The San Francisco Gourmet Chocolate Tour

Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays

Do you love fine chocolate? You have come to the right city, because San Francisco is at the center of the new wave of artisan chocolatiers. They’re experimenting with high quality beans, new methods of production, exotic fillings and breathtaking packaging. On this tour you will learn about what makes fine chocolate and sample from a wide array of San Francisco gourmet chocolate boutiques. You’ll also get a Chocolate Lover Card to use on future chocolate shopping trips.


This mouth-watering chocolate may come from: *

An artisan chocolate manufacturer who manages production from bean to bar

A beloved local chocolatier who showcases fresh, farmer's markets ingredients

A small newsstand that carries 225 chocolate bars from over 15 different countries

A Swiss chocolatier loved by Oprah for its champagne truffles

A Belgian chocolatier known for its delectable butter creams

The retail outlet of America’s longest continuously operating chocolate manufacturer

A premier chocolateria dedicated to finding exceptional chocolates from small, family-owned makers around the world

* Specific stops subject to change.


A 3-hour walking tour of the San Francisco waterfront/Union Square area

Background on the history of chocolate and how the best chocolate is made

Tips on tasting, purchasing and storing fine chocolate

Two pieces of chocolate from each boutique, plus a cup of hot chocolate

The Gourmet Walks Chocolate Lover Card -- entitling you to discounts and VIP treatment at 8 different San Francisco chocolate boutiques

Historical and cultural insights on the San Francisco downtown area

Guidance on other exceptional food experiences in the city


Our standard weekly schedule is:
Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 am
Saturdays at 2:00 pm

If these times do not work or you have a large group, please contact us to arrange for a private tour. We often offer additional tours when the regularly scheduled tours are sold out.

$49 per ticket plus tax and ticketing fee ($51.22 total)

Advance tickets required. Purchase online at Brown Paper Tickets.

Exact meeting location details will be provided upon ticket purchase.

Limited to 14 people per tour.


All tickets sold are nonrefundable and cannot be exchanged or rescheduled. The tour is held rain or shine.

For details on private tours and tastings, click here.

Still have questions? Read our frequently asked questions about the Gourmet Chocolate Tour.

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