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Nomad & Flatiron Architecture & Food Tour

A Slice of History: Uncover the Culinary Treasures of Flatiron and Union Square!

Tour Info

Duration: 3 Hours

Tour Includes: 5 tastings! Professional tour guide and enough food for lunch!

Dietary Restrictions: Vegetarian friendly; Vegan & Gluten-free currently unavailable on this tour.

Walking Distance: 1 mile / 1.6km. This is one of our shortest walking tours but it packs a punch – great sightseeing, history and tons of food!

Tour meeting point: gold Tiffany’s clock in front of Eataly, located at 200 5th Avenue, New York, NY.

Tour Capacity: 4 people minimum / 14 people maximum

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From Eataly to one of NYC’s best bagels, we visit 5 fabulous spots for food! Plus amazing stories, architecture and more food along the way!

Embark on a unique culinary expedition that not only tantalizes your taste buds but also emphasizes social responsibility and cultural enrichment. Join us as we delve into the historic yet ever-evolving neighborhoods of the Flatiron District and Union Square, where the echoes of history harmonize with the beat of modernity. With seasoned guides to lead the way, each step of this tour is a delightful blend of taste, history, and community engagement.

Tour Highlights:

Flatiron and Union Square: Start your adventure in the pulsating heart of New York City, where the storied past of the Flatiron and Union Square areas unfolds through iconic architecture and gastronomic delights. As you explore these vibrant neighborhoods, our guides will share tales of the city’s historical landmarks, weaving a narrative that connects the old with the new.

Madison Square Park: Enjoy the tranquility of Madison Square Park, an urban oasis amid the bustling cityscape. Here, you’ll not only relish delicious food but also learn about the park’s role in providing community space and promoting urban greenery, enhancing both environmental awareness and quality of life for city dwellers.

Union Square Greenmarket: Wander through the bustling stalls of the Union Square Greenmarket, a hub of local agriculture and sustainable practices. Our Social Impact Partner, the LES Ecology Center, will provide insights into urban composting and sustainability efforts. This market exemplifies how community-focused initiatives can create a sustainable urban environment that supports both local farmers and the city’s eco-friendly goals.

Flatiron Building: Capture stunning photos of the iconic Flatiron Building. As a symbol of New York’s architectural ambition and innovation, it serves as a perfect backdrop to discuss the city’s blend of historical preservation and modern development.

Food Stops: Dive into New York City’s rich culinary scene with stops at some of the best eateries that highlight both innovation and tradition:

  • Eataly: Savor Roman-style pizza at Eataly, where artisanal Italian fare meets sustainable sourcing, emphasizing the importance of quality ingredients from responsible farming.
  • Zucker’s Bagels: Bite into a modern twist on the classic New York Reuben sandwich, showcasing the diversity of New York’s culinary scene and its ongoing evolution.
  • Honeybrains: Nourish your mind with a meticulously crafted grain bowl at Honeybrains, where each ingredient is chosen for its health benefits, emphasizing the connection between good food and overall wellness.
  • Bread’s Bakery: Indulge in award-winning Chocolate Rugelach, a treat that ties in the city’s rich cultural mosaic through its delightful flavors.
  • Devoción Coffee: Enjoy a revitalizing coffee break at Devoción, known for its direct-trade coffee that supports sustainable practices and fair conditions for coffee farmers.

Join us on this New York City Foodie Adventure and experience a journey that feeds your stomach and your soul. This tour not only highlights the best of New York’s culinary offerings but also its commitment to community and sustainability. Let our expert guides illuminate the paths through engaging stories, ensuring your experience is both enjoyable and enlightening.