Farm to Table and Contemporary Experience

San José, Costa Rica

Foodie Tours
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Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 999
Farm to Table and Contemporary Experience
San José, Costa Rica

Foodie Tours
  • Facebook verified

Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 999

About this trip

The Costa Rican Essential Gastronomy Experience food tour in San Jose "Barrio Escalante", will take you into the heart of traditional Costa Rican cuisine, as each dish is prepared with fresh products that are all sourced from ingredients grown within the country. We will explain to you the concept of each local dish, as well as the modern twist they have added to the country's food scene with each of their restaurants.


Minimum 2 People ($105 per person)

Last minute? contact us anyway, sometimes we can do magic. (It depends on the restaurant's availability) 

Meeting point:  Latitud Yoses Tower

Tour Description


At all restaurants and coffee shop, you will be welcomed by the chef, manager or owner (or meet them at the end) as they explain to you what goes into preparing the signature dishes and drinks hand-crafted by each proprietor. Guide will translate when necessary.


The restaurants for this tour were chosen due to their local food-sustainable concept and innovation with traditional Costa Rican cuisine. You will consume fresh, locally sourced organic greens and vegetables during the tour. 


The tour includes only natural drinks and wine at the last stop, you can buy alcoholic beverages if you wish during the tour.  


This is a walking tour. Walking time between restaurants takes less than 10 min.


Tour lasts 3,5 hours approx.


If you have food allergies please let us know in advance to make adjustments.




For 16:00 tour:


First stop: 3 starters + a natural drink.

Second stop: 4-course menu + drink.

What is included?


7-course tasting menu

3 drinks 

English-speaking guide

Visit 2 restaurants

Private reservations at each restaurant 

What to bring?


Comfortable shoes.

Umbrella, if you see it is cloudy or during the rainy season.




Prices per person based on minimum 2 people, if you are 2+ people we can give you a group discount. (Doesn't apply for promotions)

This tour is just offered on private reservation, to book contact us or email us to: (We will check availability and confirm in less than 24 hours)

Last minute booking? Let's give it a try! If guides and restaurants are available then we are good to go!


We are on WhatsApp: +506-8844-4301 (you can call or sms anytime)



We take payment via WeTravel secured platform:

US/CA/UK Bank Transfer (No Fee)

Credit card (2,9% fee) /AMEX (3,9%)

 - To confirm your booking we will ask you to deposit $50 per person via WeTravel or you can pay the total amount if you prefer.

If you pay only the deposit amount, you can pay the rest via credit card or cash the day of the tour. 

    1. All tours must be booked and paid at least 48 hours in advance. (We are flexible with this if we have last minute availability)
    2. If you cancel 24 hours or less before the tour, you will not be refunded. (We can schedule a different date or create a voucher open for 1 year)
    3. No show, will not be refunded.
    4. Last minute cancellations will not be refunded.


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Foodie Tours
We specialize in designing exclusive, personalized city food tours in San Jose that will take you from the roots of Costa Rican traditional cuisine to modern, original food creations. Signature dishes by the best local chefs! We offer mainly city or urban food tours in San Jose, but we have a couple of day trips from San Jose to rural areas where you can experience traditional gastronomy and learn about agriculture, like pineapple fields, cacao, coffee, etc.