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Carlsbad Food Tours Private & Custom Group Experiences

Private & Custom Group Tours pricing and Reservations:

Private group tour tickets are sold at the same price as Public Tours.

A tour guide gratuity fee of 18% will be included in your total cost and provided directly to your tour guide(s).

No refunds are given for no-shows or cancellations.

Private Group Tour tickets that are sold less than 15 days from agreed tour date require full payment to hold a specific date, tour route and time.
Private Group Tour tickets that are sold more than 15 days from agreed tour date require a $250 per each unique tour group paid via credit card to hold an agreed upon date, time slot(s), and tour guide(s).
Final headcount and remaining balance (non-refundable) paid via credit card are due 15 days prior to the event.
Once purchased, all tickets and payments are non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled.


Please refer to the FAQ page for further information.
NEXT STEPS: Booking Private & Custom Group Tours

Call Tour Organizer: 760 215-9433


Let Us Tailor A Unique Food Experience For Your Private Group

Carlsbad Food Tours Private & Custom Group Experiences are the perfect way to get a taste of Carlsbad while enjoying the company of friends, family or co-workers. We are happy to tailor a unique culinary experience to your group’s needs.

  • Witch Creek Winery - Wine Tasting
  • Gregorio's Italian - Eggplant Sliders
  • Carlsbad Chocolate Bar - Sea Salt Carmel Chocolates
  • Caldo Pomodoro - Garlic Bread Baked Artichoke Hearts
  • Humble Olive Oils Olive Oils and vinegar
  • Senor Grubby's - Al Pastor Taco
  • Vigilucci's Gourmet Market - Pasta or Panini
  • Gaia Gelato - Gelato ice cream
  • Park 101 - Meat & Cheese Platter & Watermelon Mimosa
  • The Goods - Artisanal Donuts
  • Cicciotti's Italian - Gnocchi, Bruschetta & Tirimasu

Entice your taste buds Learn about the history of California wines, while sipping some of the local favorites. Our goal is to entice your taste buds

Meet, Greet & Engage with local chefs Meet local chefs and here stories about their life and how they got started in the business.

5 out of 5 star ratings on Yelp 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellences! 5 out of 5 star ratings on TripAdvisor

Learn about Carlsbad's local history including the key to Carlsbad’s success and how Carlsbad got it's name!

What to Expect


  • Private & Custom Group Experiences are perfect for team building events, corporate parties, networking and happy hour celebrations.


  • WHEN:                To be determined
  • TIME:                  Custom start and end times are available
  • HOW MUCH:    $59 plus 18% gratuity
  • INCLUDED:      All food & wine tastings
  • SALES DEADLINE: 48 hours prior to scheduled tour
  • WHO:                  Team Building Events, Holiday Celebrations
  • CAPACITY:         20 person per tour (2 tours per day for 40 guest)
  • FAMILY FRIENDLY: Kids are welcome
  • DISTANCE:         2 miles/Easy
  • STATION:           Carlsbad Village Station
  • WEATHER:        Mild low 50-60 high 70-80
  • MEETING POINT: Corner of State and Grand near Carlsbad Village Train Station in front of fountain
  • All logistical details will be agreed upon ahead of time by the private group tour organizer and Carlsbad Food Tours.

FOOD is the ingredient that bonds us TOGETHER, which makes it a perfect team building activity!

Other Group Activities offered in Carlsbad include:

  • Cooking Class: 5 Star Dining in your home! Chef Pharrell Worthylake President Artful Chefs, Inc. 760-419-4609
  • The Chopra Center Corporate Wellness Program Derek Grotzinger
  • Chopra Center Corporate Welness Program
  • Carlsbad Village also has some great new restaurants that may work for your group event
    • Campfire
    • Barrel Republic
    • Park 101
    • Cicciotti’s Italian

For additional information on group activities corporate event venues in Carlsbad.

“Excellent time had by all!”
5 of 5 stars January 19, 2016
We had so much fun on our tour, I did not want it to end! Cheri is an awesome guide! Food was great. A very unique experience. And we learned a lot about beautiful Carlsbad's history. I highly recommend this tour to visitors and locals alike

Cheryl L. Vista, California