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London Literary Pub Crawl Tour

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7 Feb 2018
“Informative and Entertaining”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my husband with another couple booked onto the Saturday afternoon tour as part of a birthday weekend in London. The tour guide did not turn up at the appointed time and place. We contacted the company after waiting nearly an hour and were...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We had only one evening in London and chose this tour to get a flavor of the pubs with the bonus of literary history and experience. The regular tour was not available this night, so my daughter and I booked the private tour. It was...More

Thank Ammakauai
MaverickTheatre, Manager at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

Thank you so much for this. Nick had a great time with you 'sharing the love' of literature, London and a few pubs! Thank you for your support.

Reviewed 9 October 2017

My wife and I had an amazing evening with guide, Nick Hennegan. He provided a passionate - and extremely well researched - tour around the old haunts of literary London. For those who know Thomas, Dickens and Wolf through and through, or just those -...More

Thank Mike W
MaverickTheatre, Writer at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you so much Mike. It's great to hear feedback like this. I shall tell the guys in Soho! Love to you both.

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Booked for 7 pm but Nick met us earlier at 5 pm. It was a wet sunday night in London when even the rats were looking for a pint. Luckily there were so many pubs to take shelter in. Learned about the history and culture...More

Thank Rocky S
MaverickTheatre, Writer at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks so much for this review, Rocky. It was a real pleasure to meet you both. And the rat! I really should have got the iPhone out! It was a very nonchalant creature! I might write a blog post about it. Thanks again for coming....More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I traveled to London for the first time and we are such literary nerds, and because London has such a love for the arts, particularly literary writers, he was able to book us on this literary pub tour. The tour began on...More

Thank cllttgmr
MaverickTheatre, Manager at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Thanks so much for this. We really appreciate it. Yes, please do come again - you would have missed our now-famous Literary Pub Quiz! Nick is the writer amongst us and although our actors are strong on performance, Nick is strong on passion and can...More

Reviewed 21 December 2016

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our evening with the London Literary Pub Crawl! The neighborhoods were fascinating, and the pubs themselves were inviting. We certainly recommend the tour for an evening of information and fun.

Thank Preston W
MaverickTheatre, Writer at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Thanks so much. Really appreciate this. It will help keep us out of debtors prison! 😅

Reviewed 19 March 2016

A really interesting and informative afternoon; a mix of acting, readings of poetry and prose, as well as history of the Fitzrovia and Soho area. Some stopping off for drinks in interesting pubs where famous writers and artists frequented. The actor was excellent; highly professional...More

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MaverickTheatre, Writer. at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Thanks so much Jonathan. It's great to share the love. ❤ much appreciated.

Reviewed 24 January 2016

An entirely unexpected Christmas gift that led to an entirely unexpectedly brilliant evening. Neil, our guide, kept us entertained and informed with a brilliant mix of story, song and poetry, all delivered with great aplomb in the guise of the various characters he described along...More

Thank edwortj
MaverickTheatre, Writer at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Thanks so much Ed. Neil does love to sing! And he's rather good at it, isn't he. Glad you enjoyed the traditional Coach 'round the piano' sing-a-long too. We have a hoot!

Reviewed 19 July 2015

If you want to do something that just a little bit different, I can recommend this tour. It takes about 2 hours in total and you walk around the different pubs frequented by writers and artists. Our guide was dressed up and told the story...More

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MaverickTheatre, Writer at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Thanks short scuba! Thanks for 'diving in' to our show. (See what I did there?) Glad you enjoyed it and thanks very much for coming. I'm guessing your preferences are more water orintated, so it's great you got on with our urban offering.

Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

What an interesting way to see London! My husband who knows nothing about British literature even enjoyed the tour! It's very interactive, so get ready to respond to the actor. Our day was the same day as pride day in SOHO, which made for an...More

1  Thank Mallory S
MaverickTheatre, Writer and Producer at London Literary Pub Crawl Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Thanks so much for this. I'm glad you both enjoyed it. Yes, we are at the top end of the price range, but unlike most other walks we only use trained actors - sometimes there are two - the whole production is scripted and we...More

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