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June 21, 2017

The Saturday Special: Corona’s Culinary Essentials

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Queens --
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  • 4-7 people  Corona      ~4 hours 10:30am
     Saturdays
Quick Bite: On this half-day introduction to Corona’s culinary essentials, we hit the streets on a Saturday, when the griddles and grills in this already lively neighborhood are working overtime and the street vendors come out in full force. Read more
Queens -- Quick Bite: On this half-day introduction to Corona’s culinary essentials, we hit the streets on a Saturday, when the griddles and grills in this already lively neighborhood are working overtime and the street vendors come out in full force.

To many, the Corona neighborhood of Queens is something of a mystery, a place you only pass over on the elevated tracks of the 7 train as it hurtles towards a Mets game or the restaurants and food courts of Flushing.Read more
September 11, 2019

Nurlan: Uyghur-Made

By Jared Cohee
Queens -- During a busy evening on Main Street in Flushing, the sight of a food cart grilling skewers of meat doesn’t seem out of the ordinary on a thoroughfare filled with street vendors. Read more
September 10, 2019

Market Hopping in Queens

By Melanie Einzig
BACKSTREET FEED -- Our Queens culinary walk takes in the area’s markets – some sprawling, many more pocket-sized like this one, where we spotted some poblano peppers for sale. These markets are as diverse as the borough is, serving immigrant communities both old and new.Feed more