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Urban Village Tours specializes in historic food and beverage tours in New York City showcasing the best of New York City's 24,000 restaurants and 2,000 bars. We know the dining and beverage scenes and we know NYC history. We put the two together...more
Myself and a group had been waiting for another tour company that ended up being a no show and we luckily ran into Aaron!
He kindly let us join his tour in the middle of it and ended up saving our night. We had so...More
Date of experience: April 2019
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UrbanVillageToursNYC, Owner at Urban Village Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2019
Thank you so much for the kind words and taking the initiative to ask me to do the tour. Please come back to New York and take another pub crawl!
We took the Ghost Pub Crawl this week on Valentine's Day. We wanted to share our feedback so you don't waste your money or time on this.
1. He were almost 30 minutes late and didn't send a text, email or call to let us...More
Date of experience: February 2019
UrbanVillageToursNYC, Owner at Urban Village Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2019
We are sorry that the tour didn't meet your expectations. You should understand that Valentine's Day in New York is the busiest night of the year for restaurants and bars and sometimes the tour guide needs to improvise as to the choice of bars that...More
Aaron took us to a half dozen fascinating places and told amazing stories about the entertainers, politicians, and mobsters who dominated prohibition. The tour is a great way to learn about New York and the 1929's.
3 of us visited New York from 6th to 10th November . we paid £53 each for this ghost hunt and pub crawl round Times Square. we met with guide and started off in a posh bar for a drink before commencing on walk. there...More
Basically, the tour was SO bad that we ended it and parted ways with our tour guide after our first speakeasy, which we did not reach until 30 minutes into the tour.
We were looking forward to this tour of the Greenwich speakeasies, but it...More
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UrbanVillageToursNYC, Manager at Urban Village Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018
We are sorry your experience wasn't what you expected. We strive to make all our tours fun for the pub crawler. You may have been on a ghost tour in which our guides do wear fake blood and clothes from the nineteenth century...Further, sometimes our...More
I really did not want to write this review. I try to give fair and accurate reviews. I don't like giving bad reviews though. However this was the most awful tour I have ever been on.
The only redeeming thing was that the bars we...More
Date of experience: May 2018
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UrbanVillageToursNYC, Owner at Urban Village Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018
We are sorry that the tour did not meet your expectations. We take pride in our work and our ability to constantly improve our product. Prohibition is a subject matter large in size and scope in American history. Please understand, the guides might...More
I have contact the tour company on three separate occasions over the past three weeks regarding with questions regarding their tour and no one has responded to any of my inquiries.More
Date of experience: April 2018
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UrbanVillageToursNYC, Owner at Urban Village Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018
Thank you for your interest in Urban Village Tours Prohibition Pub Crawl. We are sorry we missed your inquires. We’re they through voice or email or social media? Feel free to inquire here on Trip Advisor. We want to make the process of registering for...More
My boyfriend and I are NYC locals, and we love to do adventure things in NYC, this was one of the best things we did this year. We walked into some amazing bars, which we had never heard about, and the tour guide was amazing.....More
My friend and I are New Yorkers and thought we'd try something different and booked this tour. It was great fun and very informative --the awesome guide had a cool narrative not just about prohibition but really the history of alcohol in the US and...More