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Flavor Teller Food Tour

Plazuela Machado, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
+52 669 142 6890
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Flavour teller- full of flavour and information

Best tour! There were seven of us, ages 14 to over 40. Everyone had a great time. WE had the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Toni D
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Woodburn, Oregon
Excellent tour with great local food

We are big foodies and we like to try the local food when we visit different places. We took the... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
mtrmn5552018
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San Diego, California
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Want to get a taste of Mazatlan, soak up history and pick up street food confidence? Ready to take your taste buds on a roll and find your inner flavor adventurer? Mexican cuisine is practically synonymous to street food. But with so many food stands and carts, it’s hard to know where to start. The Flavor Teller will take you to the best hidden gems in Mazatlan. Get off the beaten tourist track and experience authentic flavors on culinary backstreets. Spice up your day and learn about Mexican culture through food. Satisfy your curiosity and appetite. Feel welcome at family-run food stands who create culinary magic and break through cultural and language barriers. Take a break from being a tourist and eat like a local!
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Plazuela Machado, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best tour! There were seven of us, ages 14 to over 40. Everyone had a great time. WE had the best food and learned so much about Mazatlan. Highly, highly recommend!!

Thank Toni D
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Toni! What an amazing food adventure it was with your group. I always say: a family that eats together, stays together! Keep up your foodie spirit and great smiles. See you on your next visit to Mazatlan! Greetings from the Flavor Teller

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Reviewed July 8, 2018

We are big foodies and we like to try the local food when we visit different places. We took the Barrio Bites tour when we were on a stop on a cruise. It is an excellent tour to learn about the history of Mazatlan and...More

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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi foodie cruiser! Thank you for your elaborate review of the Barrio Bites tour. It's such a blessing to be able to travel with your family, making flavorful memories along the way. Wasn't it fun to get off the tourist track and sample authentic streetfood....More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

We took the mercado tour last Monday and it was worth it! Maaike has a wealth of knowledge about Mazatlan and was able to teach us some of the history of the region. We had delicious food at each of the places we went to...More

Thank dgadrienne
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Adrienne! Congratulations, you've become true Mazatlecos. The market is a treasure chest of flavors and I'm happy to hear that you felt encouraged to go back. Most mom-and-pop shops have been in business for several decades and their food is truly amazing. I hope...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This tour was everything we wanted and more. Great food and informative. It was well paced so you didn’t get too full and you get to experience so many flavors! You will not be disappointed!More

Thank Carrie B
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Carrie! What a wonderful morning it was to welcome your foodie family to the tour. You all had such a great energy and beautiful smiles. The tour includes 7 different food stops which showcase Mazatlan's culinary wealth, as well the rich cosmopolitan history. Keep...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2018

We had a great time expanding our foodie horizons. Maaike is an excellent guide; you would think she was born and raised in Mazatlán. We have been here at least a half dozen times, and we learned a ton about the city and Sinaloa on...More

Thank Michael S
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Michael! Thank you for your sweet words. Wasn't it great to experience Mazatlan's mercado in a different way. There are so many stories to tell and flavors to try, that three hours fly by quickly. Thank you for the early booking suggestion: the groups...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018

She is the most talented, kind and enthusiastic girl ..She loves what she does, and it is more easy to learnd about the mexican traditions.

Thank Mamá L
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Thanks for your thumbs-up rating of the Flavor Teller food tour! Looks like you caught the foodie fever in Mazatlan. Keep up your adventurous spirit and I hope to meet you again in the future!

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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been on food tours in Thailand, Singapore and Indonesia, which have all been unique and delicious, but Maaike’s Mercado & More Tour was the most fun and informative food tour yet. We took the tour on Day 2 of our week in Mazatlan, and...More

Thank Carl S
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Hi Carl! What an honour it is to be your favorite food tour world-wide. Good thinking to do the Mercado tour at the beginning of your stay in Mazatlan, so you'll immediately feel at home in this wonderful city. It was a pleasure to connect...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time!! The food was fantastic as was Maaike. The people we met were wonderful also. I would definitely go againMore

Thank lisacipperly
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Hi Lisa! Looks like you made flavorful memories in Mazatlan. You visit off-the-beaten-track food stops, meet fellow food enthusiasts and connect to the city in a totally different way. I hope to welcome you again on your next visit to Mazatlan! Greetings from the Flavor...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2018

If you are visiting Mazatlan and love food, this is a must do tour. Maaike knows the city and the local food extremely well. She took us to locations we would never have visited without having an expert to guide us. Maaike was able to...More

Thank Kyle K
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Hi Kyle! Thanks for rating Flavor Teller as your absolute favorite in Mazatlan. Wasn't it great to discover the variety of local dishes at unexpected locations. Most popular food stands open only a few hours per day and sell out, So if you want to...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Been coming to Mazatlán for over 30 years and this is the BEST tour we have been on. 7 small family owed food or drink stops that are the real flavor of Mazatlán. Extremely knowledgeable, Maaike tells the history of Mazatlán, the daily life of...More

Thank allenabbott90
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Flavor_Teller, Owner at Flavor Teller Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Hi Allen! Looks like you learned lots about your favorite destination in Mexico. Culture and food are closely linked and at the Barrio Bites you get a glimpse of daily life, street food and history. Mazatlan is one of the few beach cities that existed...More

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mtrmn555
May 18, 2018|
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Response from Flavor_Teller | Property representative |
Hi California foodie! Thanks for getting in touch with the Flavor Teller. I have seats available for the Barrio Bites tour on Tuesday July 3rd. For more information and bookings, could you please send an email to... More
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mtrmn555
May 18, 2018|
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Response from docko1 | Reviewed this property |
Maaike's business is growing (because it's so good). Early July won't be as busy as the winter, but I'd still book now.
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ahimber2018
March 23, 2018|
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Response from Flavor_Teller | Property representative |
Hi! Thanks for your question. To help you a little better, could you send me an email at flavorteller gmail? Then I can send you all the relevant information and see where I can fit you in.
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