Get a taste for the flavor and culture of Puerto Rico on this 3-hour, small-group Old San Juan food tour featuring several local eateries. Join your guide for a culinary exploration of island staples like plantains and sofrito, all with the cobblestone streets and colorful facades of the city’s oldest neighborhood as your backdrop. Your tour also includes a complimentary alcoholic beverage.
- Led by a local guide
- Free snacks included
- Family friendly
Taste the local cuisine on a food tour of Old San Juan! Grab a bite of Puerto Rico’s rich culinary history on this small-group tour amidst one of the island’s most beautiful and historic neighborhoods, Old San Juan. This Puerto Rico food tour offers an intimate introduction to the dishes and flavors that make the country’s cooking so unique.
Start your day at either 10am or 3pm from a central meeting point in the atmospheric neighborhood of Old San Juan. As you proceed on foot to your first tasting, immerse yourself in the area’s breathtaking French and Spanish architecture, some of which is more than 500 years old, listening as your guide explains the history of the location. After arriving at your first tasting stop, have a few delicious bites and learn about the diverse culinary influences, including Spanish, African and indigenous cuisines, that give Puerto Rican food its distinctive flavor. During your excursion you’ll sample sofrito, a delicious sauce often used as a base for other Puerto Rican dishes, and learn how to make mofongo, a local staple dish made with fried plantains. Top that off with rice and beans, Puerto Rican rum, and enjoy something extra sweet for dessert. Finish your gastronomic adventure with our handy guidebook and map, plus the knowledge and know-how to explore the colorful colonial architecture of Old San Juan.
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Food tour departs at 10am
USD $92.19Pricing details
Food tour departs at 3pm
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Old San Juan
- Up to five tasting locations
- One alcoholic beverage
- Local guide
- Local taxes
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- IMPORTANT: You must advise of any food allergies and dietary restrictions in the special requirements field at time of booking.
- It is recommended that you wear comfortable clothing and shoes
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking. If you don't eat eggs and/or milk products, please provide those details as well.
- Maximum number of passengers is 12 per tour
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Karen C, October 2016
Great tour guide! LuLi was prompt, pleasant, a lot fun and very knowledgeable. The areas and places we visited were, nice and very easy to get to, the food was incredible and we even went back to one of them of dinner.. I highly recommend this tour.
Reviewed by: Caridad A, October 2016
loved it , loved it my wife and I really enjoyed the food, drink and the information that Juan and Luis gave us. Would highly recommend in fact we come back to San Juan in Jan on another cruise and we are going to book again. You won't be disappointed