Astoria, Boutiques, Featured, Recreation, Restaurants Sep 18, 2014 Heart of 30th Avenue A fun 30th Avenue illustration map of all the places on 30th Avenue that we heart (includes, shops, restaurants, businesses, and general places of interest). Share this Scoop by Judith Rich total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print A fun 30th Avenue illustration map of all the places on 30th Avenue that we heart (includes, shops, restaurants, businesses, and general places of interest). by Judith Rich Share this Scoop total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print It’s with great pleasure that we introduce a new series of articles (and maps) we’ll be rolling out around Astoria locales we heart. Whether its Ditmars, 30th Avenue, Broadway or beyond, these major arteries are the heartbeat of our neighborhood and house some of the most interesting restaurants, shops and local businesses that make Astoria so special. In our first “Heart of” post, we bring you this playful yet informative map of some of our favorite places on 30th Avenue, as illustrated by the talented Kristen Long. Click to enlarge And not to leave anyone out, we asked you what comes to mind when you think of 30th Avenue. Here’s what Astorians had to say: Ayana Davis Bargain Stop! Everything you need to decorate your apartment on a budget. Christine Shaffer Elliniki Agora, that’s the Greek Fruit market. It is still there, right? Amy Litt Soriso’s Italian Pork Store. The best eggplant parm and fresh pasta anywhere. Alexia Myrto Mak OVELIA Kim Bell Dining al fresco! Sidewalks and gardens Ashley Zayas The best place to live ever!!! Richard Goldsmith We still have wonderful mom and pop shops. Jenny H La Diversity. Aryn Morse Rudy’s, and all the froyo places Nooshig Kertoyan Brunch brunch brunch Chime in with more comments and let us know what you heart about 30th Avenue. Twitter Facebook Email Print 30th avenueAstoriamaps 11 Comments New York Dreams: Brooklyn to Queens • Girl, Uncharted January 6th, 2016 […] Illustration by Judith of We ♥ Astoria […] Reply David October 27th, 2015 Incomplete map….What about the vegetarian places like Jujube Tree?. Remember too much meat intake equal cancer ! Reply Phillip October 21st, 2014 I echo Athens Grill’s killer mexican and EuroMarket on 31st Street just south of 30th ave. Reply Chris September 24th, 2014 Blackbird’s- my favorite local bar. Outstanding pub food!! Reply Alfonzo September 19th, 2014 No love for Athen’s Grill? Most authentic mexican chow on the ave if you ask me Reply Sasha September 19th, 2014 You forgot Astoria Coffee! 30th and 30th! Reply Jamie Leigh September 19th, 2014 Love this, especially the foodspiration! I <3 my street! Reply Mike September 19th, 2014 El Grill Reply Aaron September 19th, 2014 Seva Indian!!!! Sugar Freak!!!! Reply Tash September 18th, 2014 Peteys burger for quick no nonsense decadent burger fix! Reply Shachar September 18th, 2014 Max Bratwurst Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.