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How to Find an Affordable, Lively Happy Hour in Queens

Posted by Collin McGorty on Oct 12, 2017 9:00:00 AM

There’s nothing better than getting off work following a busy day or long week and grabbing a few drinks at a local watering hole for happy hour. However, with so many options, it can be hard to choose just one. To help you pick, we’ve narrowed down some of the best places to enjoy happy hour in Queens.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Bars, Queens, Queens bars, restaurants, Happy Hour

Tasty Long Island City Restaurants for Foodies and Newbies

Posted by Collin McGorty on Sep 14, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The influence of Manhattan’s food scene has begun spreading to surrounding boroughs. For instance, in Long Island City in Queens, you can find plenty of hip and delicious bistros, guaranteed to satisfy even your wildest cravings. Without further ado, here are three of the top Long Island City restaurants that you would be silly not to visit!

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

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

4 Long Island Wine Bars that are Great until the Last Sip

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 9, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Long Island has one of the best restaurant scenes in all of New York State. However, the area is perhaps most popular for the world-famous wine country on its east end. This has resulted in amazing Long Island wine bars in just about every town.

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

Queens Bars for your Next Night on the Town

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jan 19, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Among the five boroughs, Queens is often underrated as having one of the best nightlife scenes besides New York City. Next time you’re out in the area, make sure you grab a drink or spend the night at these great Queens bars.

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