Italians Of Greenwich Village Food Tour - New York City

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Details :
    St Anthony of Padua Church , near the corner of West Houston and Sullivan Streets
  • Return Details :
    Rocco's Pastry Shop on Bleecker St
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

This is a fun-filled interactive walking tour of Greenwich Village's Italian neighborhood. See St. Anthony's Church, Raffetto's Pasta Store and then stroll Washington Square Park. Stroll past MacDougal Street's Caffe Reggio, Cafe Wha! and former beatnik site, Cafe San Remo. This 2-hour tour is led by a local, licensed NYC tour guide with Italian family roots in the neighborhood. Your food tour guide gives you an insider's perspective into local history with music, serenades and vintage photos.  Food samples subject to change based on availability.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

This walking tour, lasting around two hours, starts at St. Anthony's of Padua Church, the oldest existing Italian parish and the first Italian church in New York City, built in 1886. Saunter by Caffe Reggio, the first espresso coffee house in Greenwich Village founded 1906. Enjoy a Grandmaslice atBen's Pizzeria. See the daily selection of homemade egg, chocolate, basil and lemon pastas at Raffetto's Pasta Shop. Munch ona tasty meatball and Italian pepper biscuits. Top it all off with a yummy cannoli from Rocco's bakeryLearn about local history and lore, with WalkingGreg, your local guide. He'll give you the inside scoop on the history and culture of meatballs in this famous neighborhood.

Inclusions

  • The bites are subject to change depending on availability.
  • A savory Raffetto's meatballjust like Grandma's
  • A steamyFaicco's Sicilian rice ball
  • Italian fennel or pepper biscuits
  • A cheesyGrandmaslice from Ben's Pizza
  • Fresh roasted and brewed Porto Ricoespresso
  • Rocco's decadent fruita-mi-su pastry

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks are available to purchase
  • Gratuities welcome and appreciated

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Operates in all weather conditions, dress appropriately

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Each walk is no more than 1 mile