Food

New York Pizza Festival 2019

The second annual New York Pizza Festival is coming to the Bronx! On Saturday October 5th and Sunday October 6th, the festival will be taking place on Crescent Avenue and will offer several ticket price options. About the New York Pizza Festival Hosted by the Belmont Business Improvement District and the Pizza Academy Foundation, the New York Pizza Festival will once again bring the most renowned PIZZAIOLI, from around the United States, including

Build Your Own Cannoli at this Cannoli Bar on Arthur Ave

  You had me at Cannoli. If you haven’t had a chance to check out Artuso Pastry Shop’s new Cannoli Bar, then be sure to plan a trip soon! Available during store hours, guests are able to customize their cannoli and choose from a variety of shells (plain, powdered, or chocolate dipped), a delicious selection of creams (from the classic to pumpkin to peppermint and more), and finish it off

Cocina Chente in Riverdale

If you haven’t made a visit to Cocina Chente in Riverdale yet, you’re definitely missing out. This Mexican restaurant is not only Instagram worthy, but the food is delicious too. We stopped in for dinner and drinks earlier this summer and loved every little detail- from the textiles to the choice of decor. It was absolute perfection. And the food? Well, it did not disappoint. We tried several menu items-

Lunch Spotlight: City Tamale

  If you’re looking for a budget friendly lunch option that isn’t via a drive-thru, look no further than City Tamale in Hunts Point. After opening in the beginning of 2016, this Hunts Point haven serves up different kinds of tamales, fresh juices, and other Mexican fare.     When we visited, we opted for the lunch special that included 3 tamales when we visited, along with a fresh lemonade

Icehouse Cafe's New Outdoor Beer Garden

This past Tuesday, Lisa from The Bronx Socialite and I hosted some friends at the Icehouse Cafe’s new outdoor beer garden area. It was a fun evening of lawn games, hammock swingin’, and yes- frose.’ Open from Wednesday to Sunday during the warmer months, the new addition to Ice House is perfect for summer nights with friends.     Located right off the water near the Throggs Neck Bridge, it

Kids Eat Free at Applebees During the Month of August

When it comes to summer, dinner can be hit or miss for us. We’re either planning a delicious BBQ with family and friends, or realizing it’s already 8 pm and we never took anything down from the freezer to thaw out.  That’s why we’re excited that during the month of August, kids eat free at Applebees- making those nights we turn to eating out a little less hard on our

Free Summer Meal Locations in the Bronx

  The NYC Department of Education’s Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of public schools, community pools, public parks, libraries, and other locations around the city. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free breakfast or lunch meal. To see a list of Bronx locations, visit www.schoolfoodnyc.org. Please note that meals will not be served on July 4 or August 12. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share

Bronx Deli Celebrates 60 Years with Street Renaming & $1 Hotdogs

PLEASE NOTE: THE CELEBRATION HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO STREET CONSTRUCTION. WE WILL SHARE NEW DATE ONCE WE KNOW.   In 1960, a 17-year-old boy used his Bar Mitzvah money and opened up a small Kosher Deli on West 231st St with his father. 60 years later, the family will be celebrating this Saturday June 15th with a street renaming. Popular Bronx deli, Loeser’s Deli, is celebrating 60 years on Saturday, June 15. To

Savor the Bronx 2019

  Savor the Bronx officially kicked off Monday morning at Beatstro- the Bronx’s first hip hop themed restaurant. Just like NYC’s restaurant week, Savor the Bronx offers both discounted and prix fixe options across the borough. See below for participating restaurants, and visit www.ilovethebronx.com for more information. RESTAURANT WEEK JANUARY 7 through 19, 2019   Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Tumblr it Tweet about it Print for

Easy Holiday Cheese & Charcuterie Spread from BJ's Wholesale Club

Brought to you by BJ’s Wholesale Club   I love any reason to host a fun gathering- especially during the holidays. There’s just something about inviting close friends and family, planning the decor, the menu- even the playlist- that I love. But I also know that holiday entertaining can be overwhelming, so I like to make it as simple as possible so I can actually enjoy the fun too! A

City Island Coffee Shop Also Offers Used Books & Kid's Yoga

  Located at 274 City Island Avenue, Clipper Coffee opened it’s doors back in September.  We just had a chance to stop in for a latte and muffin this morning, and love what they’ve done so far with the space. Offering several seating options, this new cafe looks to be a welcomed addition to our borough’s island neighborhood.     I opted for a Pumpkin Spice Latte and a blueberry

The Coffee Break Company Opens It's Doors

  Last week we had a chance to stop in and check out the new The Coffee Break Company on Philip Avenue in the Bronx. They officially opened for their soft launch back in September and have so far proven to be a welcomed staple in the neighborhood offering both coffee, baked goods, lunch items, and more.     The logo itself is a clock, so it’s no surprise the