NYC Food Tour: Fifth Avenue Hidden Secrets & History Tour in New York, NY

Like A Local LLCNew York Public LibraryNew York, NY 10017
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Experience the sights and sounds of Fifth Avenue Manhattan - and some great food, too, in this NYC walking tour! This iconic retail avenue is full of luxurious flagship stores, high-end hotels and famous churches. Hear engaging stories of this incredible street’s history, from Central Park to Rockefeller Center, and sample some of the locals’ favorite food.

up to 3 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • See St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Saks Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center and more and an expert local guide!
  • This is a NYC food tour along the city's most luxurious retail strip.
  • Tour duration is approximately 3 hours. Arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.
  • Suitable for all ages. Children 3 and under are free.
  • Includes 4 food stops (food included in ticket price).
  • Other food and drinks may have additional fees.
  • Small-group size with a maximum of 14 participants.
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes.
  • Tour guides are working actors, comedians or writers, as well as amazing storytellers.


from NYC Food Tour: Fifth Avenue Hidden Secrets & History
Think you know everything there is to know about the world famous Fifth Avenue? Think again! This tour is great for locals!

Experience the world’s most iconic retail avenue with a local on this exclusive NYC walking food tour. Learn about the neighborhood’s incredible history through storytelling. And now we also feature some great food stops – food included in the price!

Like a Local partnered with the Fifth Avenue Association to bring you inside some of NYC’s most famous hotels, shops, churches and landmarks.

This walking tour features many of NYC’s most majestic sights, from Central Park to Rockefeller Center. Learn the incredible history of this area through engaging storytelling. We will enter several beautiful, iconic institutions and a few hidden gems that are definitely worth knowing.

Since 1907, the Fifth Avenue Association has been working to ensure that Fifth Avenue is the most iconic street in the world.

Food Stops
Now you can see and taste your way through 5th Avenue with this expansion!
  • The Kati Roll Company: Try a 1 of a kind Indian street food favorite
    Joe’s Soup Dumplings: Enjoy the famous soup dumplings!
  • Honeybrains: sip on a specialty drink made with health, nutrition, and neuroscience in mind.
  • Chip City: Taste a delicious gooey cookie from cookie legends at Chip City!

Food is included in the tour price!

*Tour runs rain, snow or shine.
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Frequently Asked Questions about NYC Food Tour: Fifth Avenue Hidden Secrets & History

Where do we meet for this Fifth Avenue Manhattan Tour?

The Fifth Avenue Hidden Secrets & History Tour will meet at the New York Public Library located at Fifth Avenue at 42nd St, New York.

How long is the NYC Food Tour?

This walking food tour is approximately 3 hours and spans a mile and a half. Arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. You will walk at a leisurely pace and stop frequently to discuss interesting points along the way, but will be on your feet most of the time.

What does the tour include?

This tour includes food and an expertly guided walking tour featuring many of NYC's most iconic sights including the NYC Public Library, Bryant Park, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, Harry Winston, Cartier, and more!

Is this tour suitable for children?

Yes! Children under 3 are not required to purchase a ticket unless they would like to enjoy the tastings. Please keep in mind that tours are 3 hours long and there is a considerable amount of walking.

Are the tours conducted in English only?

This tour is conducted in English but their guides speak Spanish, Italian and French. If you need a tour in another language, please make a note at time of booking or call the number on your e-ticket.

What should I bring with me?

Bring the confirmation voucher (either printed or on mobile), a refillable water bottle, and weather appropriate items like sunscreen, an umbrellas and hat.

What should I wear?

Wear comfortable clothing and comfortable shoes as you will be walking for the majority of the tour. Guests must be able to move at a reasonable pace.

Are the tours wheelchair and stroller accessible?

Yes, this tour is both wheelchair and stroller accessible. Most of the spots are street level.

Can I bring my pet?

Yes, dogs are fine as long as you don't mind leaving them outside when stopping by food establishments.

What about inclement weather?

Tours will run rain, snow or shine. Dress accordingly to the weather.