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Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour provided by Taste Twin Cities Food Tours

Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour

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Overview
The historic neighborhood of Nordeast stretches along the banks of the Mississippi River and is home to some of Minneapolis’ best restaurants and foodie hotspots. On this tour, escape the tourist trail and discover the city’s multi-cultural heritage and varied cuisine. Stop at a number of different restaurants and bars, and sample a variety of local favorites such as cheese curds, Polish sausages, Minnesota-style pizza, and craft beers.
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You'll start at
99 6th Ave SE
99 6th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USAStarting location begins at SE Main Street & 6th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414 (near end of Stone Arch Bridge). Your guide will be wearing a teal shirt with company logo on it.
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    St. Anthony Falls
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    Stone Arch Bridge
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    Taraccino Coffee
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You'll end at
224 E Hennepin Ave
224 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
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Highlights
  • Guided walking tour of the Nordeast neighborhood
  • Visit local restaurants, bars, and cafés along the riverfront
  • Delicious food tastings: sample pizza, cheese curds, and gelato
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 people
Important Information
Departure Point
99 6th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
224 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
Inclusions
  • Take a stroll along the Mississippi River in the historical Northeast neighborhood.
  • You'll enjoy Eastern European specialties and pirogi from a James Beard Award winner
  • "Minnesota" style pizza, classic polish sausages with a variety of Minnesota craft beers
  • Lunch food tasting
  • Professional local guide
  • Small group tour that includes all taxes, fees, and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • This tour involves a moderate amount of walking
  • Please specify any dietary restrictions in the Special Requirements field at time of booking
  • * This tour can provide an alternative menu for the following food allergies or food choices IF requested at least 24 hours before the tour: nut-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, shellfish-free, pork-free, vegetarian or vegan.
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years. Photo ID required
  • All travelers will be required to sign a Liability Waiver before the start of the tour
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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MikeDolan40 wrote a review Oct 2019
Chicago23 contributions10 helpful votes
This was an awesome food tour through an historic area and plenty of delicious shops and restaurants. Our guide Risa was great! She was high energy, filled with knowledge of the area and a clear love of the cuisine we sampled on this tour. I HIGHLY recommend this tour; the price
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Rebecca P, Manager at Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour
Responded 28 Oct 2019
Thank you for your review! We're happy you enjoyed your tour and we hope to see you again!
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Previa1994 wrote a review Oct 2019
Chicago, Illinois4,292 contributions217 helpful votes
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The food tour which included visit to six food places was very informative. The tour guide was local and knew a lot about the history of the area. The restaurants included in the tour had a great variety. The tour guide made a special order ahead of the stops for one of the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Rebecca P, Manager at Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour
Responded 23 Oct 2019
Thank you so much for the review! We're happy you enjoyed the tour!
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lrrisch wrote a review Aug 2019
Topeka, Kansas1 contribution
This was our first food tour and we were a bit apprehensive. It was great. Our guide was terrific. Food and history lessons were wonderful.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Rebecca P, Owner at Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour
Responded 29 Aug 2019
Thank you for the review! Glad to hear we could show you a great time, hope to have you again!
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Smelly1971 wrote a review May 2019
40 contributions5 helpful votes
Well worth the money and time you spend on this tour. It was excellent and had lots of different ethnic food. Great choices and all independently owned. Even though I am from MN, I learned some great history of the area. Andrea was a great tour guide and would highly recommend
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Response from Rebecca P, Owner at Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour
Responded 28 May 2019
Thank you for your review! We are glad that you loved the locations. Isn't it crazy how much more there is to the history then you first think! We would love to see you again!
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Sam wrote a review May 2019
14 contributions1 helpful vote
We had a great time! Only 4 of us on the tour, so I know that can sometimes be challenging for the guide, but Tim was great! Engaging, informative and a lot of fun! The food options were delicious! Tim also had additional recommendations during our visit. These tours are so much
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Response from Rebecca P, Owner at Minneapolis Nordeast River District Food Tour
Responded 13 May 2019
Thank you for your kind review! It's wonderful you enjoyed your tour with Tim. Come back and visit us for even more delicious stops all around The Twin Cities.
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By: Taste Twin Cities Food Tours
617shirl
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Experience St. Paul
Enjoyed the history & the food was excellent. Especially liked the history on chocolate & the samples.
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portyworty
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Overall it was fun and I would recommend it.
I loved the chocolate, Afro deli, Candyland and beer samples we got along the tour. The pizza at the brewery was
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KellyG3838
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Foodie fun!
We totally enjoyed our tour! Lindsay was funny, informative, and an awesome guide! Would totally recommend this t
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purplehearts1776
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The beer samples and history was very interesting
The tour guid, Brian, Wes very good. He explained various aspects of the city. The music notes on the wall
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Mary R
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Food tour
It was a great tour with Interesting information and good food. There was no time during the tour that I was bored
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hackettamanda_
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Delicious and interesting!
This tour was very interesting and delicious! I've lived close to the Twin Cities my whole life and learned a lot d
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486cassandras
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Loved the Chocolate Tour
Our tour guide and bus driver were fantastic. One of the locations was unexpectedly closed, and they worked to find
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Janet O
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Amazing!
The tour was fantastic! Kim was knowledgeable and fun. There was a goid variety of food and it wasall delicious!
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DaniL1957050709
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Fun, informative, tasty afternoon!
It was fun walking around and learning some history of Minneapolis. The food was delicious! There are some places I
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HaileyMm52
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So fun!!
I would highly recommend doing this food tour if you are even in Minneapolis! The food is great and the tour is so
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JeffreyToddGrigg
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Great introduction to some of Saint Paul's best!
Learned about the sky-ways, and sampled wares from several local businesses. The tour normally has a short walk out
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DaviP_13
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Visiting family
Had a good time on Sky Way tour. My son and wife are new to Minneapolis and they learned a great deal. Visited some
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IcaTraveller
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Good food, lots of history
Lindsay is an energetic, knowledgeable tour guide who shared lots of interesting tidbits for locals and not locals
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Lmulizzie
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Absolute blast
We went for a bachelorette party and had an incredible time. Michelle was wonderful! Made great memories and loved
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G1638MCmichaelp
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St Paul Skyway Food Tour
Very pleasant tour guide. Food was decent. Nice overview of the history of the city of St. Paul. Overall, an enjoya
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