Colorful, historic Davis Square in Somerville is our first tour and the area's hottest neighborhood to live and eat.

on this tour you will...

Sample the best pizza, gyros, and marshmallow fluff in town!

Learn about local history and the entrepreneurs behind the businesses.

Try your hand at New England's famous candlepin bowling.

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3 hours

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1.25 miles

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 5-6 stops

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$69 per guest
(includes all food)

On this unique Boston food tour of Davis Square, we’ll sample innovative eats such as bowls from the region’s first oatmeal cafe and gyros packed with flavor. You will hear fascinating stories from local entrepreneurs about how they started their businesses and understand the area’s rich history. You may even get to try your hand at New England’s small pin (also known as candlepin) bowling as we indulge in the area’s favorite flatbread pizza.


Wrap up your day with an award-winning treat full of marshmallow fluff, which was invented in Somerville, and learn all about the decadent treat that is celebrated annually at Somerville’s famous Fluff Festival. Our awesome local guides will share stories about Somerville’s key role in the American Revolution, and you may even discover secrets about our most famous residents.


Davis Square, Somerville is on the Red Line MBTA minutse from downtown and very close to local colleges, less than half a mile from Tufts University, Lesley University, and two train stops from Harvard University among others. Book your tour experience today and try the best Davis Square restaurants – it’s our longest-running tour and a lot of fun!

DAIRY-FREE, GLUTEN-FREE, VEGAN, AND VEGETARIAN diets can be accommodated on this tour.

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Our Davis Square Food Tour Guides:

Ally, an Off the Beaten Path Food Tour guide, wears a green shirt, smiling while holding up a pizza
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Carol, an Off the Beaten Path Food Tour guide, wears glasses and smiles at the camera.
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Kara, an Off the Beaten Path Food Tour guide, wears a colorful floral shirt and red headband.
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Michelle, an Off the Beaten Path Food Tour guide, stands in a field of sunflowers smiling. 
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Yun Yun, an Off the Beaten Path Food Tour guide, wears a red shirt while holding strawberries in a field.
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