Vallarta Eats Food Tours, #1 on TripAdvisor Six Years in a Row


We strive to make your Food Tour intimate and personalized. We accommodate all sized groups, but try to keep each tour smaller, to best enjoy this variety of delicious cuisine.


Our bilingual, Mexican guides have an intimate understanding of the culture and food of Vallarta. Get insider tips, find secret spots and learn how the locals eat.


Our tours include information on the history of Puerto Vallarta and the region. Our guides are all Mexican Nationals and can give you a unique perspective of everyday life in the Bay of Banderas and in Mexico as a whole.

Signature Taco Tour

Dive deeper into Mexican Culture and eat a wide variety of the everyday food the locals eat.
The Signature Taco Tour departs daily at 10am.
$55 USD (includes ticketing and credit card processing fees)
Children under 12 are $39 and little ones under 4 are free!


Tacos After Dark

Tacos After Dark Tour  is great way to get the most out of your visit to Old Town Vallarta. After a day at the beach, enjoy a leisurely evening stroll around town sampling delicious Mexican street food.

Departs Monday through Friday at 7 pm
$55 USD  (includes ticketing and credit card processing fees)

Mole Pozole Tour

Visit 4-6 of our favorite Puerto Vallarta family-style spots with a knowledgable Vallarta Eats Foodie Guide. Sample some of the best
traditional Mexican cuisine offered in the Bay of Banderas

Departs Mondays and Thursdays
April 1 thru December 15 at 7 pm
December 16 thru March 31 at 6 pm
$55 USD (includes ticketing and credit card processing fees)
Children under 12 are $39

Tasting Vallarta

Visit four award-winning restaurants with a knowledgable Vallarta Eats Foodie Guide and taste the best food offered in Puerto Vallarta.

Departs Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7 pm $88 USD
(includes ticketing and credit card processing fees, food and beverages – choice of specialty cocktails or soft drink).

Mexican Beer Experience

On the tour you will learn about Mexico’s emerging craft beer scene and support Mexican brewers.  Sample up to 12 beers only found here in Mexico and visit 4 local establishments over 3.5 hours.  Taste artisanal beers, micheladas, tequila infused beer, and eat some tasty bites along the way.

Departs Tuesday and Fridays at 5:00 pm
$75 USD  (includes ticketing and credit card processing fees)

-Six Years and More Passionate Than Ever-Founder of Vallarta Eats Tells His Story

I’d just turned forty and was in the midst of a mid-life crisis. Feeling very burnt-out from my years as a fundraiser for non-profits in Philadelphia, and ready to cut the cord with my Jewish mother (it only took me 40 years!). I was tossing around the idea of moving...
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-Vallarta Eats: Our Guides Tell The Story

Adriana Garcia and Memo Lira talk about the early days at Vallarta Eats Food Tours. -Many thanks to Paco Ojeda, for creating this wonderful video.
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-Puerto Vallarta Street Food 101

For newbies ordering Mexican street food can be intimidating. SO many people standing around the taco stand..Nowhere to line up...Where to place the order? Which salsa should I try without causing a four-alarm fire? Here are a few of our tried and true tips, if you...
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-Do You Elote or Esquite?

One of the greatest simple pleasures of Mexico is snacking on scrumptious corn from a street vendor. Here in Vallarta we are lucky to have both grilled elote (corn on the cob) and cups of yummy esquite available most evenings along the Malecon. Elote is delicious, but...
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Why People Love Puerto Vallarta Eats Food Tours!


Eric, we are the ones that should say thank you...
“ We felt so appreciative that Memo agreed to conduct our tour.  We love your company, and we love Memo.  He truly is amazing, and so very accommodating.  We will continue to tell everyone we know they should book a tour with Vallarta Eats.  Thank you for the pictures, and for providing another memorable day. Gracias,”
We so enjoyed the Mole Pozole tour...
“The food was outstanding and Memo added to our enjoyment with his knowledge of the area and his wonderful personality.  The best part for me was eating at the street taco stand. I’ve always wanted to do that but was afraid to. I will let all my friends who go to Puerto Vallarta know about your tours and I also gave you a 5 star review on Trip Advisor.
Hasta la vista!”
We had an amazing time...
“ Rain wasn’t and didn’t spoil our experience. We were really looking forward to some authentic food. The food at the resort is not great. Pizza, hamburgers waffles etc which is a shame. So the tours are fantastic. Memo is quite special. Even if he has done the tour over a number of years, he was enthusiastic, warm and we learnt a lot. Didn’t get to meet you but congratulations for such a professional tour. Looking forward to the next tour. No one is eating tomorrow until the tour. We hope Memo can take us again. Thank Memo for the great photos.”
It was the highlight of our trip to be sure...
“ Our guide was extremely accommodating, polite, informative and a pleasure to spend the day with. Your tour is very unique and fills a niche  in the visitor experience that is truly necessary and one that we all valued.”

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