Most of the tourists visiting Dubrovnik because the historic Old Town and the beautiful islands you can escape from crowds. But, the region is also great destination for foodies, as the local seafood and wines are of the top quality.
Within the City walls you'll find numerous restaurants offering local food and wines. Search for those with small menu not the typical tourist restaurants.
On your return to Dubrovnik, take a nighttime walking tour with wine and bites. Learn where to eat and drink, with a side of history. You'll end with beverages and cheese. Or if beer is more of your thing, sample local brews on a craft brewery tour, for a quick pre-dinner aperitif.
A private Wine and Oysters tour from Dubrovnik is fancier. This full-day affair to the wine-producing Pelješac peninsula includes an intro to medieval town Ston, boat tour on the bay, a visit to two vineyards, and stop at the beach.