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5 star rating: Highly Recommended 41 Reviews

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  • Location: New York City, New York
  • Duration:  2 hours (approx.)
Treat your taste buds to some of the best street food in New York City, dished out of gourmet curbside kitchens! Explore either Midtown or the Financial District on foot as you taste six different food cart dishes. Your guide will also tell you about the rich food cart heritage in New York. After this delicious walking tour, you'll never look at street food the same again!

Highlights

  • Guided food cart tour in New York City
  • Taste six different food cart dishes in Manhattan
  • Learn the stories behind these curbside kitchens during your walking tour
  • Choose a tour either in the Financial District or Midtown

What You Can Expect

New York City Gourmet Food Cart Walking Tour

Food Cart Tour

Sprinkled across Manhattan are some of the best dining experiences on the planet. No, not Michelin-starred restaurants – gourmet food carts! Over the past few years, food carts have gained popularity in New York City (among other cities across the country) and have grown from just a hot dog with ketchup to some of the best falafel you’ll find outside of Tel Aviv or the most flavorful curry this side of Mumbai.

Follow your guide through either the Financial District or Midtown in search of six different cuisines for you to try. The selections your guide chooses will change just as frequently as the locations of the carts, so you’ll be in for a surprise! Possible food carts include Trini-Paki Boys, Souvlaki Truck or Wafels & Dinges and you can expect food like falafel, Korean short ribs and Mexican chocolate brownies.

Lace up your walking shoes and bring your appetite!

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Bryan was a great host on this tour, he is a lot of fun but very informative. The food from all the trucks was great, we would never normally eat from trucks like this on the street.

Jacqueline M
United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

This tour and our guide Bryan was just great. Highly recommended. We tried food that we would not have been brave enough too and it was all great. We also learnt lots of the history, we had no idea about, very interesting, I won't spoilt it. I love doing the food tours, you learn so much and get to try the local cuisine, some better then restaurant quality, definitely the case here.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Loved this tour. Brian was awesome, really knew his stuff about New York and the food scene. A definite do during any visit!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

Sarah our tour guide was great! So lovely and found places for us to eat and hide from the snow. The vendors are lovely and their food is delicious!
We would have loved to have tried more but the 2hrs went really quickly.
Thanks again

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

Wonderful guide made this tour very rewarding and unforgettable in all aspects. New what he was talking about, also the social and regulative sides.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

Super fun, and the food was great! The tour guide, Brian, was awesome. Highly recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2014

Awesome great guide. A lot of fun

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2014

Loved it. Food was awesome and the tour guide was great! Highly recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2014

A lovely small group of only 4 people. Guide - Brian was wonderful. Extremely passionate about what he does and it shows! He was incredibly knowledgeable and took the time and care to find out about each of us on tour. The food from the food carts was delicious. Waffles at the end were a high point

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