Miami Culinary Tours is a female and minority owned local business that was the first company launching food tours in the state of Florida.
With a five-star rating that spans thousands of reviews on TripAdvisor, Google, Yelp, Expedia and Airbnb – Miami Culinary Tours is a leader in culinary and cultural experiences in Miami. We have earned a reputation for excellence by introducing visitors and locals to some of the most talented restaurants in town while covering the culture behind the food. Guides are intimately acquainted with the neighborhoods and premier fine dining as well as mom-and-pop ethnic eateries that reflect the cultural diversity of our city.
Grace Della – Founder
Recognized with “The Minority Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award Miami 2014″ – Grace Della founded Miami Culinary Tours more than a decade ago. Since then, Miami Culinary Tours won several awards including “Best Tour Operator 2019” at the Summit for Cultural & Heritage Tourism, the Travelers Choice Award naming the company’s Little Havana Food & Cultural Tour the number 10 cultural experience in the world. She is a frequent judge at some of Miami’s most prestigious culinary events. She was featured on the “Miami Street Food” episode by the Travel Channel and filmed for many national and international TV networks. A panelist at Arival and an avid foodie, Grace Della has introduced Miami’s diverse culinary offerings to thousands of guests eager to learn the culture behind the food.
Today she leads with 20 years of professional hospitality management experience and together with the rest of the team provides personal guest service and works directly with culinary leaders and vendors within the city to always offer the best culinary experience that Miami has to offer.
An elite team of epicurean guides from the local area including chefs and cookbook authors – and all from different culinary and hospitality backgrounds.
Every guide is very well versed with Miami’s famed neighborhoods inside and out. The colorful art, history, fascinating cultural details, and the cuisine of every tour is presented in a way that is fun and accessible for socializing. Our tours emphasize a social and interactive experience. No matter the size of your group, there is guaranteed to be more than a little chatting, laughing, and interpersonal bonding.
Awarded “Best Tour Operator” at the 2019 Summit for Cultural & Heritage Tourism
Our Little Havana Food & Cultural Tour Was Named The Top 10 Cultural Experience in The World By Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Based on Exceptional 2019 Local & Traveler Reviews.
What We Do
We offer daily public and private tours throughout the city’s most celebrated neighborhoods. From Cafe Cubano to Peruvian Ceviche, we bring you everything South Florida’s culinary communities have to offer as well as the culture and tradition behind those doing the cooking.
Experienced Event Management
Whether your ideal event involves 2 or 150 people, we have vast experience coordinating events of both intimately-sized tours and major corporate events. Our flawless online reviews from corporate groups and our strong partnership with the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau are a testament to the unrivaled event planning background we have with groups of all sizes. From your initial proposal to practical fulfillment on the day of the event, Miami Culinary Tours has the experience and community connections for planning a flawless experience in Miami.
Our Unique Flair:
Customizable Meal Courses
In addition to working one-on-one with our clients to ensure that every detail of the tour’s itinerary is relevant and interesting, we will ensure that your group’s cuisine options cater to the dietary preferences you specify.
From the planning phase to the actual walking, talking, and dining of your special event, we offer only the very best of Miami’s exclusive social and gourmet scenes. We intend your first event with Miami Culinary Tours to be so memorable that you visit with us again and again!
Miami at its Most Delicious
We are constantly working to discover new venues that offer truly incredible cuisine. Through the shared experience of our guides and local connoisseurs, we guarantee that every lunch and dinner trip will be jam-packed with amazing food.