Articles Tagged ‘Food’

New York City Culinary Tour de France

New York City Culinary Tour de France March 31, 2011 | Food | Read More
St. Germain des Prés - Cefé Le Procope New York City can be a haven for foodies. In recent years, the culinary scene has boomed with food bloggers and celebrity chefs popping up in countless press mentions, influencing our every dining decision. Though many cuisines have changed to adapt to new kinds...

Café Hopping in New York City

Café Hopping in New York City March 11, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
This city is full of local hangouts that attract cult coffee drinkers and Wi-Fi seekers. Each neighborhood throughout New York offers select picks of specialized brews and flavors – ask the locals and you’ll get the rundown of which are the best to frequent, along with recommended spots to...

Opening in NYC: Eataly

Opening in NYC: Eataly August 23, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
New Yorkers are famous for their avoidance of cooking. Some order take-out every night of the week; still others use their ovens to store their sweaters. After giving the city a whole list of ways to avoid cooking (including Babbo, Lupa, Otto and Del Posto, among other great restaurants) the Croc-loving...

Summer Shopping at the Brooklyn Flea

Summer Shopping at the Brooklyn Flea July 1, 2010 | Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
It seems like summer is racing by, but there’s still plenty of time to enjoy one of the season’s most enjoyable weekend activities: a stroll through the Brooklyn Flea. Every Saturday (outdoors in Fort Greene, Brooklyn) and Sunday (indoors at nearby One Hanson, at Flatbush Avenue), the Flea...

$5 Vietnamese Sandwich Lunch

$5 Vietnamese Sandwich Lunch June 25, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
The southeast corner of Broome and Mott streets in Chinatown is a tight intersection that packs a big punch. Saigon Vietnamese Sandwich Deli, like many restaurants in Chinatown, has a loyal band of followers and is easy to miss if you blink too hard. If you’re a Saigon Sandwich first timer, just look...

Eat Lunch for Less Than $5: Prosperity Dumpling

Eat Lunch for Less Than $5: Prosperity Dumpling June 10, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
It wasn’t the best day—chilly, windy and rainy, in June!—to be wandering around Chinatown, but I was in search of the best lunch $5 or less can buy in New York City, so I huddled under my umbrella and forged ahead. There it was—an unassuming storefront on Eldridge Street, marked with a bright...

Would You Pay $12 For a Cup of Coffee?

Would You Pay $12 For a Cup of Coffee? May 11, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
We’ve talked about where to get a great cup of coffee in New York City. But would you be willing to spend more on a cup of coffee than you would for the average cocktail? Or even (in one of the city’s more affordable restaurants) an entrée? Yes, the $12 cup of coffee has arrived. As Fox...

Red Hook Food Vendors Return

Red Hook Food Vendors Return May 4, 2010 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
This past weekend marked the annual opening of a warm-weather tradition in New York City, especially for devotees of great street food. Every summer, a caravan of vendors returns to the Red Hook Ball Fields in Brooklyn on weekends, catering to the crowds of people who come to play in or watch the soccer...

Must-Have Links

Must-Have Links March 22, 2010 | Events, Travel Tips | Read More
If you’re planning a trip to New York City–or you’re already here and are looking for the best possible way to spend the day or night–you can make the most of your time here by checking out some of these invaluable online resources covering up-to-the-minute NYC news and events. Times...