Local Flavors: Culinary Experiences in St. Augustine
Food is a major part of understanding any culture or region. St. Augustine’s culinary scene reflects its coastal location and diverse heritage. From the original Spanish settlers, British colonists and the Greeks and Minorcans who emigrated here, visitors can savor a fascinating array of local flavors, culinary experiences and local farm-to-table restaurants. Experience everything from fine dining and quick eats to food festivals and culinary classes on Florida’s Historic Coast.
St. Augustine is the home of the famous datil pepper! See how must-taste restaurants like Gas Full Service Restaurant and The Floridian make use of this unique local grown food.
Tastings & Tours
Sip and savor San Sebastian Winery’s Florida wines. Receiving more than 500 awards for their regionally cultivated and bottled wines from the Muscadine grape, sample your way through the winery’s exceptional wines at complimentary tours and tastings.
Taste your way through the Ancient City’s history at Savory Faire Food tour. Dine and sip at some of the city’s best local farm-to-table restaurants and venues as you learn about St. Augustine’s unique history.
Sample the award-winning spirits at the St. Augustine Distillery. Whether you are a whiskey connoisseur or trying for the first time, St. Augustine Distillery’s tour and tastings provide an immersed experience as you sip your way through the company’s history and creation processes all while tasting the deliciously smooth spirits.
Satisfy your sweet tooth at Whetstone Chocolate tours. Dive into the creamy world of chocolate at Whetstone Chocolates where you will experience a one-of-a-kind tour through their facilities while sampling their selection of artisan chocolates.
Enjoy the best of St. Augustine’s local flavors with The Tasting Tours. Discover the history and culture that made the Ancient City a top culinary destination. Whether you prefer elegant wine pairings or a good, old- fashioned pub-crawl, there’s a culinary experience that’s perfect for you.
Savor Carrera Wine Cellar’s wines. The winery offers a variety of wines to sip and try with the Wine Sampling Machine – Enomatic with wine education experts to help along your tasting journey.
Satisfy that sweet tooth and attend a dessert making class taught by Food Network competitor Chef Nils and his team at Crème de la Cocoa.
Ancient City Brewing and Taproom
Bog Brewing Company
Dog Rose Brewing Company
Old Coast Ales
A1A Ale Works