Why a food tour on St. Thomas?
St. Thomas, in the US Virgin Islands is much more than beautiful sandy beaches and warm weather. It is well-known for its diverse, delicious dishes: pate, kallaloo, and of course, seafood, as well as the stunning variety of tropical fruits available on the island. There is no better way for visitors to our beautiful island to discover the many culinary delights we have to offer than by taking a tour with St. Thomas Food Tours. Experience St. Thomas’ cuisine guided by the people who know best: the locals.
St. Thomas Food Tours was conceived by a born and raised St. Thomian who desired to share her love for her native island with everyone who came to visit. Knowing that beyond the island’s wealth of history and beauty there was more to share, she decided that she would help people get to know St. Thomas in the best possible way: through its food and its people.
Our aim is for you to feel at home while learning some of the exciting history, eating delicious food, and seeing St. Thomas through our eyes. Each of our highly knowledgeable tour guides has lived on our little island for decades. We know the best spot for dumplings, where to go for saltfish and fungi, all while guiding you through our most historic sites. You can enjoy a bush tea while you view the stunning and unique architecture spanning St. Thomas’ three hundred year old history.
If you’re still craving more after the tour, sign up for one of our cooking classes taught by local chefs at one of our restaurant partners. This special opportunity allows you to take a piece of St. Thomas paradise with you wherever you go. Learn how to make johnny cakes and see first hand some of the traditional local ingredients and spices that make our cuisine so tasty.
There is no better way to get the first-hand insider knowledge of where and what to eat while in St. Thomas than by experiencing it directly with St. Thomas Food Tours. Beyond sampling from a variety of our delicious local eats, you will uncover the island’s rich history, see its beautiful buildings and art, and surround yourself with our vibrant local culture. You won’t be disappointed.