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Chelsea and West Village Dessert Tour

Discover the best bakeshops in two NYC neighborhoods, Chelsea & the West Village on this 3-hour guided walking tour.
Where:New York City, New York
Price for:1 Participant
Discover the classic desserts of NYC’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood!

Are you ready for an epic culinary journey through the heart of New York City where every bite tells a story, every landmark has a secret, and every moment is a feast for the senses?

As you explore the vibrant neighborhoods of Chelsea and the West Village, you’ll discover the essence of New York City with your expert tour guide making every step of the journey as delightfully as the culinary treasure you’ll get to savor. You’ll end the tour with a deeper appreciation for the rich tapestry of New York City’s culinary culture.

Your tour begins with a stroll through the charming streets of Chelsea and the West Village. These neighborhoods are known for their unique character and steeped in captivating history. Along the way, your guide will regale you with fascinating stories of their past, setting the stage for the culinary adventure that awaits.

You’ll be introduced to iconic landmarks like the Chelsea Market and the High Line, experiencing the vibrant atmosphere of these must-visit destinations. Enjoy the brand-new Market 57 at Pier 57, next door to the marvel of Little Island. Atop Market 57 are some of the best views of NYC and even a view of the Statue of Liberty

You’ll enjoy a leisurely walk along the iconic High Line and visit picturesque parks throughout the tour, experiencing the beauty of nature within New York City. It’s the perfect blend of urban exploration and outdoor serenity.

The main event—the food! This tour is a carefully curated selection of the best sweet stops in Chelsea and the West Village:

  • Empire Cake: Dive into classic ‘snack cakes’ with a delightful twist.
  • Joey Bats Café: A taste of Portugal right in NYC with their delicious “Pastéis de Natas”, delicious mini tarts!
  • Bird & Branch: Sip on delicious specialty coffee to keep your energy high.
  • Li-lac Chocolates: Discover the art of savoring truffles the right way.
  • Mijo: Experience a delicious, over-sized churro, served with either warm caramel or chocolate.
  • Molly’s Cupcakes: Conclude this tasty tour with a visit to this Village institution for the ultimate treat to satisfy your sweet cravings.

Whether you're a local New Yorker looking to discover new sweet flavors or for a unique experience gift for the foodie in your life with a sweet tooth, the Chelsea and West Village Dessert Tours is the way to go!

What's included:

  • Small group walking tour with a passionate, professional guide.
  • 5 food tastings.

When: Tours available year-round Thursdays and Sundays  11:00am *
*Subject to availability.


Walking Distance:  1.5 miles / 2.4 kms

Need to know:

  • Please note that tour stops are subject to change as your tour provider strives to ensure they provide you with the most up-to-date and exciting foodie experiences.
  • This food tour is Vegetarian friendly. Vegan and Gluten-free are currently unavailable on this tour.
  • Please advise of food allergies or dietary restrictions when you reserve your tour time.
  • The tour size is limited to 14 participants.
  • Tours run rain, shine, or snow.
  • Dress for comfort and wear walking shoes. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions and walking.
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible. There may be one or two stops along the way without a wheelchair ramp and with a small step up but most stops have a ramp or are street level.
  • Your dog is fine to join you on the tour if you don’t mind leaving them outside when you go inside establishments where they serve food.
  • Committed to supporting local, community-based organizations with a cause, the tour provider donates a portion of every ticket sold to Tourism Cares, Reach the World, and the Human Impacts Institute. Through their Social Impact Tours, they offer meaningful engagement and funds to community partners and local non-profit organizations.

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