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Ben Gollan
GANYC Certified Guide
Ben Gollan - A Man and His Sandwich

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Language(s) : 
English
Availability: 
7 days a week

About

Hi I'm Ben - an Australian, a reformed lawyer, and a food nerd otherwise known as ‘A Man and His Sandwich’.

For as long as I can remember, I've been on the quest for the world's best sandwich. Documenting my adventures along the way, I've published articles, recorded podcasts, and spoken on panels all about sandwiches. That quest brought me to New York, and to tour guiding in 2017, so that I could share my adventures with sandwich fans from across the world.

Since that time I have created and hosted several food and drink walking tours in New York, showcasing the best sandwiches NYC has to offer, whilst also exploring the fascinating history of food in the city. My latest venture – an online Sandwich Masterclass – brings those walking tours into peoples kitchens to cook and chat all things sandwich.

Tours & Services Offered

Special Tours: 

"A Sandwich Feast" - Answer the question "what is a sandwich?" as we feast on three different interpretations of the sandwich."
"Pour One Out" - Visit unique bars that represent important eras in New York's amazing history - the birth of NYC, Prohibition, the counter-culture boom, and the instagram age of New York - in an attempt to definitively prove that New York is NOT dead.
"A Sandwich Masterclass" - Immerse yourself in the world of sandwiches as you cook, eat, photograph and discuss everything there is to know about an iconic New York sandwich.

Services Offered: 
Tour Consultant,
Tour Guide
Tours Offered: 
Virtual and Online Tours
Culinary Tours
East Village
Greenwich Village
Walking Tours

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