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The City’s Best Al Pastor Tacos Are Headed to Queens and the Lower East Side

Here’s some pretty great news out of the blue: Taco Mix, East Harlem’s 27-year-old al pastor specialist, is just weeks away from opening its third location, at 90-04 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights. Taco Mix figured into this site’s survey … Continue reading

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Chef J.J. Johnson Shares Details on His New Rice-Focused Restaurant

Last night, the Post logged a real-estate transaction, relating the news that chef J.J. Johnson, formerly of the Cecil and Minton’s in Harlem, has signed a lease to open a new, fast-casual restaurant in the neighborhood. In part because of … Continue reading

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Harlem Finally Gets a Real-Deal Craft-Beer Bar

There’s no doubt that New York City is in the midst of a beer renaissance. Industrial swaths of Brooklyn and Queens once dominated by whatever the city’s version of a tumbleweed is have been transformed into boozy playgrounds where the … Continue reading

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10 Things to Do This Weekend

Events to check out this weekend, May 17 to 20. 1. Take in the arts and flavors of Harlem. This weekend rounds out the Harlem EatUp! festival, with free and paid events. Dine in Harlem restaurants with guest chefs like … Continue reading

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