We had an incredible tour with Bridget of Greenwich, exploring the food and culture of the village. We did the tour at the start of our 2 week trip to New York and visited 3 of the stops a few times during our time in...More
Meet your guide at a convenient location in Greenwich Village and set off on a 3-hour neighborhood walking tour. Be sure to arrive with an empty stomach: This lunchtime tour will whisk you to numerous eateries, with ample snacking opportunities included.
Your first stop is a classic bagel bakery, where you’ll learn what makes New York bagels special, discover the history of this Big Apple staple, and do some sampling. Then, continue to an Italian spaghetti-and-meatball shop for an immersion in Greenwich Village’s cultural history.
Next, you’ll drop by a popular cupcake bakery before continuing onward to a classic New York pizzeria. In between bites, you’ll learn about Greenwich Village’s wealth of history, and can see its popular sights up close. The tour ends on a sweet note, with a visit to a gourmet doughnut shop.
Greenwich Village has long been one of New York’s best areas for dining and on this whirlwind culinary tour, you’ll be able to taste all of the neighborhood’s must-try specialties in a single afternoon. Follow your guide to locals-approved eateries, from traditional pizzerias to destination-worthy cupcake bakeries. As you stroll, you’ll also learn more about the history of the Village.