Food and Drink tours

Grim Philly and Grim Philly Twilight Tours offer numerous tour varieties with or without food and drink options- offering anything from fine dining at Zento and Han Dynasty restaurants to Philly pretzel and  cheesesteak options for lunch.  Craft German beer and bratwurst options are a favorite on our Oktoberfest, fine chocolates and aphrodisiacs on our Valentine options, and drink making courses for prohibition options all make for the perfect date night varieties. Food and drink samples are frequently provided, and a variety of restaurant and taverns are always visited so there's sure to be something for everyone.


Christmas Drink Recipes


Benjamin Franklin Sightseeing and Cheesesteak Tour

Enjoy the most astonishing sights of revolutionary Philadelphia over cheesesteak and food samples!

Visit every major tourist site in Philadelphia from the Liberty Bell to Benjamin Franklin’s living room. Walk the paths trodden by Pope Francis and Paul Revere. Of Jefferson, and of Hamilton. And enjoy generous cheesesteak portions along the way!

For the best of the best true RAW Culture living history delivered by university professors, published authors and young professionals join the most scandalously unorthodox authentically original sightseeing experience consistently voted best in the Philadelphia sightseeing.

Haunted Pub Crawl

A ghost aficionado’s wet dream with visits the sites of live Witch Trials, Founding Father’s graves, bodies stacked under colonial structures and colonial boneyard haunts in a one hour pre-pub historic site’s visit before entering the most haunted taverns known to Philadelphia. Two tours in one with wicked sightseeing culminating in haunted paranormal pub visits including exemplary food and drink over haunted histories.


Prohibition History and Pub Crawl Tour

Al Capone, Ben Franklin’s brewing recipes, and 1920’s speakeasies highlight this history and drinks education off the beaten path. Two tours in one. 60 minute outdoor historical sightseeing of colonial brew sites, gangster, moonshining, and alcohol histories. Followed by additional 2 hour bar hopping portion, (lightly narrated) over drinks, food, and friends.


Prohibition mixology 101

Smooth alcohol tastings, crafty concoction demonstrations, and multi-cultural revelations in boozy elixirs mark this fermentable occasion with a saucy education in Prohibition Era Philly favorites. Woman and men have from the dawn of time sought after alcohol perfection: from the Pharaohs of Egypt to lover’s cups shared under the “honey” moon. Join us for this global perspective on booze with Philadelphia at the very center.

Oktoberfest Haunted History and Pub Crawl tour

Fill your bellies on bratwurst and Marzen Lagers while regaling in Oktoberfest and haunted traditions with Grim Philly's famous brand of dark histories. Enjoy brewing secrets, ghost stories, and alternative sightseeing off the beaten path on this half outdoor half indoor outing with food, drink, and histories in colonial brew pubs frequented by Alexander Hamilton, Benjamin Franklin, and other wicked awesome founding drinkers of these United States.


Christmas History and Pub Crawl tour

Keebler elves, yule logs, and a jolly flying fat man delivering Hollister and IPods from some secret snow kingdom to the north. Curious traditions for a manger bound birthday gala with a couple wise guys and an egg nog. From Krampus to Christmas caroling , and medieval holiday toasts with authentic hot spiced recipes and hot holiday food favorites- experience the seasonfrom German and Christmasy taverns and restaurants .


Lovers Tour: Valentine Couples Tour

Love spells, chocolates; blood, & sex; aphrodisiacs, magick; drinking, & hex. Join Grim Philly on this intimate and quality couples evening for two as you enjoy complimentary chocolates, drinks, psychic palm and tarot card love readings, and hear the true history of this lovers holiday with its dark, bloody, and sordidly promiscuous past.


new year's eve bash

Lobster and grilled shrimp; wagyu beef and more…Join Grim Philly at Zento Contemporary this New Year’s Eve for a gluttonously decadent and exclusive evening of fine dining cuisine for the discriminating connoisseur.