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Taste Florence

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Voted Best Food Tour by The Culinary Travel Guide, this is a delicious way to begin your stay in Florence. We are Sommeliers, Culinary Professors, and Licensed Guides- but no worries, you'll have fun while tasting your way through Florence. Join our...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| near Piazza dell'Unita, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
+39 389 850 8036
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was one of our highlights when in Florence. Alessandro was our guide and he was fabulous. We visited many different places and all of them were fantastic. I especially loved the open market. We started off in a butcher shop, proceeded to bakeries,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rmmheneghan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide had a degree in gastronomy and was very knowledgable about the history of food in Italy and the differences in the different regions. That adds immensely to the quality of the tour. I've taken a number of food tours in Europe and there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank margaret w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was better than we could have ever imagined or hoped for! Our guide Tony was the best. He spoke to us like a long lost relative or friend and showed us the local side of food in Florence. We learned how to tell...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Okapi931
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our food tour guide was Karen, she was so fun and approachable. As others have said, the guides offer lots of advice and restaurant recommendations as well as how to spot the "tourist traps" when looking for somewhere to eat. I think this would be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MichelleCJordan89
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We came as a group of women to taste and enjoy the wonders of Florence. Alexandra was our guide and he was phenomenal. He was genuine in his delivery of information and concern for we the visitors but also with every vendor where we stopped....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mongould
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Our guide was so knowledgeable, she was a local to Florence but having studied history of food at degree level and living in Barcelona. We started off in a Butchers with melt in the mouth cold meats, moving on to bakeries and warm pastries, the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrea D
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful tour, tasting and learning about Florentine and Italian food. Our guide Karin was extremely knowledgeable ( she is a teacher in the culinary arts) and took us to local well-established shops, stalls and cafes. We could not recommend this tour more...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Enjoyed the tour. Karin was very knowledgeable on foods and food culture. it was good to visit a variety of places to get a broad understanding of dishes and foods.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard T
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We did this tour on October 9th 2018. It was my husband and I’s honeymoon, and it was our first visit to Florence. We’re both so glad we did this tour! Our tour guide, Karin, was amazing and so knowledgeable not only about food in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

We started our first day in Florence doing this tour and it was wonderful! Every stop brought history, wonderful people and delicious food of course. Martina was our guide and she was just fabulous! It's a small group on the walking tour and that was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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July 2, 2018|
Response from gillianl228 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry .. only just seen your message .. You need to contact the company .. Taste of Florence.. we were just travellers who did the tour & left a review afterwards. Hope you managed to get tickets sorted.
Mike C
May 3, 2018|
Response from westFOODIE32 | Reviewed this property |
tasteflorence is the website go to the buy tickets tab at the top of the website, a calendar opens and you can purchase tickets
Shanda L
April 10, 2018|
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Response from ToniTravelerFirenze | Property representative |
Shanda, I'd like to apologize as I missed your message asking where to book- I'd like to thank the other travelers from Canada who replied and helped you with the information. If you have any questions don't hesitate to... More