‘Kelp Yourself’ to Sweetgreen’s Latest Collaboration With Momofuku

Sweetgreen and Momofuku both mark special places in my psychogeography of New York City. My mom and I frequented Sweetgreen when we toured colleges, and my friend and I celebrated surviving the first semester...

Coke v Kombucha: I Swapped Diets With A Friend For A Day

You know how in “Home Alone,” when Macaulay Culkin’s character realizes his parents aren’t around and he can do whatever he wants so he just drowns himself in a sh-tload of pizza, ice cream...

Trendy Italian Restaurant Puts Style Over Substance

When I returned to New York after being away for winter break, I was looking forward to one thing in particular: food. The restaurants in the city are arguably some of the best in...

More Than Just a Little Shop

Imagine craving Doritos on a night out and not having to leave the building to get them. I know that sounds like a dream, but thanks to The Little Shop in the Manhattan Seaport...

Sofreh Is Sofreh-king Good

When you first enter the warm, inviting oasis of Sofreh, a pricey Persian restaurant near Barclays Center, the scent of tantalizing spices floods your nostrils, stimulating an intense appetite with every inhale. Sleek, white...

Chicky Chicky or Icky Chicky?

Moving to New York as a vegetarian with an array of allergies, by CHLOE. was my saving grace. It’s basically a sanctuary for anyone who’s vegan or vegetarian. They offer a wide range of...

Cash is Back!

New York City lawmakers passed legislation on Thursday, Jan. 23 that requires all New York City businesses to accept cash payments. The City Council approved the ban on the grounds that it is discriminatory...

Soho Diner Reimagines the Humble American Eatery

In the age of elaborate latte designs, rainbow-colored food and bizarre cross-cultural ingredient combinations, the classic diner feels akin to a lost art. Even in the city that never sleeps, New Yorkers are hard-pressed...

A College Student’s Guide to Throwing a Super Bowl Party

Before you read my recommendations, I must prepare you with some disclaimers. First and foremost, I am from Massachusetts. Yes, I root for Boston sports teams. Yes, I identify as a Patriots fan by...

Superfood or Super Fake?

Wellness blogs, gourmet grocery stores and health food cafes are abundant with so-called superfoods. Goji berries allegedly protect your body from cancer as well as relieve symptoms of depression and anxiety. Bee pollen supposedly...

Ballin’ On A Budget: Dining With the Michelin Stars

Rather than being relegated to (literally) substandard dining hall food, NYU students have the luxury of living in a foodie haven. Restaurants brimming with delicacies line every street in the city, but some offer cuisines...

Culture Desk Dining: Farewell Edition

For those of us lucky enough to avoid cramming in a credit requirement during J-term, leaving the city for a breath of fresh air and slower pace is a welcome break. But there’s a...
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