On this 3 hour tour of the Lower East Side, we eat our way through the streets, as we sample delicacies from New York's premier appetizing shop, ethnic eateries and "mom and pop" restaurants. Join us as we explore what was once an immigrant and working class neighborhood rich in ethnic diversity and culture. Learn about the history of the tenement buildings and much more!
Six delectable food tastings- On this guided food tour of the Lower East Side, we'll visit 6 uniquely different mom-and-pop shops, ethnic eateries and restaurants. Experience a number of tastes unique to this historical neighborhood in Manhattan, including famous authentic delis, bakeries, traditional appetizing store, and more! All food tastings are included in the price. Highlights of our Lower East Side Food Tour include:
Relish the rich culture and history of the Lower East Side, one of the foundations of Jewish culture in America. We will view historic synagogues as well as "nosh" on delicacies from the best "kosher style" delis and bakeries in the city. Between plentiful food tastings, your knowledgeable guide will provide you with an insider's look into how the foods are made at these ethnic eateries and trendy restaurants. Your guide will point out interesting architectural flourishes and parks and discuss the history of the neighborhood and the ethnic groups that influenced the scrumptious foods you'll be savoring.
The Lower East Side Eats Tour is perfect for both visitors and locals looking to expand their palate, culture, and knowledge of the city. Bordering the diverse (and delicious!) neighborhoods of Chinatown and Little Italy, the Lower East Side is one of our most popular food tours of New York.