Bars and Lounges

JASON kiDD ENT, MGM SQUAD & MASTA LINX Presents VIRGO & LIBRA LINK UP An Exclusive Blue & White Birthday Affair SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st 2K13 @ CASCADES BALLROOM 1055 East 45th St. {Glenwood & Farragut Rd} Brooklyn, NY Adm. $15 in Advance Music by: Shortman Movements, Elegance Soundz, & Noah with the Powa 21 & Over w/ ID :: White...

"The Best Wings In Brooklyn Competition" is an annual event where restaurants, bars, and other vendors throughout the borough of Brooklyn showcase their wings before a panel of judges - and hundreds of Brooklynites - in a quest for the coveted title of "The Best Wings In Brooklyn"!This yearly competition brings people from all corners...

Fat BuddhaIf you're looking for a simple yet happening lounge/restaurant/club environment in the city then I would suggest Fat Buddha. There are a lot of Asian inspired and Asian fusion establishments in the city, but Fat Buddha is not pretentious like most of those other locales. In fact, Fat...

A Taste Of Tant's Couples Bar & Grill (9253 Church Avenue bet E 95th & 96th) SATURDAYS ONLY (noon to 8pm) 347-879-4395 OR 718-930-5681This weekend I had the pleasure of having some truly authentic West Indian food. Every Saturday, at Couples Bar & Grill (noon to 8pm), a "Taste of Tant's" is available for...

Lex Lounge and Sushi Bar 511 Lexington Ave at 48th St., New York New York 10017 Telephone: 212-755-4400 Hours: 5pm to midnight dailyI took a trip to the rather hip Lex Lounge and Sushi Bar because of a recommendation from a friend. I was in the neighborhood and felt for some sushi so I found myself...

The Irish Pub  839 7th Avenue btw 53rd and 54th Streets Tel. 212.66.9364Recently, I met up with a girlfriend of mine who travel often. She happened to be in NYC while I was in NYC but I had already had dinner earlier so we decided to go for a quick drink. We...

Stanton Social99 Stanton St, New York 10002 Between Orchard and Ludlow St www.stantonsocial.comMy friend and I decided that we needed to go out to dinner for a good close to a work year so he recommended that we go to The Stanton Social on the Lower East Side. Upon walking in, I was...

BORN Thai Restaurant 293 Flatbush Avenue NY 11217 (347) 663-3674 www.bornnyc.comAs an entrepreneur, my days usually consist of lunch or dinner meetings, which I usually make sure to select the best restaurants to guarantee my appetite's satisfaction.  This time around Marie Driven jumped the gun and eagerly suggested we try BORN.  I must...

Tir Na Nog Bar and GrillAfter debating if I should go, I decided to join my co-workers for a holiday afterwork drink in the city at a place called Tir Nag Nog located on 33rd Street and 8th Avenue. I was familiar with the place since I used to...

SugarcaneThis caribbean restaurant is a small and intimate space on 6th and Flatbush Avenue. Locals and travelers alike come down for their famous potato salad and oxtail. I began my night with a Sorrel Pina Colada that was brought to me in what I thought l was a...

The Spotted PigMy best friend and I left work after a long day and we decided to find a new spot instead of going to our usual go to spots of Corner Stone and Brooklyn Public so we decided to switch gears and go to Peter Luger.  Obviously the hunger...

Amber Restaurant Telephone #: 212-477-5880 Location: 432 6th Ave | Btwn 9th & 10th St, Hours of Operation: Lunch & Dinner Mon-Fri: 11:30am-11:30pm Sat-Sun: 12pm-11:30pmMy friend invited me out for a quick bite to eat, so I gladly accepted his invitation. After we discussed cuisine, we settled for Japanese. So we left Brooklyn...

PeachesI was born in Georgetown, Guyana and came to the United States when I was five years old. I grew up in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Although I lived in Atlanta, Georgia for about two years, I was never introduced to soul food. That's right, if you ask...