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Lower East Side Food and Culture Tour

Lower East Side Food and Culture Tour

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am both an actor and a food blogger. On my blog and video series (eatthisny.com), I search for the best and most iconic foods in NYC (pizza, dumplings, bagels, etc.). During the research of the food, I discovered the stories behind these dishes and learned about the immigrants who brought them here. It's truly the story of our city (and country) and what makes New York City so great!
Brian
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What we’ll do

I'll tell you the story of the early immigrant groups that arrived in New York and brought their delectable food to these shores and have become an integral part of our country's culture. We'll loop around the NYC Lower East Side, visiting 100-year old bakeries, churches, markets, and historic sites. We’ll stroll the streets of Little Italy, just as Lucky Luciano might have a century ago, and…

What else you should know

Summers can be hot and humid, autumn can be cool, and winters downright frigid with snow. Dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.

What I’ll provide

Lunch
Different ethnic tastings including: Chinese dumplings Italian cheese Jewish baked goods German pretzel The tastings will be spread out throughout the 3 hours

What to bring

If you are able to bring a refillable water bottle, we'll find places to fill it up. Bottles of water are available for purchase but we are trying to conserve our use of plastic.

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Where you'll be

We'll be visiting the neighborhoods of the earliest immigrants in NYC including the tip of Dutch New Amsterdam (present day Civic Center), the old Irish Five Points, through present day Chinatown, up into Little Italy, trendy Nolita, and finally the old Jewish and German Lower East Side which more recently has been home to a Latin American community.

Availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Mon, Sep 16    From 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
$69 per person
10 of 10 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

More tips

Summers can be hot and humid, autumn can be cool, and winters downright frigid with snow. Dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.
Brian
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Lower East Side Food and Culture Tour
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From $69/person
79 reviews
From $69/person