Santa Maria, California, is a hidden gem for food enthusiasts, and embarking on a Santa Maria food tour is the perfect way to explore its culinary delights. This charming Central Coast city has carved out a niche for itself in the food scene, making it a must-visit destination for any gastronome.

Santa Maria is renowned for its unique culinary offerings, starting with its world-famous Santa Maria-style barbecue. Indulge in succulent tri-tip beef, seasoned with a signature rub, and grilled to perfection over native red oak wood. You won't find barbecue like this anywhere else.

But Santa Maria's food scene isn't limited to barbecue. It boasts a diverse range of culinary experiences, from authentic Mexican taquerias to farm-to-table restaurants showcasing the region's bountiful produce. Savor fresh seafood from the nearby Pacific Ocean, sip on exceptional local wines, and relish artisanal cheeses that reflect the area's agricultural heritage.

A Santa Maria food tour offers a curated journey through these culinary treasures, allowing you to savor the flavors of this unique city. You'll discover hidden gems, meet passionate chefs, and gain insights into the rich culinary history of the region. So, when you're in Santa Maria, don't miss the chance to embark on a food adventure with Santa Maria Food Tours. It's the tastiest way to experience this foodie haven and indulge in its culinary wonders.

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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.

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  • 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