Rating Summary:
Rating: 4.8  1,393 rating points
# of Reviews Positive
= Overall
% Positive Average
Last 3 months 144 393 2 = 391 99% 4.8
Last 6 months 293 777 4 = 773 99% 4.8
Last 12 months 526 1,397 4 = 1,393 99% 4.8
All 5,543 14,843 49 = 14,794 99% 4.8
Rating and reviews for:

Chelsea Market/Meatpacking Dist Food Tasting Tour

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Discover Manhattan's latest hot-spot for food, art, fashion and nightlife and sample some of Chelsea Market's best delicacies.

Rating Date Attended Sort Descending Reviewer Gender Age Where From? Group Type?
Rating: 5
Delicious Discovery
Sun, Oct 19  2:30 PM msivell Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
My husband and I had a great time learning about the history of the Meatpacking District of yesteryear in NYC and one man's vision to develop the Chelsea Market. Our guide, Bob, was the best - very knowledgeable, enthusiastic, with a great sense of humor. There were a variety of food samplings of generous proportions and all were very tasty. We did not walk away hungry. I highly recommend this tour to those who like to learn about the culture and history of our nation.
Rating: 5
Great food and history lesson
Sun, Oct 19  2:30 PM Jmrozell Male 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Other
Oyr guide, Bob, was spectacular and also the food. Go hungry because you will be fed plenty of very special tastlings
Rating: 2
Too expensive, too crowded, bad food quality
Sun, Oct 19  2:30 PM nnoguera Female 50-59 Combination Couple on a Date
Our guide was quite knowledgeable, a show-off but polite individual. On the Sunday we took the tour the Chelsea market was too crowded which made moving around as a group difficult. We were disappointed with the quality of the food. Everything was just packed with calories, nothing was healthy. Besides, on the times we were sitting to try food there was never enough chairs for everybody in our group. I have done already the tour on the West Village and it was much, much better in terms of information about the neighborhood, the food and the quality of the whole experience . Honestly, I do not recommend the Chelsea Market- Meat packing area to any one. You can find all the information the guide provided in any guide of NY. So, go by yourself to the Chelsea Market, the Highland Park, choose your own food and save the tip to the waiter in a good restaurant.
Rating: 5
Sun, Oct 19  2:00 PM MICKBEV1 Female 70+ Domestic Tourist(s) Other
Darrell our guide was absolutely fabulous very knowledgeable and extremely entertaining making the trip most enjoyable! He is definitely a winner and must be one of your very best!! Love the Chelsea area and hope to get back there on my own
Rating: 5
Love the food and history that comes with the tour
Sat, Oct 18  3:00 PM dkaitz Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
This is my second tour and they do not disappoint. The food is great and you get to try small servings from many different places. It was definitely enough for dinner for myself. The best part is the combination of all the history the guide gives you with the food tour. Well worth it.
Rating: 5
Best food tour EVER
Sat, Oct 18  2:30 PM rachelmarque Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Unspecified
The food tour was great in the Chelsea market. What made it the BEST was our tour guide Curt! Hilarious funny and smart! We had a large group of 11! And he even remember our names when he saw some of our group in Greenwich. You must do this tour!!
Rating: 5
Excellent and knowledgeable guide
Sat, Oct 18  2:00 PM superbocamom Female 70+ Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
Daryl was an excellent tour guide and made a great effort to interact with each participant. he had a outgoing personality and was well versed in chelsea market and the high line.
Rating: 5
Fri, Oct 17  3:00 PM drupton Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our tour guide, Cindy, was both knowledgeable and entertaining! We enjoyed all the food samples and the information she gave us about Chelsea Market and the surrounding area. We certainly did not need a meal after sampling all the good food on the tour. I would highly recommend this tour and hope to experience one of the other food tours on my next visit.
Rating: 5
Great food and lots of history!
Fri, Oct 17  3:00 PM pastabean Male Under 20 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
Fun and filling time! Would definitely do it again!
Rating: 5
Entertaining and a great value
Fri, Oct 17  2:30 PM Richmart Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
Curt was a highly entertaining and knowledgeable guide. He knew everyone's name (16) and provided interesting facts and funny stories. He kept us on track and even took us to the penthouse bar of a hotel. Highly recommend the tour and Curt.