The Original Historic Ybor City Food Tour

Experience the delights of Ybor City with 3-4 food and drink tastings during this easy 3-hour walking tour.

Beyond the diverse eats and desserts that you will indulge in, you will be fascinated by the historical stories of this age old city that was established since 1855. So much rich culture and history that both your taste pallets and your mental senses will both be delighted and enlightened!

All food and drink tastings are included in your ticket price of US.


3 Hours

Centro Ybor located at 600 E. 7th Avenue, Center of Ybor, Tampa, FL 33605

Attire: Comfortable shoes & Clothing

What will I be doing on the tour??

Experience the delights of Ybor City with 3-4 food and drink tastings during this easy 3-hour walking tour.

We are the home of the World’s oldest restaurant in the US called The Columbian Restaurant. Before or after our tour we encourage you to visit.

We will visit at signature restaurants like The Columbian Restaurant that was established in 1905 and still in existence today! We will taste the authentic Cuban Sandwich, Taste Columbian Coffee, stop by Cigar Shops to learn why this city was called The Cigar Capital of the World, and taste wonderful desserts that complete this culture!

Between tastings you will get an insider’s view of this rich city as you stroll the busiest street in Ybor, 7th Avenue! Our enthusiastic, local guides share their knowledge and recommendations of architectural gems, witty stories, exciting night attractions, and any upcoming events in this exciting city!

This is the first, original tour of this kind. During our tour we will help you eat, explore, and experience Ybor City’s cuisine and cultural gem. During your guided tour, you will be introduced to Ybor City in such a way that the experience alone will leave you knowing why it was placed in the National Historic Registry! Once you leave your tour guide, you will be confident to explore this great city alone with enjoyment!


  • Time: 
    - On weekdays: 12:30pm
    - Sunday tour starts at: 13:30pm

  • What’s Included: All food tastings, enough for a hearty lunch; a guided tour; and exclusive tasting location coupons

  • Who: All fitness levels & All Ages

  • Duration: Approximately 3 hours

  • Distance Covered: Approximately 1.5 miles

  • Capacity: Up to 14 people per tour

  • Dietary Requirements: With notice, we can fulfill most requests

  • What to Bring: Sunscreen, hats, sunglasses, bottled water, rain gear (as needed), camera, and recommended gratuity for your tour guide.