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Rating: 4.8  1,498 rating points
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Last 3 months 127 344 0 = 344 100% 4.8
Last 6 months 259 679 2 = 677 99% 4.8
Last 12 months 566 1,506 8 = 1,498 99% 4.8
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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 Reviewer Gender Age Where From? Sort Descending Group Type?
Rating: 5
self and two friends
Fri, May 14, 04   10:30 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
This was my second time on the same tour, but the first for my two friends. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. Both my friends are still talking about it and plan to take the Greenwich tour next time. The guide was great, informative and patient, full of interesting facts. Great job and well worth the fee.
Rating: 5
6 girlfriends who meet once a year in new york- long weekend
Fri, May 14, 04   10:30 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
I would highly recommend it. I would think that the business' in the area would want you to continue. Even though they gave "samples" of food products, we later returned and bought many items from thoe same vendors. Quality of the food items were excellent. It was informative, probably knowing a little more history of the area would be good. Todd our tour guide was excellent. You might suggest to the owner of the Chelsea market that they should take some space and have a pictorial museum. How the neighbor hood has changed. what ethic groups were from that area. Getting to visit the B&B was a real treat!!!! Question of my own: We have done a food tour of Greenwich village area, do you have plans for doing a tour of any other area? Thank you.........
Rating: 4
Group of 3 under 30 in NY to see a couple of shows.
Sat, May 8, 04   11:00 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Fun tour leader, good content. Would recommend to any foodie looking to explore Chelsea for the first time.
Rating: 5
Visiting son who is attending dental school in NYC
Fri, May 7, 04   10:30 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
I thoroughly enjoyed the Chelsea Market tour, and have highly recommended it to people in Hawaii who will be visiting NYC soon for business and graduation. Todd was a great tour guide and provided us with much historical and current development information on the Meat Packing district. I look forward to returning in 2006 for my son's graduation, and anticipate a huge transformation. I took my son to the market the next day, to buy nigiri sushi and fish for sashimi; what a treat for a student away from home in the Islands.
Rating: 5
foodie looking for a different experience
Fri, Apr 30, 04   10:30 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
I hate tours and going around in groups but this was so much fun. Very informative and the food was great!
Rating: 4
Birthday gift request after having done the Greenwich Village tour.
Fri, Apr 30, 04   10:30 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Fascinating. Todd was knowldgeable and hqd a pleasant manner. The tour opened up a part of Manhattan that we never knew existed.
Rating: 5
Long Island couple looking for something interesting to do.
Sat, Apr 24, 04   11:00 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
We had a wonderful time and learned a great deal while we enjoyed delicious foods from the market. Todd, our tour guide, was knowledgable and genuinely enjoyed giving the tour. This made the experience that much more exciting. It was fantastic and we have already recommended this tour to family and friends.
Rating: 5
Canadian couple visiting NY for the first time
Fri, Apr 16, 04   10:30 AM Anonymous Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
I have to say that it was one of the best parts of our trip to New York!! The tour was very informative, fun and was a great way to see a special part of New York. I would definitely recommend it to anyone going to New York and actually already have. If we do make it back to New York again the Grenwich Village tour will definitely be on our list. Our guide Todd was great!
Rating: 5
We had a wonderful afternoon.
Sun, Aug 31  2:00 PM JohnBarnicle Female 60-69 Local Couple on a Date
We had a wonderful afternoon. Our tour guide, Cindy was very knowledgable and fun loving. She had endless bits of history about the area and it made the tour so interesting. The food was outstanding and all the vendors/shop owners very pleasant and helpful, too. They same like a family. Our time on the High Line was perfect too, with a delicious sit down in a lovely restaurant. Would highly recommend the trip, especially if you are a "foodie".
Rating: 5
Fantastic Experience!
Sun, Aug 31  2:00 PM lab554 Female 30-39 Local Couple on a Date
I surprised my husband for our Anniversary and it was just a blast. Cindy, our guide, was extremely informative and enthusiastic about food-----which made each bite of our experience amazing! I highly recommend this as a great date! Sure, you could just go to the Market, but you would miss out on secret spots and really cool architectural and historical references. It makes the place more interactive. We plan on attending more of these food tours!