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Great Tasting Tours

DeLand, FL, USA
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About Great Tasting Tours
Great Tasting Tours provides guided tasting tours that explore the historic town of DeLand and all that it has to offer to both residents and visitors seeking a unique way to discover downtown DeLand. Entertaining tour guides introduce participants to an eclectic mix of excellent restaurants, unusual shops, local attractions, and end the tour at a local wine bar or microbrewery. Tours begin at $55 per person for Thursday & Saturday, Sip & Shop Tours. Wednesday, Sweet & Savory Tours are $65 per person, and Friday, Brews & Browse Tours are $55 per person. Go directly to our Bookings page, https://greattastingtours.com/events/ to select the tour of your choice. Be aware we are unable to give refunds. If for some reason, extenuating circumstances arise and you are unable to make your scheduled tour, a rain check date MAY be able to be arranged. Please email your tour guides and leave a message letting us know your contact information and what date you are interested in rescheduling.
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Elizabeth S wrote a review Dec 2019
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My husband and I took I first tour with Great Tasting Tours in Deland. We did the Brews and Browse. Larry was so pleasant, informative, and had established great relationships with merchants which in turn gave us very good insight regarding where to eat and drink. The history
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from scrivenerlf, Tour Guide at Great Tasting Tours
Responded Jan 1, 2020
Thank you for your review of your Great Tasting Tours experience. We’re glad you enjoyed our tour. We love to share what our town has to offer and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Thank you for choosing Great Tasting Tours!
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DCNoah wrote a review Nov 2019
16 contributions12 helpful votes
This was our first tour conducted by a couple, Robin & Larry, & it was like going out with friends. They offered a relaxed pace, good conversation dotted with history & tips, & plenty (& I mean plenty) of really good food, not to mention the wine & beer. The selection of
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from scrivenerlf, Tour Guide at Great Tasting Tours
Responded Nov 29, 2019
It was a pleasure spending Thanksgiving Eve with you all and sharing a little of what historic downtown DeLand has to offer. Thank you for taking our tour and for letting everyone know about your experience. We enjoyed being your hosts and hope you truly enjoy the rest of your stay here. Feel free to contact us again for any information. We'll be looking forward to having you again on one of our Great Tasting Tours!
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FloridaExplore wrote a review Jun 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
This was a great introduction to DeLand and definitely an amazing downtown area rich in history and full of so many outstanding restaurants. I'm certainly coming back to explore more and enjoy the history and nature. Larry French was extremely well informed of the history and
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from scrivenerlf, Tour Guide at Great Tasting Tours
Responded Jun 9, 2019
We're glad you liked our tour. Thank you for sharing and we look forward to seeing you again.
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Pam H wrote a review Apr 2019
Williamsburg, Virginia32 contributions13 helpful votes
We did the food tour last week with Larry French. Had some really great food, beverages and lots of neat history. The restaurant/hotel staff were amazingly generous and informative as well. Enjoyed DeLand's historical district and all the cool places Larry showed us so much
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from scrivenerlf, Tour Guide at Great Tasting Tours
Responded Apr 29, 2019
We were glad to share the winner of the Best Mainstreet in America Award with you. Thank you for your review and for choosing Great Tasting Tours. We hope to see you again.
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Dennis D wrote a review Mar 2019
Longwood, Florida2 contributions
Larry and Robin were fabulous hosts and I enjoyed hearing so much of the history of Deland. The venues were all a short walk from each other and had quite a varied sample of shops. The wine samples, especially the Sangria were delicious.
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from RobinF1968, Owner at Great Tasting Tours
Responded Mar 27, 2019
Thank you for taking the time to let us share with you some of what America’s Best Mainstreet has to offer. Also check out Taste of Our Town in Mt Dora. Our friends Paula & John Tucker do a similar tour there. We appreciate your comments and hope you join us again.
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