Vacations are normally filled with exciting adventures and thrills. However, when you are visiting Portland, Maine, you may want to fill your days with food instead of attractions and activities. There are so many delectable local foods to try in this part of the country. These local delights are made by some of the country’s top chefs and you will get to meet some of them during one of the many culinary tours. If you’re planning on visiting this city, don’t miss our Portland culinary scene.
Explore the Culinary Scene in Portland, Maine
The best place to partake in a culinary walking tour is the Old Port area. There are many different restaurants and pubs throughout the streets of Old Port, so you actually never know where you will be stopping during your journey.
Your tour guide will share all sorts of culinary history as you walk from one destination to the next. They will even point out different eateries you are not stopping at along the way. While they share what each one of those eateries is known for, they will let you know the exact reasons why you should add those locations to your list of places to eat before you return home.
A few dishes and drinks you will indulge in during your culinary walking tour include:
Nut Mylk Smoothie
Maine Seafood Chowder
Dark Chocolate Truffles
Maine Craft Beer
Different Culinary Tour Options
While the Old Port walking culinary tour is one of the most popular culinary tours in Portland, it is not the only option. There are quite a few other foodie options for you to choose from. The Bon Appetite Culinary Walking Tour is one that will have you exploring one of the foodie neighborhoods in the state.
You can also choose from the Old Port Seafood Lovers Tour, Old Port Afternoon Artisanal Tasting Tour, East End Artisanal Tasting Tour, and the Culinary Palette Food Tour which includes art and culture. You may even want to consider dining at The Top, where you can also take a restaurant tour.
If you are really looking for a unique culinary tour option while vacationing in Portland, you must check out the Lunch and Aquaculture Cruise in Casco Bay. This cruise food tour is three and a half hours long. You will dine on delicious cuisine, as you see the sights of Portland from the sparkling water of the bay.
As you can see, there are so many delicious options when it comes to food in Portland, Maine. If you love food and want to combine delectable bites with your next vacation, call me today. I can reserve your spot on any of these culinary tours in Portland, so you can enjoy food, the nearby attractions, and your family all at the same time. Let’s get an extraordinary family vacation planned for you today!
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