Our guide, Annabel, did an excellent job of showing and explaining the very many interesting places within Grand Central Station (it is huge). And, yes, the food was great also. […] We would definitely take another tour when we are back in NYC at one of their other locations. Read Full Testimonial
Grand Central Indoor Food Tour
Small Group Sizes
Friendly Local Guides!
More Than Enough Food for Lunch!
Grand Central Terminal has more than 40 food vendors! Eat your way through some of the best in the most famous train terminal in the world while learning about the amazing history of this beautiful beaux arts building.
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$99 per person
Exact meeting location given in confirmation email
Runs everyday except Sunday, but with only 8 guests per tour, it sells out quickly.
Approx. 2 hours
8 max. All tours are semi private with 8 people or less.
Tour guide, water, and all the amazing food. Please come hungry!
Gratuity for guides
- Substitutions: Vegetarian option is available. Please advise at time of booking if required.
- Any other dietary needs cannot be accommodated on this tour (vegan, kosher, nut allergies, dairy-free, or gluten-free diets).
- This tour is not a great option for people who have a shellfish allergy or avoid seafood (no substitutions available).
What to bring
Wear comfortable shoes.
It is a walking tour, but the pace is slow and comfortable. We recommend comfortable walking shoes since we will be going inside food vendors and strolling old streets.
Overview of Your Tour
There are more than 40 food vendors inside the monumental Grand Central Station. We have chosen some of the best to sample while guiding you through this stunning, historic Beaux-Arts building. Take a step back in time and a seat at the fabled century-old restaurant for an unforgettable dining experience. Discover the origins of America’s mass transportation system as you traverse the grand archways of the hallowed halls of this famed destination. As this tour is entirely indoors, it is a fantastic choice for all weather conditions and temperatures.
Frequently Asked Questions
Of course! We love seeing kids reactions to the awesome food and hearing their questions!
The tour lasts about 2 hours, but we will only cover about 0.8 miles of total walking at a relaxed pace.
All tours are held rain or shine. However, we supply ponchos if it rains. We recommend you check the weather forecast to help you choose your shoes and garments and that bring an umbrella.
Restaurant server gratuities are already included in the tour price. While it’s never expected, if you enjoyed your tour and want to give a tip to your tour guide, please do! Most guidebooks and American Express suggest 20% of the full tour price. There is even an option to tip your guide while booking a tour.
Have more questions? Check out our FAQ page!
Check Out What Our Guests Are Saying
My company had our annual sales meeting in NYC and we did the Grand Central tour as a group. Alex and his tour guides were amazing, and did everything to ensure that our whole group had a wonderful experience. All the food selections were delicious and I love how interactive the tour was and the way that Alex and his team made the entire experience fun and exciting! Read Full Testimonial
I cannot recommend this tour enough. Our guide (Annabel) was absolutely amazing. […] This was definitely a highlight of our trip. We learnt a lot of interesting facts and we were so full from all the delicious food. This is a lovely way to spend part of your afternoon. Read Full Testimonial