2.5 hour tour
Although the tour includes samples along the way, this is usually enough food to serve as a meal for most people.
Please note that you must be able to go up and down stairs to participate on this tour.
Do I have to purchase tickets in advance?
Tickets must be purchased in advance, and tours often sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the day and time you prefer, please book well in advance. Tickets can only be purchased with a Visa, Mastercard or American Express.
How does the Savor the Flavors/ The Charleston Stroll:
Combo Tour Package work?
When you purchase the combo tour package, your space will be guaranteed on the Savor the Flavors tour for the date and time for which you buy tickets. To book your space on The Charleston Stroll, please contact Bulldog directly.
Exact instructions on completing your booking will be provided upon purchase of your combo package. Please note that booking on the Savor the Flavors tour and The Charleston Stroll is subject to availability.
How much food is served on the tour? What sort of food will I be sampling?
The tour includes four to five stops where tastings are offered, which for most, is enough to serve as a full meal. Typical tastings include Grits, Benne Wafers, Sweet Tea, pastries, Southern Pralines, Collard Greens, and Lowcountry Barbeque, and much more.
What type of ticket should I buy if I'm bringing a child?
We love kids, however, this may not be the best tour option for parents with children. There is a lot of walking, standing, and talking - not the most interesting for young children. Should you want to bring your child, please do, but we do have some requirements for tickets! If your child is old enough to sit in a seat, they must have a ticket to join the tour. If you have an infant, you will not need to purchase a ticket, but please notify us in advance that you will be bringing one.
How many stops are included on the tour?
The tour includes four to five stops.
Are there any beverages served on the tour?
Yes! All participants are provided with a bottle of water.
How much walking is involved? Is it a fast-paced tour?
The tour covers approximately 1 mile. We walk at a very casual pace
Where does the tour end?
The tours end about 2 blocks from the original starting point, downtown near Market Street.
What if I have dietary restrictions?
The tour includes a variety of foods at the different locations, so you can choose which foods you are able to sample. Please indicate any allergies or dietary restrictions you have when you are purchasing tickets, but we cannot guarantee that we will be able to accommodate you.
What happens if it rains?
Tours run rain or shine, regardless of weather conditions, so be prepared for the day! We will be stepping inside of buildings during some portions of the tour, but be sure to bring an umbrella or poncho, depending on the forecasted weather conditions.
Are there bathrooms along the way?
Yes. There are bathrooms available at several locations throughout the tour.
Who will be leading the tour?
All of our tour guides a licensed by the City of Charleston and have various culinary qualifications and interests.
Are tours offered only in English?
Yes, tours are only offered in English. However, our non-English speaking guests always enjoy the experience of visiting Charleston's lovely historic buildings and sampling delicious food tastings along the way.
May I bring my dog on the tour?
Due to the various shops and historical buildings we visit, pets of any kind are not allowed on this tour.
Can I book a private tour?
Yes, we can accommodate a variety of special requests! Please click “Contact Bulldog” to the left of the page to inquire further.