8 Reasons to Take Our Food Tours if You’re a Tourist

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Visiting NYC? How about putting Queens in your itinerary? Explore New York City’s largest and most diverse borough with Queens Food Tours. Here are 8 reasons why tourists should be taking our tours

1. Get to know a different side of New York City

In 2015, Lonely Planet, the world’s largest travel guide book publisher, named Queens the #1 tourist destination in the USA touting its diversity and “global food culture”—it’s no surprise to us, because been at it for years! Let us show you what the rest is just starting to discover. Our tours helps tourists and visitors take a deeper look at the foods, culture and history of Queens that shows exactly why it’s the top destination in America.


2. Track Record of Trust and Success

We are the only licensed NYC food tour in Queens to operate all year round with 5 star ratings on Tripadvisor and Yelp. And you can always trust us to show you around this borough like it’s our home—because it is. Our guides are lifelong natives with incredible love, passion and pride for Queens.


3. A Real “Off the beaten, Non-touristy” Experience

Let’s be honest, there’s no part of Manhattan that can truly be considered “non-touristy” or “off the beaten”. We are not about exploring the obvious or crowded touristy spots. We take you off the beaten path and have experiences only a local would know about. If you typically avoid tours, this tour is for you.


4. Explore Beyond What You’re Use To

You’ve probably seen the Empire State Building; done Times Square; went to Central Park; shopped at fifth avenue; walked across the Brooklyn Bridge and even made it to the Bronx Zoo… it’s time to fill up on Queens! Uncover a different side of NYC–that is far more delicious and see for yourself why the culinary scene here reigns over the other boroughs.


5. Delicious Foods from Hidden Gems

If you want to eat touristy food, you don’t need us. But if you’re about local cuisines with globally inspired recipes; home-style cooking reminiscent of your grandmothers kitchen; and good ole fashioned, authentic eats, we are just the tour for you!


6. Significantly Enhance Your Visit.

Tour with us early in your visit and you will know exactly where to go and what eateries to go back to for the rest of your stay. We’ll take you to the places you may not find on your own and taste food items that you may not have considered ordering.


7. We Offer the ABSOLUTE Best Way to See Queens!

For any new place to explore, the 3 most famous questions are “what to see?” “what to do?” and “where to eat?”  Our food tours answers all of that and more—within 3 hours. Pretty cool don’t ya think?


8. It’s JUST FUN!

You’ll eat well, learn something new, meet new friends, enjoy old friends, while walking it all off in the process. What can be a more fun way to spend 3 hours?