Author Archives: Joanna M. Adduci

Flo Lounge Restaurant


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The menu at Flo Lounge Restaurant of Astoria is eclectic, including everything from spinach pie to sushi to marinated skirt steak, from the Mediterranean branzino to the 16-ounce rib-eye steak. And there is a pasta menu which includes classics such as penne a la vodka and simple customer favorites, such as the cappelini. The drink […]

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Christos Steak House: It’s all about the flavor


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Christos Steak House in Astoria is the essence of traditional American cuisine, complemented by an assortment of Mediterranean influences. Prime aged steaks, succulent lobster, an impressive wine list and surplus of inventive sides make this eatery a “must try.” Begin your meal with the octopus – charred, served with sweet roasted red peppers and capers. […]

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Cavo: A Gem in Astoria


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Cavo is a food-lover’s dream. Situated in Astoria, this modern Greek eatery has an inventive, daring menu – inspiring foodies everywhere to expand their culinary horizons. Cavo succeeds at fusing classic Greek ingredients within elegant, adventurous appetizers and savory entrees. The grilled octopus — charcoal grilled, drizzled in Greek extra virgin olive oil with a […]

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Cuba comes to LIC with Madera


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A sincere passion for food is the driving force at Madera in Long Island City. Staying true to her family’s Cuban roots, owner Miriam Porto has established a significant customer base through her genuine appreciation of her culture, culinary roots and an eye for detail.  Each dish at Madera is carefully designed and created for […]

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‘Blend’ to perfection


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The menu at Blend in Long Island City has something for everyone. Latin fusion cuisine, inventive tapas, and homemade sangria – the list is never-ending. Combine this stellar menu with a chic atmosphere and brilliant location, and you’ve found a true culinary gem. Whether you’re looking for a quick after-work bite or a luxurious Sunday […]

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Baby Ray’s: Classic comfort food


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Baby Ray’s is a quaint, old-fashioned establishment popular with locals that serves homemade classics. The dining area at Baby Ray’s is divided in two, with a bar area which becomes busy at night with locals and sports enthusiasts. The dining room is covered in wood and classic floral prints, complete with a fireplace and antique […]

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