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Rating: 4.8  1,393 rating points
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Last 3 months 144 393 2 = 391 99% 4.8
Last 6 months 291 773 4 = 769 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? Group Type? Sort Descending
Rating: 4
Tour Guide Daryl was Amazing!
Sat, Dec 7, 13   10:30 AM ttlogon Unspecified Unspecified Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Fun market tour, great eats and we enjoyed the history of the meatpacking district. Daryl made this tour. Hook up with him!
Rating: 5
Highly Recommended!
Fri, Dec 6, 13   10:30 AM newsomj2 Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our tour guide, Bob was fabulous! He was a wealth of information regarding the Chelsea Market and Meatpacking District. Bob's presentation was nicely paced and he obviously loves his job and New York! I would recommend this tour to anyone who wants to learn some of the history behind NYC and taste some of what NYC has to offer! The portions were generous and we certainly didn't need lunch that day!
Rating: 5
Great Tour
Fri, Dec 6, 13   10:30 AM Floraday Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We really enjoyed our tour of Chelsea Market and the Meatpacking District. Our tour leader, Bob, was enthusiastic, informative and amusing, which I imagine might not be always easy to achieve, when he's probably done the tour many times before! This was my second tour, and my husbands first, (I did your Greenwich Village tour a couple of years ago with our daughter) and we chose this one as the majority of the tour was inside Chelsea Market. Being December, we were unsure what the weather would be like - a wise decision as it turns out because it was wet and cold.... Next time Chinatown! Many thanks.
Rating: 5
Loved every minute of it!
Sun, Dec 1, 13   10:30 AM ctroianello Female 50-59 Local Family Without Children
My husband and I loved the tour, both the food and the fascinating information about the location history, food options, businesses selected, and general trivia and background. Our guide, Bob Gelber was knowledgeable about so much, that he was able to add color and interest to the tour and tailor his comments to our interests. We were surprised by the amount of food and quality of food we tasted...next time I probably would not eat breakfast before the tour. We are local (NJ) and learned so much more about this area of Manhattan that we did not know. We'll come back to explore it further another time. We now want to do all of the 5 food tours listed!
Rating: 4
Exceptional Tour Guide
Fri, Nov 29, 13   11:00 AM Melainecc Female 50-59 Combination Family Without Children
This is our third Foods of NY Tour. Our tour guide was quick witted, entertaining, and knowledgable. My disappointment with this tour was less food tasting than the others we have experienced. Overall would recommend!
Rating: 5
Great way to tour the Chelsea Mrket area
Fri, Nov 29, 13   10:30 AM Kparker531 Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our fearless leader for the morning was Darryl. He did a great job telling us the history of the area and the many foods that were available with a great fun approach. He made us all feel like a group of old friends by the end of the tour. I would highly recommend this tour. I can't wait to try the Greenwich tour next time I vibist NYC.
Rating: 4
Good Food and Good History of the Chelsea Market
Fri, Nov 29, 13   10:00 AM MarkPariani Male 20-29 Combination Family Without Children
The Chelsea Market and Meatpacking District Food Tour was well worth the time and effort. The market itself is a very interesting place with a lot of history and becomes the main character on the tour. Even if you have visited the market before you will gain a new appreciation for it once having been on this tour. You also get a small taste of the High Line park, which cuts right over the market. This is perfect for any public space or architecture lover in your group. Over all the Foods of New York tours are outstanding every time, and this one is no exception.
Rating: 4
Food was great and we learned a lot
Fri, Nov 22, 13   10:00 AM jwomer Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Food was great and we learned a lot of interesting facts about the area. Our guide, Dianna, was very knowledgeable of the history of the Meat Packing District and Chelsea Market.
Rating: 5
Excellent Tour
Sun, Nov 17, 13   11:00 AM jeffhodge Female 30-39 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our tour guide was Kurt. He remembered our names within minutes and provided a wonderful history of the area. He was very knowledgeable, funny and made everything interesting. The food was fabulous and we couldn't eat another bite!! We would definitely do another tour of a different area when we come back to the city!
Rating: 5
Fantastic food tour!
Sat, Nov 16, 13   10:00 AM stuckhouse Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our food tour was amazing! Guide Diana did an excellent job and knew so much history about the building and area. The food samples were great and we were stuffed by the end! I would highly recommend!