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3-Hour Lower East Side Walking and Food Tasting Tour

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    Stop At: Lower East Side, New York City, NY

    Stroll. Learn. Nosh. Now, you can explore an up-and-coming hip neighborhood that's rich in history and stacked with infamously famous eats.

    Stop At: Tenement Museum, 103 Orchard St Lower East Side, New York City, NY 10002-3102

    As you walk and talk, you will learn about the pushcart culture of the early 1900s, see the oldest synagogue in the U.S. For Eastern Europeans, and the Tenement Museum.Learn the history of tenements all while eating some of the most delicious food the city has to offer.

    Stop At: Economy Candy, 108 Rivington St, New York City, NY 10002-2204

    The tour lasts about three hours with a minimum of seven stops. By the way, this is a great tour to go on if you're dairy free! Other locations visited: Russ and Daughters, Pickle Guys, Kossar's Bialys, Doughnut Plant, Katz's Deli.
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    Departure Point
    Yonah Schimmel's Knish, 137 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Doughnut Plant, 379 Grand St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Inclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Local guide
    • Lunch - (A large one)
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    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • A maximum of 12 people per booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please advise any specific dietary/allergy requirements at time of booking
    • Rain or shine
    • Dress code is casual
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews pastrami greenwich village tour dumplings knish nice guy tours katz deli bagels rugelach great tour food stops russ and daughters economy candy enjoys his job great guy new york come hungry highly recommend this tour
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Without question, Dante is the most passionate and gracious tour guide I have met throughout my travels. He has taken the time to learn and share the history of each restaurant and food tasting. From the origins of the knish, the complex preparation of pastrami,...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank MarkBMiamiBeach
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Dante made the Lower East Side seem like a small town... his friendly manner with visitors and engagement with the restaurant/shop staff members made us feel like locals being welcomed back home. Great food, fun & interesting tour, great tour guide! Be sure to arrive...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Angie R
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    My daughter and I recently went on this tour with Dante as our guide. He is super friendly and knowledgeable. We really enjoyed all of the stops, and the sampling of food was delicious! Can't wait to go back for another tour!

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank MrsMylo
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Adam was terrific, he was a delight! He will tell you a great deal of history of each one of the "food stops" we enjoyed. He also spoke about the neighborhoods and how & why they have changed. The choices of places to stop was...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Traveler400800
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a wonderful time walking around and trying all the food at places I would have never discovered on my own.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Inna R
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    10 September 2018|
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    Response from CarolMartinStrong | Reviewed this property |
    No, just the east side neighborhood. You won't find any that will cover the entire city. Take all the small tours and do it one neighborhood at a time.
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    Response from CarolMartinStrong | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, we sat at every spot but the final one. Not a taxing tour at all. I recommend it.
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