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    NYC’s Most Instagrammable Bar

    The East Village is forever transforming. Some people might even say the neighborhood is “finding itself”. We’re still not sure how to label the ‘hood, but one spot that is helping the area trend in a direction of improvement i...
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    Craft Pizza, Beer and Hospitality

    New Yorkers are demanding. We’re impatient and like things done fast, but we also don’t like sacrificing quality. When it comes to our food, the same concept applies – “Get me my food quickly, but you better make sure it’s damn...
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    Margaritas, Tacos, and Something Called the Sugar Skull Room

    Mexican restaurants come in a variety of fashions, but one that jumped to the top of our “favorites” chart most recently was Casa Neta. Located in the heart of Flatiron, this dimly lit Mexican joint not only serves up some deli...
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    Making Dining American Again

    It might not be in everyone’s favor that Trump was elected president, but he vowed to make America great again, and congruently, a restaurant in NYC is making dining American again. Harding’s, a Flatiron District staple, is the...
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    Steak Boards & French Onion Soup Fondue

    Rockville Centre does a lot of things right. The nightlife is always fun, the pubs are solid, and the food options just keep on getting better. With the addition of GM Club Steak, RVC added its name to a list of restaurants in ...
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    A Sexy Restaurant & Coffee Bar in Midtown

    Cocktails and American cuisine are one of our favorite combinations when it comes to indulging in restaurants around NYC. Trademark Taste & Grind offers up both of those (very well, we might add), but also slaps a bigger sm...
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    35-Day Dry-Aged Cowboy Ribeyes

    Perfectly seared steaks and towers of fresh seafood have a warm place in our hearts. If we were to tell you that there’s a place that offers both under one roof, would you go? Of course you would; it’s a no brainer. Jake’s Stea...
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    Burgers, Wings and Football Things

    When football season starts, Sunday’s become a day of friends, drinks and lots of trash talking. You’d be remiss not to spend your next Sunday indulging in all three activities at SideBar, an energetic and spacious football bar...
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    Pizza Topped with Meatballs, Bacon, and Glazed Doughnuts

    There’s something to be said about places that draw you in with chill vibes, good music, a relaxed environment, and of course, fist-pumpingly good food. Bell Blvd in Bayside is saturated with eateries of all kinds, but nothing ...
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    This Restaurant’s Breathtaking View Will… Take Your Breath Away

    Outside of the insanely high property taxes and congested parkways, Long Island is one of the best places you can live in this country. So much so, that tourists consistently look to escape here in the summertime. No matter whe...
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    Octopus So Tender, You’ll Be Begging For More

    Hospitality and genuinely good service can go a long way. It could be the difference-maker in whether or not you decide to give a restaurant with mediocre food a second chance or it could be the deciding factor in what has you ...
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    Get Drunk on Hot Tea at Brunch

    We can’t say that after a long Saturday night out, we wake up early Sunday afternoon and our first thought is “Let’s have a tea party!” but after trying the Tipsy Tea brunch at Tanner Smith’s in Midtown,  we have changed our tu...
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    Food
     

    Rare Pokemon That Can Be Found In Greenwich Village

    If your Pokémon hunting has you wandering near Washington Square Park in the near future, don’t forget to stop by Freud on La Guardia Place. This beautifully decorated bistro in Greenwich Village is putting a new spin on Austri...
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    Food
     

    Seasonal/Local Meat & Produce Made to Order

    Here at Food ‘n’ Festivities, we are always on the lookout for what’s new and exciting, and after our visit to Bespoke Kitchen in the West Village, we have found a new style of dining that showcases the abilities of...
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    Food
     

    A Wonderfully Quaint Brunch in Greenwich Village

    You owe Guy Beringer a huge “thank you.” You know that thing called brunch that everybody loves so much? Yea, he invented it. He’s the reason that fantastic spots like Greenwich Project draw large weekend crowds by serving up d...
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    Food
     

    Pit Bosses in NYC, Beware…

    Nothing says ‘Merica quite like beer, bourbon, and BBQ. Normally you would have to travel to all regions of the country to find the best of each one, but NYC conveniently just happens to have some of the finest of all three und...
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    Indo-Chinese Fare in Williamsburg

    If you live in Brooklyn, we’re sure you have spent hours scanning Yelp for that new, perfect place to eat, but have no idea what you’re in the mood for. Normally, you will scan forever, and just settle back to an old favorite, ...
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    Festivities
     

    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
     

    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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    Food
     

    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
     

    NYC’s Most Instagrammable Bar

    The East Village is forever transforming. Some people might even say the neighborhood is “finding itself”. We’re still not sure how to label the ‘hood, but one spot that is helping the area trend in a direction of improvement i...
  •  
    Food
     

    Craft Pizza, Beer and Hospitality

    New Yorkers are demanding. We’re impatient and like things done fast, but we also don’t like sacrificing quality. When it comes to our food, the same concept applies – “Get me my food quickly, but you better make sure it’s damn...
  •  
    Festivities
     

    Margaritas, Tacos, and Something Called the Sugar Skull Room

    Mexican restaurants come in a variety of fashions, but one that jumped to the top of our “favorites” chart most recently was Casa Neta. Located in the heart of Flatiron, this dimly lit Mexican joint not only serves up some deli...
  •  
    Food
     

    Making Dining American Again

    It might not be in everyone’s favor that Trump was elected president, but he vowed to make America great again, and congruently, a restaurant in NYC is making dining American again. Harding’s, a Flatiron District staple, is the...
  •  
    Food
     

    Steak Boards & French Onion Soup Fondue

    Rockville Centre does a lot of things right. The nightlife is always fun, the pubs are solid, and the food options just keep on getting better. With the addition of GM Club Steak, RVC added its name to a list of restaurants in ...
  •  
    Food
     

    A Sexy Restaurant & Coffee Bar in Midtown

    Cocktails and American cuisine are one of our favorite combinations when it comes to indulging in restaurants around NYC. Trademark Taste & Grind offers up both of those (very well, we might add), but also slaps a bigger sm...
  •  
    Food
     

    35-Day Dry-Aged Cowboy Ribeyes

    Perfectly seared steaks and towers of fresh seafood have a warm place in our hearts. If we were to tell you that there’s a place that offers both under one roof, would you go? Of course you would; it’s a no brainer. Jake’s Stea...
  •  
    Festivities
     

    Burgers, Wings and Football Things

    When football season starts, Sunday’s become a day of friends, drinks and lots of trash talking. You’d be remiss not to spend your next Sunday indulging in all three activities at SideBar, an energetic and spacious football bar...
  •  
    Food
     

    Pizza Topped with Meatballs, Bacon, and Glazed Doughnuts

    There’s something to be said about places that draw you in with chill vibes, good music, a relaxed environment, and of course, fist-pumpingly good food. Bell Blvd in Bayside is saturated with eateries of all kinds, but nothing ...
  •  
    Food
     

    This Restaurant’s Breathtaking View Will… Take Your Breath Away

    Outside of the insanely high property taxes and congested parkways, Long Island is one of the best places you can live in this country. So much so, that tourists consistently look to escape here in the summertime. No matter whe...
  •  
    Food
     

    Octopus So Tender, You’ll Be Begging For More

    Hospitality and genuinely good service can go a long way. It could be the difference-maker in whether or not you decide to give a restaurant with mediocre food a second chance or it could be the deciding factor in what has you ...
  •  
    Festivities
     

    Get Drunk on Hot Tea at Brunch

    We can’t say that after a long Saturday night out, we wake up early Sunday afternoon and our first thought is “Let’s have a tea party!” but after trying the Tipsy Tea brunch at Tanner Smith’s in Midtown,  we have changed our tu...
  •  
    Food
     

    Rare Pokemon That Can Be Found In Greenwich Village

    If your Pokémon hunting has you wandering near Washington Square Park in the near future, don’t forget to stop by Freud on La Guardia Place. This beautifully decorated bistro in Greenwich Village is putting a new spin on Austri...
  •  
    Food
     

    Seasonal/Local Meat & Produce Made to Order

    Here at Food ‘n’ Festivities, we are always on the lookout for what’s new and exciting, and after our visit to Bespoke Kitchen in the West Village, we have found a new style of dining that showcases the abilities of...
  •  
    Food
     

    A Wonderfully Quaint Brunch in Greenwich Village

    You owe Guy Beringer a huge “thank you.” You know that thing called brunch that everybody loves so much? Yea, he invented it. He’s the reason that fantastic spots like Greenwich Project draw large weekend crowds by serving up d...
  •  
    Food
     

    Pit Bosses in NYC, Beware…

    Nothing says ‘Merica quite like beer, bourbon, and BBQ. Normally you would have to travel to all regions of the country to find the best of each one, but NYC conveniently just happens to have some of the finest of all three und...
  •  
    Food
     

    Indo-Chinese Fare in Williamsburg

    If you live in Brooklyn, we’re sure you have spent hours scanning Yelp for that new, perfect place to eat, but have no idea what you’re in the mood for. Normally, you will scan forever, and just settle back to an old favorite, ...
  •  
    Festivities
     

    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
     

    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
     

    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...