Duration: Noon-3pm Saturday&Sunday
Location: This tour explores the RED mile (Retail and Entertainment District) 17 Avenue SW in Calgary.
Saturdays and Sundays
*Tix are non-refundable. We tour in all weather. Price is $115 plus GST and EZTix fee and includes food, non-alcohol beverages, taxes and tips to our vendors. Limited to 14 guests. A gratuity for our guides is greatly appreciated, at your discretion.
Check the forecast and dress for the weather. We tour rain, shine or snow.
Tips to vendors are included in the price of the tour.
Hip, trendy and pulsing with life, 17 Ave SW is always packed BUT WITH US, your experience will be streamlined as we float along with special access and standing reservations at the coolest places in the neighbourhood. You’ll eat sit-down, knife and fork tastings at several internationally-themed food businesses. Your food, non-alcohol beverages, tips and taxes are taken care of. Wear your stretchy pants.
Cibo Ristorante (17th ave and 9 St SW)
Two time winner of Calgary's prestigious Pig and Pinot trophy. Food like Nonna's.
Retreat from the street to discover a sample of the liquid gems that lie within.
Ollia Macarons and Tea
We love these macarons. They are not too sweet and melt in your mouth.
chef Roy Oh has perfected Korean-Canadian fusions - especially the dish we'll savour together.
Calcutta Cricket Club
17 Ave SW needed Indian food and this menu is great whether you want chaat (a snack) or a biryani prepared with care.
Ecclectic but always classy - we'll end the tour here with a sweet treat from a recipe that's been in the owner's family for generations.
** Please Note
If one of our partners is unavailable due to a closure or special event, we will add another tour stop, or an additional tasting at one of our current stops of equal value.
Parking is available at each tour’s starting location. After your purchase tickets, you’ll receive emails with parking suggestions.
All of our tastings are paired with a hand-crafted non-alcohol beverage. Due to provincial regulations, we are currently unable to include alcohol in our price. On some of our tours, key partners will offer a specific alcohol pairing an exclusive price to our guests which is then payable directly to that vendor.
Our tours are recommended for ages 14 and older.
Absolutely not. Our tours combine architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into a unique 3-hour experience. Imagine walking through the city eating our local artisan’s most delicious foods while learning about the neighbourhoods from real locals.
Please be sure to let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restrictions (e.g. if you are vegetarian, have celiac disease or severe food allergies) This is one of the questions you must fill in before you can purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can usually accommodate your needs.
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We did the "Savour 17th Ave SW" tour as a team building event and it was a SMASHING success. As locals, we all felt like tourists and experienced our city in a new and exciting way. This is a must do for both locals and visitors alike. Well worth the time and cost.