This Saturday, we braved scorching temperatures and took the long F-train ride out to Stillwell Avenue. With the 10th Annual Village Voice Siren Fest to fill our ears with sweet tunes, it was the perfect time to feast on Coney Island's legendary grub (and ride the Cyclone, of course). Plus, the music festival brought with it some visiting vendors - serving up everything from fancy crepes at La Belle Crepe to Frank's Red Hot wings. Read on for our breakdown of the Coney Island culinary scene, including a slightly modified food pyramid to help guide you through pigging out in this summer hotspot.
Tomorrow from 11 am until 3 pm,
the founder of the Red Mango will be selling smoothies for just $1 at their Union Square location!
There will also be a DJ on site and free gifts up for grabs while
Shmaltz Brewing Co., the maker of
He'brew, now operates the world's smallest brewery on Coney Island.
The many beer flavors are all inspired by the legendary carnival!
Midtown Lunch releases a helpful
graphic so you can determine your Six Flags roller coaster-worthy
Shake Shack wait time.
Virgin Airlines have long been at the forefront of awesome air
travel, and now they're getting even better: their new seasonal
on-flight menu, which includes desserts courtesy of Chef David
Lebovitz, is now debuting.
Fork in the Road announces its picks for the top 10
bars in Manhattan based on the vibes, booze, and locals within.
is reinventing itself as a "bakery-cafe" that will offer food
beyond sticky, sweet buns, like full breakfast and lunch options.
If you're one of the many of us
stuck in an office this summer wishing you were instead sipping mai
tai's on a white sandy beach, you're in luck! Eats.com is
bringing a taste of the Caribbean islands and other vacation hot-spots to
you, so skip the sunscreen and check out these restaurants that will
have you feeling like you just landed in paradise.