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Crown Finish Caves is a cheese aging facility located in an 1850’s lagering tunnel thirty feet below the street in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. According to their website, “We are located in the historic former Nassau Brewery building in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Our caves are the old lagering tunnels of the brewery, and at approximately 50…

Interview with a Local: Hartje Andresen of Pudge Knuckles

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This month, we spoke to Hartje Andresen of Pudge Knuckles, a coffee shop favorited by locals, as well as a wine bar and roastery. It’s also a featured stop on our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn Food Tour and Sunday Funday Boozy Brooklyn Tour. As their website states, “Packed with the full flavor and energy of New…

NYC Restaurant Week

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NYC Restaurant Week runs from January 23 – February 10. There are over 400 restaurants participating for lunch and dinner. Here are our top 5 picks for dinner! PS – Make your reservations asap and check back for last minute openings often. BKW by Brooklyn Winery — new in Crown Heights. The chef is making…

New Exhibit at the Museum of Food & Drink in Brooklyn

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Opening on November 6 is Chow: The Making of Chinese American Cuisine. Chow will celebrate the birth and evolution of Chinese American cuisine, tracing its incredible 170-year history and sparking conversation around immigration, cultural identity, and what it means to be American. And, in signature Museum of Food and Drink style, visitors will be able…

Celebrate Oktoberfest in NYC & Brooklyn!

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Here is our list of recommended events. And don’t forget about Brooklyn’s own Oktoberfest beer brought to you by Brooklyn Brewery! Saturday, Oct. 1 Oktoberfest Williamsburg Brooklyn Where: Radegast // When: 1pm til late Celebratory Keg Tapping, Pig Roasts, Mug Holding Competitions, Live Brass Bands!! No Cover, Festivities Begin Saturdays at 1pm! Oktoberfest New York…

All the Single Ladies: New York for Solo Women Travelers by CityGuide

March 8, 2016: NYC for Solo Women: Recommended New York Tours Like A Local Tours Williamsburg Bites explores local fare, including Mast Brothers Chocolate. Looking to do some sightseeing, but don’t want to feel like a tourist? Like A Local Tours offers a variety of Manhattan and Brooklyn tours give the insider…

Fodor’s Travel: Best Tours in New York City

The Best New York Tours: Sometimes a guided tour is the way to go, even if you usually prefer to fly solo. It can be a great way to investigate out-of-the-way areas, to get an insider’s perspective on where locals eat and play in the city, and to learn about interesting aspects of the city’s…

An Afternoon of Gluttony in Williamsburg, Brooklyn by Subways & Stilettos

January 11, 2016: It’s Saturday afternoon in NYC and you and your bestie are overdue for some catch-up time, you are both STARVING and you’re feeling exploratory. What do you do? You open up YPLan, a super cool mobile app designed to help you find fun things to do in the city at any time…

Like A Local in NY by Style Mayvin

December 5, 2015: Most of the attractions New York has to offer have become household names, but what about the unique local spots that may become lost among the flash of the big city lights? Like A Local Tours strives to bring these special places into the limelight and give participants the “insider secrets” on the hottest spots…

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