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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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341 Alexander St, Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce, Mount Dora, FL 32757
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+1 352-729-6291
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Reviewed 5 December 2013

We have been coming to and enjoying Mount Dora for 4 years, so we are very comfortable and know it well. I was recently asked to take the Taste of Our Town tour in order to write about it for a local blog. In such...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2013

We enjoy our little piece of Florida Heaven and are ecstatic about sharing Mount Dora's food, culture, and history with all our guests. Taste of Our Town Tours is the perfect way to "taste" of the community we are blessed to call home.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of food, history, walking, laughs, libation! Art, culture and more! You will not go away hungry or uninformed! I have been on the tour in the Summer ( July and August) also in Jan, and also in the Fall and Spring, it is great...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks to our top tour goer who keeps coming back for more and more yummy food and fun. Always a pleasure Loraine and so glad you continue to enjoy a Taste of Our Town. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Local, nearly natives, Paula and John do a wonderful job on this tour! We walked around town, stopped for great food and drinks at a variety of local restaurants and went to a few well chosen shops. John and Paula shared a lot of local...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Molly. We are so glad you enjoyed sharing the town with us as we “tasted” our way through. Y’all are a special group! Please come back anytime.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paula and John are very knowledgeable of the local area. We stopped at at least 7 different local eateries and shops. All the food we had was excellent. We stopped at the Mexican, the Cuban, the loft, olive oil and the magic meat market. We...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad y’all joined us and enjoyed a Taste of Our Town. Our local partners always do such an amazing job of showcasing their yummy food and specialty items. Please come back and join us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Paula & John were very Hospitable, Friendly & very well versed with the history of Mt Dora! The Wines & the Restaurants they choose we’re all Superb!!! I highly recommend this tour! Rating: 5🔷🔷🔷🔷🔷 @ 💯➕%‼️ Betty

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

Thanks so much Betty. Your kind words and accolades mean the world to us. We are passionate about Mount Dora and about what we do and so glad it shows.

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We had never been to Mount Dora before and thought the food tour would be a great way to sample it. What a great time we had! Paula and John were wonderful hosts, they knew almost everyone in town, and share several great restaurant spots...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

We are so glad you joined us for a Taste of Our Town. Thanks for the warning...we never want a guest to leave saying they didn’t get enough to eat. Please come back and enjoy Mount Dora again in the near future.

Reviewed 20 July 2018

Paula was a wonderful host - was like visiting each restaurant with the mayor of the city; she knew everyone! Really enjoyed meeting the chef/owners of the local eateries, who were so generous with their time (& portions!). Paula's passion for Mount Dora was evident...More

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

We are so glad you enjoyed our time together. Y’all were the perfect guests and we would love for you to join us again any time. We hope the rest of your travels were safe and fun. Kind regards...

Reviewed 2 June 2018

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 June 2018

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

Reviewed 19 May 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

1  Thank Milibel
Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

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.

Reviewed 28 April 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 20 May 2018

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

Reviewed 20 April 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!

1  Thank tnhurlbert
Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 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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art4u2c
1 May 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
6 February 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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Absolutely. Unfortunately we had some technical difficulty for two days. The website is up and running.
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