Lower East Side Food Tour

What to expect
  • Try the different flavors that colored New York City's Lower East Side on a food tour
  • See a variety of different culinary goldmines, including some that started as pushcarts
  • Experience different cuisine from a variety of ethnic groups that have called this neighborhood home
  • End the tour feeling satisfied knowing you've experienced a variety of cultures' foods
Come explore the Lower East Side, where struggling immigrant groups settled right off the boat... on a food tour! Expect to see historic synagogues, tenement apartments, and luxury high-rise condos as you taste the many flavors this unique area has to offer. Uncover the foods perfected by the various ethnic groups that have made this part of Manhattan so special. You'll even get to try some places that started as pushcarts before graduating to the store front and Essex Market. This tour highlights the history of many food establishments as well as the significance of historical buildings in the area. Depending on the day, you may visit Katz's Deli, Streit's Matzo Factory, Doughnut Plant, and Economy Candy, among others. Come taste the flavors of the past that are still wonderful today.

Note: Price of tour does not include food. Some eateries do not accept credit cards and might require a minimum before charging by card. Tastings range from $1.00 to $5.00 per tasting. You will be notified of the meeting location after your booking is confirmed.
Key Highlights
Price $28.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2.5 hours
# Sessions 1
Cancellation notice must be provided at least 72 hours prior to scheduled tour in order to receive a full refund. Tour is subject to cancellation if less than 6 bookings have been made prior to the tour date.

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