Top Dumpling Spots in Flushing

We rated our Top Dumpling Spots in Flushing based on our personal preference.  Have you all tried each of these places and how would you rank them differently? Shanghai You Garden – Soup Dumplings Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao – Soup Dumplings Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao – Soup Dumplings White Bear – Spicy Wontons Chu Kee Dumplings-  Fried New World Mall – All types New York Food … Continue reading Top Dumpling Spots in Flushing

Ichiran Ramen – NYC

Ichiran, a popular ramen chain in Japan has finally made its way to the US.  Ichiran is known world-wide for their specialty in Tonkotsu, which features a pork based broth.  They also make their own ramen noodles & specialty spicy powder.  Mostly located in Japan, they also have a branch in Hong Kong and recently opened their first US location in NY.  At the Brooklyn location, … Continue reading Ichiran Ramen – NYC

Sugarfish – Flatiron NY

For all LA transplants that miss the sushi from Sugarfish, you can now rejoice!  This very well regarded sushi restaurant, with multiple outposts in LA, has finally opened up shop in the Flatiron section of New York City.  They offer very high quality sushi at reasonable prices.  We had the opportunity to stop by recently, and can happily say that the sushi lives up to … Continue reading Sugarfish – Flatiron NY

Ippudo Ramen – New Grand Menu

Still regarded as one of the TOP ramen shops in NYC, Ippudo, has recently launched their new grand menu, featuring a completely vegetarian ramen.  In addition, the new menu includes fall off the bone chicken wings, spare ribs, eggplant baos, and okonomiyaki.  While these appetizers are great additions, the focus will continue to be on its ramen, as it should be. The new Akamaru New … Continue reading Ippudo Ramen – New Grand Menu

Bryant Park Winter Village

Make sure to stop by the Winter Village at Bryant Park this holiday season.  In addition to the traditional ice skating rink, there are now many food vendors/stalls setup around the park.  Similar to other Urbanspace Markets, many unique and very delicious food is featured. This market features some new and familiar faces.  See below for some of our favorites and must tries: Coney Shack: Specializing in … Continue reading Bryant Park Winter Village

Flattopps

When you know Astoria brunch favorite, Queens Comfort, is behind their sister restaurant Flattopps, you know it will not disappoint.  Located right on Ditmars Ave, Flattopps offers a hip vibe, highlighted with 2 arcade machines in the back, serving up a menu specializing on juicy burgers and strong drinks. We couldn’t help ourselves but to order the Pastrami Bombs featuring Yukon potatoes, pastrami, and Chinese … Continue reading Flattopps

Tutti Matti

Located a few blocks from the 7 train on Vernon Blvd. in Long Island City lies a trendy and fairly new restaurant called Tutti Matti. There they offer authentic Italian dishes. This restaurant has become one of our favorites as everything we ordered tasted fresh and amazing. We started off our dinner with the Salsiccia & Broccoli pizza which has Italian sausages with broccoli rabe, … Continue reading Tutti Matti

Wowfulls

The first time we discovered Wowfulls was at the indoor Smorgasburg in Industry City in Brooklyn. This was a new dessert vendor introducing Hong Kong’s popular street snack, an egg waffle “gai dan jai”. For those of you who are unfamiliar with it, these gai dan jais were traditionally sold in plain flavors. Wowfulls modernized this snack and created a decoratively beautiful cone of ice … Continue reading Wowfulls