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GREG WALKS NYC offers the Italians of Greenwich VIllage Tour, Music on MacDougal St., Meatball Crawl, Pierogi Walk, and Cake Walk! Each unique tour is an action packed off-off-off Broadway show with history, intrigue, music, AND delicious tastings.
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New York City, NY 10012
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of taking Greg's tour on a quiet Sunday morning. We had an amazing time. Greg has a real passion for the area and was even able to show us the building his Grandmother had lived in. Greg was...More

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Gregory M, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello SHH64 A Sunday morning tour in this neighborhood is special. Sleepy streets slowly come to life the sounds of the local vendors selling their wares such as fresh pasta, fresh coffee, and homemade sausages. It's always a delight to share my part of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the dessert walk with Greg Walks NY and learned so much about the neighborhood, old family restaurants, and history. We laughed, ate amazing food. The cream puff was incredible, and the gelato made with milk flown in from Italy was beyond anything I...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi Ann I start the tour with gelato because it's a crowd pleaser - it's the closest thing to gelato from Italy but made in NYC. So pleased you enjoyed your sweets and look forward to touring with you again. Thanks for a great review....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently went on the Pierogi Walk with Greg. I was nothing short of gobsmacked!!! I have been a denizen of Greenwich Village for more than 35 years and frequently attend cultural events in the city. This tour is hands down one of the 10...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jeffrey Wow - thanks for the great 5 star review. I'm flattered you were gobsmacked (amazed and astounded.) It was indeed thrilling having you taste, eat, tour and explore in the East Village. I'm a big pierogi as you learned and wearing silly goofy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greg was fun and knowledgeable showing us places related to the music scene in the 50s and 60s and performers like Dylan and Hendrix. He was so conscientious about our comfort on a hot day and fueled us with some great food. Both the bakery...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Music Fans, Great to know you enjoyed your tour in spite of the October heat. The build your own cupcake is always a crowd pleaser and thats why I save that best sampling for last. Hope to walk wiht you again. GREG

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greg’s Pierogi Walk is one of the best adventures in New York! The tour offers a fascinating mix of great food, local history, and little-known facts. In addition to fabulous food, you’ll get a taste of tradition, as Greg brings to life the stories of...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Marie Clare, WOW, as a fellow pierogi lover, I'm grateful the tour is described as one of the best adventures in NYC. It has always been second nature for me to weave stories of history doubled with my LOVE of food. Pierogies have always...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Greg is the man!! We absolutely loved our time with him! He knows so much about the history of Greenwich and the food was amazing! Seriously the best of the best. 10/10 would recommend and we will definitely be there again

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow - Hi Mitchel and Chelsea - I'm thrilled you enjoyed the tour and love your 10/10 rating. I look forward to walking with you again to Eat, Tour and Explore on another GREG WALKS NYC Tour. Thanks! Greg

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I did this tour this weekend and loved it. Not only did we get to sample some delicious Italian food, but we learned about the history of the area from someone who was raised and still lives in the neighborhood. Greg shared...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Martina, The personal stories told to me by my Grandma are the source of the personal touch. It's a wonderful way I keep her memory alive and well. The Italian food choices are ones she would have approved of were she still here to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent tour! Greg provided a wonderful tour experience that was a nice blend of food and history of the area. We would do another tour with Greg and highly recommend him!

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jennifer Thanks for the 5 star review and recommendation and referral. Glad you enjoyed yourselves. GRAZIE! Greg

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun, facts and food! Three words to describe my experience of GREG WALKS NYC PIEROGI TOUR. Greg, owner & operator of GWNYC guides you through a walk of the East Village with an emphasis and attention to the early inhabitants of this neighborhood and their...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

hello FTallant, Am thrilled you enjoyed the 3 F's of food fun and facts of GREG WALKS NYC Pierogi Walk. My upbeat nature comes from sharing food and history in one of NYC's oldest neighborhood's, the northern edge of Neuwe Amsterdam. Thanks for the 5-star...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Wonderfully F-U-N food tour with the engaging and knowledgeable “Walking Greg Marro” replete with yummy pierogis, scrumptious kielbasa, luscious NY egg creams and ‘cawfee’ (or tea, if preferred)!! Learned much about the Yiddish roots of the neighborhood and its rock n’ roll/disco past all the...More

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GregM956, Owner at Greg Walks NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Hello Stay, It was indeed a Pierogi triple header tour with potato, potato cheese and blueberry. These Polish dumplings are the perfect sample while learning about NYC East Village Old World Eastern Euro roots. Happy you also enjoyed learning some rocknroll and disco history too...More

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