Bagels, Cookies, and Pizza, oh my!

A fun, food filled day in Upper Manhattan for under $20!

Searching for the Perfect Square

My new obsession is Sicilian Pizza.  I can’t get enough of the delicious square pizza slice topped with bubbling cheese, a sauce with a kick, and pepperoni cups. Not to mention, pizza is a great cheap eat, and even gourmet slices are usually under $5. Saving money is high on my to-do list, so when friends…

Pinks Bottomless Brunch

Our second favorite word to “free” is “bottomless”. Did Pinks hit the mark or fall short? Read about it here!

TWA, a New Hotel Experience

Catching an early morning flight into JFK is a terrible experience. The trains are usually late, delayed, and/or running local, meaning you need to leave the house at an ungodly hour or dish out the $70+ for a cab. Both options quite frankly suck. Either you start out a trip on no sleep or you…

East Harlem Taco Crawl

South East Asia doesn’t know Mexican food.  Each port that had a “cantina” that served up something slightly resembling a taco or burrito, and the ship Mexican station was unsatisfactory to say the least with meat that looked like cat food and frozen guacamole.  Since being back in the USA, we’ve had an insatiable craving for Tex-Mex,…

Koronet, is Bigger really Better?

Saying something is larger than my head is underwhelming given the fact mine is very small.  But a slice of pizza from Koronet is about 4 times the size of my noggin, and I’ve never seen anything quite like it. When I first walked into this Upper West Side pizza joint, my jaw dropped at the…

Should You Pay $5 for a Donut?

Are fancy doughnuts worth the price tag? We took a bite out of some Doughnut Plant treats, and this is what we though.

Carroll Place: Happy Hour Find!

Greenwich Village is a foodie’s dream.  From Greek, to Vietnamese, to vegan, there is a restaurant to fill whatever craving you might have whether it be a fancy dinner out or a giant piece of pizza after a night of hitting the bars. Speaking of bars…. There are some great ones! However, drinking in New York can…

Black Ant Happy Hour Review

The Blank Ant is a Mexican spot down in the East Village that has good drinks, good food, and a nice atmosphere with a patio and all.  Happy Hour runs 4-7 pm, and  while you won’t be getting $2 tacos or $3 beers, the price for the value reasonable. Margaritas are $8 down from $11/$12, and boy…