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


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

RaMein – Gourmet Ramen on the Go

Gourmet ramen dishes and outdoor food markets are usually never mentioned in the same sentence.  However, new vendor, RaMein is looking to change that.  They are offering 4 ramen dishes including the classic Pork Tonkotsu ramen to LIC Flea visitors.  The container/cup is bright red and easily recognizable and portable.  If you have ever been to Ippudo’s fast casual ramen shop, Kuro-Obi, then you will get … Continue reading RaMein – Gourmet Ramen on the Go

Adoro Lei

Not your typical pizza spot, Adoro Lei offers an upscale & cozy atmosphere with an impressive menu. You can get there by taking trains 1,2 to Canal St. or A,C,E to Spring St. What’s unique about Adoro Lei is that they offer the classic Italian Neapolitan thin crust pizza with a modern twist. Their menu has a wide selection of Red/White pizza, Pasta, appetizers, and … Continue reading Adoro Lei

JoJu Modern Vietnamese Sandwiches

Step into JoJu and be prepared to enjoy some of the best Vietnamese Bánh Mì sandwiches you’ve ever had. Joju offers a wide variety of unique Bánh Mì with different combinations of meats & sauces that will surely cater to your palate. We typically order our favorite  Bánh Mì Fries to start. These fries are topped with pickled daikon & carrots, cilantro,  jalapeños, and spicy sauce. They always taste … Continue reading JoJu Modern Vietnamese Sandwiches