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 Sohui Kim on Motherhood & Restaurant Ownership (Spoiler: they're both hard)

Sohui Kim knows a thing or two about juggling acts. The Korean-born, Bronx-raised immigrant chef and mother of two is in the midst of building a small empire of restaurants in North Brooklyn. Chef Kim...

The World's Fare 2019: Citi Field, May 16 & 17...

by gutreactions 11 days ago

The second annual World's Fare event featuring 100 curated international food vendors and 60 craft breweries will be held on May 16 & 17 at Citi Field in Queens. The founders say it is an ode to th...

Butterbun Bakery Nostrand Avenue Brooklyn

by pannunz2010 10 days ago

I grew up in Midwood and every Sunday for a dozen years would stop at Butterbun's Bakery on Nostrand Avenue. I could never get enough of their seven layer cake and eventually they closed and when I...

Still looking for a Good Old Fashion Jewish Bakery in Brooklyn or nearby

by Hydrin 2 years ago

I am craving good old fashion Jewish Rye, Salt Sticks, Rolls, etc etc etc. I know we have posted about this before but just wondering if any have been found. I tried Chiffon but it is not that...

Which NY baseball stadium offers the best food selection?

by gutreactions 3 years ago

The baseball season has arrived! In the New York area both Citi Field and Yankee Stadium claim changes in their food selection. Over the years I have given Citi Field the edge for having better far...

Woodhaven House What to Order

by 2chesters 24 days ago

Hello everyone I am being taken to Woodhaven House in Rego Park for dinner in a few hours. Does anyone know what would be good to eat there? Thanks!

Indonesian Food Bazaar - Sunday, April 3

by geckoFeet 3 years ago

Hey, everybody. Excellent news: Perhaps a little over-optimistically, the Indonesian Mosque people have decided that the weather is warm enough to start the food bazaars for the season. The firs...

Anyone follow: Gotham Burger Social Club?

by gutreactions 26 days ago

Caught this group on TV recently. They are good friends, New York City professionals, who like noshing on burgers around the city, then rate them on social media platforms like Instagram and Facebo...

Recommendations in Flushing for Vegetarians and Meat Eaters Together

by chefdekoven 27 days ago

Obviously there are lots of good options just wondering if anyone has any particular favorites. Considering Dumpling Galaxy and Spring Shabu Shabu right now. Haven't been to the latter but I know t...

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...

St. Ann's Warehouse area?

by farthing 5 months ago

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

Where to buy live shrimp or prawns in Brooklyn

by Jsuper_0727 2 years ago

I have been looking for live shrimp/prawns in NYC, especially the Brooklyn area. I have been trying to make shrimp sushi, which calls for live shrimp is possible. A lot of places have fresh shri...

Request: Looking for Mock Duck and Scallion Pancake

by lkscheng 1 month ago

I am looking for Mock Duck and Scallion Pancake in the NYC area. Specifics: For Mock Duck, the closest one that i found and like is at Vegetarian Dim Sum House (24 Pell St). I am looking for an...

Chile relleno - traditional

by lemiller610 1 month ago

I am looking for a place that does the classic Chile Relleno with the egg omlette in a red sauce with cheese. I see other chile rellenos on all the "fashionable" mexican menus but none are prepare...

Lucky Lee's framing of an entire cuisine as “unhealthy.”

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

" . . . I am not without sympathy for Ms. Haspel. She’s just a normal mompreneur who is trying to balance parenting and work while avoiding gluten, dairy, sugar, GMO oils, brown sauces, and anyone ...

City Island -- Johnny's Reef vs. Tony's -- thoughts?

by bklynbiker 13 years ago

The two rival seafood shacks at the end of the main drag in City Island -- any thoughts, which is better, for which food? I think the one is called Tony's, other is Johnny's Reef. They seem identic...

Grenadilla in NYC?

by awills85 1 month ago

Hi all! I recently went to Peru and fell in love with Grenadilla (similar to passion fruit but sweeter). I'm determined to find a place to buy it in NYC but Google searches aren't helping. Has a...

Cosimo & Johnny's Pizza, Eastchester: a good slice...

by gutreactions 2 months ago

Cosimo & Johnny's Pizzeria opened a couple of months ago in a free-standing space (previously a deli) on White Plains Road in Eastchester and the buzz has been continuous. Johnny's uncle is an owne...

Malaysian Groceries in NYC

by prasantrin 1 month ago

I'm looking for Malaysian grocery stores in NYC. I'd prefer Chinatown, but may be able to travel to Brooklyn, Queens, etc. I'm looking for a very specific item (In-Comix Ginger Tea with Honey, and ...