Lewiston Food Tasting & Historical Tour

Adult Price: $49
Child Price: $35

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  • Is there parking near the tour meeting point?

    Yes, there is a large public parking lot near the tour starting point.  Additional street parking is available on both sides of Center Street.

  • Are bathrooms available on the tour?

    Yes, bathrooms are available at most tasting locations

  • Are cameras allowed on the tour?

    Definitely!  We encourage you to take lots of photos during the tour.

  • What happens if it rains?

    Tours will be held rain or shine.  We encourage you to check the local weather report before you arrive at the tour meeting place and dress appropriately.  We will be going inside various establishments during the tour and will provide ponchos for sudden weather changes.  In the rare case of severe storms, you will be notified of cancellation and have the option of a rain check or full refund.

  • Are children permitted on tours?

    Yes. We offer a reduced price for children 12 years of age and younger ($30) who are eating on the tour.  Please notify us in the “Notes” section if you are bringing a child with you under the age of 5.

  • Do we just walk around and sample food?

    No.  While the culinary aspect of the tour is significant, our tour offers commentary on the cultural and historical aspects of Lewiston.  You will learn about Lewiston’s rich history while sampling some of the town’s best cuisine.

  • Does the tour end at the same place we meet?

    No, however it is very close by and no more than a 5 minute walk to the original meeting place.

  • Are beverages served on the tour?

    We will provide a complimentary bottle of spring water to maintain hydration on the tour.  There will also be beverage samplings at some of the tasting locations.  Participants must be 21 years old or older to sample alcoholic beverages.  Feel free to purchase any additional beverages at the tasting locations if you like.

  • How long is the tour?

    Tours generally last between 2 1/2 – 3 hours.  Participants can anticipate walking or standing for a significant part of the time.  We will be walking at a moderate pace.  There will be opportunities to sit and rest an ample period of time in at least 3 of our tasting locations.

  • Do you provide private group tours?

    Yes. The Roaming Table would love to host your private group outing.  To learn more, please check out our Private Group Tours page.  Please submit the Private Group Tour request form and a member of the Roaming Table team will respond to you within 48 hours.

  • Are gift certificates available?

    Yes. Gift certificates are available for our Lewiston tour through Zerve any time.  To learn more, please visit Zerve.

  • Is the tour wheelchair and baby stroller accessible?

    Yes, however towards the beginning of our tour we will be walking the sidewalk up a small hill which could provide some challenge.  Let us know if you have any questions or if we can be of any assistance to you.

  • How much food is served on the tour?

    We are a culinary tour first so our goal is for you to taste a wide variety of the wonderful restaurants in Lewiston.  Our tour should leave you comfortably full and for most participants, lunch is not necessary afterwards.

  • Can I shop during the tour?

    On the tour we will be stopping at some specialty shops along with passing by some great places to shop that we will point out to you.  However, in order to stay on schedule for our food tastings we a respectfully ask that you hold off on shopping until the completion of the tour.

  • Do your tours offer anything for locals?

    Absolutely!  Anyone will enjoy the experience of our tours. Try new restaurants you may have never experienced and learn new things about the history of your town.

  • Do the tour guides accept gratuities?

    Yes, gratuities are greatly appreciated,although they are not mandatory.

  • Do I have to purchase tickets in advance?

    In order to reserve the day and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.  Tickets are only available for purchase online through EzTix or by calling 1-800-656-0713.  Unfortunately, cash is not accepted.

  • Are there vegetarian options on the tour?

    Yes, our tour will have alternative tastings for vegetarians if indicated when purchasing your tickets or notifying us in advance of your tour date.

  • What if I have dietary restrictions or allergies?

    Please be sure to let us know if you or someone in your group has a dietary restriction or allergy (gluten, peanut, dairy etc.) when purchasing your tickets.  As long as we know in advance we can accommodate you.

  • When is the best time to take the tour?

    If you are visiting the area, we recommend taking the tour towards the beginning of your visit.  This will give you an idea of where things are in the town and give you plenty of time to continue exploring Lewiston.  We also offer coupons that are exclusive to The Roaming Table customers that you can use after the conclusion of your tour at the restaurants and shops that we have visited!