Our guided walking and tasting tour takes you on a 3-hour culinary adventure through South Beach combining delicious food and drink tastings with historical, architectural and cultural insights. Finish our tours feeling like a local – with an insider view into the local life, a satisfied stomach, and confidence to continue exploring the neighborhood.
Discover Miami Beach’s unique Art Deco district—from Lincoln Road to Espanola Way & Ocean Drive—through the locals’ favorite mouth-watering restaurants and cafés. Our recommendation is to book your tour for the beginning of your trip so you’ll be in the know for the remainder of your holiday.
All food tastings, enough for lunch are included in the ticket price of $53.00.
What to expect on the SoBe Tour des Forks
A Taste of South Beach
Your enthusiastic guide will take you through five different restaurants and cafes in South Beach (often referred to as SoBe)—Miami Beach’s most popular neighborhood. On our tour, you’ll by-pass the tourist traps and go straight to the eateries that the locals’ frequent to discover the mouth-watering dishes that will fill you up for lunch! All tastings are included in the ticket price. Stops include Miami Nouvelle cuisine, authentic ethnic eateries and a Kosher Ice Cream factory. See all tasting locations to the right.
Architectural & Historic Sights
The SoBe Tour des Forks is not only a food tour, it’s an architectural, historic and cultural walking tour. Besides delving into the foods of Miami, you’ll discover the dramatic history, diverse culture and stunning Art Deco architecture of Miami Beach with your knowledgeable local tour guide. When you join a Miami Food Tour, your guide will share the dramatic (and romantic) stories that illustrate how Miami Beach has been shaped into the glamorous city we know today.
Who Would Enjoy the SoBe Tour des Forks?
Both Miamians and tourists—from foodies to gourmets—enjoy discovering South Beach with us on our SoBe Tour des Forks. Whether you’re a Miamian looking for a fun way to spend an afternoon in your own town or on your first visit to Miami, we’re sure that by the end of our tour you’ll have a fresh perspective on South Beach’s architecture and history and greater appreciation for Miami’s culinary scene.
Why Take the SoBe Tour des Forks?
Whether you’re a Miamian or a tourist, you’ll discover some hidden architectural gems, hear some dramatic stories about South Beach’s history and, most importantly, get a taste of Miami. So, if you’re looking for a deliciously enlightening way to spend an afternoon in South Beach—join us on a tour! On our SoBe Tour des Forks you’ll stroll for 3 hours through a selection of the best restaurants and cafes Miami Beach has to offer. Along with the tastings, you’ll be served up portions of architecture and history as we walk through Miami’s historic Art Deco district.
Where we taste:
The Café at Books & Books Miami – Nouvelle cuisine by South Beach’s pioneer chef, Bernie Matz
David’s Café II – Cuban restaurant serving award winning Cuban coffees
A La Folie -A charming authentic French café
Boteco Copacabana – Authentic Brazilian fare
Amami – Italian fare with international influence
The Frieze Ice Cream Factory – All natural, super-premium Kosher ice cream & sorbet made fresh daily in the shop.
WHEN – Mondays-Sundays
October through June
TIME – Tours depart at 11 am
HOW MUCH – Adult, $53; Adolescent, $35 (Between ages 8 & 12); Child, $17.50 (7 years and younger, if eating)
WHAT’S INCLUDED – All tastings, enough for lunch and a guided city tour
DURATION – 3 hours
DISTANCE COVERED – 1.5 miles
WHO – All ages and fitness levels
CAPACITY – 12 people per tour
WHAT TO WEAR – Comfortable shoes and clothing
WEATHER CONDITIONS – We tour rain or shine!
WHERE – The tour meets on Lincoln Road in South Beach (exact location is disclosed upon ticket purchase)