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4 Star Starred
Astoria, Queens
Meet in front of Grand Wine and Liquor, at the corner of 30th Avenue and 31st Street 3005 31st St Astoria, NY 11102
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22 reviews
9 stars
Dress warm in the winter time because you will be walking outside a lot.
SusanSez Astoria Walkabout
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2 reviews
5 stars
Water was provided and eat a light breakfast because there is a lot of foods to taste.
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SusanSez Astoria Walkabout
11 ratings
4.2 average rating
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10 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 10 2016

I did the tour this past Sunday - Jan 10- 2016 . Having the weekend off with nothing to do, and it was good Mrs. Susan was very charming, I personally loved the Apple market and will def. go back.
Everything was good (hotdog - Greek market too...continued

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5 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

Walking tour focusing on the food diversity of Astoria, Queens, which includes visits to various ethnic markets and restaurants. Susan is extremely knowledgeable of the history of Astoria and she is very engaging.

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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 25 2012

Great time and great food. I think I might move to Astoria :)

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As you explore the restaurants, cafes and food shops of Queens, this tour is a real international feast of 4 continents- a tribute to Astoria’s diversity. Tastings will include Middle Eastern Pastry, Gelato (in season), Spanakopita (spinach pie), Colombian sweet bread, olives, feta (at least 2 varieties) and award-winning pizza, along with Brazilian, Chilean and Asian specialties.

In addtion to the food you will:

•Learn the history of this neighborhood that has been home to Italians, Greeks, Germans, Czechs, Southeast Asians, Middle Easterners, South Americans, Asians among others

•Stand on a Revolutiionary War site

•Learn about the Steinway piano factory and “Company Town”

•Hear about Astoria’s role in the film industry-past and present

•Walk through NYC’s “largest department store”

•Visit a Hookah Cafe

•Learn fun facts about the residents, the neighborhood and more

The tour ends at the entrance of Bohemian Hall- where you may choose to raise a glass in N.Y.’s surviving beer garden. 

This is an outdoor walking tour. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.