Beijing Food Tours

Take a break from being a tourist

Designed especially for those who love food and fun

About Us

WHERE

We take you to Beijing’s Hidden Gems, an unforgettable neighbourhood that’s off the beaten path. You’ll enjoy undiscovered restaurants that locals cherish but tourists rarely stumble upon. 

WHY

It’s much more than just a food tour. We give your stomachs a break to discover unforgettable cultural and historical attractions that you wouldn’t want to miss. Led by our culinary-trained, fully-licensed tour guides,each tour is guaranteed to be the most enjoyable one. 

WHAT

Include tasty food and drink tastings with some serious fun in Beijing’s most delicious, off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods. Along the way, you’ll also learn about history, culture, and tradition. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels.


COOKING CLASS

Took Place In Hutong Courtyard Home
  • From lecture to chef’s demonstration
  • 100% local experience
  • Hands-on cooking class
  • Explore the local fruit and Veg Market

BEIJING FOOD TOUR

Culture Through Taste
  • 2-4 hours easy walk
  • 8-12 different food taste
  • Foods are carefully selected
  • Off-the-beaten-path communities

TEA CULTURE TOUR

A Way to Learn Tea
  • 6 Major Types of tea tasting
  • 900+shops in the Maliandao Tea city
  • Learn how to shop tea with the experts
  • Experience the Chinese Tea Ceremony


  • Amy,USA

    My first bit of advice is that you should do this on an empty stomach, because you are going to stuff your face with so much delicious food!
    Secondly, our lovely tour guide is incredibly knowledgeable. Not only did she explain why certain foods are eaten but she also explained the history of the Hutongs and answered our many questions. Her English is great and she is very easy to get along with.
    I would definitely recommend this tour to any tourist as you will be taken to authentic restaurants and street shops where the food is safe and much cheaper than other places around Beijing!

    Amy,USA
  • Amy,USA

    Amazing experience that I will always remember. True highlight of my time in China. If you like food and you want to try some local treats, this tour is for you. Some tours can be uncomfortable. Not with Christina. She put us at ease immediately and felt like a new friend, not a tour guide. The tour was filled with food and so much fun. The best part was that she knew the story behind everything. It felt so personal. What a wonderful way to learn about a new place. if you’re even thinking about this tour, book it!

    Amy,USA
  • Anne, Sweden

    Excellent!! Great way to discover chinese food-culture beyond menus in english! Some weird discusting yet hilarious experiences mixed with real good treats. Qing Ye is a superb guide who loves her job and is passionate about showing visitors the real stuff! Lots of stories about food but also hutong history. The walk ended at Qings own childhood home where her mother cooked Beijing noodles for us and even showed us how to do it ourselves! We were and worth every kwai!  

    Anne, Sweden
  • Sean ,US

    We had the pleasure to embark on the Beijing “Food Tour” with Qing, the owner of the company. What a fantastic experience it was!On the day of the tour Qing picked us up at the lobby of our hotel. We then proceeded to walk to her mother’s Hutong. On the way we snacked and tasted several different items. Some unique, some familiar. The amount and variety of food we consumed was quite amazing! I ate at places one could tell were not “touristy.” Qing never pressured us to eat or try anything. She would ask us if we were up to try something, and even when we did order it- there was not a sense that we had to eat it. Two items I tried that I ended up enjoying quite a bit, were Donkey meat and Fish skin! We ate more common items as well, such as Dumplings and hot pot style kabobs.We ended the tour at her mom’s residence (can’t get more intimate than that!) Where Qing’s mother, a sweet lady, had prepared us fresh homemade noodles! The entire tour lasted about 4-5 hours. It was definitely a highlight! Even after the tour Qing made a point to help us out with some last minute things we wanted to do!If you have the opportunity, TAKE THIS TOUR! It really gives your palette an accurate taste of what some local Beijing people eat!

    Sean ,US
  • Eric,USA

    We did the morning food tour with Wangchen and it was fantastic! We were feeling a bit lost in the world of street food, and this helped us so much. We got to see sides of Beijing that we would never normally have seen, and parts that we would have never stumbled across in a million years.

    Eric,USA
  • Melissa,USA

    A great way to experience the Hutong!This is a great tour. Ashley was knowledgeable, funny and engaging. The food was great and plenty to fill you up – no lunch needed. Great way to see the neighborhood, taste some fabulous food and learn a little about the history of the neighborhood. Definitely worth the money!

    Melissa,USA
  • Marie,Australia

    I booked this tour as I was spending a lot of my trip on my own and wanted to do something a bit different. Our tour guide Becky couldn’t have been friendlier and she really knew her stuff, she made the tour come alive for me. I loved all the food tastings.The amount of food you taste initially feels fairly small but you quickly realise that it’s more than enough and I was full by the end of the tour having tried a good variety of foods. I really enjoyed the whole experience and would book further tours with this company.

    Marie,Australia
  • David,Australia

    Discover Beijing’s food tour is different to other Beijing food tours in that Qing the tour guide’s parents live in a Beijing hutong and so one of the stops is at their home where Qing’s mum will make you home made pork with noodles. What a perfect way to combine a food tour with some history and insight into the life of ordinary people in Beijing. Qing was one of the most talkative tour guides I have met and entertained us with plenty of interesting information. We tried many different dishes and whenever we didn’t like or finish any of them Qing happily took them home so none of the food was wasted.

    David,Australia
  • Dan Bob,USA

    My husband and I aren’t “foodies” – we are “eaters”. No matter where we are in the world, we prefer to eat where the locals eat. The Night Foodie Walk + Hutong Tour with Christina was one of the highlights of our trip. I booked about a week in advance, Christina promptly responded to emails and answered all of my questions. I recommend this as a first stop on your visit to Beijing because you will learn local customs and culture and be more prepared to order food on your own. Christina is incredibly knowledgeable and passionate sharing her experiences growing up in the hutong and taking us to places where she dines with her family. We tried food we probably would have never discovered or attempted on our own (who knew Donkey was so delicious?) and even went back to one of the places we visited on our own the next night. I can’t recommend Christina or this tour more. Truly a highlight of our visit. You will feel like you are out and about with an old friend. Thank you Christina!

    Dan Bob,USA
  • Amy,USA

    My first bit of advice is that you should do this on an empty stomach, because you are going to stuff your face with so much delicious food!
    Secondly, our lovely tour guide is incredibly knowledgeable. Not only did she explain why certain foods are eaten but she also explained the history of the Hutongs and answered our many questions. Her English is great and she is very easy to get along with.
    I would definitely recommend this tour to any tourist as you will be taken to authentic restaurants and street shops where the food is safe and much cheaper than other places around Beijing!

    Amy,USA
  • Amy,USA

    Amazing experience that I will always remember. True highlight of my time in China. If you like food and you want to try some local treats, this tour is for you. Some tours can be uncomfortable. Not with Christina. She put us at ease immediately and felt like a new friend, not a tour guide. The tour was filled with food and so much fun. The best part was that she knew the story behind everything. It felt so personal. What a wonderful way to learn about a new place. if you’re even thinking about this tour, book it!

    Amy,USA
  • Anne, Sweden

    Excellent!! Great way to discover chinese food-culture beyond menus in english! Some weird discusting yet hilarious experiences mixed with real good treats. Qing Ye is a superb guide who loves her job and is passionate about showing visitors the real stuff! Lots of stories about food but also hutong history. The walk ended at Qings own childhood home where her mother cooked Beijing noodles for us and even showed us how to do it ourselves! We were and worth every kwai!  

    Anne, Sweden
  • Sean ,US

    We had the pleasure to embark on the Beijing “Food Tour” with Qing, the owner of the company. What a fantastic experience it was!On the day of the tour Qing picked us up at the lobby of our hotel. We then proceeded to walk to her mother’s Hutong. On the way we snacked and tasted several different items. Some unique, some familiar. The amount and variety of food we consumed was quite amazing! I ate at places one could tell were not “touristy.” Qing never pressured us to eat or try anything. She would ask us if we were up to try something, and even when we did order it- there was not a sense that we had to eat it. Two items I tried that I ended up enjoying quite a bit, were Donkey meat and Fish skin! We ate more common items as well, such as Dumplings and hot pot style kabobs.We ended the tour at her mom’s residence (can’t get more intimate than that!) Where Qing’s mother, a sweet lady, had prepared us fresh homemade noodles! The entire tour lasted about 4-5 hours. It was definitely a highlight! Even after the tour Qing made a point to help us out with some last minute things we wanted to do!If you have the opportunity, TAKE THIS TOUR! It really gives your palette an accurate taste of what some local Beijing people eat!

    Sean ,US
  • Eric,USA

    We did the morning food tour with Wangchen and it was fantastic! We were feeling a bit lost in the world of street food, and this helped us so much. We got to see sides of Beijing that we would never normally have seen, and parts that we would have never stumbled across in a million years.

    Eric,USA
  • Melissa,USA

    A great way to experience the Hutong!This is a great tour. Ashley was knowledgeable, funny and engaging. The food was great and plenty to fill you up – no lunch needed. Great way to see the neighborhood, taste some fabulous food and learn a little about the history of the neighborhood. Definitely worth the money!

    Melissa,USA
  • Marie,Australia

    I booked this tour as I was spending a lot of my trip on my own and wanted to do something a bit different. Our tour guide Becky couldn’t have been friendlier and she really knew her stuff, she made the tour come alive for me. I loved all the food tastings.The amount of food you taste initially feels fairly small but you quickly realise that it’s more than enough and I was full by the end of the tour having tried a good variety of foods. I really enjoyed the whole experience and would book further tours with this company.

    Marie,Australia
  • David,Australia

    Discover Beijing’s food tour is different to other Beijing food tours in that Qing the tour guide’s parents live in a Beijing hutong and so one of the stops is at their home where Qing’s mum will make you home made pork with noodles. What a perfect way to combine a food tour with some history and insight into the life of ordinary people in Beijing. Qing was one of the most talkative tour guides I have met and entertained us with plenty of interesting information. We tried many different dishes and whenever we didn’t like or finish any of them Qing happily took them home so none of the food was wasted.

    David,Australia
  • Dan Bob,USA

    My husband and I aren’t “foodies” – we are “eaters”. No matter where we are in the world, we prefer to eat where the locals eat. The Night Foodie Walk + Hutong Tour with Christina was one of the highlights of our trip. I booked about a week in advance, Christina promptly responded to emails and answered all of my questions. I recommend this as a first stop on your visit to Beijing because you will learn local customs and culture and be more prepared to order food on your own. Christina is incredibly knowledgeable and passionate sharing her experiences growing up in the hutong and taking us to places where she dines with her family. We tried food we probably would have never discovered or attempted on our own (who knew Donkey was so delicious?) and even went back to one of the places we visited on our own the next night. I can’t recommend Christina or this tour more. Truly a highlight of our visit. You will feel like you are out and about with an old friend. Thank you Christina!

    Dan Bob,USA


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