This isn’t your grandmother’s Lower East Side anymore! Yes, some of the grand jewels of the neighborhood still exist like Russ & Daughter’s, Kossar’s Bialys and Yonah Schimmel knishes, but this tour will take you to some of the newest hotspots in New York City.
Today’s Lower East Side is filled with some of the best restaurants and eateries in New York, in addition to some of the most fashionable young designer shops and boutiques found anywhere in the city.
You’ll see coffee being roasted in a 21st century way, taste the most exotic donuts you’ve ever had, bite into delicious sandwiches, pucker at fresh dill pickles and aaaahhhhhhhhh over creamy mission fig and chocolate chili ice cream.
We can’t think of a better way to explore one of the trendiest neighborhoods in New York. You’ll learn about the area’s immigrant history while tasting foods influenced from all corners of the globe.
Each tour is led by an energetic, knowledgeable and experienced licensed New York City Sightseeing Guide who can answer all your questions about New York and introduce you to some of the best foods and beverages you’ve ever had.
Saturday, and Sunday at 11am
Approximately 2 hours. Distance covered is roughly 1 mile.
Note: All participants must be at least 8 years of age.