Tag Archives: Dining

A warm meal, a helping hand

This Thanksgiving season will be a little brighter for some area residents, thanks to efforts from the Food Bank for New York City (Food Bank), which prepared "Thanksgiving to-go" meals to feed the hungry in some of the city's most vulnerable neighborhoods. This past Sun., Nov. 24th,...

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Putting the celeriac in cafeteria
Nuevos alimentos en la cafeteria

Añada a la lista otro día de fiesta que envuelve comida. Y un nuevo lugar con selecciones frescas y saludables, y comida internacional. Este...
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Meal Ideas for the Week
Ideas de comidas para la semana

El objetivo de proporcionar una comida deliciosa y saludable todos los días es un enigma para todos los padres. De particular importancia para...
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Savor the flavors
Saboree los sabores

“I invite all people to come and savor the flavor of the Bronx,” said Olga Luz Tirado, the Executive Director of the Bronx Tourism Council. It’s time...
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Mi Gente: Starbucks in sight
Mi Gente: Starbucks en la mira

Los hombres de pan de jengibre están llegando, al igual que los cafés con leche. Según se confirmó la semana pasada, la cadena de café...
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Hands on cuisine
A comer con las manos

Por más de un cuarto de siglo, el Restaurante Massawa ha estado ayudando a la gente a comer. Massawa combina las tradiciones culinarias de...
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Manhattan Food Pantries

Manhattan Food Pantries: Good Shepherd Church 108 Cooper St., (between 207th and Isham Streets) 212.567.1300 Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Need ID. Holy Trinity Church/Helping Hands Pantry 20 Cumming St. (between Broadway and Seaman Avenue) 212.781.1113 Once every other month...

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Hands on cuisine

For over a quarter-century, Massawa Restaurant has been helping people dig in. Massawa combines the culinary traditions of Ethiopia and Eritrea, in which silverware is not needed. In some of the world’s most populous countries, including India and Bangladesh, the majority of the population...

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Pushing the sweet stuff
Un carrito con golisinas

Alejandro Nino is a pusher, a man of the streets. He’d be the first to admit it. Nino offers his wares from a specially reconstructed stroller that he uses...
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Pushing the sweet stuff

Alejandro Nino is a pusher, a man of the streets. He’d be the first to admit it. Nino offers his wares from a specially reconstructed stroller that he uses to store and showcase his shiny, sweet goods. So perfectly rigged is his store-on-wheels that there is a refrigerated unit to keep the treats cool and fresh.

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Frozen treats, served with flash

Delicias congeladas, servidas con luces

Victor Sidberry, codueño de la nueva tienda de yogurt VS Berry en Inwood, estaba buscando llenar un vacío. “Parece ser que todos los nuevos negocios...
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Frozen treats, served with flash

Victor Sidberry, co-owner of Inwood's new VS Berry frozen yogurt shop, was looking to fill a void. "It seems like all the new businesses in the neighborhood are bars or clubs. We wanted to have someplace that was designed to be kid-friendly,” he remarked.

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When you wish upon a knish
Cuando deseas un ‘knish’

Baseball season may be winding down, but the chance to enjoy a ballpark style hot dog endures. Loeser’s Kosher Deli in Kingsbridge has...
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When you wish upon a knish

Baseball season may be winding down, but the chance to enjoy a ballpark style hot dog endures. Loeser’s Kosher Deli in Kingsbridge has this American delicacy from Hebrew National year round. Fredy Loeser, who opened the store with his father when he was 17, has seen many interesting...

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Scoop serves it up
Scoop sirve

However you like your chicken, choices abound uptown. There is chicken roasted, stewed and fried; there are wings, breasts or thighs; dark meat...
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Brawny and bright
Fornido y brillante

Kay Excell has been busy marinating, seasoning and Tweeting. She is hoping to work out a deal with New York Times writer Sam Sifton, who has routinely...
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UC Recap July 29 – August 3

ABC News featured our very own Indian Road Café in their popular Neighborhood Eats series. The showpiece dish was the delicious looking shrimp with roasted tomatoes and fennel.
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A novel tradition

For thirty years, the Mitchell family has operated Brother Roy’s Green Garden Health Food Store on White Plains Road in Williamsbridge.
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A taste test
Una prueba de sabor

Patrons that packed APT 78 this past Wed., Jul. 10th were torn. “It’s like Heineken and Blue Moon,” said Jennifer Meléndez. “It tastes like a mix of Sam...
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Fresh and Smart
Fresco e inteligente

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. This is what Narine Malcolm tells her daughter, Kayla. The duo’s place to get apples—and beets, string beans...
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The Cake Master

Vampires, Barbie, Tinkerbell. German chocolate, red velvet and butter cream filling. These are the concerns that fill Washington Heights resident...
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Where there is smoke, there is Fat Freaky

The smoke signals start early in the morning. The message reads: Meat. Here. Now. The hungry come from Connecticut, upstate New York, Brooklyn, and New Jersey. They all make their way to 237th Street and Bronx Boulevard, otherwise known as Fat Freaky’s corner.

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Classic and sweet
Clásico y dulce

La farmacia local del vecindario está de vuelta con una explosión, un menú y un nombre más dulce, ligeramente diferente: de Farmacia Dichter...
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La Piñata: A Treat of Taste

The lure of piñatas has long been the treasures hidden within. The new Piñata in town, however, saves you the trouble of having to smash anything to enjoy the treats. La Piñata Mexican Grill has become the latest installment to claim a culinary stake on corner of Broadway at 207th Street...

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Carrot Top reopens
Reabre Carrot Top

El favorito del vecindario Carrot Top en Inwood reabrió luego de una larga semana. Carrot Top fue cerrado por el Departamento de Salud...
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Disappearing acts on Broadway
Truco de desaparición en Broadway

Of late, swaths of Broadway throughout northern Manhattan have been particularly busy – with businesses that come and go.
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Coupons Savings for Every Mom

Ahorros con cupones para todas las madres

Usually, when young moms think of saving, it’s more likely to be while rifling through the sales rack at a children’s department store, ...
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La Piñata: A Treat of Taste

The lure of piñatas has long been the treasures hidden within. The new Piñata in town, however, saves you the trouble of having to smash anything...

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February 25 – March 2

WHIN By Any Means 3 is now one for the history books. The event went down on Thursday, February 28th at Negro Claro (3805 10th Ave) and exceeded everyone wildest expectations. Before the show even started, within 1 hour of the doors of the venue opening to be exact, the event was sold out

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Nitín: A sweet classic

Got a sweet tooth? The best cure in town is Nitín Bakery. In fact, it is the best cure in two towns. The first Nitín Bakery was founded decades ago in Santo Domingo. “I’d say 45 or 50 years ago,” projected Atilano Blandino. While there is someone in Santo Domingo who knows precisely how old the original Repostería Nitín is, like many legends, the...

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To the last drop: el sancocho vegano

Hasta la última gota: el sancocho vegetariano

Quinoa, asparagus, brussel sprouts, curry sauce. And sancocho, the classic meat-based stew of many a Latin Caribbean home. Any sense of ...
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Love at home
Amor en casa

El día señalado del calendario para celebrar el amor y la pasión, así como para suspirar por ello, está a la vuelta de la esquina. Según la Asociación Nacional de Minoristas, los estadounidenses ...
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