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Famous Fat Dave's Food Tours

New York City, NY 10013
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great tour!!!

We had a great time on the tour with Dave. The food was delicious and Dave went out of his way to... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2015
bodonnell7
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Harlingen, Texas
Food Heaven...this trip is a must, thanks Dave xx

My daughter (21) and myself spent a great day with Dave exploring the fabulous metropolis of New... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2015
Tracy E
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Hockley, United Kingdom
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Eating tours by classic Checker cab, minivan, or on foot with Famous Fat Dave himself!
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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New York City, NY 10013
Manhattan
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Reviewed 11 January 2015

We had a great time on the tour with Dave. The food was delicious and Dave went out of his way to accommodate our family. We were a total of 6 and we had a blast. He even drove us back to our hotel and...More

Thank bodonnell7
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Reviewed 10 January 2015

My daughter (21) and myself spent a great day with Dave exploring the fabulous metropolis of New York. We found the Food Tour on trip advisor and as we had seen all the main attractions on previous visits we decided to book a trip with...More

3  Thank Tracy E
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Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

We almost didn't book this tour as we saw other food tours at a cheaper price, but after reading the reviews on tripadvisor and checking out Dave's website we were sold! We booked a tour for our family of four and didn't look back. Dave...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2015

My fiancé and I came to New York for 4 nights a week before Christmas. We arrived on the Saturday and organised our trip that afternoon, we booked Knicks tickets, Elephant Man (on Broadway) and other things we could do as a couple. The Food...More

3  Thank Grant Z
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Reviewed 31 December 2014

Tried to do this tour in 2010, but didn't work out,SO glad I could do it this trip!! Awesome,my 15 yr old loved it too,very informative too.Do this tour early in your trip because Dave has lots of suggestions you will want to do,will definitely...More

1  Thank April67_12
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Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

We had a great time riding around with Dave! Every place we went, we were greeted with a warm welcome and ate great food. The egg and eggplant sandwich we had was one of our favorites, as were the pickles, pastrami, and Spumoni! Dave's stories...More

1  Thank WaynemegSC
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Reviewed 23 December 2014

I like to think I'm a pretty thrifty person and the price of FFD's tour originally made me a bit worried that I would regret the expenditure since I can use google maps and yelp to find good places myself. But, I figured at least...More

Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 23 December 2014

Dave is a really lovely fella and was informative and entertaining from the start. With his excellent knowledge of NYC and his choice of food outlets was amazing. He even took us to Cony Island as he knew I wanted to go there. Hot dogs...More

Thank Franko D
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Reviewed 22 December 2014

We did this tour for my Dad's 80th birthday and I would have to say it was the highlight of his trip to New York. Dave picked up 5 of us in Greenwich Village and we spent the afternoon with him driving around Brooklyn &...More

Thank Ron C
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Reviewed 18 December 2014

My husband has been wanting to do this tour but I was always afraid it would be too much food and he is hard to book with (2nd time I've tried). I thankfully was in the waiting list and he had a cancellation, so we...More

1  Thank shelley s
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Carl D
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Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to email him... not post it on TripAdvisor ;) Dave at FamousFatDave
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Cheri S
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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
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