Jewish Culture and Foods of New York Tour

What to expect
  • Get in touch with the Lower East Side's Jewish community during a 3-hour guided tour
  • Sample a range of Jewish treats while visiting both popular and lesser-known eateries
  • Learn about the culture and community of the LES from an urban historian
  • Immerse yourself in one of NYC's most influential and traditional cultures
Keeping it kosher? Get your fill of delicious dishes during this tour of the Lower East Side's Jewish community!

During this deep exploration of the Lower East Side, you'll travel alongside an expert in local culture, enjoying insights into the traditions and political landscape of the neighborhood's strong Jewish population. You can expect to visit some of the cities oldest synagogues, the headquarters for legendary Jewish newspaper Forward, and several other sites and you meander through the scenic streets.

But enough about history. Let's talk nomnoms!

You'll stop in for samples at several of the Lower East Side's popular Jewish restaurants, including Houston Street eateries Yonah Schimmel's, Russ & Daughters, and Katz's. Plus, your guide will introduce you to a few of the lesser-known eateries, and, depending on the time of day, perhaps take you for an appetizing stroll through some of the best covered markets.


Note: There is a 2 person minimum to book this activity and a 6 person maximum. Please inform vendor of any mobility concerns. Price includes fee for food tasting during the tour.
Key Highlights
Price $95.00 per guest
Duration / Session 3 hours
# Sessions 1
Cancellation notice must be provided at least 48 hours in advance in order to receive a 85% refund.

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