Historic Taverns Pizza Tour

Duration: 3.0 Hours

Location: This tour explores Boston's North End, Charlestown and Blackstone block and includes a ferry ride!




All ticket purchases are non-refundable, and tours run Rain or Shine. At least a 72 hour notice must be given to reschedule any tour.

Give the Gift of PIZZA this year!

Grab drinks at the same Taverns as Paul Revere and George Washington, plus enjoy a scenic ferry ride across Boston harbor!

  • Perfect activity for pizza lovers that like history, or history lovers that like pizza.
  • There is no need to count calories on a walking tour, in the end there's nothing left but the flavor and fond memories!
  • Our fun and educational food tours are an easy walk for almost anyone, young or old.

Vegetarian friendly

See five Freedom Trail sites

Restrooms available

Recommended for 21+

What to Expect

Meet your guide near the Tony DeMarco boxers statue.  From there you will enjoy a leisurely stroll through the North End, Charlestown Navy Yard and the Blackstone block.  Grab drinks at the same historic Boston taverns where Paul Revere, Samuel Adams and George Washington used to frequent.  A scenic ferry ride across the harbor is included, plus taste three different slices from some of Boston’s very best pizzerias.  Pizzerias can rotate daily, and may include – a slice from a famous North End Bakery, Tavern style pizza, or a slice voted “Boston’s Best” multiple times!  Your tour will conclude near the Tony DeMarco statue with a pizza treat, and a vote for your favorite slice on tour.

Walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary Patriots as you see the sights, learn the history, and of course - eat the pizza!

City Square in Charlestown

See actual tavern ruins that date to 1635 - America's very first tavern.

Warren Tavern

Grab drinks (and pizza!) at the same tavern where George Washington, Paul Revere and Samuel Adams once did!

Charlestown Navy Yard

Stroll through the Navy Yard, home to the USS Constitution and USS Cassin Young.

Boston Public Ferry

Enjoy a scenic Ferry Ride across Boston's inner harbor!

Ernesto's Pizzeria

Taste a slice voted Boston's Best, multiple times!

Where to Meet

Public transportation (MBTA subway / commuter rail) is recommended for getting around Boston. The closest subway stops are Haymarket (orange & green lines) and Aquarium (blue line), with commuter rail service at North Station.

Parking garages and open air parking lots are also available within a 5 minute walk from where our tours start. There are pen air parking lots along Commercial Street and Atlantic Avenue in the Northend, or garages at Aquarium and Haymarket.

Meeting Location

1252 Cross St
Boston, MA 02113, USA

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Tours often sell-out. To maximize your chances of getting the day, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance. Tickets can only be purchased with a Visa, AMEX, or MasterCard from our website or by calling. Cash and/or walk-up traffic the day of the tours are not accepted.

Cash Tips/Gratuities are customary for tour guides, and greatly appreciated if you enjoyed your time. The standard gratuity for Boston guides is 10-15%.

Yes, bathrooms are available during the tour at selected food-tasting locations.

You should bring with you a camera and a small bottle of water. When it’s really hot out, we recommend an application of sunscreen on exposed parts of the body and a lightweight pair of sunglasses. During the cooler seasons it’s important to wear and an extra layer of clothing, and consider bringing gloves and a scarf as Boston can get COLD. If it looks like rain, don’t forget an umbrella. It’s also convenient to bring cash, as some of our stops are cash only – drinks, souvenirs, guide tips etc..

Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs.

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We are frequent visitors to Boston and loved this tour! We learned so much about the North End! The Pizza was delicious. The pace was just right. Highly recommend Boston Pizza Tours to visitors to our beautiful city! Thanks for a great afternoon!!


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