The Best of Astoria is baaaaaack!
More exciting Ditmars news! The space formerly occupied by Waltz Astoria at 23-14 Ditmars Boulevard will be turning into an excellent-sounding wine bar/restaurant called Vintage. Here are a few cool (…)
If you’ve walked down Broadway this week you may have noticed a new awning for The Trestle, a new bar/restaurant opening in about a month. The Trestle comes to us from (…)
As we wrap up our “looking back on 2016” posts, let’s talk about some GOOD news. Many new businesses opened, which is always a welcome sign of a thriving community. (…)
As we previously reported, Gaijin, a Japanese-inspired restaurant on 31st Avenue, opened in mid-December to very positive feedback. (Check out their Yelp for LOTS of glowing reviews!) During the busy (…)
At long last, the very first edition of our Paper is here. We can’t wait to show you what we’ve been creating! This first edition is chock full of holiday (…)
Have you heard? One of LIC’s most beloved barbershops, Otis & Finn, has opened a second location. It’s located at 11-11 44th Road in LIC (between 11th Street and 21st Street) and (…)
If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s pizza. We already have some pretty awesome pizza in the neighborhood, but a new shop is always welcome. (…)
Cafe Istanbul, a new local Turkish restaurant, has softly made its debut on Steinway, and will be hosting a Grand Opening on Sunday October 30. Sonny Shaikh , the owner Cafe Istanbul, (…)
The Paper by WHA, our first ever print publication, comes out this fall!
We don’t know much more about the new wine bar coming to Ditmars since we last reported, except that the owners are hoping to open before the end of November. Also, (…)
This weekend marks the opening of The Stonework, the latest addition to the increasingly dynamic scene on Ditmars. The store will be Astoria’s first menswear boutique, offering high-quality products like pea (…)
Good news, Astoria…we’re hiring! We’re looking for one awesome Head Writer to join our Astoria based team. More about what we’re looking for: + A responsible self-starter who can publish (…)
We were huge fans of Brick Cafe, the Modern European restaurant that formerly resided at 33rd Street and 31st Ave. When their team told us they were temporarily closing down (…)
You guys. Flattopps is here! Okay, not 100% officially here, since their grand opening is likely not until July 16th, but they have softly opened, and are serving up (…)