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Celebrate August Food Holidays in NYC!

Escape the heat with some good eats!<p>The hottest month of the year is full of cool food holidays celebrating ice cream sandwiches, oysters, watermelon …

Secrets of Coney Island: 'It's more than amusements'

The Parachute Jump attracted crowds with ‘screamers’<p>The 250-foot Parachute Jump had all the characteristics of a terrifying amusement ride when it …

Coney Island

Secrets of Prospect Park

The demolished dark chamber<p>Before the 1890s, a dark room, "Camera Obscura," stood atop Breeze Hill. This small chamber, about five feet in diameter, …

Secrets of the Yankees' legendary uniform

The uniforms once had a darker stripe<p>The Yankees debuted their first pinstripe uniform during their final season at Hilltop Park in Washington …

Babe Ruth

Grand Prix New York / Corporate Events / Event Venue

Grand Prix New York is Westchester's premier indoor entertainment destination offering go-kart racing, bowling, redemption arcade and private event …

East Village fry favorite Pommes Frites gets a new home on the west side

After nearly two decades of serving East Village night crawlers with paper cones full of golden-fried goodness and more than 20 dipping sauces …

Greenwich Village

Blue Bottle Coffee and Tartine Bakery Will Open Cafe in Bushwick

Here's What That Governors Island Day Spa Will Look Like

Governors Island: former Colonial-era fort, current host of the Jazz Age Lawn Party, future spa? There's been word of one coming to the island since 2013, but now, however, it appears that plans are underway: DNAinfo reports that the spa will debut in summer 2017 as Governors Island's first …

17 Outdoor Art Installations Not to Miss in NYC This Month

June not only brings us an exciting crop of new outdoor art installations, but we still have several from our May list that will be up for another …

The 9 Stages of Dating in New York

Welcome to NYC, interstate transplant or fresh off the boater.<p>Welcome to NYC, concrete jungle where dreams are made of. Yes, there's nothing -- and no one -- you can't do.<p>Welcome to a whole new world. Your dates will take you anywhere -- there's time to share -- just don't expect either of you to …

All the Boats You Can Drink on in NYC

Sauvignon Blanc tastes better on the water.<p><b>Grand Banks</b><p>This historic, hand-built fishing schooner is the largest wooden vessel in New York City, but these days she's docked in Tribeca for the sole purpose of slinging sustainable small plates. Think: Atlantic oysters and sea-scallop ceviche.</b> …

The Buzz: Three Drinks to Try Right Now in New York City

Looking for a good place to drink this weekend? If you're tired of the same old options, here's a guide to some of the city's best drinks of the moment. Some come from places that have just opened, some are new to the menu, and some are just pitch perfect choices for this particular weekend.<p><b>July</b> …

The Hottest Restaurants in Queens Right Now, March 2018

It's time to update the <b>Queens Heatmap</b>, a guide to new and recently reviewed restaurants in the mighty borough of Queens. Here are the places that the critics, bloggers, and restaurant obsessives are buzzing about right now.<p>Added in March: <b>Ok Lah!</b> (a fast-casual Asian-leaning restaurant in Flushing) …

The Last-Minute Sunday Night Reservation Guide

Eater scanned through all NYC restaurants on OpenTable and Resy with reservations for two still available for tonight. Here's the best of the bunch:<p>Open Table<p>· Marta (9:15, 9:30)<br>· Maialino (9:00, 9:30)<br>· Upland (9:15)<br>· The Clam (8:15, 8:30)<br>· Rubirosa (9:30)<br>· OIJI (9:00, 9:30)<br>· Carbone (8:30)<br>· Birds …

SPONSORED: Ted Allen’s Picks for Bold Flavors in NYC

For <b>Ted Allen</b>, host of Food Network's <i>Chopped</i> and <i>All-Star Academy</i>, heartburn is an occupational hazard. But as a PEPCID® product user, he certainly doesn't let heartburn get in the way of enjoying some of the city's best restaurants. The PEPCID® Brand curated a list of New York City dining go-tos, …

Zagat

Dunkin’ Donuts is launching a delivery service! Life is good

First Chipotle, now DD? #BLESSED. New Yorkers already have some of the best food delivery options around, but according to CNBC, Dunkin’ Brands CEO …

Coffee

Preview: Boston's O Ya and Its Outstanding Sushi Hit NYC

F&W's Kate Krader has waited a while, but finally, Boston's O Ya has arrived in Manhattan. Hurray, New York City! Here, a preview of some of their …

New York’s 12 Best Sushi Spots

Somewhere between a wooden shack and a boat deck is the best way to describe what it’s like to be at Tomoe Sushi in the West Village. The list of …

Making My Favorite Noodles in NYC at Fung Tu

New York is one great noodle town. Chewy hand-pulled noodle soup? We got that. Nutty soba? Here you go. Bowls of pliant naengmyun? Done and done.<p>But my favorite bowl of noodles comes from somewhere newer. From a place that, to be honest, I was skeptical of from the start. Because when a restaurant …

Brooklyn's Great Unsung Chinatown: A Food Tour of Avenue U

There are more Chinatowns than meet the eye in New York. In Brooklyn, Sunset Park gets all the attention, but locals know of another Chinatown farther south, a stretch of Avenue U from Coney Island Avenue to Ocean Avenue, that's been home to a growing Chinese community for the past 15 years.<p>Here …

The 10 Best Dumplings in NYC

It’s such a simple concept -- wrapping meat and vegetables in dough, then steaming, boiling, or, better yet, frying the hell out of it. But, simple …

Food & Dining

A One-Day Food Tour of Jackson Heights and Elmhurst, New York's Most Diverse Dining Destination

Whether you're just visiting New York or you've lived here all your life, chances are you haven't spent enough time exploring Jackson Heights, Queens. Take it from someone who lives there—truly knowing this immigrant-dominated neighborhood, where Colombians and Mexicans rub shoulders with Tibetans …

Gwyneth Paltrow's Favorite NYC Restaurants Aren't Exactly Cleanse Material

Actress/GOOP guru/Martha Stewart's arch enemy Gwyneth Paltrow recently published a list of her top 13 favorite restaurants in New York City. The GP 13, as it's called (they say imitation is the highest form of flattery), is not, shockingly enough, a who's who of the city's most expensive juice …

Legendary Slice Joint Joe's Pizza Expands to Williamsburg This Month

Joe's Pizza will open at 216 Bedford Avenue, owner Joe Pozzuoli Jr. tells Eater. Joe's has a storied history dating back to 1975 on Carmine Street, and is widely considered one of the finest examples of the NYC slice joint. The Brooklyn shop will be the pizzeria's third location, following the East …

Kanye-Flavored Ice Cream Is Coming to the Lower East Side This Week

Kanye West, enigma, baby jumpsuit buyer, non-smiler, and appreciator of ice cream, turned 38 yesterday. While the West family celebrates by doing things like renting out the entirety of the Staples Center, one Lower East Side ice cream shop honored the occasion in the most populist way possible: …

Another Prized NYC Pizza Joint Is Expanding to Brooklyn

Fresh off the news that Artichoke Basille will open its first-ever Brooklyn location comes the announcement that Joe’s Pizza is following suit. The …

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