Lower East Side Food Tour – Overview
Join this Lower East Side Food Tour! The Tenements, Tales and Taste Tour is an amazingly informative walking tour, you will hear stories about the millions of immigrants that shaped New York City and left their indelible mark on its culture through food. Truly, a must-do for every foodie visiting New York City!
This Lower East Side Food Tour will show you a melting pot of tacos, dumplings and bagels and on this tour you will visit bustling markets and sample tasty treats. On the Tour you’ll encounter many different cultures and cuisines.
Indulge in delicious knishes, representative of the Jewish immigrants who once populated the area, enjoy fresh mozzarella from nearby Little Italy and go to Essex Street Market, a food hall, where you can try anything from tacos to pancakes.
What will you do on the tour?
- Discover NYC from a local perspective, with a local guide by your side
- Hear stories about New York’s early settlers and taste the eclectic mix of food that they bestowed upon us
- Stroll through New York’s unique cultural historic sites in the Lower East Side, Chinatown, and Little Italy
- Get a glimpse into New York’s immigrant heritage and how it is shaping the city today
Meeting Point: The Fountain at City Hall Park which is at the southern end of the park
(City Hall Park, Broadway, Manhattan, NY 10007)
Duration of the tour: 3 hours
Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, several tastes of different ethnic dishes, and a bottle of water.
Exclusions: Items of a personal nature, tips and gratuities for your guide.
Under 6 free of charge but please notify supplier in advance.
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Tour departs daily at 10am
Not available on Jan 1st, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Dec 24th, 25th, and 31st