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 [...]
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 [...]
Now through March 18, enjoy Japan Restaurant Week. Prices will range from $12 to $25 with many restaurants offering ekiben, or bento boxes with regional Japanese cuisine. These bento boxes will also be available for purchase at Grand Central Terminal during Japan Week on March 19-21.
Thirty-five restaurants will be participating, including: Aburiya Kinnosuke, Aki [...]
Visit The Malaysian Winter Market today from 11:30 – 2:30 pm or 5:30 – 9 pm (or until all the food sells out) and enjoy a variety of signature Malaysian dishes and traditional Malaysian food products by restaurants and vendors in New York City and the Tri-State area. The event will be held in Bryant Park, [...]
February means it’s City Bakery’s Hot Chocolate Festival. I’m not the biggest fan of City Bakery’s hot chocolate but I can’t help but want to try the banana peel flavor on the 23rd.
For those who aren’t familiar with this festival, City Bakery offers a different flavor of hot chocolate every day in February. If you [...]