Years ago, I went to the Taste of 7th Street festival. It was an eating event where you got a ticket and got to sample food from a few different restaurants along 7th Street, like Luke’s Lobster.
Well, good news. The festival is back this weekend. Tickets are $25 and you can go Saturday [...]
One of my favorite food events of the year is the Village Voice Choice Eats. This event is basically a food festival where you’ll enjoy samples from 50 different restaurants, complimentary alcoholic beverages (beer and wine) and a dessert sampling. This year, the event will be hosted on March 25 from 7-10pm at Basketball City [...]
If I wasn’t celebrating my best friend at her bachelorette this weekend, here’s what I would be doing – the Sixpoint Craft Beer and Food Crawl. Tickets are $29.00 (plus $2.59 handling fee) and you’ll visit 11 bars in LIC and Greenpoint. Check-in is from 12:30 – 3, but the entire event runs from [...]
This weekend is the Big Apple BBQ. From 11am to 6pm on Saturday and Sunday, head to Madison Square Park and you’ll see dozens of BBQ vendors from across the country. Admission to the event is free, but if you want to eat ribs, brisket or pork, it’s just $9 a plate. To further clarify, it’s [...]
Visit 46th Street between Broadway and 9th Ave tonight from 5-9pm for the Taste of Times Square. Feast on food from some of New York Cities favorite restaurants including Shake Shack, Junior’s, Barbetta, B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, Ruth’s Chris, Havana Central, Firebird, Carmine’s, Toloache, Virgil’s Real BBQ, Le Rivage and more! Most dishes are priced [...]
Last week, I went to the Choice Streets event. Choice Streets is the cousin of Choice Eats (yes, the event I refer to as my personal Christmas). Basically, Choice Streets is a ticketed event where you can try samples from 25+ food trucks which are parked on the Intrepid. Samples are unlimited, and you [...]
A couple weeks back I had the pleasure of going to Village Voice’s Choice Eats. You’ve all heard me describe this before – it’s like going to Costco and getting samples, but all the samples are from 50+ different restaurants. While I’m sure you’d love to hear how I put myself in a food [...]
Now through March 31 is Chinatown Restaurant Week. Nineteen restaurants are participating, and you’ll be able to get a meal for $20.13 (one menu I looked at included an appetizer, entree and a choice of noodle, another had a soup, appetizer, entree, duck and dessert). Please note that some restaurants offer this special for [...]
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Head to Openhouse Mulberry on March 23 and 24 for the Big Cheesy, a grilled cheese competition! Located on Mulberry between Spring and Delancey, you’ll enjoy grilled cheese from returning champ Melt Shop (midtown), 2011 champ Milk Truck (roving), last year’s bronzed Lucy’s Whey (Chelsea Market), empire-expanding Murray’s Cheese Bar (Bleecker St), a catering [...]
Guys- set your alarms. Tomorrow, Thursday March 14 at noon, Village Voice will start selling tickets to Choice Streets. Held on the Intrepid on Tuesday, May 7, guests will enjoy samplings from 25+ food trucks and free drinks from 7-10pm. Tickets are $40.
While the food truck list has not been released yet, this [...]