Italian Food Tour of New York

Italian Food Tour of New York
Food, Wine & Nightlife > Food Tours > Culinary & Gourmet Tour
$50
Duration: 2 hours
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Ciao! Immerse yourself in the storied food and culture of one of New York's most colorful neighborhoods, Little Italy! Taste the best Italian food in NYC on this 2 hour excursion, all food is included. Hear the stories behind the historic Italian landmarks and locations that defined the immigrant experience at the turn of the 20th Century. Every delicatessen, bakery and pizza shop on The Italian Food Tour Of New York is over 100 years old!

The best Italian bakery in New York. Frank Sinatra considered himself addicted to their prosciutto infused bread, as have many others over the past 103 years since this bakery opened! The oldest cheese shop in America, this still family-owned and operated shop whips up 4,000 pounds a week of the freshest mozzarella and ricotta you'll ever taste! America's oldest pizzeria! Their 106 year old coal oven still impresses locals, tourists, and international foodies alike. Lucky for you, your tour guide has line jumping privileges. The line to this bakery has been one of the longest in New York since 1892! Being Little Italy you'll recognize locations from films like The Godfather, Donnie Brasco, Mean Streets, Serpico, and even Sex and the City! The bootlegging depot of New York during the Prohibition era. See where all the deals went down, and find out what happened when they fell through...The public space named after New York's first Italian detective, who took on the five points gangs in a fight to the death! The first Catholic Church in New York, this 200 year-old has hosted many high profile film productions, weddings, and memorial services. Take a look inside, you'll be wowed! There are many more hidden stories and secrets in store on this cultural dive into Little Italy.

Ciao! Immerse yourself in the storied food and culture of one of New York's most colorful neighborhoods, Little Italy! Taste the best Italian food in NYC on this 2 hour excursion, all food is included. Hear the stories behind the historic Italian landmarks and locations that defined the immigrant experience at the turn of the 20th Century. Every delicatessen, bakery and pizza shop on The Italian Food Tour Of New York is over 100 years old!