About Hells Kitchen Pub Crawl
Lurking in the shadows just beyond the bright lights of Times Square and Broadway lies a neighborhood once so rife with gangster crime they called it Hells Kitchen where even the NYPD feared to tread. While today you neednt fear this diverse community of artists writers filmmakers and professionals it still retains its working class character and some of its infamous landmarks setting a backdrop for a breathtaking probe into its notorious past. Youll raise a glass at each of three classic saloons including the former headquarters of the ruthless Westies gang replete with accounts of brazen daylight rub-outs and violent turf wars. But Hells Kitchens legacy is not a totally dark one as youll also learn about the illustrious playwrights who plied their craft here to feed a once insatiable Broadway appetite. With refreshing libations and warm camaraderie this is an unforgettable journey into the very soul of New York City . Highlights - Lurid tales of murder gang wars bootlegging and treachery - Three free drinks of your choice of domestic beers and wines - Rudys Bar & Grill a venerable dive that serves free hotdogs - Druids Bar an Irish pub once the hangout of the Westies gang - Playwright Celtic Pub and its diverse selection of fine brews - Carolines on Broadway famed comedy club that launched stars - Other legendary Hells Kitchen landmarks and stories Includes - Three drinks of your choice from domestic beers and wines - Visit to Rudys Bar and Grill - Visit to Druids Bar - Visit to Playwright Celtic Pub - Visit to Carolines Excludes - Personal expenses - Tips and gratuities - Optional activity costs - Meals Please Note - Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 15 guests. For groups of more than 15 people please inquire. - Guests are requested to arrive 15 minutes prior to tour. - Participants must be 21 years of age or older. - Valid government-issue photo ID must be presented to the tour leader at the start of the tour. - All guests are expected to drink responsibly and in moderation. - Drinks provided are spaced at intervals that are responsible consumption of alcohol. - Distance covered is roughly 1 mile. - Private Pub Crawls available with a 10 person minimum. Multilingual Guides available. Please inquire. - Optional photo pass with six 5 x 7 printed photos available. Please inquire.