Browsing the "New York" Category

Bar Pa Tea: Healthy Bubble Tea and Soft Serve in New York

When in New York, I had to check out Bar Pa Tea for their bubble tea and soft serve ice cream in Lower Manhattan. They are creating a healthier alternative to bubble tea without compromising the distinct taste and experience [...]

December 6, 2017 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Dessert, New York, Three Beakers

Flamin’ Hot Mac n’ Cheetos: Review

Burger King has just launched the Flamin’ Hot Mac n’ Cheetos at locations across the United States. Since I was in New York, I had to go grab some because I’m a huge huge fan of Cheetos. This portable snack of [...]

December 5, 2017 Fast Food, New York

Ess-A-Bagel: It’s a Bagel in New York

Ess-A-Bagel is located in Midtown East in New York. They are best known for their bagels and it was conveniently located less than a black away from my hotel! CanuckGirl went twice and told me it was very awesome and [...]

July 16, 2012 Bakery, Cafe, Midtown East

FAO Schwarz: Legendary Toy Company in New York

F.A.O Schwarz has been around for 150 years and is the oldest toy store/retailer in the US. At the time, it was the worlds largest toy dealer. Now, it has been acquired by Toys R Us and still making kids [...]

July 14, 2012 Food for Thought, Midtown East, Specialty Shop

Eataly: Mario Batali’s Grocery Store in New York

Eataly is an Italian grocery store in New York and one of the owners is Mario Batali. It’s very large and you can find a lot of unique groceries and delicious eats! It is conveniently located across the street from [...]

July 5, 2012 Four Beakers, Gramercy/Flatiron, Italian

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria: Pizza in Brooklyn, NY

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria is located in Brooklyn and everyone basically raves about this place. It’s located under the Brooklyn bridge, so you can either walk there (amazing view) or subway it (not so amazing view since you’re underground). They also have [...]

July 4, 2012 Brooklyn, Four Beakers, Italian

Shake Shack: Iconic Burger Joint in New York

Shake Shack is another iconic restaurant to dine at in New York. This location surely doesn’t look like a shack, but still has the delicious burgers that customers want. The original location isn’t this once, but it’s very close to [...]

July 3, 2012 Sandwich, Three Beakers, Upper West Side

Momofuku Noodle Bar: Ramen and Pork Buns in New York

Momofuku Noodle bar is a popular restaurant to have noodles and are known for some amazing pork buns. CanuckGirl and I went here for dinner and the place was packed! It was about 30 minutes for a table for 2. [...]

July 1, 2012 East Village, Ramen, Three Beakers

Morimoto: Iron Chef’s Restaurant in New York

Morimoto is a very famous Iron Chef from Iron Chef (Japan) and Iron Chef America. He has opened up various restaurant all across the world. When I was in New York visiting Chelsea Market, I knew I had to come [...]

June 30, 2012 Chelsea, Japanese, Late Night, Rating

Magnolia Bakery: A Taste of Sex in the City in New York

If you have ever watched Sex in the City, you will know about this famous bakery. CanuckGirl and I were just walking around Rockefeller Center and suddenly just saw the bakery and immediately lined up. Since this isn’t the original location, it [...]

June 29, 2012 Bakery, Midtown West, Three Beakers

Ippudo: Ramen in New York with Huge Lines

Ippudo NY is the first overseas branch of the famous Japanese ramen chain. It was open in 2008. Ippudo was founded by Shigemi Kawahara in 1985 in the Daimyo District of Chuo Ward, in Fukuoka City. By the time Ippudo [...]

June 28, 2012 East Village, Four Beakers, Japanese, Ramen

Carnegie Deli: Huge Expensive Reuben in New York

Carnegie Deli was founded in 1937 and has attracted visitors from all over the world. Even notable celebrities have visited here. They have a few locations in other parts of the States as well. They are best known for their [...]

June 27, 2012 Midtown West, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Wafels and Dinges: Throwdown Wafel by Bobby Flay in New York

Wafels and Dinges has been featured on Eat St. and even Throwdown with Bobby Flay. I was at Columbus Square and this cart caught my eye. I saw them a few months ago being featured on Food Network and I [...]

June 26, 2012 Dessert, Food Carts, Four Beakers, New York, Streetcart

Chipotle Mexican Grill: Late Night Eats in New York

Chipotle Mexican Grill is awesome Mexican Fast Food in America. Since there were a few locations in New York, CanuckGirl and I decided to go have a cheap dinner during our first night in New York. There aren’t any locations [...]

June 25, 2012 Fast Food, Financial District, Four Beakers

The Original Soup Man: No Soup For You in New York

If you watched Seinfeld many years ago, you will know about the Soup Nazi. This is the place where the character Soup Nazi is based from. They are known to have some really good soup. They have locations all around [...]

June 24, 2012 Midtown East, Three Beakers

Momofuku Milk Bar: Crack Pie in New York

When visiting New York City, we knew we had to try the Momofuku Milk Bar. People around the world rave about their amazing desserts. I’ve never heard of a milk bar before, so this would be a fun-filled adventure to [...]

June 23, 2012 Bakery, Dessert, East Village, Four Beakers

Big Gay Ice Cream Shop: Twist Cone with Sprinkles in New York

When visiting New York, I knew I had to go try te Big Gay Ice Cream Shop. I saw it on Food Network a few months ago and I had to see what all the buzz was about. It was [...]

June 21, 2012 Dessert, East Village, Three Beakers