01/03/13 11:00am

On our way to having an early New Year’s Eve dinner at Sweet Afton in Astoria (home to amazing burgers, plus their current seasonal winter salad is fantastic), we noticed that one space we had our eye on confirmed our suspicions – Taste of Bengal is moving into the back half of the old Pasha space at 28-27 31st Street. They had served tasty Balkan food and we were sorry they had closed.

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11/08/12 11:00am

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Image source: shawnzam on Flickr

In their search for the best dosas in NYC, we hope the Dosa Hunt crew stopped at the canteen in the basement of the Ganesh Temple (GMAP), which happens to be next to Dosa Hutt. One of the most interesting buildings in Flushing, Šri Mahã Vallabha Ganapati Devasthãnam is a Hindu temple and community center with a modest-looking eatery in its basement, next to the gift shop. (more…)