A NEW restaurant by the name of 4747 LIC will be moving into the former home of Bellwether. Though the actual address is 47-25 Vernon Boulevard, the name represents its being located between 47th Road and 47th Avenue according to the owners. As with Casa Lola we will once again have to be somewhat coy in revealing the details due to legal particulars. Somewhat.[Continue reading] about New Restaurant ‘4747 LIC’ Coming Into Bellwether Space
I'M penning this dispatch whilst hobnobbing in Davos. While we don't like to talk politics at LICtalk, we love composing lengthy discourses on economics, which have proven to be correct 50% of the time! We also love hobnobbing. … [Continue reading] about Economics LIC-Style
Meju is now taking reservations for its limited seatings. Located in the back of the Little Banchan Shop on 49th Avenue, the restaurant specializes in Korean fermentation and is helmed by Michelin-starred chef Hooni Kim. … [Continue reading] about Meju By Chef Hooni Kim Has Opened In Long Island City
As we've turned the page and begin the months-long adjustment to writing 20223, what's new in the neighborhood? … [Continue reading] about What’s New In 2023 For Long Island City?
IT'S that time of year when we take the measure of the preceding 365, and 3650. And a recently installed traffic sign encapsulated the weariness of LIC in the 2020's in the wizened eyes of The Editor. Exhibited all the way to the right in the photo … [Continue reading] about Lighting The Way In LIC In 2023