New York: Historical Food And Beer Tour Of LES And Brooklyn - New York City

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  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    City Hall Park Path, New York, NY 10007, USA
  • Return Details :
    942 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211, USA
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


New York City is a city built by and inhabited by immigrants. To this day, immigrants outnumber native-born New Yorkers and they continue to shape the city. This tour explores the legacy of those immigrants through their food and beer, and visits two classic immigrant neighborhoods, the Lower East Side and Williamsburg. Not only are those areas rich in history but they are two of New Yorks most popular neighborhoods today, full of great food and drink and catering to new, well-to-do immigrants. Well give you the whole history of New York as an immigrant city and fill your belly with their brews and bites.

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Stop At: New York City Hall, New York City, New York

Get in touch with the tasty culture of NYC on this New York food tour that is a pleasure for both the stomach and the mind! This New York City tour will start off at a location where many new citizens are made official, City Hall. Here at the northern edge of the colonial city well start our journey with a delicious Dutch treat, just one of many foods that has made its way over thanks to the immigrant population in NYC.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Lower East Side, New York City, New York

On this historical tour of New York, well make our way around the Lower East Side, visiting 100-year old bakeries, churches, markets, and historic sites. Well stroll the streets of Little Italy just as Lucky Luciano might have a century ago. Marvel at former and still operating Jewish synagogues. Wind our way through the streets of Chinatown, where youll feel like youre in Shanghai. Well dive into Latin culture at a community garden and take in cultural sites like the African Burial Ground.
Along the way on this New York food tour, well sink our teeth into amazing stories and amazing food. Dumplings, pretzels, cheese, and more. Well taste why New York City is the center of the world and the culinary legacy left here by those that have passed by Lady Liberty on their way to the American Dream.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: New York City Urban Adventures, New York City, New York

Make the most of NYC! This Total Immigrant Tour combines two of our most popular adventures (Tenements, Tales, and Tastes and Brewed in Brooklyn) into one epic all-day adventure.

Duration: 7 hours

Stop At: Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York

Toast your way through the past and present of beer brewing in Brooklyn! Once home to 48 breweries, this ancient trade disappeared from the borough in the 1970s, only to be reborn in recent years with craft breweries leading the way. If you want a taste (quite literally...) of the history behind beer brewing in New York, look no further!
On this NYC beer tour, we'll take a behind-the-scenes local look at how beer is made at one of Brooklyn's present-day breweries. Explore the pre-prohibition era as we check out 19th-century brewery buildings, visit a landmarked building, and share stories of the German immigrants who lived and worked in the neighbourhood.
Plus, dont forget all the craft beer and food along the way! Well enjoy a number of great Brooklyn brews from all kinds of spots, and stop off at a local pizza joint for lunch.
Join us as we raise a glass to the history and masters of beer!

Duration: 2 hours


Local English-speaking guide

Food tastings

Pizza lunch

Beer tastings

Round-trip subway fare during tour.



Alcoholic Beverages

Entry/Admission - New York City Urban Adventures


Additional food and drinks

Souvenirs and personal shopping

Tips/gratuities for your guide

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

As we will be outside for part of the tour, please dress appropriately for the weather.

No children allowed: Travellers under 21 years of age are not permitted to join this tour.

We can cater to dietary requests on this tour, including for vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free travellers. Please notify us in advance if you have any dietary requests.

For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.

Near public transportation

Most travelers can participate

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers