Category Archives: New York

Six Rules for Dining Out

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John Brown Smokehouse

John Brown Smokehouse, web site, 25-08 37th Avenue (Crescent Street), Long Island City, Queens, NY, 718-361-0085 [NY Mag | NY Daily News | PigTrip | Yelp] photo credit: Dougtone Set in the middle of nowhere, these are the best burnt … Continue reading

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Flushing bleg

Where should we eat in Flushing, Queens, Sunday morning? Hsieh hsieh! Originally posted on Marginal Revolution – click to see comments and suggestions. Related Posts:

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New York tips: Tulsi, Jones Wood Foundry, Golden Mall

1. Tulsi, web site, 211 E. 46th, between 1st and 2nd, New York, NY, 212-888-0820. The most authentic Indian food I’ve had in the U.S., ever, get the vegetables. Not a cheap mom and pop, but by Manhattan standards this … Continue reading

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Dining tips for Manhattan

JonSanders, a loyal MR reader, asks: I read “Discover Your Inner Economist” (as well as “Create Your Own Economy”) and I want a little more help with the Manhattan dining tips you covered. Care to help someone on a serious … Continue reading

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Franny’s in Brooklyn and Gala Manor in Flushing, NY

Franny’s on Flatbush Avenue was possibly the best pizza I’ve had in the U.S., Gala Manor in Flushing was definitely the best dim sum I’ve eaten in this country. Franny’s, web site, 295 Flatbush Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY, 718-230-0221 … Continue reading

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Chinese food near LaGuardia, NYC

If you ever fly in or out of LaGuardia, you’ve probably grown to dread the experience; a delay of “only” 60-90 minutes is better than average. But I’ve discovered a new method for enjoying a LaGuardia visit. It’s simple: I … Continue reading

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Sanur – NYC

Sanur Restaurant, 18 Doyers Street, Chinatown, New York, NY, 212-267-0088/0976 [A Guy In New York | MenuPages | Citysearch] The food was great. My favorite dish was the greens (Ok-Choy) perhaps but everything was a cut above other Malaysian places … Continue reading

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Joe’s Shanghai – NYC

Joe’s Shanghai, 13621 37th Avenue, Flushing, Queens, NY, 718-539-3838 [A Guy In New York | NYT | NY Mag | Village Voice | openlist | Gayot | Yelp | Citysearch] Superb, especially the crab and pork dumplings…one of the best … Continue reading

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