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Famous Fat Dave's Food Tours

New York City, NY 10013
+1 646-496-6540
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Great day spent with Dave!

Hi we had a great day with Dave last week. We only live about 1 1/2 from NYC, and I am in the city... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2014
It's about more than just the food.

If you're a foodie (like me) and a lover of New York (like me), there aren't many better ways to... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2014
John O
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Eating tours by classic Checker cab, minivan, or on foot with Famous Fat Dave himself!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
New York City, NY 10013
+1 646-496-6540

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Reviewed 20 October 2014

Hi we had a great day with Dave last week. We only live about 1 1/2 from NYC, and I am in the city one a month for work. I know Manhattan well but I would have never ventured out to Brooklyn, other than Williamsburg...More

Thank Tmurray04
Reviewed 19 October 2014

If you're a foodie (like me) and a lover of New York (like me), there aren't many better ways to get a bit more New York into your blood than on a Fat Dave tour. Dave's Tour was recommended to me by a close friend...More

1  Thank John O
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We toured with Dave and 4 other lovely guys from the UK on Monday 6th Oct. The total time spent out and about was 4.5 hours and both my partner and I agree it proved good value for money, and is a fantastic way to...More

Thank Claire E
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon out with Dave and Sweetie ( the taxi ) with her querky ways. We went to Brooklyn and was taken to some amazing places to taste the delights and old favourites of some amazing diners and take-outs. Dave is an absolute...More

1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Dave is awesome, no showing off that he was a big shot when we entered each restaurant yet all the restaurant staff clearly liked and welcomed him. We ate at 6 or so really interesting places in Brooklyn and Queen's, out of the way places...More

Thank trravelbug2011
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Dave gave us a little tour around Brooklyn on Monday and it was amazing. We were initially a bit hesitant to go by ourselves since we were looking for another couple or threesome to book with us hence making it a bit cheaper and we...More

Thank Rock2233
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Dave's easygoing nature made the tour seem less like a tour and more like having a friend drive us around the more far-flung regions of NYC - including Red Hook in Brooklyn and Rockaway Beach in Queens. These are places tourists wouldn't be able to...More

1  Thank poachedeggs2014
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The food was excellent, and quite plentiful, but what made this tour worth it was Dave himself. His knowledge of the NY food scene, his great personality and enthusiasm were amazing. We look forward to taking another one of his tours when we return next...More

Thank GlibGal
Reviewed 7 September 2014

If you want a tour of New York with a difference & not of the usual haunts this is the tour. Dave's Knowledge of the areas he takes you & the food experience is fantastic. If you do one tour in New York this is...More

Thank 219Ben_M76
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We made 4 1/2 hour tour with Dave on Sep/3. What a nice day. Dave is excellent tour guide not just showing you around but really bringing everyday life to you. We visited places where "normal" tourist do not go and where real New Yorkers...More

1  Thank Dena_12
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Response from Jill W | Reviewed this property |
Daves tour was by car, I'm sure that they will be running in Feb, send him an email. It was one of the highlights of our trip. Jill