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Curious Appetite Travel offers bespoke, half-day walking gourmet food & drink tours in Florence, hands-on cooking classes, escorted wine tours to Tuscany and more! Our tours have been listed and recommended in Lonely Planet's 9th edition travel...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Piazza della Repubblica, 50123, Florence, Italy
Duomo
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+39 055 227 6277
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the aperitivo tour on our first night in Florence and it was such a nice way to begin our trip. Our guide, Bianca, was warm and knowledgeable. We learned a lot about the food and drink culture and picked up some history of...More

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had amazing time on this tour met three other people traveling in town which was great to catch up with other travelers. Our leader was Bianka who is amazingly informative and fun. This was one of her favorite things on her trip. I would...More

Thank Katrina S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Valeria was amazing in her knowledge of food & wine and was very helpful..even calling a restaurant to secure a reservation for the next night. She was very personable and our dinner crawl was a memorable night. Each restaurant we visited was top notch, and...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great way to tour and meet a few other tourists that are interested in wine and food. Valeria knew a lot and it was a pleasure to have her explain more about the source and history of our food and drink. Thought the pasta place...More

Thank Marvis M
curiousappetite, Director at Curious Appetite Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Marvis, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your experience and feedback. We're sorry you felt this way about the pasta stop. As humans are behind the kitchen, mistakes and heavy hands with salt can happen at any restaurant, especially in Italy...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Great guide and very interesting and fun group who participated. Choice of restaurants was perfect and we will return to them if we are in Florence again.

Thank LondonKat77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really great food tour in Florence. The guide was friendly & knowledgeable. The tour stops were all truly Tuscan food gems. I highly recommend the tour.

Thank David S
curiousappetite, Guest Relations Manager at Curious Appetite Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ciao David! Grazie mille! It was so great to have you all as well! Sincerely, The Curious Appetite Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have done several food tours in the past and I am pretty picky. Val is perfect. From a more technical aspect, Val did a great job managing the tour. There really are a lot of details for the guide to manage while the tour...More

Thank Kevin G
curiousappetite, Guest Relations Manager at Curious Appetite Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Kevin! We appreciate you taking a moment to write about your positive experience with us and Valeria! It was truly so much fun to host you and we hope you come back soon! Sincerely, The Curious Appetite Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our dinner crawl with Valeria of Curious Appetite was the highlight of our visit to Florence. The combination of delicious food and camaraderie with other travelers made for a most wonderful evening. Valeria had extensive local knowledge along with wine and culinary expertise. We tasted...More

Thank Patty A
curiousappetite, Guest Relations Manager at Curious Appetite Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Patty, Grazie mille for writing about your positive experience with us and Valeria on our Tuscan Dinner Crawl. We love hearing such nice feedback! We'd welcome you again anytime, come back soon! Best wishes, The Curious Appetite Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the Progressive Tuscan Dinner Crawl and our group of five was led by guide Bianca. Bianca was enthusiastic and personable. The five stops for the dinner crawl began with a stop at Il Borro for charcuterie and two wines, then across the river...More

Thank JCN268
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of the Curious Appetite tours looks so amazing I couldn't possibly just choose one... or two. And in fact, if you count Bologna, I couldn't stop at 3!! In Florence we did the dinner crawl with Valeria. Four wonderful stops for amazing food, great...More

Thank Tamara U
curiousappetite, Guest Relations Manager at Curious Appetite Gourmet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao Tamara! We thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experiences with us in both Bologna & Florence! All our guides had the most wonderful time with you both! It was such a pleasure, so we hope to keep in...More

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AriellaB37
20 September 2018|
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Response from curiousappetite | Property representative |
Hi Ariella, Thank you for your message! Yes you will pass through the scenic areas of Val d'Orcia while on the Montalcino wine tour with us. We hope this is useful for you! Kind regards The Curious Appetite Team
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andreabalcom
17 May 2018|
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Response from curiousappetite | Property representative |
Ciao! Thank you for your message! You can find all our Food Tours by googling Curious Appetite Travel. Let us know if you have any questions, The Curious Appetite Team
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SilverBrookEstate09
22 June 2016|
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Response from curiousappetite | Property representative |
Dear Revathi- thank you so much for your query and interest in tasting with Curious Appetite! We'd be happy to answer your inquiry- just send a note over via our website and one of our gourmet specialists will get back to... More
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