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Flatiron and Union Square Food, Architecture and History Tour

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Highlights
  • Sample a variety of gourmet foods from eateries loved by locals
  • Go with a guide: The amount of shops and cafes can be overwhelming
  • Learn little-known facts about the area’s history and architecture
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Flatiron Food, Architecture and History Tour
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Flatiron Food, Architecture and History Tour
US$ 50.00
Overview

Explore two of New York’s most charming neighborhoods, Flatiron and Union Square, on this food, history, and architecture tour. A local guide provides an insider’s perspective on the city, and takes you to spots you may not have found on your own. The tasting menu constitutes a full lunch, and includes treats such as artisanal grilled cheese, a classic New York sub, and fresh croissants.

What to Expect

Meet your guide in the Flatiron district in the morning, and head to Eataly, an Italian food market. There, enjoy a coffee at Caffe Lavazza and a warm slice of breakfast focaccia.

Stroll over to Eisenberg’s, a sandwich joint loved by locals and celebrities. Pause for photos of the iconic triangular Flatiron Building directly across the street as you listen to the guide’s stories about its architecture. Your small group size encourages questions and conversation.

Follow the guide down to Beecher’s, a hard-to-spot gem near Union Square. As you indulge in one of its famous grilled cheeses, watch the cheese being made in the on-site factory.

Absorb the revolutionary history of Union Square, courtesy of your guide. On arrival at Breads Bakery, hidden away from the bustle of Union Square, enjoy a fresh pastry with the group. The tour ends here, steps from the park and shopping on Fifth Avenue.

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Reviews (45)

1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile
A Native Re-discovering My City.

As a New Yorker expat, re-discovering my city was a rare trip. My cousin booked this tour and got me to join her. Well, the things one take for granted became alive with history and fabulous learning. Our tour guide Rory, was a lovely young...More

Thank Sarushkaya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing tour!

We had Rory as our guide and she was so nice!! Very knowledgeable, and all the points selected to see very interesting!! I would definitely recommend this tour!!

Thank Niki K
Reviewed 10 August 2018
Wonderful Experience!!

We experienced the Flat Iron food tour yesterday. It was amazing!! Our tour guide, Rory was great! We loved her - bubbly, friendly personality. She was extremely knowledgeable about everything - the food, history & architecture. Great selection of food. I would definitely recommend to...More

Thank sinaj1115
Reviewed 14 July 2018
Wonderful Tour and Guide!!!

Our tour guide Rory was fabulous. She was so passionate about the city and you can tell she loves what she does. The food choices were great, the architecture was stunning and she had so many interesting stories to tell about landmarks it was so...More

2  Thank Fran D
Reviewed 2 July 2018
Great tour guide and informative tour

We chose this food tour out of a wide selection in NYC and we were not disappointed to have chosen this one! Our tour guide Rory was great, very knowledgeable and lots of fun along the way. Rory could answer all our questions and was...More

Thank MTaylor110
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