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Sarasota Culinary Tours - CLOSED

1298 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-1320
+1 941-893-4664
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Disappointed

The Sarasota Downtown Tour has a lot of potential but was disappointing. There are three... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Hutch47
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Saint Albans, Vermont
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Interesting Culinary Tour

My husband and I enjoyed the culinary tour immensely. We attended the evening happy hour tour and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Sheila G
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Newport, Rhode Island, United States
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Key Culinary Tours is now the owner of Sarasota Culinary Tours! We offer a of combination culinary and historical walking tours in downtown Sarasota! Our new tours stop at 4 downtown restaurants (including dessert!) and you get to sample appetizers and chefs' specialty dishes. Tours are fully narrated by a tour guide and guests will have an opportunity to meet the chefs, managers or proprietors at each stop. Tours are offered on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday by reservation only.
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3 Mar 2017
“Disappointed”
10 Aug 2016
“Interesting Culinary Tour”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1298 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-1320
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+1 941-893-4664
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The Sarasota Downtown Tour has a lot of potential but was disappointing. There are three restaurants where you are served main courses and one restaurant with desserts. Way too much food and the same type of dishes. We would have liked more short stops and...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

My husband and I enjoyed the culinary tour immensely. We attended the evening happy hour tour and learned a great deal about Sarasota as well as sampling some great food and drinks from 4 local restaurants Overall a fun evening with a knowledgeable guide. I...More

Thank Sheila G
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

We enjoyed it very much. Would do it again. We injoyed the service at each of the restaurants. The guide was very informitive and well versed on the history of Sarasota.

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

The historical information about early Sarasota was good, but the food was disappointing. Nancy's Bar B Que had delicious beans (too small a portion) but dry pulled pork and tasteless cole slaw. Next to Owen's Fish Camp, one of my favorite restaurants with mixed results....More

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Reviewed 15 May 2016

well worth the money. Excellent foot. Gary was the best tour guide. i would this tour to my friends. safety of walking the downtown streets was a ren.conc

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Thank Allan C
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

As new residents to Sarasota, we received the culinary tour as a gift. What a lovely evening and a great experience! Loved walking and discussing some of the city's history. Gary did a wonderful job of explaining and entertaining. We had a lovely evening, enjoyed...More

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Thank kay401
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

Experienced the Sarasota Culinary Tour yesterday with my husband, Aunt and Uncle. A really enjoyable afternoon walking around downtown Sarasota and sampling the best from Nancy's BBQ, Owen's Fish Camp, Caragulio's and finishing with yummy desserts from Pastry Art. While walking, our guide imparted a...More

Thank Jodi E
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Gary the guide knew the area well and told some good stories. We visited 3 restaurants and a coffee/dessert place. We were given plenty of food during the tour and it was mostly good. Bring enough small bills because there is an expectation to tip...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Fun time with a stroll through town stopping at four eateries I would otherwise have never visited. Nancy's was excellent and made a special selection for a vegetarian in the group. Was not crazy about Owen's Fish Camp...all ambiance but food was not to my...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2016

We were pleasantly surprised with our tour. Nancy's BBQ was excellent! I loved the gardens and blooming orchids at Owen's Fish Camp. It was casual and fun with old Florida seafood. The Italian was amazing and the sweets and coffee drinks at Pastry Art were...More

1  Thank Christine A
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