Holiday Tasting Tour

Duration: 3 Hours

Location: Wayzata, MN

Adults 21 and over


Get in the holiday spirit by walking down "jollified" Lake Street and tasting signature dishes at five of the best eateries in Wayzata!

  • We take a leisurely pace as you enjoy cuisine from award-winning chefs and eateries.
  • Three hours of delicious food, drink, history, camaraderie, and an insider's view of Wayzata that you'll never forget.
  • Your adventure includes stops at 5 of the top restaurants where you will taste your way through Wayzata.
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people, ensuring a more personal experience.
  • Enjoy the festive decorations throughout Wayzata, and take a few photos !

Duration: Approximately 3 hours 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Cost: $80 per adult ticket (21+) includes alcoholic pairing

Tour price includes all food and beverage pairings at 5 stops, professional guide, service charges.

This tour runs rain or shine and covers a distance of approximately one mile.

Tickets must be purchased in advance - book yours now.

What to Expect

This festive tour will start at the Wayzata Depot.  Once your group is gathered, your guide will give you an overview of the tour and set off for your first tasting stop.  He/She will be sure to point out the local gems that only a local would know about.  By the end of the tour, you will have had more than enough food to satisfy even the largest appetites.

Stop Listing (we will be stopping at 5 of these which will vary by day)


Vibrant restaurant with a gorgeous lake-side patio and roof-top bar


James Beard award-winning chef, Gavin Kaysen, owns and operates this amazing French restaurant. Joie de vivre!

Wuollet Bakery

Deliciously fresh baked goods and lunch items to eat in or take out

The Dough Room

Chef Alex has perfected the art of pasta and pizza creation by hand rolling the combination of the simplest of ingredients to produce exquisite dishes.


Fresh and non-GMO Cal-Mex menu that's beautifully presented

L'More Chocolat

French-inspired chocolates of the highest quality made on-site. Delicious and beautiful

Sakana Asian Cafe

Decadent rolls to layers of flavor in the sashimi, Sakana delivers top-notch Asian cuisine.

Wayzata Bar and Grill

The town gathering spot, the Muni offers a variety of sumptuous dishes.


A modern diner with new takes on familiar dishes and fresh morning cocktails.

D'Amico & Sons

An Italian café offering a mouthwatering list of pastas, pizzas and much more. A celebration of food, family and friends.

Wayzata Brew Works

A unique beer-drinking experience alongside some delicious snacks. Beautiful deck on Lake Minnetonka for summertime ambiance.

Ben and Jerry's

A place where good vibes flow over euphoric ice cream flavors chock full of chunks and swirls.

Sushi Fix

Awesome sushi and other delicious food. One of the best sushi restaurants around.

Where to Meet

The tour starts and finishes at the Wayzata Depot Porch (lakeside).

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Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Parking is available at each tour’s starting location. After your purchase tickets, you’ll receive emails with parking suggestions.

Children are welcome to attend our daytime tours. The tour lasts 3 hours and we will be standing, walking and talking for a lot of the tour. Some children may enjoy the food tastings and information shared by our engaging guide, others may not. Parents know their own children best & should decide if this tour is appropriate for their children. The evening  Happy Hour tour is available to adults over 21 years of age only.  A full-price ticket must be purchased for any children (over the age of 2)  attending.


Absolutely not! Our tours combine historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into a unique 3-hour experience. Imagine walking through town eating local artisans’ tastiest foods while gathering insider’s tips from real locals.

If you indicate your restriction on the information form when purchasing your ticket (e.g. vegetarian, food allergy, gluten free etc.) we can accommodate your needs on the daytime tours. Unfortunately, on the Happy Hour Tour, it is not possible to accommodate gluten-free diets at many of our restaurants; vegetarian diet is easy to accommodate.

Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. Events typically sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.

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

"We celebrated my brother and sister-in-law's 35th wedding anniversary. We had a fantastic time experiencing cuisine and a variety of drinks from several very nice restaurants. We are a "foodie family" and enjoyed the quality of it all...I would highly recommend this special experience."

Murray Klane, Minnetonka, MN

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