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Famous Fat Dave's Food Tours

New York City, NY 10013
+1 646-496-6540
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I have been on 6 Famous Fat Dave Food Tours and I cant tell you how great they are! We look forward... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
More than just a food tour!

I have hired Dave for 3 food tours on various trips to New York City. The first was in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 5 days ago

I have been on 6 Famous Fat Dave Food Tours and I cant tell you how great they are! We look forward to schlepping through the boroughs with Dave every year at Christmas time! Getting to go outside of Mid-town Manhattan is a must for...More

Thank lakebrats
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have hired Dave for 3 food tours on various trips to New York City. The first was in Queen's/Brooklyn, the second in Brooklyn only and on my most recent trip we went to Harlem and The Bronx. He takes you to classic, authentic, locally...More

Thank trravelbug2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great way to see the parts of the city you never see and at the same time enjoy fantastic food. Dave is very friendly and knowledgeable. We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and learned a lot at the same time.

Thank sde27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dave is the ideal food tour guide for NY! He shows you the hidden and no so hidden gems of the city. However, this tour is more than just food. It is the historical significance of the food, the culture and the story behind it....More

Thank Walter M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spend the day with Dave and not only do you get to eat some amazing food, you meet some great people and get the true "Flavor" of New York! My kids (17 and 14) had a blast as well!

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First an apology to Dave - sorry it has taken me 1.5 years to post a review! You know what it is like, we foodies run around and don't get the time often to sit down. I took the food tour with Dave with my...More

Thank GerlaB
Reviewed November 5, 2017

We first saw Dave on Anthony Bourdain and have now been on 4 or 5 tours with him over the last 6 years - and have never been disappointed, or eaten at the same place twice - truly a most enjoyable time from start to...More

Thank albanyvisitor
Reviewed October 30, 2017

Was lucky enough with my wife to experience one of Dave's awesome tours! We joined Dave and his checker cab on our first morning in New York and just loved every minute of the 4 1/2 hours we ate with him. Dave has a great...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Thanks Famous Fat Dave for Wednesday. 5 hours of feasting on locals New York food. None of the tourist food tours here. From breakfast sandwiches to cannoli to pizza and pastrami & brisket that melts in your mouth. Our favorite was the Brennan and Carr's...More

Thank heavyheavy2017
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We did the famous fat daves food tour today in Sweetness the checker cab. What a day cruising around with Dave!! We have such a variety food, paced perfectly, and we tried things I have never heard of and I've been a chef for many...More

Thank Brad W
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Carl D
October 20, 2017|
Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to email him... not post it on TripAdvisor ;) Dave at FamousFatDave
Cheri S
December 27, 2015|
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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