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New York Food Tours

New York City, NY
+1 347-559-0111
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Interesting but way to expensive

It was an interesting tour, we ate very different things than we would normally do and also learnt... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
I did expect more

When I booked the tour I thought it was a tour only for vegetarians and you would get some... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Klaus A
via mobile
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New York Food Tours takes tourists and locals alike to experience the colorful history, unique diverse culture and progressive development of New York City through food. We offer several theme-based food tours. Our Food Tours are focused on: * Historic Neighborhoods * Ethnic Cultures and Cooking * Ethnic Vegetarian Foods
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
New York City, NY
East Village
+1 347-559-0111

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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an interesting tour, we ate very different things than we would normally do and also learnt a lot about the Chinese cuisine and cultuur. But the amount of food was very little and very cheap so in the end we were still hungry....More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

When I booked the tour I thought it was a tour only for vegetarians and you would get some knowledge about the Asian vegetarian cuisine. But unfortunately not, we where the only vegetarians in the group, and though the was vegetarians options for us, it...More

Thank Klaus A
foodtour, General Manager at New York Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Klaus, Thanks for your feedback. Glad that your enjoyed Candy as your tour guide. Sorry for your misunderstanding. The Asian vegetarian tour isn't for vegetarian only. Non-vegetarians can take the tour as well. All samples are vegetarian. Stops are subject to change; however, we try...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Our guide Candy was amazing and she added so much to the tour. It was cold and a lot of walking, but we didn't mind at all because Candy kept us interested in the history of the neighborhood and she had lots of fun facts...More

Thank Deb1016NY
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Took the Greenwich Village Walking Eating Tour, and it was great! Not only was the food delicious, but our guide, Josh, did an excellent job. He was friendly, knowledgeable, and fun. With every bite of food, we also got a bit of history of the...More

1  Thank sandramorimoto
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Best foodtour I had in New York, (better than foods of new york tours). The guide was Candy and she was very informative and funny. We got so much food so I recommend to take this tour on an empty stomach. It was not small...More

1  Thank Ann-Catrin P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I did the SE exotic food tour and it was absolutely fantastic! Our tour was led by Candy who is actually a native of the area and was able to provide a lot of insights into living in the area and the Chinese immigrant experience....More

1  Thank spideylover
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had a wonderful food tour with Candy! We learned so much about Chinatown, and we enjoyed delicious food. I highly recommend this tour. This was our first visit to New York and it helped so much to have a true New Yorker show us...More

1  Thank tsalter1987
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We just completed the walking food and drink tour of the East Village and all we can say is AMAZING! We came into NYC for my wifes birthday and this tour did not disappoint. Candy was a true gem! He anecdotes and information about the...More

2  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was our first trip to NYC and taking a food tour was highly recommended. We chose this tour based on the food samples. Candy met us right on time and lead us on an interesting and tasty tour. We enjoyed all the samples of...More

1  Thank stacymcd2017
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Candy was a genuine gem that was a legitimate local who knew Chinatown in and out. We learned so much about the different foods from all areas of China. The Chinese bakery was my favorite! Candy , thanks for making us feel like locals.

1  Thank jodavis5
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catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
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Questions & Answers
5 November 2016|
Response from foodtour | Property representative |
The promo code is season depending on the tour you are interested in taking. You can also email the company for details. Best.
Gill F
15 September 2015|
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Response from lsm53 | Reviewed this property |
I used New York food tours. It is very confusing because there are several companies with very similar names. Good luck.