River Market District Food Tour


2-2.5 hours


0.7 mile walk


3 stops


Local Foodie

Tour Host


First drink



Food tastings



No hidden fees

Tour Notes

Join us for a taste of Kansas City history and yummy food with our Original River Market Food Tour in the River Market neighborhood. It will take your taste buds around the world. We'll walk to visit 3-4 locally owned establishments and taste local favorites, hear the stories surrounding the food as well as tidbits of history. The tastings will include enough food to be equal to lunch. Come hungry. Leave satisfied. 

Feel the beat of the oldest and most charming streets in the city. Taste off-the-radar eats, hear tales of the Wild West, gambling halls and shady characters that pepper Kansas City History as you stroll and eat your way through the historical heart of the River Market neighborhood.

  • 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 to see 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; some cracks and uneven places

  • One very slight incline along the route

  • All street corners have ramps

  • One venue has 2 entry steps; alternate entry available

  • Service Animals are welcome

  • All venues have ADA compliant restrooms, if needed