What happens if it rains or snows?
Tours are held rain or shine. In the event your tour is canceled due to extreme inclement weather, you will reschedule directly with the experience provider. Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions.
How much food is served on the food tour?
This tour provides enough food for a moderately sized lunch.
What types of foods are served on the tour?
Tasting locations on the tour range from pizza, Greek dessert, fresh vegetables and eastern European food. All tasting locations are subject to change without advance notice.
Are any beverages served on the tour?
Most locations have water available for tour participants. Beverage tastings may be included at some locations and participants may always purchase beverages at locations if desired.
How much walking is involved? Is it a fast-paced tour?
Tours generally last around 3 hours and participants can expect to walk at a moderate pace for 1.5 miles throughout the tour.
Does this tour have anything to offer a native Minnesotan?
Yes! Your tour guide hopes to introduce you to new restaurants and specialty food stores in your city as well as talk about local landmarks that you may not know as much about.
Does the tour guide accept gratuity?
Although gratuity is not mandatory, it is appreciated if you enjoy your tour.
What if I have dietary restrictions or allergies?
Most food allergies and dietary restrictions can be accommodated on this tour. Please notify Cloud 9 Living at the time of booking of any special needs or requests.
Do we only walk around and sample food?
Absolutely not! This food tour combines architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight for a unique 3-hour experience.
Are children allowed on the tour?
Children are allowed on this tour. Please note, the tour lasts approximately 3 hours with a lot of both standing and walking.
If I am bringing an infant/very young child, do I need to purchase a ticket for them?
Children under the age of 8 that will not be participating in food tastings do not require a ticket. However, please notify Cloud 9 Living at the time of booking if you will be bringing an infant or young child along with you.
Is the tour wheelchair and stroller accessible?
This tour includes a set of stairs in the route, but can be avoided with an alternate route adding approximately 2 blocks. One tasting location has a single step in the entryway.
Does the tour end at the same place we meet?
No, this food tour does not finish at the initial meeting point. However, all participants receive a map with return directions included at the beginning of the tour.
Are restrooms available during this tour?
Yes, there are public restrooms available during the tour at many locations.