Italians of Greenwich Village Food Tour

Food, Wine & Nightlife in USA

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This is a fun-filled interactive walking tour of Greenwich Village's Italian neighborhood. See St. Anthony's Church, Raffetto's Pasta Store and then stroll Washington Square Park. Stroll past MacDougal Street's Caffe Reggio. This 2-hour tour is led by a local, licensed NYC tour guide with Italian family roots in the neighborhood for over 125 years. Your food tour guide gives you an insider's perspective into local history with music, serenades and family tales.   Samples subject to change.
This walking tour, lasting around two hours, starts at St. Anthony's of Padua Church, the oldest existing Italian parish and the first Italian church in New York City, built in 1886. Saunter by Caffe Reggio, the first espresso coffee house in Greenwich Village founded 1906.  Enjoy a Grandmaslice at Ben's Pizzeria. See the daily selection of homemade egg, chocolate, basil and lemon pastas at Raffetto's Pasta Shop. Munch on a tasty meatball and Italian pepper biscuits.  Top it all off with a yummy pastry from Rocco's bakery Learn about local history and lore, with Walking Greg, your local guide. He'll give you the inside scoop on the history in this famous neighborhood.  All samples subject to change

What’s included

  • The bites are subject to change depending on availability. A savory Raffetto's meatball just like Grandma's A steamy Faicco's Sicilian rice ball Italian fennel or pepper biscuits A cheesy Grandma slice from Ben's Pizza Fresh roasted and brewed Porto Rico espresso Rocco's decadent fruita-mi-su pastry
  • Samples subject to change

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • No alcohol
  • Soft drinks are available to purchase
  • Gratuities are appreciated


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide