Food

Sweets for your Sweetheart

Despite wearing masks, we can’t deny that we still feel the love that’s in the air! Celebrate yourself and your loved ones by letting them know you are thinking of them in the most universal and classic languages of love: sweets and flowers! Here are some of our favorite places where no matter what you leave the store with, you’re guaranteed to make your loved ones Valentine’s Day.

For Our Masked Loves: Fool Proof Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, the clock is ticking and it’s time to figure out what’s still open to the public and to get your hands on a reservation! As luck would have it, we did the research for you and got you covered: here are some date suggestions for day or night that are guaranteed to put a smile on your other half’s face!

Love is in the Air and the Food… The Most Romantic Meals in Town

Valentine’s Day is upon us, and there’s no better place than Astoria for a night of romance and tasty food. With scores of restaurants and new spots opening practically every day, there’s no shortage of options for local lovebirds looking for a night out (or in). Whether you’re a connoisseur of haute cuisine or a comfort food fan, there’s a spot for you on this list of the neighborhood’s most romantic meals.

Nneji Shares Heritage Through West African Food Traditions

Beatrice Ajaero is the owner of the new West African restaurant, Nneji. The values of the restaurant are displayed on its storefront sign: “Africa, Food, Kindred.”

Going Green? 4 Must Try Spots for Vegan Cuisine

Looking to change your diet? Perhaps that juicy steak is no longer doing it for you? Then now is the time to try plant-based food. As veganism and vegetarianism culture continues to grow, more and more local spots have been adopting the cuisine and putting their own twist on it.

10 Under $10 – Astoria’s Best Cheap Eats

Astoria is certainly not lacking in restaurant options, but your wallet might not appreciate it if you eat out every day. That’s why we’ve put together a list of some of the neighborhood’s tastiest menu items that won’t break the bank.  Spanakopita at Cafe Boulis Cafe Boulis is a neighborhood…

Terkenlis Tsoureki Now Available at Titan Foods!

This winter bring home the world famous Terkenlis Tsoureki chocolate covered sweet breads from Greece! 
Titan foods has these beloved desserts along with all of your Greek specialty food needs.

Cheers to These Amazing Deals at The Grand

Kicking off the New Year, The Grand has happy hour starting at $7 All Day, Every Day! Try their signature drinks and cocktails such as margaritas, mules, mojitos, sangria and more. If you’re feeling chilly this winter, have a look at their hot drinks menu for something that will warm…

A Champion Of The Heart Using Pizza and Compassion To Help The Homeless

A beacon of hope and warmth, a genuine New Yorker who has made it his goal to spread happiness and cheer to those less fortunate.

A Joyful Feast: Astoria Restaurants Offer Plenty to Celebrate

Now with the holidays and cold weather approaching, Astoria restaurants have plenty to offer those looking for ways to make their special occasions festive in this time of social distancing.