Bite of the Boat Tour

Duration: 3+ hours

Location: Historic Downtown Steamboat Springs

Adult

$65

Adult, Drink Pairing

$79

Youth 11 & under

$49

Ticket price does not include ticketing fees

Spend a relaxing day eating, drinking, meeting new people and enjoying the rich history and culture of Steamboat Springs on our food tour.

  • Enjoy delicious & creative tastings at 5 of Steamboat's best locally owned restaurants; tasty signature drinks available.
  • Take a relaxing break from your adventurous activities.
  • Discover Steamboat's vibrant food scene, rich history, and scenic downtown area.
  • No lines, no paying the bill, no worries. Let us show you around town on this fun, informative afternoon culinary tour.
  • An easy, (to moderate) scenic stroll suitable for most fitness levels.

Tour takes place Sun, Rain or Snow. Dress for the weather in comfortable clothes & shoes.

Small Personalized Tour (Maximum of 10 guests).

Fun for most age groups and fitness levels.

With advanced notice we can accommodate Veggie & Gluten free. Notify us of SERIOUS allergies.

Restrooms available at many locations on our tours.

Enough food for a satisfying lunch for most people


What to Expect

Steamboat Springs Food Tours welcomes you to enjoy the genuine hospitality Steamboat is known for on this relaxing 3 hour culinary tour.  Explore historic downtown Steamboat Springs with your 26 year friendly and knowledgeable local guide.  Savor 5 specially prepared tastings at one of a kind locally owned restaurants.

Each restaurant is unique in food and atmosphere.  At one restaurant you’ll enjoy sampling an inventive taco with amazing tomatillo salsa & chips along with a tasty margarita; at another you’ll sit by the beautiful Yampa River sipping on a specialty martini; you’ll try delicious Greek lamb and falafel in a cozy cafe; at another stop you’ll sample “award winning” pork green chili with a glass of single barrel bourbon; at one stop you’ll find out where the locals go for the best burger in town.  To end the day perfectly you’ll enjoy a sweet treat and a mimosa as you sit by Soda Creek.

Let us show you the hidden gems of our town and introduce you to some fun Steamboat history along the way.

We look forward to hosting you!

 

Enjoy tastings at 5 local favorites! Join us at the start of your vacation so you have the opportunity to return for a full meal

Creekside Cafe & Grill

Award winning 'Best of the Boat' Breakfast and Lunch. Locally sourced all homemade specialties.

Skull Creek Greek

Fast, delicious and affordable Greek and Mediterranean food.

Salt and Lime

Fresh Inventive Mexican Food.

Backdoor Grill

Best little burger joint in town.

Carl's Tavern

American & Southern Cooking

Yampy's

Coffee, Crepes, and Cocktails

Elevated Olive

Specialty Olive oil and vinegar tasting room


Where to Meet

There are several public parking lots in downtown Steamboat Springs and certain streets have 8 hour parking. Be sure to look at parking signs and allow for at least 4 hour parking. Please arrive with plenty of time to find parking and walk to our first tasting. The best Public Lots are at *8th and Oak St, & *10th and Lincoln. The tour begins at 7th & Lincoln Ave. ***There is no overnight parking anywhere downtown in the winter and very limited in the summer, because of special events.

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Yes.  To ensure you are able to get the date and number of tickets you want please book early. Also, make sure to take the tour at the beginning of your stay so you have time to go back to your favorite restaurants and enjoy a full delicious meal.  please call or go online to order tickets.  You must purchase tickets by 8 am the day of the tour, at the very latest.

The tours are held rain, shine, or snow. In the event of inclement weather, we will be able to go inside all of the establishments on the tour.  However, we advise you to check the weather conditions on the day of your tour and dress appropriately.  The weather can change rapidly in the mountains, no matter what season it is.

Please be sure and let us know if you or anyone in your group has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, food allergy, gluten free etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs on the daytime Bite of the Boat Tour.  Unfortunately on the Happy Hour Tour it is not possible to accommodate Gluten Free diets at many of our restaurants; Vegetarian diet is easy to accommodate.  Please let us know at time of purchase.

Yes, bathrooms are available during the tour at selected food-tasting locations.

All locations on the daytime Bite of the Boat Tour are wheelchair accessible.  One location on the Sip and Savor Evening Happy Hour tour is not wheelchair accessible, the other three locations are wheelchair accessible.

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I love eating out when I'm on vacation, but I have a hard time deciding which restaurants to try. The Bite of the Boat Tour had a great variety of food and we loved seeing and smelling all the amazing restaurants we visited.

Tami, Tour Guest

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