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Rating: 4.9  502 rating points
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Last 6 months 81 228 1 = 227 99% 4.9
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Rating and reviews for:

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
Enjoyed it again
Fri, Apr 17, 15   10:30 AM terry654 Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
We had taken the Chinatown tour in November '14 & enjoyed it so much that we did it again in April '15. Bert did a great job both tours. Highly recommend! Lots of good food & interesting info about Chinatown.
Rating: 4
Interesting and educational
Sat, Apr 11, 15   10:30 AM cummingm Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Our tour guide Raheem was great. He was our guide on a previous tour so it was nice to see him again. He was very engaging and very knowledge about the neighborhood. This tour was different from the others, but certainly designed to fit the culture and neighborhood. We have done most of the other tours (few of them more than once!) and liked them much better, which is just personal preference. We were glad we finally took this tour as it was interesting to learn about the culture and try some different cuisine. These tours are a great way to see the city and its neighborhoods. Everyone we have recommended them to has also enjoyed them very much. We highly recommend them. Thank you for another great tour!! Looking forward to the next one!!
Rating: 4
Great Gourmet Chinatown Food and Culture Tour!
Fri, Apr 10, 15   10:30 AM beflinders Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Other
I really enjoyed the Chinatown Culinary and Culture tour. It was very interesting walking to the eateries and experiencing the varied culture. Food was great and a real stretch from what I am used to tasting. Outstanding tour guide and a great experience. I would do it again.
Rating: 5
Delicious and Informative
Sat, Apr 4, 15   10:30 AM Klhamre Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
My husband, a friend and I took the Chinatown food tour last Saturday. It was so much fun. The food was absolutely delicious with very generous portions. Our guide, Raheem, was knowledgeable and funny. He answered all of our questions and allowed us to go at our own pace. I learned so much about the preparation and history of authentic Chinese cuisine - especially Peking Duck. I enjoyed seeing Chinatown from an "insiders" perspective learning about Chinese immigration to America, the area's evolution over the years, and the secrets of Doyers Street. I especially enjoyed Raheem's knowledge of the area - everything from funeral traditions to Chinese Chess to Anthony Bourdain's favorite restaurant. Fascinating. I will definitely attending another Foods of NY tour next time I'm in town.
Rating: 5
Very Good Tour
Sat, Apr 4, 15   10:30 AM MaryYanchus Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Fun tour, great guide -- didn't love the last stop food with the lemon, egg dessert.
Rating: 5
Fantastic way to see Chinatown
Sat, Mar 28, 15   10:30 AM Helenpparker Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Group of Friends
We had done the Greenwich Village tour the previous day and so knew what to expect. Raheem was a great tour guide. He was very entertaining but also very knowledgable about the area which made the tour for us. The eating places had obviously been chosen with care and it was all very organised and worked smoothly. Every place we went to the food was absolutely delicious. It snowed during our tour but most of our time was spent inside so this didn't matter. Can't recommend the tour or Raheem as a guide highly enough.
Rating: 5
Fabulous Chinatown Food Tour
Sat, Feb 21, 15   10:30 AM tlsjkm Female 50-59 Local Family With Children
My husband, son and I had a fabulous time on Saturday on the Foods of NY Chinatown Food Tour! Our guide, Bert was wonderful! He had us all laughing and learning and we tried many delicious treats throughout Chinatown. Bert is extremely knowledgeable about the area and kept all of us interested and entertained! The peking duck was the highlight of the tour…yummy! We have been on almost all of the Foods of New York Tours and this one has by far the most food. Definitely come hungry!!
Rating: 5
Terrifc tour, excellent guide, great food!
Sat, Feb 21, 15   10:30 AM jhammack Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Individual
Our guide, Burt, was excellent. He took us off the beaten path to very interesting shops and restaurants. I learned a good deal of history of the area. The food was delicious and overall the tour was an excellent value
Rating: 5
fantastic
Sat, Feb 14, 15   10:30 AM gbsandman Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
rah great job liked it so much last yr we came back with daughter and fiancee
Rating: 5
Chinatown tour was awesome!
Sat, Jan 31, 15   10:30 AM mmdangl Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Had a great time on the chinatown tour even with 20 below temps! Tour guide was exceptional and the food was delicious! Highly recommend this for anyone....