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Sidewalks of NY Food Tours

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Spend a few hours uncovering the city’s hidden bars, charming cafés, mom-and-pop shops and more during these guided tours, perfect for locals and tourists alike.

  • Sidewalks of NY Food Tours
  • Sidewalks of NY Food Tours
  • Sidewalks of NY Food Tours
  • Sidewalks of NY Food Tours
  • Sidewalks of NY Food Tours

Lower East Side Food Tour

$48 $29 39% off

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  • Lower East Side food tour for one
  • Six tastings
  • Bottle of water
  • Cartoon map of neighborhood walk

What we love

  • For three hours, you’ll taste your way through the Lower East Side, sampling delicacies from both iconic and lesser-known shops and restaurants.
  • You’ll visit six unique locations, like Katz’s Deli for an authentic pastrami and rye sandwich, the award-winning Donut Plant for tres leches and blackout cake donuts, and crunchy pickles from The Pickle Guys. (Vegetarians can enjoy alternative nibbles, too.)
  • In between bites, you’ll walk by and learn about the neighborhood’s historic tenement buildings, synagogues, trendy boutiques and more.
  • One of Sidewalks’ most popular tours, the Lower East Side route is perfect for visitors (and locals) looking to expand their palate, culture and knowledge of the Big Apple.
  • “We limit the size of the group to ensure you receive a personal, hands-on instructional education,” owner J.D. Hirsch says. This means your tour will contain a maximum of 16 people—and attention from your seasoned tour guide.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Thursday, June 19, 2014
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Offer is subject to availability; please schedule well in advance of desired date
  • Tours are scheduled for most Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays at 11 AM
  • Meeting location for the tour: 137 East Houston Street (in front of Yonah Schimmel Knish)
  • 72-hour cancellation policy applies or voucher will be forfeited; you will only be able to reschedule your food tour by calling Zerve
  • Tour takes place rain or shine
  • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to tour start time
  • Vegetarian options are available; vegan and gluten-free options are not available
  • Voucher may be used to obtain the discount until June 19, 2014; after this date the voucher is valid for the amount paid for five years from date of purchase, longer if provided by law

About Sidewalks of NY Tours

Created by native New Yorker J.D. Hirsch almost over a decade ago, Sidewalk of NY Tours has a simple mission: to allow visitors and longtime residents to experience the city in fuller depth. Over years of exploration throughout Manhattan, Hirsch discovered secret hideaways, hidden gems and culinary delights not found in standard tour books.

On itineraries covering downtown, Midtown and everywhere in between, you’ll sample Gotham’s best delicatessens, bagel and knish shops, coffee houses, bakeries, candy stores, hamburger joints, pizzerias, and much more. Beyond bites, Sidewalk Tours also offer themed “Mad Men,” professional photography and Ground Zero tours led by experts in the field. No matter which tour you choose, you’re sure to fall in love with New York all over again.

— Janell M. Hickman, Gilt City Editor

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