Chef-Guided Food Tour of Pike Place Market in Seattle, WA

Eat Seattle Tours1600 First AvenueSeattle, WA 98101
View on Map
Starting at


Enjoy this chef-led food tour of Seattle featuring the famous Pike Place Market. Guests will be taken behind-the-apron of the Seattle food scene while their guide uncovers hidden gems, where the chefs shop, local favorites and so much. Along the way, you’ll learn more about the history of Seattle and gain a unique culinary perspective.

up to 2 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Seattle Travel Experts
  • Learn the story of the Northwest through food.
  • Enjoy 16 different tastings.
  • Tours conducted by local chefs


from Chef Guided Food Tour of Pike Place Market
The Eat Seattle Chef Food Tour takes you on a journey through the Pacific Northwest by tasting Seattle’s best artisan vendors in the famous Pike Place Market. Get the inside scoop on where chefs shop and locals hang out. As with all Eat Seattle tours, we explore through our eyes and stomach - uncovering hidden gems and interacting with local vendors all while indulging in many delicious treats from our carefully selected stops. Join this tour for a morning filled with education, food, and fun!

Chef’s Tour: Though many tourists are attracted to the famous Pike Place Market every year, local chefs also selectively choose their seasonal produce and proteins daily from the market. This tour gives us a taste of the vendors that supply the best chefs in town with their organic produce and sustainable seafood.

Chef’s Perspective: Tours are run by chefs who contribute a culinary perspective, telling the story of the Northwest through its food.

Local Taste: Partners are strategically chosen to ensure the best quality products of the Northwest are represented.

Small Groups: Group-size is limited to 10 people and under to provide a more intimate, less touristy experience. This also creates a better dynamic to ask questions, absorb the information and connect with the other group members.

Purpose: More than just providing great tasting food, vendors serve as a talking-point to farming, fishing and produce in the Northwest and what they are doing to maintain higher quality control than the average. The team keeps the tours light-hearted but also bring some attention to the local food ecosystem and touch on awareness in certain industries.

Chef Guided Food Tour of Pike Place Market Reviews

Have you been to Chef Guided Food Tour of Pike Place Market? Share your knowledge and be the first to review this.

Frequently Asked Questions about Chef Guided Food Tour of Pike Place Market

What is your cancellation policy?

All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

Are tours held rain or shine?

It rains often in Seattle so we keep all tours operating regardless of the weather. Fortunately, a good deal of the tour is covered.

Can I bring my pet with me?

Pets are not recommended, as they aren’t allowed at most of the stops on the tours. You’ll have to wait outside which would defeat the purpose.

Are children welcome?

You may bring your children as we leave it up to the parent to make the judgment as to whether they will enjoy this type of activity. Children 3 and under who will not be eating, do not need to buy a ticket. There are no discounts for children. Anyone that eats on tour pays full price.

What is included on the tour?

There will be 16 tastings with 10 vendor stops.

What if I’m gluten-free or lactose intolerant?

If there are concerns with needing gluten-free or with being lactose intolerant, please contact us in advance so it can be planned accordingly. Not all tastings include gluten or dairy, but there are plenty that do. We can’t accommodate the restrictions for all food samples but will do our best to make substitutions where we can. Eat Seattle can accommodate vegetarians.

Are there public restrooms available on the tour?

There are public restrooms available in the market.

Where is the tour meeting point?

All food tours meet at 1600 First Avenue, Seattle. Please arrive 10 minutes before your event starts.

Is a tip included in the tour?

No, but gratuities are appreciated for all tours.