Celebrating all that is sweet in the world, this
dessert tour takes you to the sweet spots in the Mission
and the desserts are as varied as they are interesting,
like the neighborhood itself...Sweet
The Mission Sweets Dessert and Chocolate Tour-leads you inside this colorful neighborhood known for it's great culinary tradition. We are on a quest to satisfy your sweet tooth and as you'll see we couldn't have come to a sweeter or richer destination. Besides the quality of the food, which is the result of fierce competition, the diversity of the food is probably the biggest draw to this area's food scene. Our Mission Sweets Food Tour takes you into this diverse and delicious world.
Like our other ExploreSF Mission Food Tours, our dessert tour will not be the same tour two days in a row. There are so many choices for wonderful stops for dessert, we couldn't just pick a few, so we will try to go to them all. Making a rotation every few days, from cupcakes to hand-crafted ice cream, from pie to small batch chocolates, from Maple-Bacon donuts to Whoopie Pies, if it's sweet, and it's good, it's here for us to discover as we Explore The Mission District for the best desserts in the city.
Our guides, your hosts, all live in this neighborhood and know these streets intimately. Join us as we find the sweetest spots that this gourmand neighborhood has to offer.
Learn about this Mission's past as well as it's interesting culinary history while trying some of the best sweets that the SF has to offer. From hand-crafted chocolates, traditional American pies, the best ice cream you've ever had, authentic latin postres, and the best desserts made with molecular gastronomy, you will leave with a sugar rush and newfound knowledge of the Mission.
Ticket includes all tastings. This tour is a walking tour, walking just over 1 mile at a relaxed place with plenty of opportunities to sit down.
A cultural and culinary history of The Mission District
3-5 delicious dessert tastings
A knowledgeable and friendly tour guide
After lunch on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 1:00PM
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 3:00PM
What to Bring
A bottle of water
Umbrella, hoodie, or poncho (tours run rain or shine)
A camera to document your experience
Comfortable shoes for walking
Gratuity for your tour guide is customary, though not required.
The industry standard is 20%, or $11 per ticket and can be given to your guide in cash at the conclusion of your tour.
We recommend making your reservation at least 7 days in advance to ensure availability. Ticket sales end 24 hours before each tour.
Tours require a minimum of 4 guests to run. If your scheduled tour does not reach this minimum number of guests then we will attempt to find another date that suits your schedule.
The Mission is also one of the largest districts in the city of San Francisco and the weather is always five degrees warmer than in the rest of the city. With such a strong tradition rooted in food and such a large area to cover, we have four food tours that we offer here and each are decidely different.
What: Mission Sweets: A Dessert Tour
When: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays@ 1:00.
Explore Alcatraz with Mission Sweets: Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays @ 3:00
Groups of 6 or more may be scheduled anytime
Duration Approximately 2-2.5 Hours
Reservations: 415.504.3636 x 102
Explore Alcatraz with a Mission Sweets: A Dessert Tour $116
Dessert Tour: 3:00PM on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays paired with a mid-morning Alcatraz Tour
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PHOTO ESSAYS FROM THE MISSION DISTRICT TOURS:
Golden Fire Hydrant- (Earthquake and Fire of 1906)
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Mission Tours Ticket Prices:
North Mission and South Mission Food Tours $110, Mission Food & Drink $130, Mission Veggie $99, Mission Sweets $55
Explore The Mission, $40, With Lunch $65, Pope to Porn $85, Subversive Mission $40 with Lunch $65
Alcatraz and Mission Sweets $116 Alcatraz and Mission North $149 Alcatraz and Mission Food and Drink $169
Reservations: 415.504.3636 Ext. 102
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We also offer these related tours:
Polk Street Food | Downtown Cocktails | North Beach Walk | North Beach Food | North Beach & Chinatown
Alcatraz Package Tours | Chinatown Food | Chinatown Walk | Mission Food | Mission Walk | Mission Food & Drink
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