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May 23, 2013
“Memorial Day Salt Water Splash”
If you've decided to skip the Hamptons this summer, you can still get your salt water fix at King & Grove, along with a refreshing selection of cocktails, boozy ice pops and beer buckets. Beginning this Saturday, May 25th, ...
Posted: May 23, 2013 - 1:02 pm
“Blue Ribbon Beer Garden Open Now”
Blue Ribbon Beer Garden, the first seasonal barbecue and beer venture from Blue Ribbon's brothers Bromberg is now open on the Lower East Side! Arriving just in time for summer in a spacious terrace on the Lower East Side, Blue ...
Posted: May 23, 2013 - 11:32 am
“Battery Harris: Beer, Booze, and More in Williamsburg”
It’s balmy out. The kinda day you just want to kick back and drink a cold pint. Why not check in at Battery Harris, a craft beer and cocktail bar at 64 Frost Street (at Meeker Avenue) in Williamsburg, which opened today, with a wide sel ...
Posted: May 23, 2013 - 11:26 am
May 14, 2013
“Free Shake Shack! (YES, FREE.)”
On May 24, Delta Air Lines will unveil the new JFK Terminal 4 – part of Delta’s $1.4 billion JFK redevelopment project. Among the highly anticipated new amenities are several internationally ...
Posted: May 14, 2013 - 11:08 am
May 2, 2013
“Dave's Hoagies: From Philly To NYC With Love”
FidDi folks are used to tumbleweeds rather than stellar lunch options. But no longer! Direct to Lower Manhattan from the streets of Philadelphia comes Dave’s Hoagies, a sandwich shop that will show you the famed sandwich’s superiority ...
Posted: May 2, 2013 - 11:06 am
April 24, 2013
“New Smoked Meat Tacos for Lunch at Fletcher's”
Calexico may have the Brooklyn taco market cornered, and understandably so, but give Fletcher’s Brooklyn Barbecue (433 Third Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 347-763-2680, www.fletchersbklyn.com ...
Posted: April 24, 2013 - 12:47 pm
April 23, 2013
“Pasta Making Classes for Kids and Grown-Ups at Rana”
The next series of pasta classes at Giovanni Rana Pasticio & Cucina (75 9th avenue, www.rananyc.com), in Chelsea Market on Sunday, April 28 and Monday, April 29. During each class, pasta l ...
Posted: April 23, 2013 - 3:26 pm
“Smashburger to Sell Boston Burgers to Benefit the One Fund Boston”
13 Smashburger locations across the Garden State will officially change the name of the “New Jersey Burger” to the “Boston Burger” from May 1st – 3rd and donate $1.00 from the sale of each to One Fund Boston. The burg ...
Posted: April 23, 2013 - 3:23 pm
April 22, 2013
“Lunch at Saxon + Parole Starts Today”
il Bucco Alimentari is one of my favorite spots for lunch down near the Bowery (and dinner and dessert, for that matter) but once in a while, it's time to mix it up. When the mood strikes, head over to nearby Saxon + Parole where Chef Br ...
Posted: April 22, 2013 - 12:28 pm
April 14, 2013
“Strong Buzz News”
Dear Readers, Some of you may know that I created and launched The Strong Buzz website over ten years ago, way back in 2003, well before any foodies or magazines or papers for that matter had much of an online presence. I wa ...
Posted: April 14, 2013 - 8:47 am
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