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Food
 

Iron Sushi – The Best Sushi Happy Hour

If you’re looking for a friendly, not-too-pretentious sushi joint with affordable sushi of terrific quality, this is exactly the spot to go! With two locations on the upper east side and in the east village, Iron Sushi is the p...
 
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Populence (Greenwich Village, NYC) – The Opulent Popcorn Shop

New York has specialty little sweet joints to meet our every craving, and thus it was only a matter of time until the ‘popcorn artisans’ came to town. While some people may see popcorn as merely the counterpart of a great movie...
 
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Jeffrey’s Grocery – Don’t Let the Name Fool You…

This picturesque West Village bistro and seafood bar, set within exposed-brick walls with plenty of elegant candles and very warm service feels more like dining with one’s own well-dressed, quirky family than anything like a gr...

 
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Sugar and Plumm – The Candyland Café

New Yorkers used to think that Dylan’s Candy Bar held a monopoly as the one and only kid-dazzling candy wonderland, but hold onto your horses because Sugar and Plumm has come to town. One step into this kidtopia with candy-coat...
 
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Tsampa (East Village, NYC) — A Peace of Tibet

Don’t know much about Tibetan food? Not to worry. Did you know that Tsampa is a Tibetan staple made from roasted flour? Or that bocha is a tea with salt and butter? At Tsampa, waitresses in traditional garb are more than happy ...
 
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Alder—The Art of Food

From the mind of Wylie Dufresne of WD-50 fame, Alder brings his notions of molecular gastronomy to this local pub. In the melting pot that is New York, ingredients from around the world come together for Dufresne and his chefs ...

 
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Sofrito – Mammoth Portions with the Flavor to Match

The time has come that you broaden your dining horizons. Fan of sangria? Check. Large hunks of meat (not necessarily the kind served in restaurants)? Check. Beautiful ambiance with good music to boot? Yeah, we get it. Check. So...
 
Events
 

Lone Star Texas Chili Cook Off, NYC (May 2013)

As per usual, we’re covering all the hot events around New York City. The Lone Star Chili Cook Off had its 20th consecutive cook-off this past May and we were fortunate to attend the event for the 4th straight year. For t...
 
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Drom – Food, Music, and oh so Much More.

Located in the heart of the East Village, Drom offers a wide selection of music and activities from burlesque shows and live concerts, to film screenings and stand-up comedy, musical theater, trivia games and even a wedding or ...

 
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Lodge — Adirondacks in the City

Feel the urge to eat in the great outdoors? Or down a beer or seven in a cabin in the Adirondacks all without leaving the city? Then Lodge is the place for you. All the atmosphere of a rustic getaway, but only minutes from the ...