A Bite of History Food Tours



About Us

The Oil Region of Northwest Pennsylvania is known as “The Valley That Changed The World.” In 1859 Colonel Edwin Drake struck oil in Titusville and a spark of excitement ignited development across the hillsides surrounding the Allegheny River. Today the Oil Region is home to Victorian architecture, museums, specialty shops, art galleries, breweries, restaurants, and a plethora of outdoor recreation opportunities. A Bite of History food tours deliver exceptional immersive experiences through informative, entertaining, and delicious walking tours. If you enjoy walking, exploring, history, and/or eating then A Bite of History food tours are for you!

A Bite of History Food Tours was created by Oil Region native Valerie Perry. After graduating from Cranberry High School and Grove City College, Valerie spent 2 years traveling the United States, 4 years sailing around the world working on a cruise ship, and 6 years living in Washington, DC as an event host and producer for National Geographic. In 2019 she returned to the high seas as a cruise director. Valerie has combined her local knowledge with her extensive travel experience to create A Bite of History Food Tours right here in her own backyard to help locals and visitors discover the flavors and stories that this area has to offer.