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89th And Broke

I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Deal Alert! All You Can Eat Ribs for $19!

Some of my guy friends (um Dave) could really pack in a ton of food if they wanted to.  If you consider taking on an all you can eat ribs night as a personal challenge, consider swinging by MexiQ in Astoria on a Tuesday.  For just $19, enjoy St. Louis-style pork ribs with your choice of sauce, [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$60 for $30 of Italian food at Bigoli. Actually called The Neighborhood Restaurant and Bar, you can have $30 worth of casual American food for $15. Last day for 80% off Restaurant.com gift certificates with the promo word DATE. If you want to stay indoors, grab this $30 for $15 voucher for delivery [...]

Deal Alert! $2 Beers at Third and Long!

Things I despise: happy hours that end at 7pm.  Why? There is no way I’m out of work to enjoy them, unless it’s a Friday.

My buddy Tim and I love mugs o' beer.

That’s why I like Third and Long on 3rd and 35th Street. This bar totally gets that some of [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

Get $30 worth of Thai food at Potjanee Authentic Thai Restaurant plus a free dessert for $15. Enjoy an Italian dinner for two Giorgio’s Wine Bar – $39 gets you 2 apps or salads, 2 entrees and a bottle of house red or white wine. $12 for $30 towards your first month at [...]

Deal Alert! Win $500 From 16 Handles!

16 Handles is running a promotion to find the perfect name for its new treat: a machine that blends your fro-yo with toppings (think McDonald’s McFlurry’s or Dairy Queen’s Blizzards). They have a naming contest on Facebook that will last until midnight of February 2 and the winner will receive $500. They’ll pick 16 [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$15 gets you $25 to NY Burger Co. $29 gets you dinner for two plus sake at Asian Station. $12 gets you a large popcorn and two movie tickets at Cinema Village. Get an Italian meal for two at Knapp Pizza II in BK. Enjoy a French dinner for two for $35 at [...]

Deal Alert! Free Meat Pies!

Yesterday my buddy at The Skint and I were wondering what celebrations were happening around the city for Australia Day. While we could find some open bars and beer specials, frankly, none were that good ($4 beers is nothing to me as far as a deal, unless accompanied by free food).  And then we [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

Use the word DATE and get 80% off your Restaurant.com gift certificates. $20 gets you $40 of Cuban food at Guantanamera.

The below are at KGB Deals, so scroll through to find them:

I think I’ll be grabbing this one: $27 gets you $30 worth to spend on food and drinks at Pop [...]

AYCD Brunch For Under $20? Yes, Please!

I don’t do brunch too often, but when I do I want to be sure it’s a good time. Some of my favorites include Calle Ocho, Sunburnt Calf, and Van Diemens (have we really not written about Calle Ocho and Van Diemens yet?!). I went with two friends over MLK weekend and Calle Ocho [...]

Favorite Food Finds, Plus $10 for $20 at The Body Shop!

$10 gets you $20 at Cha Pa.  Groupon has several beauty and spa deals available today. Lava stone massage for $38 at Supple Spa? Yes, please. $11 gets you $25 to OK Falafel House. $10 gets you $20 to the Body [...]

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