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Boston Pizza and Taverns Tour

  • Enjoy pizza and beer, a classic American pairing, in a historic U.S. city
  • Raise a glass to revered revolutionaries in a centuries-old tavern
  • Learn about Boston’s nearly 400-year history from your informative guide
Boston Pizza and Taverns Tour
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Sample some of Boston’s most delicious pizza and beer on this history-focused walking tour. Grab a slice in the city’s oldest neighborhood, the North End, and have a cold one at a historic tavern that may have been frequented by your favorite revolutionary war hero. See Boston’s iconic sites on foot and enjoy stunning city views on a quick ferry ride through Boston’s Inner Harbor. 

What to Expect

Start your tour with a slice of pizza in the North End, Boston’s Little Italy and its oldest neighborhood. Then, head to the historic waterfront neighborhood of Charlestown, home to a wooden-hulled frigate named by George Washington (the USS Constitution) and one of the first major battles of the American Revolution, the Battle of Bunker Hill.

Grab another slice before jumping on the 10-minute ferry to Long Wharf pier. Stop by the Old State House, Boston’s oldest public building, and its oldest church, Old North Church. Check out Fan Pier for another great view of the city and head to the Blackstone Block, Boston’s oldest business district. Snag your last slice in the North End before finishing the tour at the Green Dragon, the basement watering hole whose clientele once included John Hancock and Paul Revere, or Bell in Hand, America’s oldest tavern.

Reviews (32)
1 - 5 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile
Loved this tour

It was a small group so it was more like having pizza and beer with friends.Martin, our guide was fantastic, taking us to some fun places with great pizza! One of the best food tours I've done.Highly recommend this.

Thank Pattielynn
Reviewed 25 July 2018
Great tour, great pizza and beer, very knowledgable guide!!

Found this tour and thought "pizza and beer, ok., let's do it'! The pizza was amazing, we went back before we left Boston. Beer was a nice addition in historic taverns. Sam was a great host and quite a history buff. We look forward to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank D0ttieDee
BostonPizzaTours, General Manager at Boston Pizza Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Pizza & Beer - the perfect pairing! Add a knowledgeable and friendly guide, and you've got the makings of a FUN and DELICIOUS evening. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with Sam. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Great tour of the North End

We went on a tour of North End Pizza restaurants and historic taverns. We sampled a piece of 3 different types of pizza from 3 local pizza places. In between restaurants we got to tour the North end of Boston with our fantastic tour guide...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Carolyn w
BostonPizzaTours, General Manager at Boston Pizza Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Three different slices of North End Pizza, plus visits at two Historic Boston Taverns - a perfect pairing! We're glad to hear that Sam showed you all a good time, he is a great Boston tour guide.

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile
Great Tour!

We had a great time on this tour. Rina’s Pizza was our favorite slice. Sam was knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. We would recommend this tour. The description states a ferry ride...we didn’t experience that, not sure why!

Thank shm013
BostonPizzaTours, General Manager at Boston Pizza Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Happy to hear that you had a great time! We switched up tavern tour routes this past Spring, so we don't use the ferry any longer - I apologize for that old description. Thank you for the review and recommendations!

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Great sites, beer and pizza

Our guide was very personal and engaging, didn't hurry us at all. History mixed in. Would highly recommend. Second stop for pizza was "Rina's", which we thought was the best we ever had in our life. Stunningly good.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tacocands
BostonPizzaTours, General Manager at Boston Pizza Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

The pizza on tour was "Best we ever had in our life", "Stunningly good" - can we say more?!! Thanks so much for the review and reco.

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Tim M
26 October 2018|
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Response from D0ttieDee | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. They'll love the pizza.
11 July 2018|
Response from tacocands | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall anything quoted as gluten free- you need to contact the tour guide, he's very good. Beer is featured in cost, but you can drink anything you want.
13 June 2018|
Response from tacocands | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Pizza at Rina's was simple cheese pizza. Contact the tour.