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    Passage Bar & Kitchen (Astoria) - @foodNfest #noBSfood #noBSdrinks (1)

    A Stylish New Take on Classic Irish Fare

    Irish pubs in NYC. There’s a hell of a lot of them. But there’s only one where you can find 93 readily available Irish Whiskeys, a Black Pudding Burger, Irish Breakfast Flatbread and Curried Shepherd’s Pie. We implore you to ve...
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    Festivities
     
    Manhattan Proper - @foodnfest #noBSfood (1)

    Dining Out… The Proper Way

    Let’s face it, you hate being told when you’re not doing things “properly.” But, when it comes to finding stellar food in the cosmopolitan jungle of New York City, it’d be a shame to go about it any way other than properly. Man...
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    Chalkpoint Kitchen - @foodNfest #noBSfood (1)

    So Fresh and So Clean, Clean

    All right ladies and gents, summer is in full-swing, and we’ve been eating cheese and bacon and all things nice for too long. Time to consider the beach bod, and head down to Chalkpoint Kitchen in SoHo for something fresh, seas...
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    Food
     
    Zucchini Spaghetti and Meatballs springbowl

    King of the Broth

    You don’t often hear: “Let’s go order a cup of bone broth.” Until now. Thanks to Springbone Kitchen—a uniquely healthy spot now open in Greenwich Village—we can all now enjoy a 9, 16 or 20 ounce cup of grass-fed bone broth. But...
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    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    Authentic Greek Cuisine and Craft Beer Flights

    What do you get when you combine 30 tap craft beers, authentic Mediterranean fare, and an ambiance suitable for practically everyone? Ted’s Corner Tavern. The name might throw you for a loop leading you to believe you’re visiti...
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    Food
     
    Smuggler Jack's

    Long Island’s Worst Restaurant on the Water

    As our avid readers know, we don’t usually take the time to write about places that we dislike. Frankly, it takes too much time and we much rather invest our energy into promoting the places that are worth visiting. However, ev...
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    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    No Crap on Tap & Bangin’ Diversified Food

    Taproom 307 is not your usual, run-of-the-mill, burger and wings joint in Kip’s Bay; at least not any more. This spot has a new chef that is knocking pub-grub out of the freaking park, and serving up an insane variety of craft ...
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    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    A Midtown Gastropub on Steroids

    Wings. Beer. Sports. Well, not quite, but we found a spot in Midtown that takes this concept and delivers it in a trendy, gastropub atmosphere. Proper West, a two-level, multi-purpose venue, has more range than Derek Jeter had ...
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    Top 5's
     
    FEATURE

    Top 5: Best Lobster Dishes “Out East”

    With the warm weather comes endless trips to the Hamptons, lazy beach days, and more Mai Tai consumption than your body is physically used to. Outside of sipping on bubbly in your newest bikini or Speedo, one of the best things...
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    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    Funky East Berlin in NYC

    Traditional German fare? Check. Tasty cocktails with happy hour specials? Check. Awesome friendly service? Check. Studio Kraut, conveniently located in Chelsea, is perfect to visit for a weekday chow down on Berlin-inspired gru...
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    Food
     
    FEATURE

    Jaw-Dropping Chicken & Waffles With a Side of Burger

    Catching brunch in the West Village on a sleepy, mildly hung-over Sunday “morning” seems ideal, until you are confronted by the crowds and hassle that leaving you longing for a place that feels like home. One step inside the Ta...
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    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    Bacon, Egg and Cheese Waffle Sandwich and Bloody Marys

    We are all familiar with the happy hour hotspots in Midtown East that beckon the 9-5 crowd fleeing the high-rises at 5 o’clock during the week, but many overlook this area when seeking sustenance for weekend brunch. The Atwood ...
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    IMG_8087

    A Restaurant in Little Italy That Leaves Much to be Desired

    With a warm spring breeze in the air and the clear blue sky with shimmers of the sun’s reflection on the windows of Little Italy, Aunt Jake’s from the outside looked promising and inviting for a Tuesday night catch-up with an o...
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    Food
     
    FEATURE

    It’s Not Just a Place for Drinking – The Library Cafe

    Many may know the Library Café as one of the more popular spots to knock back a few cocktails in Farmingdale. You know, the place you typically end up strolling into after your night started at Croxley’s Ale House to watch a sp...
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    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    A Drink Called the Burt Renolds and a Burger That Can Cure Any Hangover – Joe’s Bar

    Many NYC residents will argue that there’s nothing greater than a happy hour with friends after work. When you combine discounted drinks with solid pub fare, you’ve got yourself a magical three hours on a weeknight. Joe’s, a cl...
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    Food
     
    FEATURE

    Some of the Best Mediterranean Food in Murray Hill – Galata

    Murray Hill is loaded with so many bars and restaurants at this point, it’s hard to keep track of the endless options when it comes to eating and drinking in the area. One place that opened their doors three weeks ago, but is a...
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    Food
     
    Madison Square Tavern - @foodnfest #noBSfood (1)

    Three Floors of Food, Drinks and Celebration – Madison Square Tavern

    Any time you find yourself in a place that has three floors, each complete with its own bar and plenty of table space, you know you’re in for a great time. That’s why we suggest your friends, family, cousins, and distant ...
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    Festivities
     
    Del Fuego - @foodNfest #noBSfood #noBSdrinks (1)

    We’ve Got Your Cinco De Mayo Plans for Next Year – Del Fuego

    Cinco de Mayo came and went, but the margaritas were flowing, the tacos were sizzling, and tons of Mexican paraphernalia was worn. When trying to identify the place that was going to live up to the high expectations we set for ...
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    Food
     
    FEATURE

    Authentic Vietnamese Sandwiches in the East Village – Bánh Mì Zòn

    Formally known for cheap rent, misfits, artists, skaters, and most importantly, great mom-and-pop food shops, the East Village isn’t what it used to be. While things might be incessantly changing, one place that is standing its...
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    Food
     
    Broad Street Dough Co. - @foodNfest #noBSfood - FEATURE

    The BEST Doughnuts in New Jersey – Broad Street Dough Co.

    We don’t typically venture into New Jersey, but when there’s incredible hype amongst the foodie community surrounding a small doughnut shop in the middle of Oakhurst, well as you would imagine, nothing was going to stop us from...
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    Festivities
     
    Passage Bar & Kitchen (Astoria) - @foodNfest #noBSfood #noBSdrinks (1)

    A Stylish New Take on Classic Irish Fare

    Irish pubs in NYC. There’s a hell of a lot of them. But there’s only one where you can find 93 readily available Irish Whiskeys, a Black Pudding Burger, Irish Breakfast Flatbread and Curried Shepherd’s Pie. We implore you to ve...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    Manhattan Proper - @foodnfest #noBSfood (1)

    Dining Out… The Proper Way

    Let’s face it, you hate being told when you’re not doing things “properly.” But, when it comes to finding stellar food in the cosmopolitan jungle of New York City, it’d be a shame to go about it any way other than properly. Man...
  •  
    Food
     
    Chalkpoint Kitchen - @foodNfest #noBSfood (1)

    So Fresh and So Clean, Clean

    All right ladies and gents, summer is in full-swing, and we’ve been eating cheese and bacon and all things nice for too long. Time to consider the beach bod, and head down to Chalkpoint Kitchen in SoHo for something fresh, seas...
  •  
    Food
     
    Zucchini Spaghetti and Meatballs springbowl

    King of the Broth

    You don’t often hear: “Let’s go order a cup of bone broth.” Until now. Thanks to Springbone Kitchen—a uniquely healthy spot now open in Greenwich Village—we can all now enjoy a 9, 16 or 20 ounce cup of grass-fed bone broth. But...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    Authentic Greek Cuisine and Craft Beer Flights

    What do you get when you combine 30 tap craft beers, authentic Mediterranean fare, and an ambiance suitable for practically everyone? Ted’s Corner Tavern. The name might throw you for a loop leading you to believe you’re visiti...
  •  
    Food
     
    Smuggler Jack's

    Long Island’s Worst Restaurant on the Water

    As our avid readers know, we don’t usually take the time to write about places that we dislike. Frankly, it takes too much time and we much rather invest our energy into promoting the places that are worth visiting. However, ev...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    No Crap on Tap & Bangin’ Diversified Food

    Taproom 307 is not your usual, run-of-the-mill, burger and wings joint in Kip’s Bay; at least not any more. This spot has a new chef that is knocking pub-grub out of the freaking park, and serving up an insane variety of craft ...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    A Midtown Gastropub on Steroids

    Wings. Beer. Sports. Well, not quite, but we found a spot in Midtown that takes this concept and delivers it in a trendy, gastropub atmosphere. Proper West, a two-level, multi-purpose venue, has more range than Derek Jeter had ...
  •  
    Top 5's
     
    FEATURE

    Top 5: Best Lobster Dishes “Out East”

    With the warm weather comes endless trips to the Hamptons, lazy beach days, and more Mai Tai consumption than your body is physically used to. Outside of sipping on bubbly in your newest bikini or Speedo, one of the best things...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    Funky East Berlin in NYC

    Traditional German fare? Check. Tasty cocktails with happy hour specials? Check. Awesome friendly service? Check. Studio Kraut, conveniently located in Chelsea, is perfect to visit for a weekday chow down on Berlin-inspired gru...
  •  
    Food
     
    FEATURE

    Jaw-Dropping Chicken & Waffles With a Side of Burger

    Catching brunch in the West Village on a sleepy, mildly hung-over Sunday “morning” seems ideal, until you are confronted by the crowds and hassle that leaving you longing for a place that feels like home. One step inside the Ta...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    Bacon, Egg and Cheese Waffle Sandwich and Bloody Marys

    We are all familiar with the happy hour hotspots in Midtown East that beckon the 9-5 crowd fleeing the high-rises at 5 o’clock during the week, but many overlook this area when seeking sustenance for weekend brunch. The Atwood ...
  •  
    Food
     
    IMG_8087

    A Restaurant in Little Italy That Leaves Much to be Desired

    With a warm spring breeze in the air and the clear blue sky with shimmers of the sun’s reflection on the windows of Little Italy, Aunt Jake’s from the outside looked promising and inviting for a Tuesday night catch-up with an o...
  •  
    Food
     
    FEATURE

    It’s Not Just a Place for Drinking – The Library Cafe

    Many may know the Library Café as one of the more popular spots to knock back a few cocktails in Farmingdale. You know, the place you typically end up strolling into after your night started at Croxley’s Ale House to watch a sp...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    FEATURE

    A Drink Called the Burt Renolds and a Burger That Can Cure Any Hangover – Joe’s Bar

    Many NYC residents will argue that there’s nothing greater than a happy hour with friends after work. When you combine discounted drinks with solid pub fare, you’ve got yourself a magical three hours on a weeknight. Joe’s, a cl...
  •  
    Food
     
    FEATURE

    Some of the Best Mediterranean Food in Murray Hill – Galata

    Murray Hill is loaded with so many bars and restaurants at this point, it’s hard to keep track of the endless options when it comes to eating and drinking in the area. One place that opened their doors three weeks ago, but is a...
  •  
    Food
     
    Madison Square Tavern - @foodnfest #noBSfood (1)

    Three Floors of Food, Drinks and Celebration – Madison Square Tavern

    Any time you find yourself in a place that has three floors, each complete with its own bar and plenty of table space, you know you’re in for a great time. That’s why we suggest your friends, family, cousins, and distant ...
  •  
    Festivities
     
    Del Fuego - @foodNfest #noBSfood #noBSdrinks (1)

    We’ve Got Your Cinco De Mayo Plans for Next Year – Del Fuego

    Cinco de Mayo came and went, but the margaritas were flowing, the tacos were sizzling, and tons of Mexican paraphernalia was worn. When trying to identify the place that was going to live up to the high expectations we set for ...
  •  
    Food
     
    FEATURE

    Authentic Vietnamese Sandwiches in the East Village – Bánh Mì Zòn

    Formally known for cheap rent, misfits, artists, skaters, and most importantly, great mom-and-pop food shops, the East Village isn’t what it used to be. While things might be incessantly changing, one place that is standing its...
  •  
    Food
     
    Broad Street Dough Co. - @foodNfest #noBSfood - FEATURE

    The BEST Doughnuts in New Jersey – Broad Street Dough Co.

    We don’t typically venture into New Jersey, but when there’s incredible hype amongst the foodie community surrounding a small doughnut shop in the middle of Oakhurst, well as you would imagine, nothing was going to stop us from...