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East Village District Food Tour

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2.5 hours

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0.5 mile walk

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3 stops

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Local Foodie

Tour Host

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First drink

included

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Food tastings

included

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No hidden fees

Tour Notes

Become a culinary explorer with our exclusive East Village Food Walking Tour. Established in the 19th century, the East Village district was a center for commerce and government. Then in 2000, this area was revitalized and is now home to eateries, boutique shops, and loft-style housing. We’ll visit restaurants top chef restaurants that add to the legacy of this vibrant district. Your friendly, knowledgeable local tour host is excited to share the local stories of the area along your personal taste journey of Des Moines.

 

This tour is designed to delight the senses through food tastings from a variety of locally owned restaurants; along with your selections of wine or cocktails to enhance the dining experience.  Enjoy an assortment of appetizing cuisines from Des Moines classics to inspired new favorites that the locals love. Join us to discover the East Village one bite at a time.

  • Gratuities are never expected but always appreciated if you feel you have a great tour experience

  • Food stops are all locally excellent but can vary based on date and group size

  • Our standard tour times are Tuesday through Saturday. Click Find Available Dates above for available times. 

  • Contact us for other available private customized tour times and larger group sizes

  • Each guest will need to have an ID proving their age of 21 years or older

Accessibility Notes

  • Sidewalk conditions are great

  • There are no inclines along the route

  • All street corners have ramps

  • Service Animals are welcome

  • All venues have ADA compliant restrooms, if needed

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