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Downtown Sarasota Culinary Tour

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Sample the Flavors of Downtown Sarasota

This taste of Downtown Sarasota tour delights you in many ways: The history, the architecture, the restaurant visits, and our amazing food tour guides. You visit four restaurants, each unique in its own way, as you sample some scrumptious culinary delights.

Our food tours include a diverse range of cuisine and focus on helping you discover out-of-the-way restaurants with exceptional food. We never rush you as we tour Sarasota, and we want you to relax at each restaurant stop and enjoy your food and the conversation.

At the end of this three-hour culinary tour, you’re filled with great food and fun, historical tidbits about Sarasota’s downtown.

  • The tour includes stories of historic sites along our route.
  • Tours fill up quickly, so book early!
  • Tour times: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Summer schedule until late September: Thursday & Friday by prior reservation only.

When: Tuesday through Friday
Attire: Comfortable walking shoes as we cover a mile in distance
Includes: All food (enough for a meal!) and restaurant gratuities are included in the ticket price. If you enjoyed your tour, tips are accepted and are greatly appreciated by our tour guides
Weather: We tour rain or shine
Where to meet: The Chef Statue in front of Mattison’s Grill & Restaurant at the corner of Main & Lemon streets
Parking: Parking is available in the State Street parking garage on State Street. Please be aware that the City of Sarasota is now charging for parking after three hours. The fourth hour is $3 and it is $1 per hour after that.

Please note: All Sarasota food tours require a minimum of four people. This does not mean one party must book four individuals, but that our total headcount achieves the minimum. We will notify you if we have not reached this capacity and will always strive to accommodate our valued guests!