A Berlin cab driver from Kazakhstan leads the way to a well-known chicken stand in Kreuzberg - and its brand new sister restaurant across the street.
A return visit to a Berlin cabbie's favorite Turkish grill shows a new side of the restaurant.
A music-loving cab driver leads the way to good curry and great naan at a hip snack bar next to a used record shop.
Here are my five favorite New York-based, taxi-assisted food finds from 2011, courtesy of a few wise cabbies, and some very food-savvy passengers.
Before Saliou Seck became a yellow taxi driver four years ago, he sold jewelry on 47th Street. Every week, he eats the kosher food he now craves, thanks to his ex-colleagues in New York's Diamond District.
Sometimes the trip in the taxi is the best part of the adventure. Sometimes it's the food. This time, the journey overshadowed the flavors at the end.