Our Mission

We strive to support local Denver restaurants and connect visitors and locals to some of the best and most unique dining in the city.

Our Story

At Savor Denver Food Tours, we're passionate about local food and our beloved city of Denver.  We believe that food brings people together and that there is no better way to form a connection than over a great meal.  

Our food tours are a fun and engaging way to explore Denver, to learn about our city's history and thriving food scene and to connect and meet fellow travelers and Denver locals alike.

Meet the Team

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Jessica Baumgart

Owner & Founder

Jessica is a world traveler and passionate foodie.  She's visited 33 countries and has food toured everywhere from Singapore to South Africa.  

Jessica founded Savor Denver Food Tours as a way to introduce visitors and locals to her amazing city.

In her free time, she teaches private cooking classes and hosts a weeklong cooking vacation in Tuscany.

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Chris Iacono

Foodie Guide

Chris hails from Brooklyn but has called Denver home since his family relocated in 1995 to open a pizzeria.  Growing up in an Italian family, food was his second language.

An accomplished comedian, Chris has been performing stand-up since 1999 when he made his debut at Comedy Works.  When he's not guiding food tours, Chris can be found in his kitchen serving up delicious home-cooked meals.


Lisa Friedman

Foodie Guide

Lisa is an active Denver-ite and voracious eater. She grew up in San Diego, but has called Colorado home for the past four years. She's still learning how to drive in the snow - any tips are welcome. 

When she's not showing off her beautiful city, Lisa is probably at the gym, training for her next powerlifting meet.  You can read more about Lisa and her Colorado adventures on her blog.

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Nate Baumgart

Foodie Guide

Nate is an avid cook and hilarious comedian.  He spent 15 years performing comedy on the stages of Chicago before relocating to Denver in search of sunshine, craft beer and outdoor adventure.

Nate is always trying out a new recipe and loves a food challenge.  If you miss one of Nate's food tours, you can catch him on stage at the Voodoo Comedy Playhouse in downtown Denver.