My Grandfather Would Tell Me that At Any Time, Day or Night, Someone is Eating in NYC.
That was True Then.
It is Still True Today. Most Definitely True.
So Let’s Talk Food. And Eating with Kids.
What’s Hot on the Family Dining Scene in New York?
Brooklyn Up First…
Try Luke’s for Lobster Rolls under the Brooklyn Bridge.
The Setting Alone is Worth the Price of the $24 Sampler for Two.
The Diminutive Lobster Claws Pack a Big Saltwater Punch.
Zabka Café in Bedford Stuyvesant. Wonderful Service. Crazy Fun Menu.
BBQ Chicken on a Bagel.
Coconut Lemonade topped with Cinnamon…Wow! I need a recipe for this(!)
Potato and Cheese Perogies with Yogurt Sauce. Yes, we are in Brooklyn.
Dallas BBQ – Downtown Brooklyn near Barclay’s Center…Home of the Brooklyn Nets.
Hot Spicy Wings. My Eyes were Watering.
BBQ Chicken, Baked Potato with Corn on the Cob. All American Fare.
Peaches. A Neighborhood Spot in Bed-Stuy. Classic American with a Nod to the South.
Our Favorite of All the Spots We Tried(!)
Artichoke Cheese Dip.
Grilled Asparagus with Turmeric Sauce. I could eat this every day.
Grits. Warm and Soulful.
Hot Wings. Get Your Spice On with These.
Red Velvet Cake with Crème Fraiche to Share.
We Made a Quick Trip to Ikea (it sits on the Brooklyn Waterfront) and Stayed for Lunch.
While Gazing at Manhattan, the Swedish Meatballs with Mash and Lingonberry Jam Sing. 🙂
Coffee? Go No Further than D’Amico’s on Court Street.
Their House Blend Light Morning Roast is Delightful.
A Breakfast of D’Amico’s Coffee and Warm Italian Rolls from Caputos. Heaven.
On To Manhattan for Serious Fare…
Chinese Food as Only Chinatown Can Do. South of Canal Street.
The Markets are Exotic and Packed.
Plump Monster Lobsters.
Blue Claw Crabs.
Dragon Fruit is Beautiful. But Not Sure How to Eat It.
We Found a Tiny Spot on Mott Street for an Early Dinner.
Chicken and Broccoli.
Noodles and Shrimp.
Pork Steamed Dumplings just like in China.
Dessert? Go North. Cross Back Over Canal to Little Italy.
Follow the Sea of People. You Can’t Miss it.
The Best Cannoli in the World…So They Say.
This Kid’s Summer Job. Very First Day as Cannoli Man. Cute.
Gelato. So Hard to Choose.
Chocolate Chip or Straight-Up Chocolate?
A Trip to Dylan’s Candy Bar for the Trek Home? At JFK Airport!
A Traveler from Kazakhstan Was Astounded that We Knew All the Candy Offerings. 🙂
The Magic of Eating Your Way through NYC…With Kids in Tow.
Absolutely Positively Fabulously Magical.