More than just a food tour

Satisfy your stomach and quench your thirst for knowledge. – Discover Oxford’s unique history and culture. Learn about the food and connect with Oxford’s vibrant culinary scene. All food tastings (enough for a satisfying lunch) are included in the price.

  • Great tour for an overview of Oxford’s food and Historic Square
  • Explore some of Oxford’s best eateries
  • Tastings include Shrimp N' Grits, mouth-watering pulled pork sandwiches, and more
  • Learn about our hero writer's community who helped put our city on the map


Tour takes place snow, rain or shine

5-7 Tastings and Guide

Departs at noon

Comfortable clothing and shoes

$99.00 Adults

2 1/2 Hours

Suitable for most ages and fitness levels

The  Growler Oxford

What To Expect

Tantalize your tastebuds – This three-hour walking tour explores some of Oxford’s best eateries. Enough for a satisfying lunch, tastings include savory Shrimp N' Grits, mouth-watering pulled pork sandwiches, olive oil samplings, Oxford’s favorite yogurt, and more.  Learn the history of the dishes, how they are prepared and connect with Oxford’s vibrant culinary scene.  All food tastings are included in the price and are listed above.

A Unique Cultural and Historical Experience – This is not just a food tour. Our aim is not only to satisfy your stomach but also quench your thirst for knowledge. Along the way you will learn about Oxford’s unique history, and its culture. We will discover what makes Oxford such a charming southern town. We explore Oxford’s historic Square and learn how it was transformed to the one of the best town squares in America.  Some of the sights along the tour include the St. Peter's Church, The J. E. Neilson Store and Square Books.