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A Look Aboard NYC Cruises with Picturesque Panoramas

Posted by Collin McGorty on Aug 17, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Since New York Harbor provides seamless access to the Atlantic Ocean, East River and the historic Hudson River, there are several scenic cruise line options for New Yorkers looking to explore the area. Riders on these NYC cruises will take in picturesque views while also enjoying delicious meals, drinks and fun with family and friends.

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Topics: NYC, Events, Entertainment, Food&Drink, Nightlife, New York, Brooklyn, Family

3 Delightful Great Neck Restaurants that Warrant a Visit

Posted by Collin McGorty on Aug 3, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The waterfront village of Great Neck, which is located on the North Shore of Long Island, shares a border with Queens and has several mouthwatering, yet charming eateries. Each of these Great Neck restaurants may range in price, delicacies and theme, but every single one is just as delicious as the next. So, if you’re looking for a quality meal in this area, these are definitely the places you’ll want to go.

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Topics: Long Island, Food&Drink, Bars, restaurants

Enjoy a Cocktail and a View at these Rooftop Bars in Queens

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jul 27, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Summertime is especially busy for bars and pubs. Many folks head down to their nearest watering hole for an ice cold cocktail to beat the summer heat. Since these places are often crowded, few have air conditioning and even less have an outdoor space, your options are limited. That’s why we’re telling you about these rooftop bars in Queens, where you can enjoy a delicious beverage, a view and a breeze (if you’re lucky).

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Bars, Queens, Queens bars

Best New Hyde Park Restaurants for a Special Night Out

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jun 7, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Fortunately, we live on Long Island, which has one of the country’s premier food scenes as evidence by the many towns with incredible restaurants and eateries. However, nowhere else is the food scene as prevalent as it is in New Hyde Park. Therefore, if you’re looking for an amazing dinner on Long Island, look no further than these New Hyde Park restaurants.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Family, restaurants

3 Queens Pizza Places that Blow Away the Competition

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 25, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Forget about Italy, everyone knows that New York City is home to some of the most authentic, delicious pizza in the entire world. However, most people don’t realize that other boroughs besides Manhattan and Brooklyn can make a decent slice. Queens pizza especially comes to mind. So, if you’re looking for a slice from the best, check out these Queens favorites that can go toe-to-toe with New York City’s finest pizzerias.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Queens, Flushing, Bayside

Finding a Cinco de Mayo Party to Enjoy the Mexican Holiday

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 27, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Whether you share a Mexican heritage or not, Cinco de Mayo, which is coming up next week, is always a fun occasion to celebrate with family and friends. However, it isn’t so easy to find the right Cinco de Mayo party. Luckily, we’ve compiled a list of all the best places to check out for the big day.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Holiday

The Best Flushing Restaurants for a Delicious Bite to Eat

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Many people consider Manhattan to be the epicenter of the New York City food scene. However, these folks seem to forget about other boroughs like Queens, specifically Flushing, where you can find delicious food on just about every corner. Next time you’re in the neighborhood, check out these Flushing restaurants.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Queens, Flushing

Where to Watch March Madness Games throughout the Tournament

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 16, 2017 10:30:00 AM

This time of year is unbeatable because we’re in the full swing of the March Madness NCAA basketball tournament! The first two rounds saw juggernauts like Villanova, Duke and Louisville fall while Cinderella teams like Xavier and South Carolina made it to the Sweet 16. Here’s a guide for where to watch March Madness throughout the rest of the tournament.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Sports, Bars, Queens

St. Patrick's Day Bars Where the Irish Tradition Lives on

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 2, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Now that March is finally here, there’s only two weeks that separate us from St. Patrick’s Day. The day was originally intended to be a celebration of the patron saint of Ireland, but it has quickly evolved into a massive party holiday. This March 17 and the weeks leading up to it, grab a pint of Guinness at one of these great St. Patrick's Day bars.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Bars, Queens

4 of the Area’s Best Wings Sure to Make your Mouth Water

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 16, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Everybody loves chicken wings. Some people would probably even have them for every meal if they could. That’s why, no matter where you are, there’s always going to be a wing option, it’s just a matter of how good it is. But the days of bad wings are over. Check out some of the best wings in our area.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Bars, Queens

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