The Queens Theater will be celebrating its 25th anniversary with a gala on June 2. Join community leaders, cultural icons and many other Queens taste-makers to celebrate the theater’s contribution to the arts in the borough for a quarter century.
Last month, the space next door to JJ’s Asian Fusion became a Burger Bistro, the company’s fourth location in the city. The original is in Bay Ridge, with a sophomore effort in Park Slope, a third on the Upper East Side, and now our own outpost here in Astoria, sharing the same 31st Avenue restaurant corridor as Milkflower, Pachanga Patterson, Il Bambino, Enthaice, Zenon, Point Brazil, Brick Café, and Café Boulis—just to name a few in that 10-block stretch.
In June 2009 the very first Bareburger opened its doors on 31st Ave in Astoria, serving premium organic burgers under a ceiling of recycled tin barn siding. The establishment used sustainable ingredients and eco-friendly features including paperless ordering. The concept met a growing demand from environmentally conscious diners seeking high quality food in a casual [...]
Looking for something new to try? Even in New York City, adventurous foodies can get bored. But people looking for a taste of the exotic can find plenty of options in Queens. In Astoria, the Thirsty Koala serves kangaroo burgers, sliders and steaks. “The wild game meat is extremely lean, resembling a cross between bison [...]
Get ready to eat your burger “bare.” Employees and staff of Bareburger cut the ribbon for the grand opening of the chain’s newest location, at 42-38 Bell Boulevard in Bayside, on June 4. Bareburger is different from other burger joints because they use organic and all-natural meats, natural cheeses and organic vegetables in all of [...]
A popular burger joint is making its way to Bayside. Bareburger — an eatery known for its unique menu choices, including wild boar, elk, bison and ostrich — will soon call Bell Boulevard home. “We chose the area because we love the area, we love the community, and we feel Bayside needs an organic and [...]