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Tasting History

Carolina Beach, NC
+1 910-350-8901
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History and Food Oh MY!!

What a great way to spend a day learning the surprising history of Carolina Beach and sampling... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Raleigh, North Carolina
Fun, informative & delicious!

We really enjoyed our tour! All four of us learned a lot of interesting history & sampled some... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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Carolina Beach, NC
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a great way to spend a day learning the surprising history of Carolina Beach and sampling some great food from restaurants. I didn't realize the history of the civil war and CB. Also the tour introduced me to some offering restaurants I have not...More

Thank Fishandski60
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We really enjoyed our tour! All four of us learned a lot of interesting history & sampled some truly delicious food at unique restaurants. Our tour guide was like a walking encyclopedia with a friendly personality :) and we've already revisited some of the restaurants...More

Thank khazen2017
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I wasnt able to take the tour but i spoke with Jeff about the island. He broke down every restaurant, the menu that they provide, the names of the chefs, prices, and history. I mean this guy is all over it. And to top it...More

Thank daryl g
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

2016 marks the second time we've done the Tasting History tour with Jeff, and we'd do it again. My wife is a history buff and we are both foodies so naturally, this tour was a great fit. I really enjoyed getting to know some of...More

1  Thank Derek C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

John is a fantastic historian. You can tell he really loves sharing his knowledge. He does a great job of walking backwards and talking with the group. We only had four in our group. The other couple are local. The woman had similar interests with...More

1  Thank boltwoman1
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

This is our 4 or 5 time taking this tour and it never disappoints. John is an amazing historian and we learn something new and interesting every time. The food on the tours is awesome! This years addition of the Dive Bar was a surprisingly...More

Thank Jenni T
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

The staff was friendly with delicious drinks and good food. The tour was a unique way to experience Carolina Beach. Bring your walking shoes and enjoy this fun experience.

Thank Hawkeye5151
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We went on a tasting tour back in July. Jeff had to cancel our initial tour as it wasn't filled, and then the next day, he had a baby! But, they kept the second tour and another gentleman did the tour. The man was a...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Were were in Carolina Beach the week of July 20th 2015 and had scheduled the Tasting History tour. Jeff called and left me a message that they had to cancel as they had just had a new baby--CONGRATS by the way!! I was definitely disappointed,...More

Thank janellm3441
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

This tour is not to be missed! I recommend going at the beginning of your trip to the beach so you can enjoy the culinary gems on the island again during your visit. The hosts, Jeff and John are very knowledgable, fun and accommodating. We...More

1  Thank Shanpac
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9 April 2017|
Response from jbchristner | Property representative |
Hi! Thanks for reaching out to us! When tours are scheduled you can purchase tickets through our website. Currently, we do not have any tours set up yet. We will begin our season around Memorial Day. Teens can... More
5 July 2016|
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Response from jbchristner | Property representative |
Yes, tickets need to be purchased in advance because we have to reserve our spots in each restaurant. You can purchase them on our website. Thanks!