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Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest provided by Ahoy New York Food Tours

Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest

Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest
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About
Explore two New York neighborhoods renowned for their food culture, Little Italy and Chinatown, on this tasting tour. Follow your guide to learn about the history of each neighborhood through gourmet food samples at eateries loved and revered by locals. This tour means you can avoid the hassle of making restaurant reservations or scouting out the area’s best restaurants on your own.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Highlights
  • Gourmet walking tour of NYC food destinations in Little Italy and Chinatown
  • Discover hidden gems in two NYC neighborhoods thanks to your guide
  • Skip the line at popular restaurants
  • Guide leads the tour and provides handouts, maps, and coupons
What to expect
  • Start the day on a high note by meeting your guide in Little Italy for an introduction and a delicious cannoli. As you walk through Little Italy, the guide provides little-known facts and stories about the neighborhood’s rich history and culture. Along the way, sample a variety of Italian specialties from mom-and-pop shops and beloved hole-in-the-wall establishments. A sample tasting menu includes prosciutto, olives, cheeses, fresh pasta, and homemade mozzarella. Chinatown is a short stroll away. Breeze past the often long lines at one of the neighborhood’s oldest restaurants and sit down for a tasting menu of steaming hot dim sum. After the meal, follow your guide to historic Chinatown landmarks you may not have noticed otherwise. Finally, enjoy fresh dumplings and traditional Chinese pastries. The guide distributes handouts that include a list of restaurants visited, helpful maps, coupons, and recommendations for when you return. The tour ends in Chinatown.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Highlights
  • Gourmet walking tour of NYC food destinations in Little Italy and Chinatown
  • Discover hidden gems in two NYC neighborhoods thanks to your guide
  • Skip the line at popular restaurants
  • Guide leads the tour and provides handouts, maps, and coupons
What to expect
  • Start the day on a high note by meeting your guide in Little Italy for an introduction and a delicious cannoli. As you walk through Little Italy, the guide provides little-known facts and stories about the neighborhood’s rich history and culture. Along the way, sample a variety of Italian specialties from mom-and-pop shops and beloved hole-in-the-wall establishments. A sample tasting menu includes prosciutto, olives, cheeses, fresh pasta, and homemade mozzarella. Chinatown is a short stroll away. Breeze past the often long lines at one of the neighborhood’s oldest restaurants and sit down for a tasting menu of steaming hot dim sum. After the meal, follow your guide to historic Chinatown landmarks you may not have noticed otherwise. Finally, enjoy fresh dumplings and traditional Chinese pastries. The guide distributes handouts that include a list of restaurants visited, helpful maps, coupons, and recommendations for when you return. The tour ends in Chinatown.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 22264P1
Call +27 21 426 8204
Important information
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Detailed itinerary
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Bottles of water (you may bring one and refill at a couple locations during the tour)
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Silk Road Cafe, 30 Mott St, New York, NY 10013, USA Directions: The tour meets in front of Silk Road Cafe at 30 Mott Street, NY, NY 10013, (between Pell and Mosco street, across from the church). Take subway lines 6, N, R, or Q to Canal St.  Once you exit the station walk east along Canal Street, at Mott Street turn right (walking south) until you reach Silk Road Cafe. You may also take the B or D subway lines to Grand Street, walk west on Grand Street until you reach Mott, turn left (walking south) on Mott until you reach Silk Road Cafe. Your guide will be holding a sign in front of Silk Road Cafe. If you are running late or cannot find us, please call (917) 647-7394.
  • Ferrara Bakery & Cafe, 195 Grand St, New York, NY 10013, USA
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for children aged 5 and under
  • Please mention food allergies or dietary restrictions in special requirements. (Must be received 48 hours prior to tour date)
  • A maximum of 4 people per booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 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 12 travellers
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Detailed itinerary
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Bottles of water (you may bring one and refill at a couple locations during the tour)
Departure details
  • Silk Road Cafe, 30 Mott St, New York, NY 10013, USA Directions: The tour meets in front of Silk Road Cafe at 30 Mott Street, NY, NY 10013, (between Pell and Mosco street, across from the church). Take subway lines 6, N, R, or Q to Canal St.  Once you exit the station walk east along Canal Street, at Mott Street turn right (walking south) until you reach Silk Road Cafe. You may also take the B or D subway lines to Grand Street, walk west on Grand Street until you reach Mott, turn left (walking south) on Mott until you reach Silk Road Cafe. Your guide will be holding a sign in front of Silk Road Cafe. If you are running late or cannot find us, please call (917) 647-7394.
  • Ferrara Bakery & Cafe, 195 Grand St, New York, NY 10013, USA
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Ferrara Bakery & Cafe, 195 Grand St, New York, NY 10013, USA
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for children aged 5 and under
  • Please mention food allergies or dietary restrictions in special requirements. (Must be received 48 hours prior to tour date)
  • A maximum of 4 people per booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 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 12 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 12 Oct 2021
A note from Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest
As of 8/16/21, the City of NY has mandated guests 12 & older show proof of vaccination for indoor dining. Our tours have indoor dining experiences- we will require proof of vaccination for guests 12 & older. Face masks required indoors. Hand sanitizer is available. Guides practice social distancing.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Silk Road Cafe
    30 Mott St, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Directions: The tour meets in front of Silk Road Cafe at 30 Mott Street, NY, NY 10013, (between Pell and Mosco street, across from the church). Take subway lines 6, N, R, or Q to Canal St.  Once you exit the station walk east along Canal Street, at Mott Street turn right (walking south) until you reach Silk Road Cafe. You may also take the B or D subway lines to Grand Street, walk west on Grand Street until you reach Mott, turn left (walking south) on Mott until you reach Silk Road Cafe. Your guide will be holding a sign in front of Silk Road Cafe. If you are running late or cannot find us, please call (917) 647-7394.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Little Italy
    Stop: 90 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Chinatown
    Stop: 90 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Ferrara Bakery & Cafe
    195 Grand St, New York, NY 10013, USA
    See address & details
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Lindsey C
Chicago, IL4 contributions
If you love history & food this is for you
Oct 2021 • Couples
I love history; so between learning about the history of these neighborhoods and sampling the food it was my favorite afternoon! Zoey was a fantastic tour guide.
Written 17 October 2021
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juliey354
St. Louis3 contributions
Great food tour
Oct 2021 • Family
Zoey was a great knowledgeable tour guide. The food was delicious and fun. Great walking tour for the whole family
Written 17 October 2021
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Elizabeth M
Kansas City, MO2 contributions
So much to eat in such a small area!
Oct 2021 • Couples
Zoe was amazing. Knowledgeable and friendly. Pace was perfect. Food was delicious- highly recommend to anyone. Who knew there was so much to see and eat in a few blocks?
Written 17 October 2021
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Alisa P
2 contributions
Great experience!
Oct 2021 • Friends
Our guide, Liz, was fantastic! We learned a lot, had so much fun and ate a ton of fantastic food! highly recommend this tour!
Written 15 October 2021
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Christin R
1 contribution
Excellent tour
Oct 2021
Liz was quite enjoyable and the tastings were marvelous. Directions to the meeting location were very easy to follow. I loved getting to sample from and support local businesses in our 3 hour tour. The time just flew by!
Written 14 October 2021
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Laurisch
6 contributions
Fascinating and delicious food
Excellent way to learn about the city in a fun, dynamic and delicious tour! Mariana was friendly, fun and knowledgable. The food was great and the stories about the city were fascinating!
Written 11 October 2021
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Meghan
1 contribution
10/10
Oct 2021 • Couples
Our guide Liz was great, so friendly and knowledgeable! This tour is the perfect way to explore a historic area and support delicious local businesses.
Written 8 October 2021
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Tom C
Montclair, NJ37 contributions
Excellent
Samples offerings from nine restaurants and discovered the history of two important communities over three hours. Our guide Maryana was superb and high energy - couldn’t have been better.
Written 3 October 2021
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Hi 711tomc, Thank you for your review and kind words about Maryana--she truly loves her job and it shows. Thanks for calling our tour "excellent" and we hope to see you again on your next visit.
Written 6 October 2021
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nikinicoleclark
Franklin, TN2 contributions
Trip to NYC
A fun (and delicious!) way to explore Chinatown and Little Italy. Liz was very enthusiastic and knew her stuff. We loved the recommendations for the next trip, too!
Written 2 October 2021
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Hi nikinicoleclark-- so happy to read that you enjoyed the tour with Liz. Yes--the recommendations are so helpful --we agree! Thanks for having fun and tasty time with us, come back again soon.
Written 6 October 2021
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Ellen B
Eagan, MN7 contributions
Great food and a little history along the way!
This was a great tour! My husband and I were looking for a cool way to experience these neighborhoods and this definitely fit the bill! The food was great and the tour was very educational. I would recommend this tour if you are looking to experience great food and a little history along the way.
Written 27 September 2021
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Hi Ellen B, Thank you for your kind review. Thanks for recommending our tour--we agree food and history are a great pair. Hope to see you again soon! Stay and eat well!
Written 2 October 2021
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