Historic Mooresville Food Tour

Duration: 2.5 hours

Location: Downtown Historic Mooresville, North Carolina





Children Aged 8 to 12

All people who purchase tickets will be asked to show proof of age, when being served alcohol, so please bring proper ID.

Explore downtown Mooresville and our exciting, delicious food scene, so that you will become an expert on our Tasty Town.

  • Taste a variety of offerings at multiple stops along our tour route, so we will have a good understanding of the town's food scene.
  • Meet restaurant owners and chefs and learn about the food culture and the story of our restaurants.
  • Learn about local history, culture and architecture, so that you leave feeling like an expert on Mooresville's history
  • Enjoy small plates at 6 or more stops, so you will leave full and satisfied.

Restrooms available at every stop.

Tour is handicap accessible.

Photography is allowed.

Tour is approximately 1 mile long.

Tour Group Size

  • All tours are small groups of up to 12 guests, so that participants get lots of attention.  Therefore guides will be able to answer all participant questions, without slowing down the pace of the tour..

Where we will start

  • We will begin at the heart of Mooresville at the courtyard between Wells Fargo Bank and Tim’s Table on Main St. because it is centrally located with great parking options.

Where we will go

  • We will walk downtown Main St. Mooresville at a leisurely pace.  As a result, we will have the opportunity to stop at several unique and delicious stops.

What you will get

  • Above all, you will leave with your bellies full of food and your mind full of knowledge, because you have taken this historic downtown food tour.

Some of the places we may visit depending on tour date and time.


Real Texas BBQ in downtown Mooresville. Sample different types as well as learn about the history of BBQ, around the South.

Sushi and More

Try some fresh local sushi creations.

A Real NY Bakery

Get a taste of a real NY Bakery, right here in Mooresville.

Old Fashioned Hardware

Take a step back in time and meet some ol' timers and taste local honey.

South East Asian

Freshly prepared stir fry.

Ice Cream

Our local Ice Cream Parlor used to also be the local dairy, making ice cream for the entire region.

Tap Room

Craft Beer tap room, where we will taste locally brewed offerings.

Cosmopolitan Cafe

This new addition to downtown Mooresville is a coffee roaster, done on site, as well as offering specialty drinks and pastries.

Plenty of public parking is available between Main Street and Church Street, so customers can quickly park and find our tour.

Get Directions

Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Is there parking available?

Ample parking is available near the tours starting point.

Are children allowed?

Yes. IDs will be checked, even if you purchase the no-beer ticket. The establishments that we visit will only allow those 21 and above to drink.

Do we only walk around and sample food?

Absolutely not! Our tours combine architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into a unique 2.5 hour experience. Imagine walking through the city eating our local artisans most delicious foods while learning the neighborhoods from real locals.

What if I have dietary restrictions or allergies?

Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs.

Do I need to purchase tickets in advance?

Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. Events typically sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.

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"Sarah tailored the tour around our taste buds. We went to Epic Chophouse, a BBQ place, and other restaurants that appealed to our taste buds. Great Tour and we are sure Tasty Town will cater to your preferences as well."

Judd Pellow and Ashley Abbott

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