Food

Lunch Date at Porto Salvo

  If you still haven’t checked out Porto Salvo here in the Bronx- be sure to plan a date soon! This cozy Italian restaurant and wine bar is the perfect spot for brunch- or a impromptu lunch date. On our last visit we opted for the Branzino- which was delicious!!! Decorated with seaport vibes on the outside- and old port tavern vibes inside, it’s no wonder we were in the

Little Italy in the Bronx to Host First Ever Winter Restaurant Week

As if we needed any excuses to head over to Arthur Avenue- here’s a really good one. Little Italy in the Bronx will be hosting their first ever Winter Restaurant Week on weekdays from February 3rd to 13th. Diners have the opportunity to enjoy $20 three-course, prix-fixe lunch and $30 three-course, prix=fixe dinner at participating restaurants. Participating restaurants include: Ann & Tony’s – Established in 1927 by Eugenio and Rosa

Savor The Bronx Restaurant Week Kicks Off Monday January 6th

Pictured: Seis Vecinos   You may have to push some of those resolutions back a week or so because the 9th Annual Savor the Bronx Restaurant Week is coming up. Running from Monday January 6th through the 17th, it’s a great way to well, savor the Bronx. So whether you plan a lunch meeting, a dinner date, or plans to catch up with an old friend- be sure to take

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