Food

the Kebab House, Middle Eastern Cuisine at It’s Finest
Dining Jay Lane 4/18/2012 at 11:29AM

BY SHEILA DIAMOND editorial@queenscourier.com Queens, with its plethora of cuisines, is an epicurean dream. Luckily, one does not have to travel far for superb Middle Eastern and Mediterranean dishes, as the Kebab House can be found right on Northern Boulevard in Little Neck. The night we dined there we were greeted royally by owner Ramazan [...]

St. Patrick’s Day around Queens
St. Patrick’s Day around Queens
News Billy Rennison 3/16/2012 at 2:48PM

Queens’ St. Patrick’s parades have passed and for those that want to avoid the madness of Manhattan there are a plethora of options right here in the borough. Bars around Queens borough are serving up St. Paddy’s Day specials, so revelers can save some green. Here are some spots around the borough to celebrate: Austin [...]

Taste of Sunnyside
Taste of Sunnyside
News Steve Mosco 11/21/2011 at 4:09PM

The Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce and Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) joined forces for the 2nd annual Taste of Sunnyside event on Tuesday October 15.   The community came out in numbers to sample the best tastes from throughout the neighborhood.   As it was last year, this event was a wonderful showcase of [...]

Water’s Edge: Stunning setting, fabulous food
Water’s Edge: Stunning setting, fabulous food
Dining Victoria Schneps 9/29/2011 at 5:46PM

Offering the most spectacular views of Manhattan is part of what makes Water’s Edge Restaurant so special. The other part is that the food matches the setting. After a recent renovation by new owner Singh Hospitality Group, operators of nine restaurants and catering facilities on Long Island, the cherished and respected restaurant has been brought [...]

Thai Rock: This place rocks
Thai Rock: This place rocks
Dining Jay Lane 9/29/2011 at 5:12PM

Now there’s another reason to go to the beach – even in the off season. That’s right folks – Thai food and rock and roll. Thai Rock on Rockaway Beach, where the food rocks — and so does the music – offers Rock and Roll Friday and Saturday; Jazz Sunday and karaoke Monday. Come for [...]

Grand opening of Five Guys
Grand opening of Five Guys
Business Jay Lane 9/28/2011 at 5:47PM

Five Guys Burgers and Fries had customers waiting outside their restaurant for their grand opening on Monday, September 19 in the Sky View Center. “Before 11 a.m., there was a line with about 10 people waiting for us to open,” said Monique Jimenez, employee of Five Guys. The fast food chain opened on level B [...]

Vote for your favorite Queens bars, restaurants & catering halls
Vote for your favorite Queens bars, restaurants & catering halls
Arts & Music Jay Lane 9/15/2011 at 8:00PM

Over 8,000 votes have already been cast by residents in The Queens Courier’s Best of the Boro Competition. There is only one way to make sure your favorite bar, restaurant or catering hall wins – vote. You vote, they win. The cultural diversity in Queens is matched by the array of cuisine served up by [...]

Discover Queens Restaurant Week Returns
Discover Queens Restaurant Week Returns
Arts & Music Jay Lane 9/15/2011 at 1:14PM

“Maybe in the near future, we will be celebrating Discover Queens restaurant month,” said Borough President Helen Marshall speaking about the past successes of Discover Queens Restaurant Week now in its eighth year. Beginning on September 19 through the 22nd and September 26 through the 29th, close to 100 restaurants from around the borough will participate in specially [...]