NYC: Mafia Experience and Local Food with NYPD Guide

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Ex-NYPD detectives and police officers lead a fun walking tour in the East Village and Little Italy. Follow in the footsteps of New York mobsters with a unique perspective from those who chased them.


  • Discover New York's famous food and mafia history with a retired NYPD officer
  • Walk the center of NYC Mafia activity in the East Village and Little Italy
  • Begin your tour at the famous Mafia 'Red Sauce Joint' John's of 12th Street
  • Try local Italian favorites like spaghetti and meatball, and eggplant parmigama
  • Indulge in Sicilian cannoli


Explore New York streets guided by retired NYPD detectives and police officers either born and raised in Little Italy or who have worked in elite Organized Crime Units of the NYPD. This walking tour is an NYC Mafia experience from a true insider’s perspective.. Guides are retired NYPD Detectives who grew up in the dramatic underworld of New York’s gangland offering a fascinating insider’s tour of the Mafia, including stops at authentic, historic local joints for delicious Italian food. Visit notorious mafia and crime locations, share true crime stories, and eat amazing food from the neighborhood. Get insights into the world of the mafia and mobsters, and hear stories from those who investigated them. Food stops include: Stop 1. Spaghetti and meatball Stop 2. Eggplant Parmigiana Rollatini Stop 3. Sicilian Cannoli WE MEET INSIDE THE RESTAURANT CALLED JOHN'S


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