Sample Italian food, meet locals and more while discovering San Francisco's vibrant North Beach district.
In this food-focused walking tour, Guide Blandina will introduce you to the exciting and historic North Beach neighborhood nestled in the city of San Francisco. As you meander through the streets, Blandina will show you colorful cafes and century-old bakeries where you'll sample some Italian food and deli fare. Along the way, you'll also stop at unique shops and some of Blandina's favorite local spots, as well as talk to locals who will tell you tales of North Beach's storied past.
Walking through North Beach with Blandina felt like walking through with a celebrity! She knew everyone we passed and had so much rich history to share with us. The food was the icing on the cake (literally). I never would have had the opportunity to try all of these amazing spots if it weren't for this tour. Thank you Blandina for showing us well-known spots to holes in the wall, each one offering exceptional food!!
11 Jul 2022
Touring North Beach with Blandina is a foodie's dream come true! Not only does Blandina have an incredible personal history in the area with wonderful stories galore, but she has established relationships with many of the bistro, restaurant, bakery, deli, coffee shop owners and candy confectioners. They are all glad to see us when Blandina ushers us through their doors. Brava Blandina!
08 Jul 2022
Going on Blandina's tour makes you feel like a local. The places she takes you, the people you meet on the tour are her genuine friends and places she knows. Having lived in North Beach for several years, she knows everybody and everything about this most unique, lively and interesting neighborhood of San Francisco. You will know it, too, after going on her tour!
07 Jul 2022
I was thrilled to have Blandina show me around the delightful delights of North Beach… Blandina gave a wonderful recap of SF years past and of present. This city is so beautiful interesting and delicious…
27 May 2022
Blandina is so informative and engaging! We were so impressed with all the fascinating facts, history, culture and of course delicious food she shared with us during our visit to North Beach. I highly recommend her tours!
Guide Blandina, a San Francisco native, is a long-time resident of one of her favorite places to give tours: North Beach — also known as the city’s Little Italy. Get to know her favorite shops, restaurants and friends on a tour of this vibrant, eclectic area. As a fellow lover of travel, Blandina knows that the best way to get to know a place is through a local, and she can’t wait to share her city with you.