Last year’s ‘it’ food was poke, which came and left Long Island City with barely a trace. Crabs have vanished too. In previous years I speculated baby food and roadkill might gain traction in LIC. 2018 looks to be [Read more…] about LONG ISLAND CITY 2018 RESTAURANT ROUND-UP
R40 Long Island City
The build-out of Vernon Boulevard continues as an Argentinian restaurant called ‘R40’ is coming into the old Cassino space at #47-16 next to The Corner Bistro. Needless to say I don’t expect this to be a spot for vegetarians or even pescaterians as Argentinian food is heavily skewed to grilled meats. In fact even porkatarians might be disappointed as beef is the overwhelming staple of the people of the Pampas.
As for the name of the restaurant, [Read more…] about ARGENTINIAN RESTAURANT ‘R40’ COMING TO VERNON BLVD IN LIC