3 - 3½ hours
5 stops
Local food and culture
10 people maximum
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If you have any issues with payment, please email us at [email protected] with the city, date and time of tour, and how many adult and child's tickets you need so we can assist you.

If a tour is fully booked, or you are looking to book a *Group or Private Tour - please email us about Group & Private Tours options.

*Please note - Group & Private Tours are specifically organised for your group and therefore subject to a premium price.

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What you'll do

On our Secret Food Tour: Nashville, you'll enjoy a variety of classic Southern foods.

Our experienced guides will take you to the hip streets of East Nashville for a delightful and super tasty Southern gastronomy tour.

You'll try some mouthwatering pulled pork, heavenly hot chicken, smoked meats, refreshing beverages, desserts, our amazing secret dish and lots more.

All the food will be served with water and at times, a non-alcoholic beverage. Or if you prefer, a thoughtfully curated Upgraded Drinks Package is available.

  • Before you start exploring one of the best foodie neighborhoods in Nashville, we'll stop by a local favorite spot for an amazing pulled pork sandwich.
  • Our next stop will be the tasty yelp dog with chow chow.
  • It's time to eat what Nashville is famous for: hot chicken! We'll visit one of Nashville's most famous BBQ joints, where not many people know they make one of the best hot chicken sandwiches in town. Made with the perfect amount of spice.
  • Our next stop is where we will devour our Secret Dish, a palate cleanser to be ready for our delicious finale. !
  • Once we've stuffed ourselves quite a bit, we'll enjoy a leisurely stroll through the area, by historical landmarks that represent what Nashville stands for today: MUSIC and southern culture!
  • As we enter our final last stops, smoked turkey with grits and banana pudding.
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When you purchase our Upgraded Drinks Package, you'll enjoy the following in addition to what is already served on the tour:

*Please note: the itinerary and menu is subject to change, based on the locations' availability, weather, and other circumstances.

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What you'll taste
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich
  • Yelp Dog with Chow Chow
  • Mouth-watering hot chicken
  • Baked to Perfection' potato
  • Banana pudding
  • Our mystery Secret Dish
  • Water
  • Non-alcoholic options
  • For more drinks see the Alcohol Upgrades above

Due to the nature of creating a well balanced and thoughtful gastronomy experience, many of our tours are unable to accommodate certain dietary restrictions. Please contact us prior to booking your tour to see if we are able to accommodate your dietary needs.

Health & Safety Standards

At Secret Food Tours we take your health and the health of our staff very seriously. To be sure that you can enjoy our tours with the maximum protection we have put in place some strict measures.

  • We have been certified by We're Good To Go
  • We make sure that all our partners and our own places are disinfected after each tour
  • All our guide have been trained on health and safety measures
  • Masks and hand sanitizers should be used on all our tours by our guides
  • Guests must bring their own mask
  • We keep our group small and we offer private tours

Secret Food Tours Nashville

Contact Us

Meeting Spot
We'll meet at Nobles Kitchen & Beer Hall - 974 Main St. Nashville, TN 37206. If you have any question, please email us.

Tue - Sun11 a.m.

Nobles Kitchen & Beer Hall - 974 Main St. Nashville, TN 37206.

Your guide will be waiting with an orange umbrella so they are easy to spot.

If a tour is fully booked, or you are looking to book a *Group or Private Tour - please email us about Group & Private Tours options.

*Please note - Group & Private Tours are specifically organised for your group and therefore subject to a premium price.

WHY East Nashville?

A trendy area rich with culture, music and loads or great food, the area offers a variety of dining options, fine boutiques, quirky home goods, and a number of watering holes, with a few hipsters walking around as well.

Every Southern food group is represented in this cozy district. From sumptuous BBQ, flaming hot chicken, amazing burgers, hand cut steaks, delightful pastries, gourmet ice cream, and a myriad of beverages to savor. Needless to say you'll come for the food and drinks, but end up staying for the low-key Southern hospitality that we locals love to share with our visitors.


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Frequently asked Questions
How do I order?

That is very easy! Go to our "Book Now" page, where we detail our tours. Select your tour and the time of your tour and book it! Are you looking for something special or are you organizing an event? Just email us at Group & Private Tours and we will do our best to arrange something that suits you. After your booking is made, we will send you an automatic e-mail confirmation. If you have any questions before booking, feel free to contact us via email

*Please note if you are using a special promo code then enter it in the "Voucher Code" section before you select the amount of tickets you would like to purchase*

What is included in the food tour?

All the delicious food and drinks mentioned above, but if you want more alcohol (and who doesn't?) We offer a upgraded drinks package that gives you 3 drinks.

Where is the meeting spot?

You can find the meeting spot here and if it's not clear you can always contact us.

Where the tour will end?

The Nashville tour ends approximately 1 mile from where we began. It is very easy to take an Uber or a short walk back to the meeting point.

Is your food tour suitable for a vegetarian or someone with other dietary requirements?

You can always tell our guide of any food allergies or special dietary requirements. Vegetarian is an option that is challenging with the restaurants we visit and it shouldn’t be treated as a easy thing. Nashville, are in the American South, featuring American BBQ and Southern Cuisine. If you have any doubts or concerns, feel free to email us at [email protected] before booking. Unfortunately this tour is not gluten free.

I am traveling with my family, is the tour ok for infants/children?

Children are more than welcome to our tour and it's free for any child 2 years or under! We have had many families attend from all over the world and everyone enjoyed the tour

I don't drink alcohol. Can I book your tour?

This is not a problem. Just inform our guide before the tour starts. During the tasting you can select another beverage you like.

Is there enough food during your tour?

Our tours provide our customers with a lot of food. Trust us, you will not need to eat a meal after our food tour!

Where do I add my discount voucher?
I would like to take your tour but it is already fully booked. Is there a way I can do the tour?

Our tours are often sold out very quickly. If the date you requested is not available, please do not hesitate to email us and we can see if there is anything we can do.

Is there a lot of walking?

To join our food tour, you must wear comfortable shoes. There will be around 30 minutes walking but it's not too difficult and there are no hills or stairs. If you walk slowly, then our guide will walk slowly as well.

How many people max are on this tour?

We take 10 people maximum. If you are more than 10 people, please do not hesitate to email us and will try to see if we can accommodate.

I cannot find a way to print the confirmation. Is it OK if I have it on my phone?

You do not have to print your voucher. A confirmation on your phone will be fine!

If I purchase a voucher as a gift, or am given a voucher how long is it valid for?

All of our vouchers expire one year from the date of purchase.

Can I choose my own cheese and meat?

Our guide will take care of everything. Should you wish to try something special, please inform our guide and they will do their best to make you happy.

Where does your food come from?

Top-quality, fresh and local!

What if it rains or I change my plans?

Unfortunately, the weather is unpredictable in Nashville. We do not issue refunds as per our terms and conditions. We also inform you that we never cancel a booking even if we have only 2 people! However we do reserve the right to cancel the tour if we feel the weather is extreme, and we cannot run the tour due to this for more info see our Terms and Conditions: https://www.secretfoodtours.com/terms-and-conditions/

Can I pay the tour in cash?

You must book directly on our website. We do not accept cash payments. Our online payment is safe, secured and SSL protected.

Why do we need to pay for booking fee?

The booking fee that you have to pay is up to our ticket provider and we can't change it. All our clients need to pay for it upon booking. The booking fee charged contributes to the cost of the ticketing system to provide an excellent service to our customers.

Foreign Transaction Fees

A few banks have charged their customer an extra fee while booking with us (this isn't the booking fee but another fee added by the bank). We think this is unfair, if this happens let us know by showing us in your bank statement and we will refund this fee as a gesture of good will.