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North End Boston Secret Food Tour

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USD 89.03
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Spend three-hour on a guided, walking tour filled with culinary delights. You and a small-group (up to 12 people) will taste the freshest seafood food and some of the best Italian food in the country in a North End neighborhood of Boston. As you explore the colorful food scene, your guide will share the history of the area.
  • Explore Boston’s charming North End on this food walking tour
  • Sample an array of classic New England and Italian-American dishes
  • Learn about Little Italy’s food and history from your guide
  • Enjoy an intimate, small-group Boston outing that is also family-friendly 
What to Expect
Meet your guide at a central location in the North End, Boston’s historic Little Italy. Then, stroll with a small group of fewer than 12 people along the narrow streets of this charming city sampling its classic dishes. Kick things off with a lobster roll, a quintessential New England dish. From there, taste roasted nuts from a traditional shop, eat a sandwich with a recipe created in the country’s oldest public square, and visit a hole-in-the-wall pizzeria. Along the way, your guide shares interesting facts about where you stop and the foods you eat. You might, for example, savor a pizza slice while looking out upon the colonial church that was used to warn pilgrims of a British sea invasion during the American Revolution. Before your tour ends, stop in a public market to taste specialty sausage and sip a locally brewed craft beer or hard cider.
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Important Information
Departure Point
136 Blackstone St, Boston, MA 02109, USA
Departure Time
11:00 AM
Return Details
Hanover Street, Hanover St, Boston, MA, USA
  • Water
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We got this as a Christmas present last year so we had no idea of what it was or that it even existed. My husband works in the food industry so he was very excited about this experience. Our guide was Thatcher and he did...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cathy was a great tour guide, and we had a great time. She is very knowledgeable about history in Boston, and it was more than a food tour for me. We learned a lot about history, especially history of American Revolution! All food were amazing....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Boston, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Shino. We are grateful for the kind words about your food tour experience with Cathy. We're delighted that you had a great time during the tour and you appreciate the information we shared along the way. We're also very happy that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour with our guide Thatcher! The food was delicious, Thatcher was loads of fun and very knowledgeable about the neighborhood. I would highly recommend this tour!!More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Boston, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us, dear guest. We're pleased to know that your food tour experience with Thatcher was excellent and you and the food and information we shared along the way. Thank you for the recommendation and see you again in our other Secret...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jason our tour guide was very informative about the city of Boston, and took us to a very nice taste of Boston and the culture. Highly recommend to anyone visiting. Well worth it.More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Boston, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are glad that you enjoyed the tour with Jason. Thank you for recommending us and for choosing us to show you the city. Please join us again and join our other tours...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this food tour! The food was excellent, such a variety of flavors and textures. Our guide, Thatcher, was fun, knowledgeable and easy to visit with. I highly recommend this tour to make a memory.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Boston, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, dear guest. Thank you for the kind words. We're glad that you loved your food tour experience with Thatcher. We appreciate the recommendation and we're looking forward to see you again in other tours in 50 cities now worldwide!

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10 November 2018|
Response from JulieLentzG |
I don’t know if they do s vegetarian tour. You May need to call them to find out.
13 August 2018|
Response from juliegwin2018 | Reviewed this property |
We booked an 11am tour. U have options. U may have to use uber or taxi to get you to starting location. Tour is walking. They do not provide transportation.
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