FAQs

 

Spending a few hours in Fort Lauderdale and don’t know what to do with your luggage?

There is a trusted company that will keep your bags and deliver them either at the airport or port for $7-$10 a day. Visit www.bagstogo.net or call them directly at 954-359-5505

Do you serve enough food to call it a lunch?

Absolutely!

Where does the tour meet?

We meet at 613 East Las Olas Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

What is your refund/cancellation policy?

Once tickets are purchased there are no refunds. If you are not able to attend, we will make every effort to accommodate you on another day.

Do you cater for Vegetarians?

We fully cater for vegetarians and/or non-beef, non-chicken, non-pork or non-seafood diets (we serve calamari). We are not able to accommodate any food allergies including gluten free and vegan diets.

Do you conduct the tour if it rains?

We tour rain or shine. In the rare event that we are forced to cancel the tour due to severe weather, we will refund the tickets.

How many restaurants we will visit?

We visit 5 restaurants/specialty gourmet shops.

Where does the tour end?

We end the tour 3 blocks from the meeting point.

Are Children welcome?

Yes. We have children coming to our tours all the time!

Are restaurants wheelchair friendly?

Yes.

Is gratuity for the guide included on the ticket price?

No. In the tourism industry, it is customary to tip a standard gratuity of 18% of the ticket price. Therefore, if you enjoyed the tour, please be sure to take care of your tour guide.

Do you offer discounts for private tours?

Yes, depending on the number of people.

What restaurants do you typically visit and what food samples should we expect?

For an updated list of the restaurants we visit, please see Taste Of Las Olas Food Tour

What else could I encounter at the Fort Lauderdale Food Tour?

You will be able to mingle with people from all over the world who visit South Florida and locals who live in the area.

Is this tour only about food?

No! Our guests will also learn about what makes the City of Fort Lauderdale so special; we cover the history of Las Olas Boulevard, the history of The Riverside Hotel (the only Hotel on Las Olas); Visit the grounds of the Stranahan House and learn a bit about Frank & Ivy Stranahan, the Founders of Fort Lauderdale, also known as the ‘Father & Mother of Ft. Lauderdale. You will visit the New River and hear stories about some of the events that occurred there… and much more!

Can I buy a gift certificate?

Yes, to purchase a gift certificate, please email us at info@ftlauderdalefoodtours.com