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Grown-up grilled cheese and gourmet brews at The Queens Kickshaw
Grown-up grilled cheese and gourmet brews at The Queens Kickshaw
Dining Queens Courier Staff 3/01/2013 at 5:03PM

BY BRADLEY HAWKS According to Merriam-Webster, a kickshaw is “a fancy dish; delicacy; trinket; gewgaw.”  While the name The Queens Kickshaw undeniably denotes its location, the double entendre also implies a collection of exquisite and rare morsels fit for royalty, which this café-restaurant certainly is. With one of the most carefully-edited food and beverage menus [...]

East Ocean Palace: A feast for the senses in Forest Hills
East Ocean Palace: A feast for the senses in Forest Hills
Dining Queens Courier Staff 2/22/2013 at 4:41PM

BY BRADLEY HAWKS East Ocean Palace in Forest Hills offers fantastically authentic Cantonese dim sum on the weekends, when Flushing and Chinatown seem too far away.  An interactive (if not sometimes athletic) dining experience from the moment you step foot in the entryway, stacked aquariums in the waiting area create a compartmentalized mosaic of oceanic [...]