Weekend Edition Saturday, June 2, 2007 · In New York City, David Freedenberg is known as “Famous Fat Dave.” But don’t confuse him with “Famous Dave” who cooks ribs in the Midwest and certainly not “Fat Dave” — a notorious Long Island gangster.
Freedenberg’s moniker comes from his passion for food, which he has managed to turn into a one-man tour company based out of his New York City cab. For tourists who want the inside scoop on the best neighborhood spots to eat, “Famous Fat Dave’s Five Borough Eating Tour on the Wheels of Steel” will take them there. (more. . .)