Not All Olive Oil Is Created Equal…by the Food Network

Olive Oil 101If you have ever been on our Original Greenwich Village Food and Cultural Tour you know a thing or two about olive oil after stopping into Olivers & Company's Greenwich Village shop to taste some basil olive oil, truffled popcorn and 8 year old balsamic vinegar.  If you haven't tried our tour YET, [...]

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Di Fara Pizza Trip with the Pizza Boys!!!

The Pizza Boys Take a Trip!On a cold and dreary Wednesday in January Tour guides Mason and Raheem took a pilgrimage out to the legendary Pizza spot Di Fara for what has been referred to as NYC’s greatest pizza, now in it’s 51st year.  This pizza store is as much lore as it is legend [...]

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Let’s Play Ball…and eat some GREAT food!

This Monday April 6th is what we all look forward to as an official end to the winter...Baseball Opening Day!  Nothing but sunny days and ballpark franks are ahead at two local legendary sports institutions, Citi Field and Yankee Stadium.  But for the NYC foodies we know that we are, we have a certain level [...]

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14 Excellent Doughnut Destinations in New York City From Eater.com

It's Monday, your weekend was rough, and all you need is a doughnut!  Luckily for you, and us, Eater.com has found the 14 most EXCELLENT Doughnut Destinations in the NYC area.  And if you happen to be on our Chelsea Market tour this morning, you will have a chance to try one of them at [...]

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Spring is here…with Smorgasburg!

For us Foodies this is really how we know that spring is around the corner!  Smorgasburg opens next weekend with 21, yes over 20 new delicious food stands!  With everything from Mozzarella Bombs to French Fry burritos this outdoor market season is definitely one not to be missed!Check out this great article from eater.com with [...]

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The Top 5 “Top” Lists

Okay, I'm going to get a little meta on you right now. We've all seen them, they plaster the internet: the "top" lists. Top 5 Regrets People Have On Their Death Beds, Top 5 Movies of the Summer, Top 5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Left Hand, etc. Sometimes they're awesome, and sometimes they're [...]

By | 2017-04-28T15:44:53+00:00 August 15, 2012|Insider Info|Comments Off on The Top 5 “Top” Lists

Behind the Scenes at Foods of New York Tours

Well hello there! Thanks for dropping by. This is the shiny new and improved Foods of New York Tours blog. We've done the blog thing before, and if you check out our archives, you'll find all kinds of tasty morsels and recommendations: best places to check out in Chinatown, official recommendations from our New York [...]

By | 2017-04-28T15:32:48+00:00 May 23, 2012|Insider Info, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes at Foods of New York Tours

Make Tonight a Date Night

Dates should never be underrated. Whether with a long-term partner, a good friend, or a new prospect, dates are great ways to explore a relationship. In the recently released movie “Date Night,” the Fosters, played by Steve Carrell and Tina Fey, are a married couple attempting to break their routine and reignite their romance. But [...]

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