Neighborhood Guide

‘Restaurants & Food’ in Long Island City

Blend – Latin Fusion Cafe
47-04 Vernon Blvd,                                             
Long Island City, NY 11101 
(718) 729-2800
Blend restaurant follows a latin fusion concept- combining flavors of all latin American countries with strong influence in Mexican, Cuban, Dominican, Puerto Rican and Peruvian. They take the best of each country to create their menu. From what used to be a residential studio [...]

BANY
10-57 Jackson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101

 
BANY – Best Asian of New York. They actually specialize in Japanese food and sushi. Easy to access by train, take the 7 to Vernon-Jackson. Pretty affordable and delicious, lunch will run $9 for entrée with soup. When the weather is nice, the garden deck is open and you [...]

 

Waterfront Crabhouse
2-03 Borden Avenue,
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)729-4862
www.wfcrabhouse.com
How often do you walk into a restaurant and see a huge rowing boat hanging from the ceiling? With its old school western charm, you’re also going to find chairs, chandeliers, and lanterns hanging from the ceiling too. These items have been collected by the owner Anthony Mazzarella [...]

 
Tuk Tuk
49-06 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City NY 11101
718-472-5598
http://www.tuktukny.com
Tuk Tuk- There’s something special about this place that keeps bringing me back. I visited again on a Wednesday night for dinner and met with co-owner Tassanee (pronounce Tasny). The restaurant is named for the mechanized 3 wheeled taxis in Thailand, especially found in big cities like [...]