Food Tours In and Around Portland

Get a taste of Portland and Oregon on a variety of food tours focused on specific ingredients, venues or neighborhoods.

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In a city as renowned for food as Portland, of course there’s a wide range of food tours to help you taste what the buzz is all about. Some tours focus on specific ingredients, like chocolate; others feature venues, like food carts; and still others highlight specific Portland neighborhoods. (Thirsty? See our separate lists of beer tours and wine tours.)

Know Before You Go

All details are subject to change, so please contact tour operators for the latest information.

Portland Food Tours by Foot

Covering downtown Portland and beyond, the food-focused routes of Forktown Food Tours explore several different neighborhoods, making seven stops along the way at food carts, restaurants and kitchens.

Portland By Mouth offers culinary walking tours in several of Portland’s east side neighborhoods, including Mississippi, with five or six stops on each tour.

Explore the Food Scene in Portland

A Taster’s Guide to Portland

Taste the best food city in America for yourself at these can’t-miss culinary stops serving up some of Portland’s finest sips and nibbles.

Portland’s Favorite Dishes

This guide to the best of Portland food gives details about the city's most iconic dishes. Savor each of these local-favorite foods one bite at a time.

Popular Food Carts

Rather than being overwhelmed by the hundreds of food carts in Portland, choose a day's worth of meals from these popular food carts.

Lost Plate PDX offers an afternoon tour of food cart pods and patios.

Third Wave Coffee Tours offers four regular tours (A Streetcar Named Delicious; Specialty Coffee and Artisanal Donuts; NW/Pearl District’s Specialty Coffee and Pioneering Eastside Roasters) dedicated to Portland’s lauded coffee scene. Each tour visits five or six micro-roasters and cafés with an emphasis on education and plenty of samples.

Food Tours Outside of Portland

Farm 2 Fork Tours offers three culinary experiences originating from the Sunset Transit Center Park & Ride in Beaverton (accessed via the MAX Blue or Red Lines). The Coastal Exploration Tour heads to the Oregon coast for fresh seafood and breathtaking views, while the Taste of Willamette Valley Tour showcases the incredible products in this region from cheese and fresh vegetables to olive oil, as well as the dedicated farmers that make them. For cheese lovers, the Dairy Experience Tour visits three local creameries and includes a meet-and-greet with the goats and cows to learn about the animals’ welfare.

Portland Food Tour Operators

Portland Tour Options