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Taste of Our Town Mount Dora

341 Alexander St, Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce, Mount Dora, FL 32757
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No Better way to experience Mount Dora

My wife and I had the pleasure of doing a tour with John and Paula “Taste of Our Town Mount Dora... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
amerasmar
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Mount Dora, Florida
Amazing!

My husband and I visited Mount Dora for our anniversary and did this tour We absolutely lives it... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
Milibel
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Orlando, Florida
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A Guided Tasting Tour of Local Foods and Wines...Join us as we explore our historic town of Mount Dora. We will drop into 8 or 9 charming restaurants, quaint food shops, and local wine bistros. As we stroll through tree-lined streets, we will also savor a "taste" of Mount Dora's rich culture and lakeside beauty. We are confident you will have a fun filled time and a satisfied tummy.
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341 Alexander St, Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce, Mount Dora, FL 32757
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had the pleasure of doing a tour with John and Paula “Taste of Our Town Mount Dora” Today Saturday, June 2. We have been living in Mount Dora but never had experienced the city quite like we did today (full of...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are honored and blessed to have wonderful folks like you and your beautiful wife join us for a Taste of Our Town. We are so glad you were able to experience our wondeful town of Mount Dora in a new way. We hope to...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Mount Dora for our anniversary and did this tour We absolutely lives it! John and Paula were great! We loved all the places they took us to. The food and the people we met were amazing This is definitely a...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for joining us to celebrate your anniversary. Y’all are precious and we truly enjoyed our time together. We are glad you enjoyed our beautiful town and hope you visit again in the near future.

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We weren’t sure what to expect when we purchased our tickets but we could not have been any more pleased. John and Paula are so personable and friendly it felt like we were strolling through town with old friends stopping in at a few of...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so very glad you enjoyed a Taste of Our Town! The best complaint we could receive is that you left too full. Please come back for another visit soon. Kind regards...Paula and John

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

Paula & John were incredibly well informed and entertaining! We visited sites and each was amazing and prepared in advance for our visit, thanks to Paul's advanced planning. I would DEFINITELY recommend this tour!

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

Thanks for your kind words. We love sharing our town and so glad you joined us for a “taste”. Hope we see you again in the near future!

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

My sister and I had a wonderful afternoon tasting the different foods and beverages. Everything was sooooo delicious! We loved hearing about town of Mount Dora. THANK YOU to our tour guides, Paula and John! I would highly recommend this tour for a great time....More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

We are so glad you joined us for your sisters getaway. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with y’all. Please come see us again.

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

We booked the tour as part of our "girls weekend" trip to Mt. Dora. I called Paula in advance to ask if there was any possibility to accommodate my multiple list of allergies including: peanuts, tree nuts, and dairy. She assured me that it would...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

We definitely understand what a challenge food allergies can be and are so glad you were happy with the various shafts selections. Your group was delightful and we hope you come back to visit us in the near future.

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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a must do event when you visit Mount Dora! Paula and John are great hosts. The tour is full of interesting facts and history of the town along with food and drinks. They clearly have a love for the town and great relationships...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

We are so glad you joined us and especially glad you had a wonderful experience. We truly enjoy sharing our beautiful town and when we hear kind words such as yours it does our hearts good.

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

We had the pleasure of doing a tour with John and Paula this past Saturday, March 17 as a celebration with friends and family for my Birthday. It was so much fun and we learned a lot about Mount Dora. Every stop on the tour...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

We feel honored that your group came and celebrated your big birthday with us. What a delightful brunch you all are. We are so glad you enjoyed your time tasting of our beautiful town of Mount Dora. Please come back to see you soon.

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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

John and Paula host the tour and they are a fun couple. We loved the tour and all the restaurants we visited. Don’t eat lunch before you go or you won’t be able to eat all the food! We are looking forward to returning to...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Thank you for joining us and thank you for giving everybody a heads up about coming hungry. We are excited that you will be joining us again in the near future. Please know your kind words are greatly appreciated.

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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We went on the tour this past weekend and had an amazing time. The food was delicious at every stop, the hosts John and Paula did a wonderful job keeping us entertained the whole time and giving us a wonderful insight into the history of...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

We are so glad you joined us. What an amazing group… So much fun celebrating anniversaries and birthdays. Words cannot express how full our hearts are when we read reviews such as yours. We hope to see you again In the very near future.

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art4u2c
May 1, 2017|
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Response from Paula NeJame T | Property representative |
Please visit our website to book our tour. Although I am unable to post our website in this response, TripAdvisor has our link available. Kind regards and we look forward to you joining us. Also, please let us know if you... More
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elaine s
February 6, 2017|
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Response from Paula NeJame T | Property representative |
We usually walk only a couple of blocks at a time and then stop to eat and drink. We usually hit about 8 stops per tour. We meet at the chamber of commerce and parking can be a challenge. The whole downtown area is within a... More
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Response from Paula NeJame T | Property representative |
Absolutely. Unfortunately we had some technical difficulty for two days. The website is up and running.
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