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Overview
The north-eastern neighbourhood of Nicollet Island/East Bank is home to some Minneapolis’ best restaurants and foodie hotspots. On this tour, escape the tourist trail and discover local haunts along the banks of the Mississippi River. Stop to admire historic landmarks, learn about Minneapolis’ multi-cultural heritage, and sample a variety of local favorites such as Neapolitan pizza, sausages, Greek-style desserts, and homemade gelato.
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You'll start at
Punch Pizza Northeast
210 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA210 E. Hennepin Avenue. Between SE 2nd St. and University Avenue on E. Hennepin Avenue. 2.5 blocks past the Father Louis Hennepin Bridge. The guide will meet all guests just outside the starting location.
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  • 1
    Kramarczuk Sausage Company
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Chute Square
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Gorkha Palace
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Gardens of Salonica
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Punch Pizza Northeast
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Wilde Cafe & Spirits
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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  • 7
    Lunds & Byerlys Wine & Spirits - Downtown Minneapolis
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Gardens of Salonica
19 5th St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413, USABetween E. Hennepin Avenue and NE 1st. Avenue, on NE 5th St.
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Highlights
  • Guided walking tour of Nicollet Island/East Bank
  • Visit local restaurants and delis along the riverfront
  • Delicious food tastings: sample pizza, Polish sausages, and gelato
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 14 people
Important Information
Departure Point
Punch Pizza Northeast, 210 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Gardens of Salonica, 19 5th St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413, USA
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Kramarczuk Sausage Company
  • Entry/Admission - Chute Square
  • Entry/Admission - Nicollet Island
  • Entry/Admission - Gorkha Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Gardens of Salonica
  • Entry/Admission - Punch Pizza Northeast
  • Entry/Admission - Wilde Cafe & Spirits
  • Entry/Admission - Lunds & Byerlys Wine & Spirits - Downtown Minneapolis
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise of any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Darlene K wrote a review Oct 2019
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I have been on many food tours and the Northeast Tour is on the top of my list! Great history and lots of food to experience!!!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from TCFoodTours, Owner at Historic Northeast Minneapolis Food Tour
Responded 31 Oct 2019
Thank you very much! We're happy that you enjoyed exploring our NE Minneapolis Food Tour route. Thanks for sharing your experience!
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Sheryl D wrote a review Oct 2019
Indianapolis, Indiana1 contribution
This was first food tour and it did not disappoint. We visited unique restaurants and enjoyed a wide variety of foods. Risa did a great explaining the history and significance of the establishments and the area. Highly recommend. Go hungry!
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Response from TCFoodTours, Owner at Historic Northeast Minneapolis Food Tour
Responded 20 Oct 2019
We're so happy that you enjoyed your time in NE Minneapolis! Thank you for sharing your experience of Twin Cities food Tours!
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tami k wrote a review Oct 2019
Peshtigo, Wisconsin11 contributions1 helpful vote
Andrea was our guide. Even though it was a cold and rainy day, Andrea made sure that we were all comfortable. She took us to some very unique eating establishments, and the quality and the quantity of the food was outstanding. Andrea lives in this neighborhood, so she really
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Response from TCFoodTours, Owner at Historic Northeast Minneapolis Food Tour
Responded 6 Oct 2019
Thanks for coming out on a blustery day to see the historic East Bank neighborhood of NE Minneapolis. Thank you for sharing your experience, and we're happy that the rain didn't dampen the tour for you. We'll send a note to your guide!
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Gill S wrote a review Sep 2019
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Fabulous food tour in interesting neighborhood -there was more than enough to eat! Andrea was a great guide.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from TCFoodTours, Owner at Historic Northeast Minneapolis Food Tour
Responded 29 Sep 2019
Thank you very much for your comments regarding our Historic NE Minneapolis Food and Cultural Walking Tour! We're happy that you enjoyed the tour and will let your guide know!
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ikanshopper wrote a review Sep 2019
Minnesota1 contribution
The guide was very knowledgeable about the area. The walking was easy and the introduction to the variety of restaurants available in Northeast Minneapolis was eye opening. Each restaurant gave an ample sampling of what they had to offer and they were all tasty!
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from TCFoodTours, Owner at Historic Northeast Minneapolis Food Tour
Responded 29 Sep 2019
Thank you very much for your comments about our NE Minneapolis food tour route! Thanks also for sharing your experience. We're happy that you had an enjoyable time!
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Awesome Tour with Siblings!
Melissa was an awesome tour guide. Great food and we learned a lot about the historical significance of Cathedral H
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sandym952
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Pleasant afternoon
We had a very nice tour with Melissa and 3 other couples. It was a nice combo of food and St. Paul history. If a
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SkipnLiz
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Loved this tour!
5 of my girlfriends & I took this walking tour and had a great time! Our guide, Melissa, was knowledgeable and made
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eejfranz
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Fun, food, and facts
The tour taught me things about St. Paul's Cathedral Hill, that I never knew, despite being a lifelong Twin Cities
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chilishack
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Relaxed and fun!
My husband and I were exploring St. Paul and decided to book a walking food tour. We had a great time! The food at
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Food & Walking Tour
The tour far surpassed my and my guests expectations! The tour guide was well versed in St. Paul history and the f
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nstephan08
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Fun day in St. Paul
Great tour with some nice walks and food tasting on top. Moscow on Hill had the best dumplings and a vodka shot we
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Wanderer753876
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The best way to experience this neighborhood
I'm from Minnesota, but didn't know much about historical St. Paul. So, when my out-of-state friend came for a vis
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michelebaz
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Choose this FOOD TOUR!!
Thank you so much for your time! The food tour was amazing!! My husband is a chef and we lived in San Francisco so
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Erin H
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One of the best tours we've had!
We have been on several other tours in different cities and this may have been the best. We visited some great rest
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Judy G
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Excellent Tour
Rebecca was our guide and was excellent. She was very knowledgeable about the area with all the history. The food
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Anne-Sophie D
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Amazing food, sights and company!
It was such a great your between the right amount of walking, history facts and off course food! The food was amazi
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Lorann H
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Tasty historical walk
We did Riverwalk food tour Saturday afternoon. Haley did a great job of providing interesting historical stories th
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Kimberly S
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Fun, tasty and informative!
My husband, me and our three children (in their mid-twenties) thoroughly enjoyed the St. Paul Cathedral Hill Food T
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NewYorkJM
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Great job Becca
We did the walking food tour in Minneapolis on a sweltering Friday afternoon. Becca did an excellent job of keepi
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