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.

Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare/Ko/Per Se for July

by kiokujai 9 days ago

Planning to go to NYC in July for wedding anniversary. Will be there for 4 nights and tentatively thinking Marea, Peter Luger, and one of Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare or Momofuku Ko (for the night...

Vegan NYC restaurants

by Ttrockwood 7 days ago

Found this great comprehensive article from Grub Street and wanted to start a new post so that anyone searching CH could find it easily. Lots of exciting fairly new restaurants- most are vegeta...

The Best Sichuan I've Ever Found in NYC

Jim Leff
by Jim Leff 2 years ago

Legend of Taste 2002 Utopia Pkwy, Whitestone, Queens 718-423-4888 http://legendoftasteny.com Good photos on Yelp: https://www.yelp.com/biz/legend-of-taste-whitestone Not even close. This i...

Mexican food in NYC?

by LC1995 9 months ago

I live close to NYC (in Nassau County) and I've been aspiring to become a foodie over the last few years. My favorite cuisine so far is Mexican, so I figured I would start out with this. There a...

St. Ann's Warehouse area?

by farthing 2 months ago

Places for lunch before a matinee near St Ann's Warehouse, 45 Water Street, Brooklyn? Thank you.

NYC Restaurant Week: Jan. 21-Feb. 8. Where to go?

by gutreactions 1 month ago

The winter version of New York City Restaurant Week will be taking place Jan. 21st thru Feb. 8th. Participating restaurants will be serving 2-course lunches for $26, and 3-course dinners for $42. H...

Can we talk rugelach?

by Blumie 2 years ago

This topic -- where to find good rugelach -- comes up periodically, but it's been awhile, so perhaps we could revisit it. The rugelach I grew up on is what was sold at Lederman's Bakery in Newto...

Bamboo Garden vs East Harbor Seafood BK FOR DINNER

by chefdekoven 24 days ago

Hey all. Planning a Lunar New Year Banquet, again, this time probably in Brooklyn. Anyone have a preference between Bamboo Garden or East Harbor Seafood for dinner. I have gotten a menu from each, ...

Things I wish Trader Joe's would bring back (or begin)

by brooklynista 9 months ago

The green tahini sauce was amazing, but was tragicaly discontinued a couple of years ago. I can't find it anywhere else. I so wish they'd bring it back! Also, I wish they'd stock good low-carb ice ...

Name the best fast food eats in NYC

by nanr2692 3 months ago

Looking for cheap fast food in NYC. I need a list of choices for research. ;) I just want to find my favorite.

Where to feast during Lunar New Year: Year of the Pig?

by gutreactions 1 month ago

The Chinese Lunar New Year begins on February 5th. Asian restaurants throughout the metro New York area will be offering special celebratory dishes and menus. Where do you suggest dining during the...

best white pie in ny other than louie & ernie's?

by lebron 12 years ago

i'm posting this query on the outer boroughs board under the assumption that most of the white pie contenders are located here...though i'm not completely discounting the possibility of a good vers...

Roasted Haianese Chicken Rice in NY

by MarilizOn2 2 months ago

I'm looking for a restaurant in NY (city or Long Island) that serves Roasted Haianese Chicken Rice. I've had it at Laut at Union Square and I like that, but I'm hoping to find other restaurants, to...

Hamburger Express

by lucyis 10 years ago

Does any other c'hound from the boomer generation remember the hamburger place on 73rd avenue in Bayside that served burgers and fries at a counter ringed by a model railroad track? They sent your...

Blackseed Bagel coming to the Heights

by Bkeats 3 months ago

I was walking up Court St the other evening. Noticed Sweet Green is open. Meh. But then saw the space where that last fru fru yogurt place used to be is gone and the glass was all covered up with a...

Looking for the best falafel in BK

by JustJ4now 1 month ago

Looking for suggestions on the best falafel in Brooklyn, preferably Bay Ridge area, but open to other areas. Disappointed so far...

Fun find! Chinese Squid Ink Pasta in Sunset Park

by sgordon 1 month ago

So last night I was on the hunt for some spicy take-out to battle my cold with, and decided to try somewhere new in Sunset Park, where there's been an increase of new decent Sichuan places of late ...

China New Star, Best BBQ Ribs

by Motosport 2 months ago

We went to China New Star on Flatbush Ave in Brooklyn for lunch yesterday on the reccomendation of a friend. She said: "Ya gotta try da ribs, The bestest!" In her lilting Brooklynese accent! ...

Iki Restaurant - Flushing

by Pookipichu 3 years ago

Iki is a new Japanese restaurant in Flushing, located in the still-under-construction plaza across the street from Spicy Tasty, fairly close to the subway station. The restaurant is modern in de...

'Savor The Bronx' Restaurant Week, Jan. 7-19...

by gutreactions 2 months ago

The 8th Annual 'Savor The Bronx' Restaurant Week will be held January 7th thru the 19th, 2019. Participating eateries and craft breweries will be offering incentives galore. At this writing, restau...