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Taste of Our Town Mount Dora

341 Alexander St, Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce, Mount Dora, FL 32757
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Incredible afternoon!

Paula & John were incredibly well informed and entertaining! We visited sites and each was amazing... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tnhurlbert
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Eustis, Florida
Exceeded Expectations!

My sister and I had a wonderful afternoon tasting the different foods and beverages. Everything was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dblw1001
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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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 savor a "taste" of Mount Dora's rich culture and lakeside beauty. We are confident you will have a fun filled time and a satisfied tummy.
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“food and wine” (6 reviews)
“walking tour” (6 reviews)
“fun afternoon” (6 reviews)
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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Reviewed 3 days ago

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!

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

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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Reviewed 3 days ago

My sister and I had a wonderful afternoon tasting the different foods and beverages. Everything was sooooo delicious! We loved hearing about town of Mount Dora. THANK YOU to our tour guides, Paula and John! I would highly recommend this tour for a great time....More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so glad you joined us for your sisters getaway. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with y’all. Please come see us again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the tour as part of our "girls weekend" trip to Mt. Dora. I called Paula in advance to ask if there was any possibility to accommodate my multiple list of allergies including: peanuts, tree nuts, and dairy. She assured me that it would...More

Thank mahall66
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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We definitely understand what a challenge food allergies can be and are so glad you were happy with the various shafts selections. Your group was delightful and we hope you come back to visit us in the near future.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must do event when you visit Mount Dora! Paula and John are great hosts. The tour is full of interesting facts and history of the town along with food and drinks. They clearly have a love for the town and great relationships...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 you joined us and especially glad you had a wonderful experience. We truly enjoy sharing our beautiful town and when we hear kind words such as yours it does our hearts good.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of doing a tour with John and Paula this past Saturday, March 17 as a celebration with friends and family for my Birthday. It was so much fun and we learned a lot about Mount Dora. Every stop on the tour...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We feel honored that your group came and celebrated your big birthday with us. What a delightful brunch you all are. We are so glad you enjoyed your time tasting of our beautiful town of Mount Dora. Please come back to see you soon.

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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

John and Paula host the tour and they are a fun couple. We loved the tour and all the restaurants we visited. Don’t eat lunch before you go or you won’t be able to eat all the food! We are looking forward to returning to...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Thank you for joining us and thank you for giving everybody a heads up about coming hungry. We are excited that you will be joining us again in the near future. Please know your kind words are greatly appreciated.

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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

We went on the tour this past weekend and had an amazing time. The food was delicious at every stop, the hosts John and Paula did a wonderful job keeping us entertained the whole time and giving us a wonderful insight into the history of...More

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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

We are so glad you joined us. What an amazing group… So much fun celebrating anniversaries and birthdays. Words cannot express how full our hearts are when we read reviews such as yours. We hope to see you again In the very near future.

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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We expected small tastings on this tour but the first stop had a full meal. The wine, food, and fun continued until I knew I didn’t need dinner either! Lots of fun and learned a lot about the town. Paula and John are personable and...More

Thank Lynne M
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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2018

Thanks Lynn. We truly enjoyed our time with y’all and glad you left with full tummies. Come back anytime for another “taste”!

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

This tour was worth every penny! John and Paula are an adorable couple who mix just the right amount of food/wine and story. We have done other wine/food tours in other cities and this one toped them all. Do it!!! You will fall in love...More

Thank Toni B
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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

Thanks Toni. We thoroughly enjoyed sharing our amazing town of Mount Dora with you and Roman. We know you see the same beauty we see. We look forward to sharing future fun moments with you.

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Reviewed December 16, 2017

We do a lot of tours and this is one of the ones we would recommend. Paula was full of life and John did a great job telling stories. They were the perfect balance for the tour. You'll leave there full and walk away with...More

Thank American G
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Paula NeJame T, Manager at Taste of Our Town Mount Dora, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2017

This duo truly appreciates you. Thanks for the kind words and we truly enjoyed our time with y’all. Please come back to see us and enjoy more of Mount Dora.

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art4u2c
May 2, 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
February 7, 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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Response from Paula NeJame T | Property representative |
Absolutely. Unfortunately we had some technical difficulty for two days. The website is up and running.
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