“A Taste of Old Town Scottsdale” -Lunch Tour

Duration: 7 days a week: 11am-2pm

Location: Old Town Scottsdale (Old Adobe Mission- 3817 N. Brown Ave. Scottsdale, AZ 85251)

Ages 10+


We respectfully ask that no children under the age of 10 are brought on tour. Total walking is 1 mile. Advanced ticket purchase is required. Open 7 days a week!

**Private tours available, please use the Private Tours tab to submit inquiry.

The first ever food tour in Arizona! We offer multiple versions, with stops at 5 local restaurants, eateries, and specialty food shops.

  • Offered to ages 10+, this tour is designed to provide a full lunch, with historical insight and overview of the "West's Most Western Town"
  • Expect a variety of signature menu items, unique to each destination. Tour includes one alcoholic beverage option.
  • Tour offers multiple routes, be sure to check the differing versions depending on the day of the week.
  • Come see why Scottsdale is considered a foodies paradise, with a world-class dining scene boasting over 600 restaurants and eateries.
  • An opportunity to explore historic downtown Scottsdale, both past and present, led by local foodie enthusiasts with a passion for excellence

This is a walking tour, made also to be wheelchair accessible.

Most food allergies and restrictions can be accommodated. Must be identified upon ticket purchase.

If requesting specific dietary accommodation, be advised selections will differ slightly from others

This is a walking tour suitable for ages 10+ and all fitness levels.

Tour operates rain or shine.

What to Expect

We respectfully ask that no children under the age of 10 are brought on tour.   Restaurant itineraries are subject to change based off availability.  All tours are between 1 and 1.5 miles of walking.

Tour #1: Tuesday/Thursday: The Rusty Spur Saloon, AZ88, Malees Thai Bistro, Bootleggers, Top Marks Cafe

Tour #2: Wednesday/Friday: The Mission, Nonna Urban Eatery, Malees Thai Bistro, Brat Haus, Shakes and Cones

Tour #3: Monday/Saturday: The Mission, AZ88, Malees Thai Bistro, Bootleggers, Shakes and Cones

Tour #4 Sunday: The Rusty Spur Saloon, The Mission, AZ88, Bootleggers,  Top Marks Cafe






See why Scottsdale is considered a Foodie's dream! All public lunch tours visit five of the following locally owned establishments.

The Mission

Enjoy exquisite modern Latin cuisine curated by renowned chef Matt Carter, at this Old Town Scottsdale hot spot. Located next to the historic Old Adobe Mission Church.

The Rusty Spur Saloon

The oldest saloon in Old Town Scottsdale since 1951! Sample some old fashion Southwestern grub and listen to live cowboy music at this iconic Scottsdale mainstay.

Brat Haus

Arizona's most welcoming beer garden with 28 craft beers on tap, homemade from scratch cuisine inspired by European food craftsmen, offering an variety of brats, burgers and more!


Wowing guests since 1988, this modern-day saloon will showcase a selection of chef's favorite appetizers and a cocktail list that's hard to beat. A Phoenix-area hallmark!

Malee's Thai Bistro

Sample some of the house made favorites that have earned Malee's the top ranking Thai restaurant in the Phoenix area for 30 years!


Featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, this modern American smokehouse is a local favorite featuring craft BBQ smoked in-house, homemade moonshine and a variety of artisan beers.

Nonna Urban Eatery

Where the far west meets the love of cooking. Offering an exhilarating menu of “urban” dishes from all over the world, both in the strict tradition as well as fusion inspired.

Top Marks Cafe

Owner Jane Marks brings a European-influenced café to Scottsdale, serving French Crepes, Italian Coffee, Gelato, and Panini Sandwiches, using non-GMO and organic ingredients.

Shakes and Cones

Nestled in the heart of Old Town and serving homemade ice cream made from scratch using an exclusive recipe. Gluten free and only made with organic, non-gmo ingredients!

Where to Meet

The lunch tour meets in front of the Old Adobe Mission Church, at 3817 N. Brown Ave. Scottsdale AZ 85251. Located on the corner of Brown Ave. and 1st St.

Free parking is offered in parking structure behind the Church, and in parking lot directly across the street. Free on-street parking is available throughout the area as well.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to the tour, to find parking and check-in for tour.

If running late for your tour please contact Zach at 480-620-4047.

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We respectfully ask that no children under the age of 10 are brought on tour.  Children ages 10+ are allowed on the Scottsdale lunch tours, however age limit varies for other tours.  We do not offer child rates for tickets.

Scottsdale Lunch Tour: age 10+

Scottsdale Dinner Tour: age 21+

Scottsdale Sip and Sample Tour: age 21+

Brews and Bites Tour: age 21+

Tempe Tour: age 13+

Absolutely not!  While focused on local cuisine and culinary insight, our tours combine architectural commentary, historical facts, and local culture into a unique 3-hour experience. Imagine walking through the city eating our local artisans most delicious foods while learning the neighborhoods from real locals.

Parking is available at each tour’s starting location. After your ticket purchase, you’ll receive instructions including parking and other info.

The city of Scottsdale offers free parking, both on street and in parking structures.

The city of Tempe offers metered street parking and flat-rate garage pricing.



Gratuities for recognizing outstanding service is always greatly appreciated, although not mandatory.  The standard gratuity in the service industry is 18%-20%.


We are vegetarian and gluten free friendly.

We can accommodate most dietary restrictions provided we know ahead of time.

Please be sure and provide information specific to your dietary restriction for anyone in your party (e.g. vegetarian, gluten free, diabetic, food allergy, etc.) upon purchase of tickets.

Still have questions?   Visit our FAQ page to submit your own

"What a great way to spend an afternoon! Fantastic food and our tour guide (Lindsey) was the best of the best!!! We enjoyed ourselves immensely.
Great for visitors and locals looking for fun and interesting facts, perfect way to introduce visiting friends and family to the area. Highly recommend"

Victoria L. Phoenix, AZ - Trip Advisor

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