Arts and Eats Tour of West Boston

Discover the Street Art and Funky Flavors Of Allston on this Boston Food Tour

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Immerse yourself in all things Allston with this two and a half hour guided street art and food tasting tour as you discover the delights that  this eccentric Boston neighborhood has to offer.

The fun begins in Allston when your friendly local Guide escorts you and the rest of the group to some of the most notable public art murals in the neighborhood. At each of the nine stops, you’ll have a chance to marvel at the scale, color, and inventive designs of these unique works of art, and are encouraged to take as many photos as your camera (...or your phone) can possibly hold! 

Having taken in the street art culture, you’ll have worked up an appetite, so it’ll be time to move on to the 'Eats’ section of this unique Boston tour. Allston is full of fun and funky eateries and you’ll be lucky enough to sample a selection of five of the best bites that Boston has to offer. Be sure to come with an open mind and a curious palate!

The perfect experience gift for foodies and art enthusiasts alike, this guided tour of Boston will tantalize the taste buds and feed your artistic appetite.

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Where It's Located hide

  • Boston, Massachusetts

Who Is Included hide

The Allston Arts and Eats Tour Experience Gifts Certificate is for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. There will be up to twelve participants on the tour.

This tour is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Boston Food and Art Tours are offered Wednesday and Sunday afternoons, April thru November, subject to availability. Tours typically begin at 1:30 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Allston Tours have a tour length of approximately 2½ hours and a total duration of approximately 2¾ hours.

Weather hide

The Street Art and Food Tasting Tours take place in all weather conditions.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably according to the weather. Flat rubber-soled walking shoes are recommended for this city tour. Tours depart rain or shine, so please be prepared with a rain coat or an umbrella for rainy days and sunglasses and sunscreen for sunny days.

Additional Information hide

Tours include less than 2 miles of walking and usually visit 9 public art murals and 5 tasting locations, where participants will sample various dishes. All tastings are included in the price of your ticket. Tasting dishes vary in size so please do not expect a full meal at each location. For most, the combined tastings offered are more than enough to fill them up for a lunchtime meal. Unfortunately, due to the nature of the experience, substitutions cannot be made for all dietary restrictions. With advance notice, vegetarians can be catered for at most locations but vegans cannot be accommodated.

Locations visited on the tour include:
Coreanos Allston, serving traditional Korean and Korean-Mexican fusion foods; Whole Heart Provisions, a fast-casual, vegan-friendly spot; Sunset Grill and Tap, lively bar featuring New Englands largest beer selection with 113 beers on tap; FoMu, Premium Alternative Ice Cream Shop; Roxy’s Grilled Cheese, a popular local food truck serving inventive grilled cheese sandwiches. Specific stops on the tour are subject to change.

Children under the age of 12 and strollers are NOT permitted on the tour. Children 12 years of age or older must be accompanied by an adult.

Water is available at several tasting locations. The beverage samples included in the tour may be alcoholic or non-alcoholic, are subject to change, and vary between tours. Non-alcoholic alternatives for those who do not drink alcohol and those under 21 can be provided.

Restrooms are only available at the end of the tour.

Gratuities for the Guide are not included but are greatly appreciated and may be offered at the end of the event.


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Changes to reservations for the Allston Arts and Eats Tour Experience cannot be made once the date of this Experience is reserved.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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