There’s something stirring on Broadway. 42-21 Broadway – to be exact – and it’s looking good. Dandana is the name, you may have heard of it? The Middle Eastern hookah lounge has graced Broadway for over 10 years – becoming a much loved hangout for locals who enjoy quality Middle Eastern cuisine and hookahs –…

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In a place where Greek food thrives, it’s always nice to find a bit of Spanish to brighten up the palate. And sitting down in this corner quaint and picturesque restaurant really does let you feel that Spanish vibe. There’s always such a pleasure found when looking down on a plate that’s filled with vibrant…

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Willie Degal, former Food Network star and restaurateur is set for some big things this year. His plan is to take his 20 year old company public, and that plan is starting off with another two restaurants opening up in 2016, one of which is right here in our backyard.  Uncle Jack's Steakhouse has become…

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Spring is in the air, and so is the intoxicating scent of grilled oysters, delicious lobster and addictively mouthwatering clam chowder.  And as we follow our noses with a smile from ear to ear, we run straight into this Astoria ruby just waiting eagerly with doors wide open.  Off The Hook Raw Bar & Grill…

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There’s nothing too fancy about Blackbird’s Bar & Restaurant. It doesn’t have chandeliers hanging from the ceiling. It doesn’t have gorgeous plates and high class Michelin star cuisine. You could say, Blackbird’s is just your run of the meal, local bar. And you would be right – Blackbird’s is just your local neighborhood bar. That’s exactly…

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It's fun at The Bonnie, as the local brick and wood Gastro – pub is beginning their Wednesday Brew & Bite Night. Starting this week, every Wednesday night, The Bonnie will be featuring a different brewery paired with some delicious local dishes. Serving from 6PM to 11PM, reservations are taken, or if you fancy a walk in and…

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Are you in the mood for Italian? If so, take a trip to the old country by way of Trattoria L’incontro, no passport required. In 1999, under the direction of Chef Rocco Sacramone, Trattoria L’incontro opened its doors and instantly became an institution amongst Astorians. As you walk through the doors your breath will be…

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If it's not diversity in people, it's diversity in the food which they eat, and Astoria has an abundance of both. We love our little corner of the globe. It's filled with more options than most other places. Whether you're in the mood for Greek, Asian, Italian, Moroccon, South American, Australian and whatever else your…

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