Tours & Experiences

A Flatiron Food, History & Architecture Tour

December 11, 2017 | BTSNYC
BTSNYC Experiences On Going Flatiron Food History Architecture Tour Like A Local

Enjoy some of New York City’s best and most unique food stops with a local! Come explore Flatiron’s food, history and architecture!

BTSNYC Experiences On Going Flatiron Food History Architecture Tour Like A Local Day

This tour has been recommended by Fodor’s Travel!


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There will be enough food for brunch with fascinating tales along the way. So, come and have fun!

Explore two of New York’s most iconic and picturesque neighborhoods: Flatiron & Union Square. On this tour you will enjoy 6 full portion, gourmet tastings. PS – this tour has excellent substitutions for vegetarians. You will walk one mile.

Included on the tour is the following food:

  • Delicious breakfast foccacia at Mario Batali’s epic artisanal Italian food emporium, Eataly
  • Historic Eisenberg’s Sandwich Shop (a celebrity favorite), established in 1939, for a classic New York sandwich
  • Enjoy a slice from one of New York’s most famous pizzerias, Grimaldi’s, but with a twist … this location is in the former Limelight (first a church, then a popular nightclub in the 80s and 90s)
  • Never ending cheese samples plus an out of this world grilled cheese sandwich at Beecher’s Cheese, where believe-it-or-not, they make cheese right in the middle of Manhattan!
  • Savor award-winning baked goods at Bread’s Bakery

We also stop for photos at the famous Flatiron Building and explore Madison Square Park and Union Square and learn about their incredible history.

More about the neighborhood:

Over a hundred years ago, the Flatiron District was a very important commercial and residential district in New York City. The Met Life Tower was once the tallest building in the world, many important historical figures lived in the neighborhood and there was of course, Ladies Mile.

Today, this incredibly beautiful and charming neighborhood is full of the city’s best restaurants and shops. Come enjoy all the modern day popularity of the Flatiron District and hear the interesting tales of what came before.

The tour is 3 hours long and includes 6 gourmet tastings. You will walk less than a mile or 1.6 km.

Rates: $50 / person
Times: Thursdays & Saturdays at 10:30am


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If you enjoyed this tour, you might want to check out the “Williamsburg Bites In A Brooklyn Food Adventure“, or even contact us to arrange a full picnic experience for your and your family/friends in Central Park!

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Noel Y. C.

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