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Escape Games NYC

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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John Doe is an Excellent room. The game master was very nice and helpful. the game was difficult... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AnnabelleR149
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Great for Tweens

We did the Outer Space room with our 10-year-old and she absolutely loved it. So did her parents... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Figured8
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New York City, New York
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Escape Games NYC is an engrossing adventure that will challenge you with puzzles and riddles with one main objective: to escape the room in one hour. This experience will test your problem solving ability as you are brought into a life-size...more
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79 Leonard St, New York City, NY 10013-3417
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

John Doe is an Excellent room. The game master was very nice and helpful. the game was difficult but Very enjoyable ... the decoration was very detailed and I felt in the atmosphere !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AnnabelleR149
EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for playing, and thanks for the great review. Hope to see you again soon! Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 25 October 2018

We did the Outer Space room with our 10-year-old and she absolutely loved it. So did her parents! While the puzzles mostly too difficult for kids, there were a few she could manage, plus it was so much fun discovering secret things in the room....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Figured8
Mate M, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you for the compliments and for the great review! We are happy to hear that you loved our Outer Space room! We hope to see you again soon! Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Great location!!! The room was very fun and I want to come back soon to try more. DJ and Jenna made sure we had an amazing experience! Thank you :)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sophia G
EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thanks for playing, and thanks for leaving this great rating! Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I played the space-ship themed and murderer-themed rooms with some friends from work. The artistic/creative details for each room were awesome! The puzzles were a good amount of challenging, really requiring us all to fully explore the whole room and work together to make sense...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thanks for playing, and thanks for the awesome review. Hope to see you again soon! Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We did the experiment room as a team of two. We have done quite a few escape rooms, and found this room to be just the right level of Challenge. The puzzles are well thought out and well presented. We made it out with just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jdavies1980
EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

This review is awesome! Thanks for the support. Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 25 August 2018

We had a great time doing the space-themed escape room. We were a group of 4 which was the perfect number, and the difficulty level (which is listed on the site as 9/10) was just right. Jason was great at his job and very friendly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Can't wait to have you back and thanks for your support! We're happy you had a great time. Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We did the John Doe room and had a great time. Was challenging but we were able to escape and were very impressed. Have done some escape rooms before and this was by far the best one!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lindam9911
EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for playing, and thanks for leaving this awesome review. Our other rooms will be waiting for you! Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 5 August 2018

We're a couple escape game enthusiasts who've done 80+ rooms. While this wasn't one of the best, it was a great experience. We did the Experiment and John Doe. Really liked Experiment. Unfortunately it seemed to be a clone of a room we'd done in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for playing and for the feedback! Best, Escape Games NYC Team

Reviewed 1 August 2018

This was a terrific escape room. Challenging, but logical. Very creative. Worked well with a group of four. Highly recommend this one!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marciabelvin
EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for playing, and thanks for the great Tripadvisor review! We'd be happy to see you again! Best, EscapeGamesNYC Team

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I have been to Escape Games NY three times now. Their challenges are thematic which makes them more fun and memorable, a good challenge requiring deductive skills and attention to detail and not external knowledge. Book in advance, break records and end up on their...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jason C
EscapeGamesNYC, Owner at Escape Games NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thanks for playing, and thanks for the great review. Best, Escape Games NYC Team

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Shari B
26 October 2017|
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Response from EscapeGamesNYC | Property representative |
Hi Shari, Thank you for the inquiry. I can recommend The Experiment or Detective Story for two players. Please let us know if you have any questions. Best, Escape Games NYC Team
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tracya884
3 May 2017|
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Response from EscapeGamesNYC | Property representative |
Hi, There are a lot of great restaurants close to our location. Here are some I can recommend: - Bubby’s Tribeca: 120 Hudson St, NY, NY 10013, phone: 212-219-0666 - The Odeon: 145 W Broadway, NY, NY 10013, phone... More
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Kathy K
25 June 2016|
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Response from Geri S | Reviewed this property |
I think a nine year old would love it. You might have to "help" him uncover some clues because they are tricky. The John Doe room might not be the best because of the story line. Go with the UFO / alien room and don't be... More
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