn’t know you were looking for! Stretchy Pants food walks are fun and informative. Yay!

Here’s what to expect:

  • Visit the cutest neighborhoods
  • Taste food from local vendors and restaurants
  • Get the inside scoop on the best places to eat
  • Learn a brief history of the area and its food trends

You’ll leave stuffed and informed, and perhaps a bit tipsy (if you play your cards right!). So drag your friends away from another day at the park and check out our delicious food walks!


If your last team building experience was a bore or a snore, it’s because we weren’t there! We can help you shake up your next team building event with customizable packages that fit your needs. You can always book a pre-existing food tour privately for your group, but if you have something special in mind, we can make it happen.

Check out our team building food experiences options:

  • Custom food tours
  • Custom tastings at your office
  • Food pop-ups stations at your event

Check out the other fun activities we can cook up on our team building food experience page. If you have something special in mind, just fill out the request form and we will get in touch.

COVID-19: Please note we are limiting team building activities. Right now we are only be offering team building food tours with 8 or less participants. 

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What are people saying about our food tours and team building food experiences?  

  • Had a blast and ate to the point of exploding! The food was delicious, our host was knowledgeable and took good care of us.... read more

    Kim Avatar

    positive review Peter did a fantastic job leading the tour! We met up easily at the first Cafe and took a light walking tour, stopping for tea... read more

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    Steven S.

    The tour was informative especially the tea shop . The young women who did the tea demonstration was great . The guide could have been... read more

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  • This tour was a real insiders guide to Chinatown. You will go down streets and see places that you would not even have noticed otherwise.... read more

    Polly Avatar

    5 star ratingGreat Chinatown experience! Lots of food and beverages combined with a nice casual walk through chinatown. Peter was a great and entertaining guide. I... read more

    ryaneR3318HN Avatar

    5 star ratingGreat way to visit Chinatown Great tour to Chinatown! Good dim sum. Great experience tasting tea. Did I mention boba? And don’t get me started on the pork rolls!! Amazing... read more

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  • 5 star ratingFun Chinatown Tour Great tour. Lots of food and fun facts about Chinatown SF. Peter is a great guide, and lots of fun. Highly recommended!

    Q8399LDbenh Avatar

    This was fun and delicious! Due to surgery, I have a limited stomach - bring a leftovers container with you to bring home goodies you... read more

    Samantha Avatar

    Really enjoyed the tour! Peter was very knowledgeable and learned a lot about Chinatown and the history. My wife and I will definitely be back... read more

    Shane Avatar
  • Kara was very informative in terms of both the history and cuisine of Chinatown. I also appreciated the palate test! We all got to... read more

    Betsy Avatar

    Kara was super informative and was a great storyteller. We ate an amazing variety of food and had a great time learning about Chinatown!

    Pyuli Avatar

    It was a fun day full of welcoming people, good food, and unique fun information. The tea tasting at the end was the best part!

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