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Rating: 4.9  302 rating points
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Last 6 months 42 117 1 = 116 98% 4.9
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Gourmet Chinatown Food and Culture Walking Tour

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Taste a diverse selection from acclaimed NYC Chinatown restaurants while celebrating the tradition and etiquette of this rich culture.

Rating Date Attended Reviewer Gender Age Sort Descending Where From? Group Type?
Rating: 5
I would highly recommend this tour!
Sat, Jan 7, 12   10:30 AM janepoore Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We went to places I never would have walked in alone!!! The food was terrific!! Bert was fun and very informative and we had a great time!!! Can't wait to try another one!
Rating: 5
Chinese food as never experienced before
Mon, Dec 5, 11   12:00 PM gailwelsh Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
We loved everything about this trip and would certainly not hesitate to recommend it to friends from Scotland.
Rating: 5
GREAT!!!
Sat, Nov 19, 11   10:30 AM SHIRLEYPOCOC Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Food was wonderful, especially Dim Sum Go Go and Peking Duck, our tour guide (Bert) was very informative and funny. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone.
Rating: 5
Chinatown Food Tour with Bert
Sat, Nov 19, 11   10:30 AM lsdl122 Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Recently went on the Chinatown Food with Bert and am happy to say it was the best food tour, out of three, I've taken in New York. Not only was the food amazing, but Bert was so funny and told many stories that made me not only appreciate all there was to eat, but also the history of this section of the city. I will definitely continue to do more tours and am hoping there is a way to get Bert as a guide again.
Rating: 5
higly recommended
Sat, Oct 29, 11   10:30 AM tracymdavis Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Other
Despite appaling weather (the infamous October Snow storm)myself and my daughter had an entertaining and value for money morning. The guide was knowledgable, warm, humerous and helpful. The food we tasted was all of excellent quality and we were very impressed with the amounts offered (we couldn't manage it all!)

I would higly recommend friends travelling to New York take one of these tours.
Rating: 5
Great tour!
Mon, Oct 3, 11   12:00 PM schaffer Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Excellent, informative funny tour guide. Yummy Peking duck
Rating: 5
Very Accomodating
Mon, Oct 3, 11   12:00 PM GailAWebster Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Other
Accommodated all customers / clients -- even with allergies / food restrictions. Great food / great talks about food preparation as well as historical information of the area. Fun to sit down to eat and chat with the other guests. No strenuous walking. We will highly recommend to all our friends.
Rating: 4
Good food with an entertaining guide
Sat, Sep 24, 11   10:30 AM grantberry Male 50-59 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We arrived early and our guide, Bert, was there to meet us and gave us a quick rundown of what we would be doing before taking us up to our first tasting. When the group was assembled he gave us a description of the food on offer and would answer any questions we had and then it was on to the next stop. He set a nice relaxed pace which allowed plenty of time to chat with fellow diners. The restaurants were very good and the service was excellent. Bert was entertaining and knowledgeable about the food, the area and its history. At the end Bert made sure we all knew where we were going and gave directions if we were unsure. It was a wonderful way spend a few hours and will recommend to any of my friends visiting New York
Rating: 5
Chinatown Tour
Sat, Sep 10, 11   10:30 AM steve0611 Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
We did the Chinatown tour this past weekend. Our tour guide was Bert. He was a wealth of knowledge and my group of 8 loved him. We have down several other tours and we have always been very pleased with Food of New York tours.
Rating: 5
A must do !!!
Mon, Aug 22, 11   12:00 PM marcodinaro Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
My husband and I went on this tour on August 22nd ; this was our second time together in NYC and we decided we wanted to experience part of Manhattan using a guided tour .

Turns out this was an excellent decision !

Our tour guide ( sorry , we can't remember his name ) was very knowledgeable and very friendly;he shortly made everyone in our group feel comfortable with each other !!!

He showed us parts of Chinatown we would have NEVER found if exploring on our own; he was entertaining and could answer to any given question of our lively group !!

The "meals" were excellent : two of the restaurants where we got to sit down are listed by the Michelin and Zagat Guides !!! The Pecking Duck was a gorgeous experience , that duck was to die for !! Also those dumplings we tasted at Dim Sun Go Go were delicious !

( The only "course" I did not like that much was the "sweet roll" that we ate as dessert ... but the other people in our group enjoyed it - someone had a double "serving" ).

I would HIGHLY recommend this food tour to everyone - even NY citizens !! and we would do this tour again in a heartbeat !!!