PENNY Bridge, a restaurant opened by chef Dan Kluger in January of 2021, will be closing its doors a week from today. Located at street level in the JACX building at the northern end of Jackson Avenue, the restaurant serves seasonal market-driven comfort food in a light, airy and high-ceilinged room.[Read more…] about Penny Bridge Restaurant Closing Next Week
A Little Ham And Cheese For Thanksgiving LIC
SO many things to give thanks for this Thanksgiving, including the best ham and cheese in New York! That’s how Eater describes the Mille-Feuille at Ghaya located in the JACX gallery of restaurants in Queens Plaza.[Read more…] about A Little Ham And Cheese For Thanksgiving LIC
Here’s What To Watch In LIC Real Estate
LUNCH lines in Midtown fast-casual dining hot spots are starting to get lengthy again despite repeated stories of the office mecca’s inability to turn the corner occupancy-wise. The extraordinarily easy access to midtown is a large selling point for LIC apartments, because time is money and by the transitive property vested in me I do declare: commute = time = $ which = higher home and rental prices, Ka-Ching![Read more…] about Here’s What To Watch In LIC Real Estate
Temakase Hand Rolls Opens In Long Island City
Papa told Willie “you’ll ruin my homeJohnny Otis
You and that hand jive has got to go”
Willie said “papa, don’t put me down
Been doin’ that hand jive all over town
WE are only one week into Fall and the two NYC pro football teams are a combined 0-6. Thus I have already made my easy-to-get fine dining reservation during Superbowl. While the rest of the nation gobbles and guzzles chicken wings, cheesesteaks and beer in front of 100″ screens, I will be ingesting and digesting salty sea creatures nestled in rice and seaweed and washing them down with a fermented rice drink called sake, all within the soothing confines of a wood-paneled chamber replete with trickling zen fountain where nary more than a whisper will be heard.[Read more…] about Temakase Hand Rolls Opens In Long Island City
What’s Happenin’ On Jackson!?!
IN doing the reconnaissance for my last post, I couldn’t help but notice all the changes happening on Jackson Avenue. By changes I mean new retail establishments, and by retail establishments I mean food. Does anything else matter?[Read more…] about What’s Happenin’ On Jackson!?!