Get ready! Key Culinary Tours is ready to unveil the very first outing in historic St. Armands Circle. Bring your walking shoes and your appetite. Key Culinary Tours will launch the tour program in January. This unique excursion will highlight four to six premier restaurants around the Circle that was designed and developed by circus magnate John Ringling in the 1920s.
We’ve found the best local and qualified tour guides to explain the relevance of St. Armands… from its history to the fine cuisine that has been delighting locals and tourists for decades.
One of our tour guides, Robert, has guided tourists through heavenly culinary walking tours in Italy. He brings the same passion and excitement to St. Armands, which speaks to the area’s European influences.
This locally designed and owned tour company offers a lunch tour that runs from 11am-2pm (Wednesday-Saturday) and a "Happy Place" happy hour tour that runs from 4-6:30pm (Wednesday-Friday) on St. Armands Circle. As well, an exclusive Art Gallery Tour in Downtown Sarasota is offered on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 2pm.
Guests will enjoy — and we do mean ENJOY — stops at some of the best restaurants in St. Armands Circle every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Just imagine learning about how St. Armands came to be! It has a really interesting, unique history that you can read about here. Then take a break to enjoy some delicious, mouth-watering fish tacos or an authentic, savory Cuban sandwich. You continue walking, learning, taking in the beautiful sights and sounds of St. Armands and then you nosh some more. It is leisurely, interesting, and delectable.
Key Culinary Tours starts in January. Each tour is limited to 10 people, but private parties can be arranged for larger groups. You can Click Here to purchase tickets.
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