Celebrating the best of Toronto's vegan food scene
Are you veg-curious? Interested in exploring new food options that are plant-based? Then join us for an exciting and unique food extravaganza! You will be introduced to some of Toronto’s best restaurants and food shops that feature delicious vegan offerings with an innovative twist.
Along the way, your guide will provide you with a comprehensive overview of Toronto’s evolving vegetarian and vegan culinary scene. All across the city, chefs and tastemakers are cooking up creative ways to make culinary gold out of plant-based foods.
Whether you’re seeking to include more plant-based foods in your lifestyle or are looking for a fun activity to do, this one-of-a-kind tour will tantalize your taste buds. Bon appetit!
|Meeting Place:||Near College St and Grace St (exact location given when registered).|
|Total Distance:||Approximately 2.5 km. Public transportation provided by streetcar to 2 of the stops.|
|Capacity:||14 people for public tours. Please contact us directly for inquiries for private tours with larger groups.|
|Themes:||Intro to Toronto’s vegan food scene, relaxed casual to fine dining.|
|Physical Demands:||Some moderate walking at a leisurely pace with public transportation provided to 2 of the stops. Seating at most locations.|
|Weather Impact:||Tour takes place rain or shine (tour will be adjusted to the weather).|
|Food:||6 generous tastings are provided for dinner within the downtown core from food shops, eateries, and sit-down restaurants.|
|Substitutions:||All food served is vegan friendly. Unfortunately at this time no substitutions can be offered for any specific food allergies or restrictions such as gluten-free or nut-free. We truly appreciate your understanding in this matter. For further details, please consult our FAQ.|
FAQ about Veggie Feast
Do I have to purchase tickets in advance?
You must purchase your tickets in advance. To maximize your chances of getting the tour date and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.
Will I receive documentation when I book a tour or event?
Once you book a tour or event online through our registration system, you will automatically receive a confirmation of your reservation by email. It will contain all the information needed in advance of the tour or event.
What methods of payment do you accept?
We accept all major credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Amex.
Is it secure to enter my credit card number?
Savour Toronto uses a secure payment processing system for all transactions. Our system is PCI-certified meaning all data is encrypted and verified during the entire registration process and no credit card information is stored by Savour Toronto.
Is there a booking fee?
There is no booking fee.
Do you have gift certificates?
Tour and Event Logistics
What is the average group size for your public tours?
Most tours have an average of 8-12 people. Some of our food tours can operate with as few as 2 people. This allows us to make the experience more personal and enjoyable for everyone. During peak periods such as dates surrounding the holidays (Christmas, New Year’s Eve, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Easter, etc.) most of tours can accommodate up to 16 people.
Please review the tour details for more information.
How do I know what a specific Savour Toronto tour or event is like?
On the “Our Tours” section, there is a summary of each available tour or event. To know more details about a particular tour or event, click the “more info” button to view the full details.
How much food is served on your food tours?
Most tours have between 5–6 tastings. A tasting is a generous sample showcasing the very best establishments in the neighbourhoods we visit and within their categories. Many of our tastings are comparable in size to regular items listed on the menu of the restaurants, eateries, and food shops we visit. Each tasting has been carefully selected based on it’s culinary merit and paid for by the staff at Savour Toronto. We are proud to support Toronto’s vibrant food scene!
Do you offer food substitutions? Are you able to accommodate dietary requests?
All food served on this tour is vegan friendly. Please make special note that unfortunately at this time, we cannot provide any exclusive gluten-free or nut-free substitutions for the tour at this time. We truly appreciate your understanding in this matter.
For any questions about dietary needs, please Contact Us in advance to booking.
Does the tour leader accept gratuities? Are they included in the ticket price?
Gratuities are not included in the ticket price. Gratuities, while not mandatory, are graciously accepted by our tour guides. The standard gratuity in the service industry in Toronto is 15%-20%.
What happens if it rains or snows?
Our tours and events are held rain, shine, or snow. We advise you to check the weather conditions for your scheduled date and dress appropriately. In the rare case of serve weather in which a tour or event needs to be cancelled, you will be notified in advance and a full refund will be issued.
Do your tours and events run all season long?
Absolutely! We tailor all of our tours and events to the season and have specialized itineraries for the fall, winter, spring and summer. We fully embrace the season and feature tastings and activities best suited for the occasion.
What if I arrive late and miss part of the tour?
Please let us know if you’re arriving late by contacting us as soon as possible and we’ll advise you on where you can meet with the group. We don’t provide refunds for any food tastings or activities that you’ve missed.
What is your cancellation policy?
The following is our cancellation policy surrounding our tours and events:
- No refunds for cancellations
- Rebookings prior to 7 business days before the tour or event will be granted
- No-shows are not permitted and result in the forfeit of the full amount of the ticket at the start of the tour or event
- In the rare circumstance that a tour or event is cancelled due to an extreme weather advisory or other factor, a full refund will be provided
Are children allowed on a tour?
Due to the length and mature content of our tours, we do not allow children under the age of twelve to attend.
Are pets allowed on a tour?
As much as we love pets and think they would be a lot of fun to have on a tour, we regret to say they’re not permitted in the restaurants and food establishments that we’ll be visiting.
Is there parking near the tour meeting point?
Yes, there is parking located near the meeting point. Specific parking details are included in the meeting location directions provided after purchasing ticket(s).
Are cameras allowed on the tour?
Are tours and events only offered in English?
We only offer our tours and events in English at this time. As we continue to expand in the future, we hope to be able to offer our services in other languages.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any additional questions and we will be glad to answer them for you!