Lingering too long at a single restaurant results in legs falling asleep, food going cold, and the maitre d' building a nest from patrons' belongings. Dodge stagnant dining with this Groupon.
$29 for a Downtown Culinary Driving or Walking Tour ($59 Value)
Knowledgeable guides shepherd guests across downtown Knoxville, visiting a rotating lineup of local eateries for samples, drinks, and epicurean conversations with chefs. Three-hour driving tours, a new addition to Knoxville Food Tours, begin at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturdays. The 2.5-hour walking tours begin at 2:30 p.m. on Fridays and Sundays. All tours meet at the Knoxville Visitor Center.
Knoxville Food Tours
Knoxville Food Tours' squadron of knowledgeable guides pilots pedestrians through downtown Knoxville's eclectic cache of local eateries, introducing locals and visitors alike to a smattering of tasty cuisine during tours that have garnered press from outlets such as the Knoxville News Sentinel. Each walking tour leads participants to a rotating lineup of local haunts, where they'll enjoy drinks and sample local fare such as pastries, pizza, sushi, vegetarian cuisine, and produce from nearby farmers. At each stop on the excursion, chefs and restaurateurs proffer friendly, insightful culinary conversation to bolster the enlightening nuggets of historical information dispensed by the well-informed guides or their sentient atlases.