New York City

Flatiron Food Tour

Experience this trendy and elegant neighborhood with some of NYC’s best high-end restaurants, boasting elevated cuisine from the world’s best chefs.

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Imbibe in Elevated Cuisine & Cocktails in this Iconic NYC Neighborhood

Join us on our NYC Flatiron Food Tour as we explore the trendy NYC restaurant scene – known for its Flatiron Building. Originally the neighborhood of the New York social elite and debaucherous types during the Gilded Age, today NoMad and Flatiron boast some of the top restaurants in New York City, including many Michelin-starred and Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurants. Let’s indulge together by eating and drinking our way through this classy neighborhood!

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From $175 Per Person
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2.5 to 3 Hours
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3-4 Restaurants
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Private Tour
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4 Courses & 3 Beverage Pairings (Optional)

How it Works

What’s Included

  • 3-Hour Walking Tour (approximately 1 1/2 mile) 
  • Expertly Trained Avital Guide 
  • 4-Course Meal with Appetizers, Entree, and Dessert 
  • 3 Alcoholic Beverage Pairings (optional upgrade) 
  • Delightful Sprinkling of Culinary Stories and History

Example Dishes & Drinks

Our Flatiron Food Tour includes 4-courses – two appetizers, one entree, and one dessert – with a sprinkling of culinary history and stories in between. We focus on quality over quantity, but we promise you won’t leave hungry! Here are some possible tastings to satiate your curiosity.

stewed beef dumplings at turkish kitchen nyc flatiron restaurant

Turkish Manti, poached beef dumplings, with garlic yogurt sauce from Michelin Bib Gourmand Turkish Restaurant

floral pappardelle on a plate from il fiorista restaurant in nyc flatiron district

Fresh made, floral-infused pappardelle pasta from Michelin Plate Recommended Floral themed Restaurant

mozzarella di buffalo bites from obica nyc flatiron restaurant

Mozzarella di Bufala flown in from Italy paired with toasted focaccia

Moussakas from periyali on a nyc flatiron food tour

Classic Ground Lamb Moussakas at Fine Dining Greek restaurant

Example Restaurants

We’ll visit 3-4 of the best restaurants in NYC’s Flatiron and Nomad District, featuring hot spots (Avital guests skip the line) and hidden gems. All of our restaurants not only serve outstanding food and drinks, but they also have a rich story to discover.

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Il Fiorista

Michelin Plate Restaurant with trendy modern interior

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Periyali

Modern Greek Restaurant

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Turkish Kitchen

Michelin Bib Gourmand Turkish Restaurant

Obica NYC Restaurant interior in Flatiron District
Obica

Mozarella Bar with tendy modern interior

Ilili NYC Restaurant Interior in Flatiron District
Ilili

Upscale Lebanese Restaurant

“Avital made me look like a rockstar in front of the team.”

Avital made me look like a rockstar in front of the team. We had a wonderful time, and it was the perfect end to our time together in NYC. I can’t thank them enough.

 

Derek H.
Sr. Director at ABM, 12 Guests, NYC Food Tour

Where is it?

Madison Square Park, Madison Avenue, New York, NY, USA

Our start location varies but is always within a 3-block walk from Madison Square Park (located near the 4, 5, and 6 subway lines). You’ll receive your exact meeting location after booking.

Run of Show

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1: Meet Expert Avital Guide & Introduction

Guests meet Avital Guide at pre-determined location. Kick off the tour with fun introductions!

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2: 1st Restaurant for Appetizer & Optional Beverage Pairing

Arrive at the first neighborhood restaurant and sink your teeth into a delicious appetizer with a carefully curated alcoholic (or non-alcoholic if you prefer) beverage pairing.

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3: Visit Iconic Landmark

Head towards your next restaurant destination, but on the way discover unique murals, historic statues, or hidden curiosities with rich commentary from your Avital Guide.

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4: 2nd Restaurant for Appetizer & Optional Beverage Pairing

Enjoy your second small plate appetizer with another delicious beverage pairing as you hear stories about the restaurant, culinary scene, and the people who make it all possible.

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5: Discover Neighborhood Story

As you walk to your 3rd restaurant destination you’ll continue your journey through the neighborhood with more awesome storytelling and fun facts.

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6: 3rd (or 4th) Restaurant for Entree, Dessert & Optional Beverage Pairing

Indulge in your main entree course with another incredible beverage pairing as you chat, enjoy, and connect with your fellow diners.

Then enjoy a scrumptious sweet treat for your final tasting. Your Avital Guide will wrap up the tour, answer any final questions, and can recommend other awesome places to visit next time!

The Essentials

Availability

Private tours are available any day of the week, at any time! Public tours are not available right now.

Distance

The NYC Flatiron Food Tour is a flat route, approximately 1 1/2 miles. 

Group Size

Private tours don’t have a minimum or maximum number of people. Ask your private curator for minimum spends.

Alcohol

Guests over 21 years can add the alcohol pairing upgrade which includes 3 carefully curated drinks.

Gratuity

Gratuity is included in your package price! 

Lead Time

We can accommodate Private Bookings in advance or rush. Start your booking and we’ll get back to you right away!

Private Flatiron Tour

Our Flatiron Food Tour is only available for private groups. It’s great for team building, client entertainment, birthday parties, and large groups.

  • Reserve Your Preferred Day & Time
  • Any Group Size
  • Private Avital Guide For Your Group
  • Customize Your Package

“As a native New Yorker, this tour added another great dimension to my hometown.

I had a very delicious time on the Flatiron tour. As a native New Yorker, this tour added another great dimension to my hometown, and I look forward to going on other tours with this company!

 

Arlene B. via Google
Flatiron Food Tour

Upgrades & Add-ons

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Add 3 Alcoholic Beverages
$70 Per Person

Curated cocktails, beer, or wine pairings to enhance your dining experience.

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Add More Food
$40 Per Person

Perfect for dinner-time tours. Available on private tours only.

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Add Bubbly Toast
$25 Per Person

Perfect for celebratory occasions. Available on private tours only.

Dietary Restrictions

For private tours, we can accommodate all dietary restrictions with advance notice. You will be asked for your dietary restrictions during your booking process. If you are unsure if we can accommodate your restriction, please email us at [email protected]. Please note that this tour may include nuts, dairy, seafood, spicy food, and pork.

Why Choose Avital for Your Flatiron Food Tour?

Expertly Guided

Our Flatiron Food Tour is led by a trained, expert Avital Guide. You can sit back and enjoy as your host takes care of all the logistics with rich storytelling and group engagement along the way.

VIP Experience

No waiting in lines and each course is served seated at a reserved table. Tours can be an intimate, small-group experience yet still have that same VIP feeling for large groups.

Experienced Team

A full support team to ensure a turnkey booking and seamless experience from start to finish.

Dietary Restriction Friendly

We understand dietary restrictions and want everyone to leave feeling cared for and full! We’ll ask for your restrictions after booking.

Taste The Best

Instead of visiting a whole bunch of average places with tiny toothpick bites, we visit 3-4 incredible restaurants that not only serve steller food and drinks, but are passionate about storytelling and the guest experience.

NYC Food Tour FAQs

How to Book Your Private Event

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1: Explore Packages

Download the PDF proposal to view packages and pricing for each experience. Still have questions? Schedule a call with your Culinary Curator.

 

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2: Start Your Booking

Submit your event details to get started. Upon submission, you’ll also have the option to make an initial, refundable deposit to reserve your date right away.

 

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3: Finalize Details

A real human will be in touch to finalize your event details, like confirming your package, how to submit request for dietary or alcohol accommodations, and when your final headcount is due.

Start Your Private Booking