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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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Favorite Food Finds!

$59 gets you an Italian meal for two at Firenze on the UES – includes champagne. $29 gets you a tapas lunch or brunch for two at Tia Pol. $59 gets you a three course Greek dinner with wine at Ethos Gallery 51 in Midtown. $34 gets you an Italian dinner with wine [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

Snag a Mediterranean dinner for two (including wine) for $38 at Anatolia Mediterranean Cuisine on the UES. $29 gets you brunch for two and four drinks at Brick NYC. Grab a seafood tower for two at Firebird Restaurant for $45 in Midtown. In Chelsea? $32 gets you a four-course dinner for two at [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

Get a three-course dinner for two with a bottle of wine at DUO in Midtown. $39 gets you five tapas and two desserts for two on Sunday – Thursday at Euzkadi in the East Village. $26 gets you four movie tickets to Regal Cinemas – $13 gets you two [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

Get discounted movie tickets to Regal Cinemas.  $10 gets you $20 to American Apparel. $25 gets you two appetizers, two entrees and four cocktails at Casaville in Murray Hill. $32 gets you a three course meal for two at Gazala’s on the [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$39 gets you two lobsters, two sides, two glasses of wine and two soups or salads at Psari in Astoria. Here’s our review. Get a lunch or brunch for two – including two apps, two entrees and two desserts  – for $39 at David Burke Kitchen in Soho. $6 gets you $12 to [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$12 gets you 5 frozen yogurts with two toppings at Cold Stone in Astoria. $22 gets you brunch for 2, with three drinks and an entrée at McGarry’s Pub in Chelsea. $38 gets you a Mediterranean dinner for two (including two glasses of wine) at Anatolia Mediterranean Cuisine on the UES. Snag two [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$34 gets you a year’s subscription to US Weekly. $39 gets you a tapas meal for two with sangria at Tapeo29 on the LES. $39 gets you a Portuguese dinner for two at Alfama in Midtown East. $20 gets you $40 to Ichiro Japanese Restaurant on the UES. Grab a steak dinner for [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

Grab a three-course prix fixe meal for two plus a pitcher of sangria or margaritas for $45 at Patron Mexican Grill in Midtown West. Grab a gourmet-sandwich meal for two at Dante’s in Fidi for $12. $29 gets you brunch and cocktails for two at Petaluma on the UES. Enjoy a four-course seafood [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$35 gets you dinner for two with two appetizers, two entrees and two desserts at Rino Trattoria in Midtown West. $34 gets you an Italian dinner with wine for two at Radicchio Pasta & Risotto Co. $25 gets you a three-course Indian meal for two at Tiffin and Thali in the W. Village. [...]

Favorite Food Finds!

$24 gets you beers, burgers and fries for two at Bareburger in Chelsea. Here is our review. Grab a three-course surf and turf meal at Ceci Italian, including dessert and a bottle of wine. $29 gets you wings, fries and beer at Conga’s Bar in [...]

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