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Rating: 4.8  1,443 rating points
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Last 3 months 97 272 0 = 272 100% 4.9
Last 6 months 236 650 0 = 650 100% 4.9
Last 12 months 536 1,447 4 = 1,443 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 Sort Descending Reviewer Gender Age Where From? Group Type?
Rating: 5
Curt is great!
Sat, Jan 31, 09   11:30 AM ajagird Female 20-29 Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
Lots of fun, interesting facts. Very entertaining. Very yummy food I would never have known was there.
Rating: 5
Loved it - and so did the 16 yr old!
Fri, Jan 30, 09   11:30 AM LillianWilso Female 40-49 International Tourist(s) Family With Children
This was our second food tour with Zerve and would highly recommend it to anyone visiting New York. Kurt was an amazing guide - he was able to engage all members of the group, including our 16 yr old daughter. These tours are a wonderful way to learn about specific areas of New York and the foods that go along with them.
Rating: 5
Fantastic Tour
Sat, Jan 24, 09   11:30 AM bestinshow Male 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Unspecified
Kurt was our tour guide and he was excellent. He is extremely knowledgable, has great energy, is very friendly, and remembered everyone's name on the tour...and there were about 14 or 15 of us! Absolutely worth the time and money to see a side of NYC that we typically wouldn't have explored by ourselves.
Rating: 5
Extremely unique and enjoyable.
Sat, Jan 17, 09   12:00 PM AndreaC Female 30-39 Local Family Without Children
Our tour guide, Cindy, was so much fun. She was extremely personable and knew so much about Chelsea Market! My husband and I enjoyed ourselves tremendously.
Rating: 5
Great - would do it again.
Sat, Jan 17, 09   12:00 PM hightos Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Individual
Cindy was a fantastic guide. This is an area that we didn't know anything about. Very interesting history and it seems to be the Happening place.
Rating: 5
Great laughs and good food!
Sat, Jan 17, 09   11:30 AM coconeenee Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
What a fabulous way to spend an afternoon! We greatly enjoyed this tour of Chelsea market. Kurt, our guide, was a part time stand up comic and we could tell! What a riot. Both his scripted bits and the off the cuff stuff. Our bellies hurt from laughing so much. The food was also fabulous. We were surprised by the portion size of our tasting, giant cookies, whole bowls of soup, plates full of Italian delicacies..we were stuffed. Overall this was super. Our only regret was that we really couldn't shop...no where to keep the fish and cheese back at the hotel. We definitely want to return for shopping on our way home from NYC on our next trip.
Rating: 5
Great tour and good eats!
Sat, Jan 17, 09   11:30 AM amklein75 Female 20-29 Local Group of Friends
This was a great tour, particularly for a chilly winter day, as it was mostly inside. The Meatpacking District is such a cool area, and Chelsea Market has some wonderful food shops, including an Italian place where we tried meats, cheeses, and olives, and Lobster Place, where we tried clam chowder and lobster bisque. Our tour guide was funny, informative, and just an overall good guy.
Rating: 5
TOTALLY AWESOME!!!!!
Sat, Jan 17, 09   11:30 AM GoldPantera Female 20-29 Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
The food was plenty and amazing. It made me go back for more. As a foodie myself, it was the absolute highlight of the tour! =) Our tour guide was incredible!! His name was Kurt. He is a comedian and very knowledgeable about the food and the city. PLEASE, try to get him as he made the tour so much fun!! He surprised us with sneak peeks of Batali's and Morimoto's Restaurants during non-business hours and was very personal with us making sure we were all happy and enjoying the tour at all times. SO MUCH FOOD AND FUN FOR A SMALL PRICE!!!! =)
Rating: 5
Good Food and Interesting History
Sun, Jan 4, 09   11:30 AM mikek205 Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
Chelsea Market is a must go-to for anyone visiting NYC. The food in so many of the stores is unbelievably good and affordable. The tour is highly recommended to learn about the background of the establishments, the building itself, the people who made it happen, and about the Meat Packing and Chelsea areas in general. Since most of the tour is indoors, it's a good choice when the weather is bad.
Rating: 5
Great Tour
Sat, Jan 3, 09   11:30 AM susanrenee Female 20-29 Local Other
My boyfriend and I live in New York City. We moved here this summer. We took the Greenwich Village tour a few months ago and loved that. The Meatpacking Tour was everything we expected and more. Great guide and fantastic food! Highly recommended!