Michele Topor, Inc.

Zerve Seller: MicheleTopor

A professional chef by training, Michele is one of Boston's leading authorities on Italian food, wine and culture. She is the recipient of numerous professional diplomas from, among others, Marcella Hazan, Giuliano Bugialli and Madeleine Kamman.

As a 40 year plus resident of Boston’s North End, Michele designed The North End Market Tour to introduce her cooking class participants to her neighborhood and sources for authentic Italian ingredients. Since 1994, Michele and her personally trained guides have shared their passion for the food and wine of Italy on this walking cooking class. In 2006, the Chinatown Market Tour was added to acquaint her audience with yet another of Boston's colorful ethnic enclaves.

The tours have been featured on television - including Travel Channel, TVFood Network, HGTV and CNN, on the radio, and in various national and international publications.

Join us on a culinary walking tour of Boston's "Little Italy" (North End) and Chinatown, and let us be your passport to unlocking the secrets of the world's healthiest cuisines.
3,166 Reviews Rating: 4.9 4.9 out of 5.0
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Last 3 months 41 116 1 = 115 98% 4.9
Last 6 months 62 173 1 = 172 98% 4.9
Last 12 months 177 490 4 = 486 99% 4.9
All 3,166 8,430 48 = 8,382 99% 4.8
Most Recent Customer Reviews
  Date Attended Gender Age Where From Group Type
Rating: 5
Sat, May 21  2:00 PM Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
Attended: North End Market Tour
Michelle was outstanding! So engaging and knowledgable. I love how she taught us not only about the neighborhood and foods but also shared her knowledge about certain food health benefits! I definitely recommend this tour to anyone wanting to learn about the North End!
Rating: 5
North End - Bonnie
Sat, May 21  10:00 AM Female 60-69 Local Group of Friends
Attended: North End Market Tour
Bonnie was excellent she knew the history of the north end and was very informative on the shops and what they had to offer.
Rating: 5
North End Market Tour
Fri, May 20  3:00 PM Female 50-59 Local Couple on a Date
Attended: North End Market Tour
We had an amazing time! OUr guide was very knowledgable. Would highly recommend to others (in fact, already have!).
Rating: 5
loved it
Sat, May 14  10:00 AM Female 50-59 Local Group of Friends
Attended: North End Market Tour
Our guide Beth was warm and wonderful. We ate we learned we walked we talked. Such a wonderful way to spend the morning. I will definitely do it again.5 big giant stars!!!!
Rating: 5
Northend Tour
Fri, May 13  3:00 PM Female 60-69 Local Group of Friends
Attended: North End Market Tour
It was great! Informative and fun!