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Ybor City Food Tours

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“stone soup”(2 reviews)
Experience a taste to satisfy all your senses. We offer exciting varieties of food walking tours. Each tour is a 3-hour walking tour where you will learn the history of a National Historic town, eat at the oldest restaurant in the United States and...more
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Hours Today: 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
600 E. 7th Avenue, Center of Ybor, Tampa, FL 33605
+1 813-408-1078
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our guide was very knowledgeable about the history of Ebor. The information was very interesting. It was very hot today. Loved all the food. My only suggestion is to arrange the visits at the food shops so they are evenly spread out. Otherwise Love it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took the time to set up a food tour, as we had done one in a previous vacation city. We were in Ybor City for a day, as we were going on a cruise. This food tour had very high reviews...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide, Cindy, is very knowledgeable and even has family history in Ybor City. We were surprised and fascinated by the history of Ybor that we only thought of as a party place. The food was good but was almost a sideline to what we...More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our late start (caused by the company's scheduling snafu) was quickly forgotten once our guide Cindy began sharing Ybor City's history. The ample food samples along the way ranged from the ''just okay" pizza to the "outstanding" beans and rice and Cuban sandwiches, but the...More

1  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The first two food stops were a little underwhelming. The first stop was chicken wings, I cant remember what nationality they were to represent. The second stop was New York still cheese pizza for Italy. The pizza was closer to cardboard than to pizza. NOTE:...More

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Nadina T, Director of Sales at Ybor City Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking time to review our historical food walking tour. We were honored to have you. In brief response, we are glad you enjoyed all stops after your first two food stops. Our tour is unique in so much that we carefully...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

The Ybor City Food Tour was excellent. The History was very interesting and the food samples was just enough and very tasty. The tour guide "Cindi" was excellent. Even in the rain we started on time and had a great tour.

Thank Sophia B
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We enjoyed our tour with Laura. She was professional, friendly, & full of knowledge. The food at each restaurant was delicious. The staff were warm & welcoming at each stop. I enjoyed hearing more about Ybor’s history while experiencing different foods.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Ybor walking food tour was really great! I have lived in Tampa for 35 years and I learned so much that I didn't know before the tour. Our tour guide, Laura, was so cute and sweet and had so much interesting information about the...More

Thank kbluesinger
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide was Laura Z... AMAZING guide answered my questions and educated me about the Cuban culture... I so recommend Laura Z to host your tour because you will walk away with more than you thought .... Book it!

Thank Jennifer Z
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Cindy did an excellent job and was very informative . While the food selections were good our expectations were for more ethnic style foods. If you are going for the food this tour weight more heavily on history and the history is...More

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12 December 2016|
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Response from yborcityft | Property representative |
We are most honored that you are contemplating visiting our Food Walking Tour. Please give us a call during normal business hours at 813-408-1078. We will be more than happy to personally answer any questions and/or... More
19 May 2016|
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Response from Nadina T | Property representative |
Sounds great, this is a 3-hour walking tour where he will learn of the 4 cultures that historically made Ybor City. He will eat at 5-7 Restaurants on this journey. The cost is $59 per person. Feel free to call us at... More
Deborah M
28 September 2015|
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Response from jaugusti1950 | Reviewed this property |
Deborah, It's not just about the food; it's also about the fascinating history of Ybor City and how it evolved from 40 acres of swampland. The wings were at the Tampa Brewing Company, a craft brewer in Ybor, and were among... More