Outer Boroughs

Find out where to eat in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the Bronx. And share your insider recommendations for restaurants, food shops, and bars.

Pet Peeves - The Elixir of LIfe

by sophocles 5 months ago

There hasn't been a post with pet peeves in title for maybe 9 years, so here goes. All the pet peeves on my mind invo...

TroyTempest commented 5 hours ago

Any German Bakeries left in NYC or Long Island?

by tractarian 6 years ago

After reminiscing with family over Ebinger's (blackout cake, mocha cake, Othellos, etc.), we were wondering if anyone...


SusanMiddleVillage commented 2 days ago

Best sources for Hanukkah goods and products: NYC & suburbs?

by gutreactions 14 days ago

Looking forward to sharing our favorite traditional Hanukkah specialties with friends and family. Maybe even some unt...


gavspen commented 3 days ago

Italian Cookies in Brooklyn

by jen kalb 5 days ago

I need to put together a tray of Italian cookies for a party in Brooklyn. Wondering if anyone has an opinion on the ...

thegforceny commented 3 days ago

Spicy & Tasty Group Dinner 2017

by chefdekoven 4 days ago

I had a group dinner with fifteen people at Spicy & Tasty last week in Flushing. They gave us a nice table on the top...


chefdekoven commented 4 days ago

Carroll Gardens

by bxgirl 7 days ago

Two couples are looking for a lunch place in Carroll Gardens. We will be going on a weekday and are not looking for ...


arp29 commented 4 days ago

What's your favorite Holiday dining venue...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

It might be for personal reasons, a dose of nostalgia, or just a good time, would like to hear about your favorite Ho...


gutreactions commented 7 days ago

Zaro's Bakery closes in the Bronx...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

After 56 years of operation in the Parkchester section of the Bronx, Zaro's Bakery has closed on Hugh J. Grant Circle...


gutreactions commented 9 days ago

What is your go to NYC Malaysian?

by chefdekoven 7 months ago

Hey I was just curious where people think the go to Malaysian place is in NYC right now. I have tried Sentosa, PappaR...


vinouspleasure commented 10 days ago

Square watermelon in NYC?

by mali465 4 months ago

I've seen a number of posts about square watermelons (see link), but have been completely unsuccessful in attempting ...


UES Mayor commented 10 days ago

Long forgotten restaurants in Flushing, Queens

by Maria 17 years ago

I, too, remember Old Roma. Not because I ate there (my family was adverse to "western" foods), but because it had it...


MLPerignat commented 11 days ago

Hot Kitchen in Flushing

by hoi lai 2 years ago

HOT KITCHEN Sichuan Style is Roosevelt Ave. in the location previously occupied by Little Pepper. It seems to be a fa...


chefdekoven commented 13 days ago

Where to eat after the Holiday Train Show at NYBG?

by gutreactions 17 days ago

The charming annual Holiday Train Show at the beautiful New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx is underway thru Jan. ...


vinouspleasure commented 14 days ago

Best Restaurant in NYC Max $300

by justin_g1809 18 days ago

I was wondering about which restaurant I should go to for less than $300 including tax and tip, but without drinks. I...

sgordon commented 15 days ago

What's the grudge against Manhattan Clam Chowder?

by gutreactions 20 days ago

I really enjoyed my bowl of tomato-based Manhattan Clam Chowder last night at Artie's Steak & Seafood on City Island ...


oceans commented 16 days ago

Restaurant/bar selling seasonal cocktail/drink by the bottle?

by loganholiday 21 days ago

Hi! I'm looking for a restaurant or bar that sells some sort of housemade cocktail or drink (e.g., spiked eggnog) by ...

thegforceny commented 18 days ago

Kazuo Yoshida?

by minichloe 25 days ago

I know he left 1 or 8 but does anyone know where he went after? Was he opening his own sushi place? Thank you!


foodwhisperer commented 18 days ago

Looking for Spicy & Tasty Specifics Recos

by chefdekoven 22 days ago

Hey all. I am having a group dinner at Spicy and Tasty in about 10 days and was wondering if anyone could give me som...


chefdekoven commented 19 days ago

Looking for Citron in Manhattan/Brooklyn

by qwerty1 1 year ago

Has anyone come across any citron in NYC? I've heard of people randomly coming across Buddha's Hand and Estrog in Chi...


medlar commented 21 days ago