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“Awesome experience!”

Off The Eaten Path Tours
Ranked #3 of 47 Food & Drink in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Off The Eaten Path Tours, the essential food tour of Boston's historic North End. Join us to see, hear,and taste Boston's most colorful neighborhood the way people who live here do everyday. We believe a food tour should be a striking harmony of a neighborhood's cuisine, history, and architecture. And in a neighborhood as rich in food culture, and history as the North End-America's most vibrant "Little Italy"- you'll experience great fun just being apart of it all. Join Off The Eaten Path Tours as we uncover the fabled path, and culinary traditions of this old world neighborhood. On this tour we will live "La Dolce Vita" and enjoy the art of good eating, in the finest specialty food stores, bakeries, salumeria's, and restaurants.
Reviewed August 6, 2014

Our family of seven - which included three teenagers and two grandparents - ALL greatly enjoyed Paula's culinary tour of the North End. We were pleasantly surprised that our nine tastings included four sit-down stops. The tour lasted close to four hours and we really got to experience the feel of the neighborhood. Paula and her trainee Dana were both warm, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. This is a must-do on any trip to Boston!!!

Thank Viperkim
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

Paula is amazing. If you have the three hours and want to taste amazing food and learn the history of the North End, this is the tour for you. This tour was full of great stories, history, and food. And you don't just get small samples - you leave full. There is great variety and portion size. Paula introduces you to the store/restaurant owners, and gives you the history behind their establishments and others in the area - in addition to, the history of the entire North End. If I only had one day in Boston (or longer), I would definitely put this on the "must do" list. Paula also helped us out with recommendations for lunch/dinner spots - she is a great tour guide and host. We definitely recommend her and her tour!

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Reviewed August 3, 2014

we have done lots of food tours and this was one of the best. paula is so sweet and has been living in north end for a decade. she will bring you to places you would not find or maybe pass by. we visited without eating breakfast first and were full by the end. the arancini was worth the tour alone. i am craving them now. after tour, we went back and purchased wine, evoo, balsamic vinegar, bread , chocolates and enjoyed back at the hotel. wear sneakers and write down names/addresses of places. highly highly recommend. thanks paula.

Thank amymiazga
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Reviewed August 3, 2014

Lives up to the Excellent rating it has. My husband and I took this tour over the weekend and were thrilled. Paula is awesome. She was able to provide all the history about Boston and the North End that I wanted and exposed us to to some great food. Her knowledge of the culture and neighborhood people gave the tour such an authentic feel. I would do it again!! Highly recommend.

Thank Nest4
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Reviewed August 3, 2014

The hubs and I took this tour with our two 13-year old boys- and all of us agreed this was our favorite day in Boston. We love food, wine, and history and Paula's tour combined all three. Paula is so friendly and engaging and we learned so much more than we could have on our own- and we found places we never would have tried if not for her recommendation.

Thanks for a beuatiful day Paula!

Thank TammyL
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