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North 5th Street Food Tour…”Where Global is Local”

April 30, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Where else can you enjoy the taste of a dozen nations all within a ten-block stroll? Nowhere else but North 5th Street in Philadelphia’s Olney neighborhood!  Join us for our first ever walking-tour of North 5th Streets most diverse and delicious ethnic eateries.

Learn about the history, culture and international eats that make Olney such a unique and lively place to visit or call home. Also enjoy conversation with friends, both old and new, as youre led by knowledgeable guides through restaurants, food trucks and bakeries.

Tour stops include:
**Korean barbeque grilled tableside
**Authentic Korean Chinese fusion including spicy seafood gumbo
**Trinidadian street food mixing the flavors of South Asia and Caribbean islands
**El Salvadoran street food served up food truck style
**Olneys Bakery Block with tasty pastries from La Caleñita Bakery and Cafe, the Columbian Bakery, Philly Bread and Oteri’s Italian Bakery
**And more!

With savory, sweet and spicy flavors in between, this food tour is not to be missed! Participants will receive a tour brochure and there will be a raffle for special cookbooks (no additional cost for the raffle). Space is limited so register today!

Well meet promptly at 12 noon at the free parking lot at Lowell Elementary School at N 5th St and Grange Ave (GPS 451 W. Grange Ave) and walk from there. Well provide SEPTA tokens for the 5-minute return trip on the 47 bus.

Wear comfortable walking shoes, bring an umbrella just in case it rains, and feel free to bring along a grocery bag just in case you want to enjoy leftovers at home.

*Vegetarians may find their food options limited
*For those with Gluten allergies  this tour is not for you


April 30, 2016
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Meet at Lowell Elementary School Parking Lot at N 5th St and Grange Ave
Philadelphia, 19120 United States + Google Map