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Taste Florence

| near Piazza dell'Unita, Florence, Italy
+39 389 850 8036
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Food tour of Florence

This is an absolute must do in Florence. This 4 hour walking food tour allowed us to sample... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paula H
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The highlight of our entire vacation

Karin was extremely friendly, helpful, knowledgable and made the tour the highlight of our trip... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Whitney S
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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 four hour Taste Florence Food Tour, and taste cheeses, balsamic vinegars, olive oils, antipasti, wine, gelato and several more local specialties. Featured in the Washington Post, The Dallas Morning News, The Toronto Star, The Boston Globe, The Newcastle Herald, on the CBC, on Voice of America, Deutsche Welle and more. Taste Florence with us and get the insider's edge on what to eat and where to find it.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| near Piazza dell'Unita, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an absolute must do in Florence. This 4 hour walking food tour allowed us to sample delicious foods , wine and balsamic vinegar. Toni was a fabulous guide! Knowledgeable, friendly and passionate. Do this early in your trip to Florence so you know...More

Thank Paula H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Karin was extremely friendly, helpful, knowledgable and made the tour the highlight of our trip (which included 3 countries and 8 cities). We not only discussed food and tuscan cuisine, but also had great conversations about social norms and how they differ from the United...More

Thank Whitney S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a morning in this beautiful city !! We are a family of four with two teenagers and we all really enjoyed this fab food tour with Karin. We started with a small family deli and a tasting of the best prosciutto meats. When booking...More

Thank Tommy O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alessandro was a super nice guy and we really enjoyed his tour through the city, tasting along the way. He knew ahead of time that I am slightly lactose intolerant, but I had no problems whatsoever and he gave me a heads up whenever something...More

Thank Danielle D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was a great way to see various parts of the city, while learning some history along the way, and have phenomenal eats I otherwise wouldn't get to taste. The food was amazing!! Definitely recommend doing this on Day 1 or 2 of your...More

Thank nyctravel4fun
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got more knowledge out of this tour than I could have imagined. Thank you Karin for being so kind and helpful! Definitely do the tour the first morning you are in Florence!

Thank Victoria H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful gastronomic tour of Florence. Best to take this tour the first day in the city so that you have time to revisit and taste these fabulous choices. Our guide (I believe) Alex was knowledgeable and his command of the English language was great.

Thank suresej2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great way to see, experience and learn about Firenze cuisine, and the origins/history of the different delicacies you taste. Our guide, Karin, was amazing, with her in-depth knowledge of Firenze cuisine truly inspiring! She was also super friendly, knew the people well at...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the tour 6 years ago, loved it so much it was a "must do" when we returned to Florence earlier this month. Possibly even better this time! Karen is incredible, her enthusiasm for not just the food but for Florence is infectious. Well...More

Thank mglynnro
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Karen was a delight. Every vendor we visited was amazing and not at all something that we would have found ourselves. We started at a cured meat and butcher shop where we sampled two types of prosciutto with melon. We not only...More

Thank Gabe B
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TheSouthMan1989
July 2, 2018|
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Response from Gillian L | 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.
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Mike C
May 3, 2018|
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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
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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
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