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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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