NYC Food Cart Walking Tour

Discover the Best Curbside Kitchens on a Two Hour NYC Food Tour

2 Participants Included - Add More?

About This Experience

General Information hide

New York City's mobile food carts have moved from street meat to more haute cuisine, offering delicacies such as kati rolls, Jamaican jerk chicken and even tasty deserts. This two-hour guided New York Food Tour will highlight the best of the new Food Cart bunch.

You and your guest will enjoy a strolling lunch around Midtown or Downtown Manhattan Financial District where you will sample a menu of offerings and hear of the unique stories of the proprietors--from struggling immigrants to culinary school drop-outs, to former 4-star restaurant chefs. Along the way, your Guide will discuss the history of the challenges of running these demanding, yet delicious small businesses.

Mouth-watering bites on the tour range from falafel and vegetables, chicken and rice, Korean short ribs, waffles with toppings, schnitzel, kati rolls, jerk or stewed chicken, to Mexican chocolate brownies! So whether you are looking for fun things to do in New York, a unique gift or a guide to the perfect New York City lunch, this 5 Star Rated NYC Food Cart Tour is the perfect experience gift!

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Where It's Located hide

  • Midtown, New York
  • The Financial District, New York

Who Is Included hide

The NYC Food Cart Walking Tour Xperience Certificate® is for two participants. There will be additional participants on the tour.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Food Cart Tours are offered in Midtown Manhattan on select Thursday afternoons May to November and Friday afternoons year round. The Financial District on select Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons year-round, subject to availability. Midtown Tours typically begin at 2:00 PM and Financial District Tours typically begin at 12:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Food Cart Tours of New York City have a tour length of 2 hours and a total duration of approximately 2¼ hours.

Weather hide

The Manhttan Food Cart Tours take place in all weather conditions.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably. Flat rubber-soled walking shoes are recommended for this culinary adventure.

Additional Information hide

Tours include less than one mile of walking. Each participant will receive a bottle of water for the tour. There are typically six stops for tastings, and enough food is offered that, for most, a meal afterwards is not needed.

Participants should bring spending money as they will have the opportunity to purchase additional food, beverages, gifts and souvenirs on the tour.

Gratuities for your tour guide are not included but are greatly appreciated and may be offered at the end of the event.

Specific stops on the tour are subject to change.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the NYC Food Cart Walking Tour Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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