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Rating: 4.8  1,375 rating points
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Last 3 months 139 374 2 = 372 99% 4.8
Last 6 months 288 760 4 = 756 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
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!
Rating: 5
Fun, can't wait to do another
Fri, Nov 15, 13   10:30 AM rpicotte Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Tour was awesome and Curt was great guide to the food and the city. We felt it was a great value, we were stuffed & tried food from some of the best places in the area. We will definately do another of the Foods of New York Tours next time we are in NYC and will request Curt for sure.
Rating: 5
Definitely looking forward to next time!
Sun, Nov 10, 13   10:00 AM PattyMunoz Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
I went with 8 other women from my family of different ages. We loved everything we ate. Some of my family ate before the food tour which they regretted after because they were not able to fully enjoy everything because they were fool. The tour guide (Diana) was funny, very outgoing and knew a lot about the area. Not only did I love the food but loved the history lesson that went along with it. Would definitely recommend it. Also, because of the food tour, we were able to visit the Chelsea/Meatpacking District area.
Rating: 5
AWESOME!!!
Sat, Nov 9, 13   11:00 AM lfinlay Unspecified Unspecified Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our tour guide, Darrell Blackburn was exceptional! He engaged everyone in the group and was entertaining as well as informative. Everything we tasted during the tour was delicious and the merchants were friendly and helpful when we returned to the shops after the tour. I would highly recommend this tour to others.
Rating: 5
Fun, Delicious and Informative
Sat, Nov 9, 13   11:00 AM roderickh Male 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
This is a great tour, mostly inside the market with a brief stroll on the High Line and a sit down food sampling in the Meat Packing District to finish. Darrel Blackburn was a terrific guide, very entertaining and informative. He knew and addressed everyone of the 15 of us in the group by name. The light jovial tone was relaxing and the insights of history, food facts, rumors and gossip made for serious fun for all. His timing on one liners was matched by his unrushed adherence to the schedule which fit everything perfectly into the three hour timeframe. And, oh yeah the food samplings were great and plentiful!
Rating: 5
Fun, entertaining and great food samples!
Sat, Nov 9, 13   11:00 AM sangee Female 50-59 Combination Family Without Children
The tour was fun! Darrel our tour guide was very entertaining , personable , knowledgeable about the Chelsea area and funny! We are already thinking about booking another tour in a different area for the spring of 2014!
Rating: 5
WOWOWOWOWOW!!!!!
Sat, Nov 9, 13   10:30 AM sndgibson Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Curt was awesome... so smart, funny, informative...so ON. The food was spectacular. Wanna go again and again!! Recommending highly to friends