Earlier this month (Laura’s thoughts in italics) we told you about The Dealist’s Taste of the West Village eating event – essentially a food walking tour taken at your own pace. For only $17 guests were able to sample selected foods at six eateries in the West VillageÂ over the weekend (Oct. 16 and 17), [...]
Like Thanksgiving but canâ€™t wait until the 26th? City Bakery has just the solution.
Our friends at NYC Daily Deals let us know that City Bakery will provide bite-sized portions of a traditional Thanksgiving meal paired with a Bottlerocket wine tasting on November 14th. They put the event on for the first time [...]
One of our favorite sites, 8coupons.com, is turning two on 8.8.09 and celebrating in 89th and Broke style – with lots of coupons! Check out this link to see the different deals (the Cold Stone Creamery and Buttercup Bakery coupons sound good to us). One of the more interesting offers is $8 [...]
We’ve already told you about free walking tours every other Saturday of Greenwich Village, but Walking Tours Manhattan has some even more up our alley…they include dessert! It’s an ingenuous idea: you meet up at a dessert spot and follow a “dessert expert” to explore a neighborhood’s bakery gems. While the tour itself [...]
Facebook tells me that Starbucks will be giving away a free pastry with the purchase of a drink from opening until 10:30 am tomorrow morning. Call ahead of time to ensure that one of the many Starbucks near you is participating in the promotion. To take part of the deal, print the invitation here [...]
Guest Post by Sarah Coniski, Upper West Side Correspondent
When it comes to baklava, I am spoiled.Â My great aunt, Florence Stachowicz (don’t let the Polish last name fool you – she is of Greek ancestry), makes the best baklava I’ve ever eaten. It is buttery and rich, sweet and crunchy and perfectly layered. [...]
Man I love this CupcakeStop. Go to NYC Daily Deals and print out an exclusive coupon for a free cupcake, valid only today. And keep an eye on CupcakeStop’s Twitter account – they’ll often tweet about limited-time freebies and deals. Plus, that’s how you know where they’re located throughout the day. Thanks to CupcakeStop [...]
Thanks to The Skint, we know that CupcakeStop will be handing out free mini cupcakes to the first 500 visitors at two locations on Wednesday. From 10 am – 5 pm, CupcakeStop will be at 14th between University and 5th Avenue, and from 6 pm – closing they’ll be at 23rd between 7th and [...]
Friday night I met up with some friends in the Union Square/East Village area. They decided on Finnerty’s at 14th and 2nd, and by the time I arrived they were already friendly with the bartender. It’s a shame that I can’t remember his name, but if you’re interested, it’s his headshot that’s taped to [...]
After shopping with a friend on Sunday afternoon, I decided to stop in at the Chelsea Market before heading home. I had never been to this “culinary mecca” in Manhattan, so it was about time that I checked it out.
Since I went later in the afternoon, I was able to enjoy some of [...]