Mexico City Food Tour in the Historic City Center

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TripAdvisor Traveler Choice best of the Best 2022
  • 5 Hours
  • Mon - Friday12:00 p.m. in English | 12:30 p.m. in Spanish
  • Sat - Sun11:30 a.m. in English | 12:00 p.m. in Spanish
  • 10 People Per Tour
  • Dolores 16, Centro
  • Languages AvailableEnglish or Spanish

Mexico City Historic Center Walking Tour for Foodies

On this food-centric walking tour of Mexico City, you’ll discover the heavenly gastronomic secrets only a local food expert can show you. The Historic Center is where you can find authentic Mexican food’s unique, traditional flavors. Get ready for an exquisite culinary adventure!

Sample the fantastic street food of Mexico City with Sabores:

  • Origin of Authenticity: Our tours stem from a profound appreciation of Mexico City’s culinary heritage, where every dish tells a story of the land’s rich history.
  • Daily Local Experiences: We believe in unveiling the daily culinary magic that happens in the heart of the city, showcasing the mix of traditional and modern flavors.
  • Immersive Exploration: Delving into the center of the city, we aim to provide a complete, authentic experience that represents the true essence of Mexico City’s gastronomic scene.
  • Community and Family: Our tours celebrate the familial spirit inherent in Mexican cuisine, bringing you closer to the local communities and their culinary traditions.
  • Educational Adventure: We are pioneers in fusing fun, learning, and gastronomy, offering a bold and atypical way to understand Mexico City’s culture through its food.
  • Hidden Gems: Our expertise lies in guiding you to hidden, offbeat spots—places known mostly to locals, where the true heart of Mexican culinary and restaurant culture beats.
  • During this foodie tour, you’ll savor more than 13 tastings of traditional food from eight enticing places. We take you to Mercado de San Juan, a street food stand, a classic cantina, traditional restaurants, contemporary places, specialty stores, and the oldest candy store in Latin America. Be ready to go from delightful pre-Hispanic dishes to exquisite modern food.

A Mexico City culinary tour with a difference…

Our foodie expert walks with you on this Mexico City walking tour, taking you off the beaten path to explore the lovely streets, the elegant palaces, and the charming squares while you hear the entertaining stories, legends, and history that make Mexico City a magical place.

What to continue your exploration of Mexican food culture? Looking for the best food in CDMX? Browse our other Mexico City Food Tours!


  • All the tastings (enough for lunch)
  • Neighborhood guide
  • Bottle of water

The Tastings

  • The best and oldest candy store in Mexico
  • Authentic pre-Hispanic and exotic food
  • The best seafood in the Historic Center
  • Exquisite contemporary Mexican food
  • Delicious Mexican cheeses and meats
  • The quintessential traditional cantina
  • Delightful edible organic flowers and vegetables
  • Typical Oaxacan food


  • Options available for vegetarians, vegans, allergies, and special dietary needs
  • Places and food tastings are subject to change without notice.
  • Our walking food tours do not include transportation.
  • Weather conditions: Tour takes place rain or shine.
  • Free cancellation up to 24 hours before a tour.

Historic Center of Mexico City Food Tour: Explore Mexican Culture and Enjoy Some of the Best Food in CDMX!

The Historic Center of Mexico City is a popular destination for visitors and tourists. But, without an expert local guide, you’ll likely miss out on the best places to eat in this busy district. We take small groups and share insider tips and stories throughout this flavorful adventure…don’t miss out! Feel like a local and explore the many amazing sabores here in Mexico City’s historic downtown area.

You might also like our Colonia Roma Food Tour to explore this charming neighborhood that’s at the forefront of gastronomy in Mexico City. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us. We’re always happy to help!

Where is my money going?

When you book with Sabores Mexico Food Tours, you support a 100% Mexican-owned business dedicated to sustainable tourism. Our strength rests in people: our expert team, the local companies we collaborate with, and, of course, our customers, whose support makes what we do possible. Learn more.