Food

Beach themed gelato spot opens in the South Bronx

Nothing screams summer like ice cream, but combine that with the beach and ITALIAN ice cream- and now we’re talking. Playa Gelato just opened its doors in the South Bronx this week, complete with a beach themed grand-opening. It’s the perfect spot for a summer treat. Touted as the first gelato shop in the South Bronx, Playa Gelato’s founder Juan Vargas wanted to create a business that gives visitors the

NYC Restaurant Week Specials in the Bronx

This summer, NYC Restaurant Week is celebrating 30 years with 30 days of restaurant specials. From July 18th to August 21st, New Yorkers can enjoy pre-fixe menus at hundreds of restaurants across the city. While we wish more Bronx restaurants were participating, we’re excited to see some Bronx staples offering up specials for the month. See below which Bronx restaurants are participating in the NYC Restaurant Week this summer: Flava’s

Make your own pizza creation in the Bronx

What are your favorite pizza toppings? If you love creating your own topping combinations, then plan an upcoming visit to Pizza Studio in the Bronx. This eatery lets you create your own individual personally designed pizza made to order with fresh ingredients. Starting at $5.99, guests can choose their own crust, sauce, cheese, and toppings. There are even gluten free and cauliflower crust options available. Pizza Studio is located in

Piazza di Belmont: Outdoor Dining in The Bronx Little Italy

Ready to dine al fresco in The REAL Little Italy? Piazza di Belmont is back! Starting on May 6 to Sunday, September 25, 2022, head to Arthur Avenue in The Bronx to enjoy outdoor dining and even catch a live acapella group! Arthur Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic from East 186th St to Crescent Ave from 6pm to 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays, and 3pm to 9pm on Sundays.

Vegan Restaurant + Plant Shop in The Bronx

A vegan restaurant AND plant shop?! Yes please. Mae Mae Café offers up Latin-inspired plant-based dishes along with a selection of potted plants for purchase. Owned and operated by catering, events, and hospitality company Great Performances (GP), Mae Mae Cafe is located inside the Bruckner Building Space at 2417 Third Avenue. Many of the ingredients used come from Katchkie Farm, and members of the community will also have the opportunity to participate

Check out the latest food options at Yankee Stadium

On Tuesday, we had the opportunity to head to Yankee Stadium to feast on some of the latest offerings the stadium has to offer this baseball season. Two new additions to the food lineup this season are from Streetbird NYC and The Halal Guys. First up is Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Streetbird, located in Section 112. You can grub on the following from this Harlem staple: • The Hot Bird Sandwich:

High School and College Students Host Free Cooking Workshops of Cuisine from Around the World

The Bronx is made up many diverse cultures and children growing up in the Bronx have an amazing opportunity to be exposed to them. If you’re looking for ways to teach your children about various cultures around the world, one organization is doing just that- and it involves food! Cultured Kids Cuisine is a nonprofit organization aimed to educate children about various cultures around the world through food and cooking.

Hang in a Cozy Ski Cabin at this Bronx Restaurant

If you’re looking for the ultimate spot to host a holiday dinner party or brunch with friends, look no further than The Bronx Public, a modern bar and restaurant in the Bronx. Known for it’s hip hop trivia nights and boozy brunch, we’re so excited to see such a cozy winter vibe in their outdoor dining this season. There are three cabins available: Cabin #1 can seat 4-6 people, Cabin

Authentic Italian Gourmet Grocery Store in the Bronx

Neighborhood: Belmont | Little Italy The Bronx is filled with hidden gems and family owned businesses that give the borough it’s close-knit feel, and Mt Carmel Gourmet Food is one of those hidden gems. Located in little Italy, this Italian themed grocery store fits right in and is the place to go if you are looking to cook something that tastes like it was made in Italy itself. Whether you

Five Places in the Bronx to Enjoy Boozy Summer Drinks

By Tyler Shanley As summer creeps closer, New Yorkers are out on the prowl looking for new and exciting restaurants to satisfy their thirst. Here are some of the best restaurants in the Bronx if you’re looking for a refreshing, but boozy drink for the summertime. Freezy’s at The Bronx Public The Bronx Public is a popular, modern bar/restaurant located in none other than the Bronx. Whether you are a

Bronx's Gunhill Brewery Teams Up for Virtual Thai Dinner

  If you’re looking for a fun date night or virtual fun with friends, check out Multicourse-  a new top chef driven virtual restaurant table serving the NY area. The concept behind Multicourse is that guests can dine virtually (via Zoom), as if you were at a restaurant with a friend, from the safety and privacy of your home. The Chef, Cicerone and/or Sommelier will interact with the group, help you with finishing touches on your meal and then

Free Thanksgiving Dinners from the DOE

  The holidays are approaching and many New Yorkers continue to struggle with unemployment, food insecurity, and the impact of COVID. Thankfully, the Office of Food & Nutrition Services has announced that it will be serving Thanksgiving dinners to go (frozen to cook at home) will be served on 11/23, 11/24, and 11/25 for pick up from 9am-12pm and 3pm-5pm. The Bronx locations are listed below: South Bronx 07168 P.S.