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This small-group tour of Carroll Gardens and its food scene kicks off at Stinky Bklyn, an artisanal cheese shop. This tour occurs over lunchtime and includes a generous array of nibbles, so come ready to snack.

Sample some cheese, and hear stories about the cheese shop before heading to your next stop. As you explore what Carroll Gardens has to offer, your guide shares stories about the neighborhood, about Brooklyn’s history, and the business owners who have helped turn the area into a hot spot for food lovers.

During the tour, you visit a number of stops, including a Middle Eastern bakery, an Italian coffee shop, and an old-fashioned soda fountain. In addition to the culinary stops, you’ll also get to admire the characteristic brownstone houses found in the area.

The tour ends on Court Street, near a subway station.

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See a side of Brooklyn that most visitors miss when you embark on this small-group walking tour of the Carroll Gardens neighborhood. Follow in the footsteps of locals and visit some of the area’s most popular independent shops and eateries. While you sample everything from artisanal cheeses and crunchy falafel to treats at an old-fashioned soda fountain, your guide will share stories about the shops, as well as Brooklyn’s history.

  • Explore Brooklyn like a local with your guide and small group for company
  • Enjoy a number of generous samples at different shops in Carroll Gardens
  • Learn about the history of Brooklyn and its culinary scene from your guide
  • Receive a neighborhood map to use for later explorations
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Reviewed 1 week ago
A relaxing and educational tour

Our tour on Sunday was an educational and fun way to learn about Brooklyn and its diversified neighborhoods. Mary Hannah is a fantastic tour guide. She is friendly, well versed in the area and patiently defined both the history and current makeup of the area....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Taste of Brooklyn

This was a great walking tour. Sarah our guide was wonderful and knowledgeable. We saw a variety of things that were unique to Brooklyn. It was easy walking and leisurely paced. I would highly recommend this tour and tour guide !

1  Thank Beth B
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile
Tour with Mary Hannah

After visiting Chelsea markets and the high line with my tour guide Mary Hannah, she took me to Brooklyn with her for this tour. It was amazing! I never realised how unique the Brooklyn area was and the food we tasted was delicious. Mary Hannah...More

2  Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile
Great Saturday afternoon

We took the food tour with Greg yesterday and it was great! It was a lovely walk paired with history and snacks. We went back to Stinky to shop; if we had more time we would have gone back to other places on the tour...More

1  Thank sonhomeu
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile
Tour of hidden gems

Greg was brilliant-all the locations offered something different; included tasty food and drinks plus some great local knowledge. Fab way to see a new area of NYC (for us), and we’ve already been back to 2 of the places we visited. Loved it.

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Charlotte M
28 July 2018|
Response from maryhlynn |
Yes, many of the tastings are already vegan, and for some of the non-vegan tastings, substitutions can be made.
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