Little Havana Food & Cultural Tour

2.5 Hours · 0.5 miles walk
Immerse yourself in the heart of Miami’s celebrated Cuban community and savor delicious cuisine from family-owned favorites on the #1 food tour experience in Miami.
$65 Adult / $59 Child
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Ranked as one of the Top 10 experiences in the world!

Taste the best Cuban cuisine on the authentic Little Havana food tour.

Savor famous Cuban delicacies and learn the cultural history of the Cuban exile community on our globally recognized tour of Little Havana. Sip real Cuban coffee at a walk-up ventanita, see world-renowned cigars rolled by an expert torcedor, and feast on the best homemade Cuban sandwich anywhere.
$65 Adult / $59  Child
2.5  hours
0.5  miles of walking
Small group of 14 guests
Multiple tours available daily
Meeting Point | Tower Theater at 1508 SW 8th St; Miami, FL 33135
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¡Mojitos, Cubanos and so much more!

Our Tasting Menu Serves a Full Meal:

  • Taste the best Cubano, you won't find a better one!
  • Enjoy a real Mojito cocktail.
  • Take a bite out of a juicy and delicious picadillo empanada.
  • Sip authentic Cuban coffee at a walk-up ventanita.
  • Sample a delectable Cuban pastry like a pastelito de guayaba.
  • Enjoy a fresh-pressed guarapo juice at a generations-old frutería.
  • Treat your taste buds to a crispy, fluffy churro.
  • Between food tastings, we make several stops to learn about the rich art, history, and culture of Miami’s famed Cuban comunidad - and visit a cigar factory to watch an expert tocedor roll the highest quality cigars.

Over 11,000 5-Star REviews

"This tour is a WONDERFUL way to learn about Cuban culture in Miami while also sampling DELICIOUS Cuban food. Our guide was a great storyteller and educator. If you only do one guided tour in Miami, this is the one you should choose!"

Christen Tibbe

"Our guide taught us the history of Calle Ocho personalized with her family’s experiences, and she brought us to places I would have never gone to on my own. The food was delicious, the drinks were so tasty, and the locals we met along the way were wonderful."

Stephanie Mairorana

"I’ve been on over 20 food tours around the U.S. and this was the best I’ve been on. Our guide shared her love for her culture, the food, and the people in Little Havana. The food is plentiful and delicious! Next time I'm in Miami, I would bring friends."


Frequently Asked Questions

The Little Havana food tour visits multiple top-rated restaurants and eateries from our partners list below. The stops may change as a result of repeat customers but all tastings served are enough for a full meal and are included in the ticket price.

El Pub Restaurant

Whether you're a fan of traditional Cuban cuisine or simply looking to explore new flavors, El Pub's empanadas are sure to please your palate. Their commitment to quality ingredients and authentic recipes ensures that each empanada delivers an explosion of flavor that will transport you straight to the streets of Havana.

Salao Restaurant

Salao restaurant, located in the vibrant neighborhood of Little Havana, offers a delightful culinary experience with its authentic and delectable cuisine. Nestled in the heart of Miami, Salao is a hidden gem that showcases the rich flavors and traditions of Cuban gastronomy.

PC Bakery

In the 1980s, a young couple named Olga and Juan Montano discovered their true passion and embarked on a mission to create authentic Latin treats that would transport people back to their roots. Their commitment to quality ingredients and time-honored techniques quickly gained recognition within the local community.

Cubata Restaurant

The restaurant's cozy and welcoming atmosphere adds to the overall charm, making it a perfect spot for an unforgettable dining experience of authentic Cuban cuisine. Prepare your taste buds for a culinary journey that will transport you straight to the heart of Havana.

La Ventanita

La Ventanita, a gathering place for Café Cubano, holds a special place in the hearts of Cuban and Cuban-Americans. This iconic Cuban-style coffee, also known as colada, has become a beloved tradition passed down through the generations. La Ventanita serves as the perfect spot to indulge in this rich and flavorful beverage while soaking up the vibrant atmosphere.

Ball and Chain

As you step into the world-famous Ball & Chain, you are transported back in time to an era filled with vibrant music, lively dancing, and the spirit of old Havana. While savoring the delectable Cuban tapas, you can truly appreciate the stories that this establishment has witnessed over the years.

Los Pinarenos Fruteria

This neighborhood fruit stand is a vibrant hub for fresh produce and tropical-inspired handmade smoothies and fresh-squeezed juices. Not only does Los Pinarenos offer an opportunity to support local farmers and businesses, but it also allows you to experience authentic Cuban flavors without having to travel far.

La Churreria

The crispy exterior, generously dusted with cinnamon-sugar, gives way to a soft and doughy interior that is simply heavenly. Popular in Cuba, these cinnamon-sugar coated deep-fried pastries have become a beloved treat for Little Havana locals and beyond.


Meeting Point: Tower Theater at 1508 SW 8th St; Miami, FL 33135

Parking: Behind Maximo Gomez Domino Park on SW 8th Street and 15th Ave. If the parking lot is full, additional metered parking can be found along SW 8th Street and at the nearby residential streets.

Our Public Tours Can Accommodate:

  • Vegetarians
  • No beef
  • No pork
  • No chicken 
  • No fish
  • Lactose intolerant: Disclosure: Since Miami Culinary Tours does not control the food preparation at the restaurants, we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination won't occur.
  • Gluten-free: We do our best to accommodate gluten-free diets but please note that some of the stops do not always have substitutions. Disclosure: Since Miami Culinary Tours does not control the food preparation at the restaurants, we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination won't occur. 

Our Public Tours Can't Accommodate:

  • Food allergies: Let your guide know if you have any allergies so she/he can warn you about which foods to avoid. Our tours are not suitable for people with severe or life-threatening food allergies. Disclosure: Since Miami Culinary Tours does not control the food preparation at the restaurants, we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination won't occur. 
  • Vegan diets.

Our tours are conducted on foot, so we don't have a place to store luggage, and restaurants don't want to be responsible, below is a location half way down the block from the meeting point:

*Make sure you call them in advance:

Cuba Tobacco Cigar Co.
1528 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135
Phone: (305) 649-2717

You can also check out Luggage Hero at

You can cancel and get a full refund up to 24 hours prior to the tour. We do not accept cancellations by phone, they must be in writing for our mutual records. No refunds are granted for cancellations within 24 hours from tour start time as your space is guaranteed at the tour.

The Little Havana walking tour is approximately half a mile with plenty of stops to rest. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing. 

We tour rain or shine. Please have your group bring umbrellas or ponchos if it is announced to rain. Tour guides carry a few emergency ponchos. 

In the rare event that we must cancel the tour due to a tropical storm or severe weather conditions, you will receive a full refund.

The original Little Havana food tour!

Over the years, our Little Havana food tour has received some amazing recognition, being named the #1 food tour in Miami, and winning a spot on TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Experiences in the World four years in a row. 


While the accolades are incredibly gratifying, the most rewarding part for me is the lasting partnerships and lifelong friends I’ve made among the wonderful people who run the local businesses and restaurants we feature on the tour. 


I can’t wait to introduce you to them, and to this singular community who make up the beating heart of this city I love so much.

Founder, Miami Culinary Tours

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