Delaney's Tap Room Receives Outpouring of Support After Fire
Thoughts and prayers with @DelaneysTapRoom. :(— J. Timothy's Taverne (@jtimothys) August 25, 2014
Our thoughts are with you all at @DelaneysTapRoom— Hooker Brewery (@hookerbeer) August 26, 2014
Stunned and saddened to hear about #Delaneys in New Haven. It was ahead of its time and will be missed. Any news?— Will Siss (@BeerSnobWrites) August 26, 2014
Sad to hear about Delaney's in New Haven. While dating a bartender from TGIF Fridays in Orange in 2012, that was our spot. #NewHaven— Tim Martelon (@timmartelon) August 26, 2014
I still can't believe Delaneys is just gone... what an awesome bar ¿¿¿¿— The Real Jmac (@jonny113) August 26, 2014
In a city with a bunch of great bars, Delaney's was always among the best.— Stephen Wood (@CTMQ) August 26, 2014
At what was left of delaneys standing there with the rest of my neighborhood remembering the memories we had there with our family & friends— Isabella (@BaldinoIsabella) August 26, 2014
Three firefighters were treated for smoke inhalation. Fire crews are expected to demolish the remains of the building today, according to Fox CT. Owner Peter Gremse told Fox says the decision to rebuild is up to the building's owners, but he would like to see Delaney's come back in the future.
Delaney's was set to host a Tip-a-Cop event Aug. 28 with New Haven police, to benefit Special Olympics Connecticut. The fundraiser has been tentatively rescheduled for Sept. 19 at a new venue to be announced, according to a news release from the New Haven Police Department.