The Fordham Ram

The farm-to-table coffee shop and espresso bar is located in Riverdale (Courtesy of Facebook).

Moss Café Sources Farm Fresh Ingredients

April 18, 2018

By Elizabeth Nealon As finals near, students do not find themselves with an abundance of free time and are growing more and more tired of the on-campus and neighborhood food offerings. To escape the sa...

A sampling of doubles at Ali's Trinidad Roti Shop, which serves a variety of Caribbean dishes (Courtesy of Facebook).

Trinidadian Treats in Wakefield

March 21, 2018

By Elizabeth Nealon At Ali’s Trinidad Roti Shop, a first-time customer may be hesitant to believe the hype. The counter is about one-foot-deep before a window of Plexiglass with a small opening for transactions. ...

Pizzeria Finds Success Through Simplicity

Pizzeria Finds Success Through Simplicity

March 8, 2018

By Elizabeth Nealon No salads? No pastas? No buffalo chicken slice? No garlic knots?! Oh yeah, and no delivery or debit or credit cards accepted. What kind of pizza place is this? It’s a pizzeria th...

Estrellita’s provides the Fordham community with an culinary alternative to the borough’s largely Italian fare. (Courtesy of Flickr).

Quality Mexican Cuisine at Estrellita Poblana III

January 24, 2018

By Elizabeth Nealon Arthur Avenue is known as Little Italy, but nestled among the Italian restaurants and shops there is a Mexican restaurant that has managed to thrive since its opening 11 years ago. Es...

Cooking healthy food in a dorm or apartment does not need to be pricey!

Tofu Dinner for 10 Dollars

September 27, 2017

By Jacqueline Scacco Tofu might seem like a daunting food to cook but it sure is delicious. It gives you a whole lot of bang for your buck and definitely keeps me fueled for my active life. It’s a great s...

There is no wrong choice of entree at Zero -- any meal is sure to be delicious, unique and authentic (Courtesy of Emma Fingleton).

Zero Otto Nove: Italian Escape in the Bronx

May 3, 2017

By Emma Fingleton Arthur Avenue is chockablock with pastry shops selling rainbow cookies and cannolis and Italian restaurants dishing up spaghetti and chicken parm, but for a culinary experience that leans...

Caitlyn grins ear to ear with a bite-size starch at Merryland Buffet., Caitlyn grins ear to ear with a bite-size starch at Merryland Buffet.

Back at Merryland Buffet

May 3, 2017

By Patrick Hood and Caitlyn Letterii Join Caitlyn Letterii, resident vegetarian and self-proclaimed picky eater, and Patrick Hood, a man who will try anything at least twice, as they explore and critique the cheap eats avai...

Fordham students must choose allegiance to either Rams Deli or Best Deli -- it is a personal and important decision.

Rams Deli Plus, It’s Better Than Best

May 3, 2017

By Bailey Hosfelt Simply put, I love Rams Deli Plus. You can ask anyone close to me, and they will attest to my deep admiration of this 700 square-foot space on East Fordham Road. A college student walkin...

Lee’s Chinese Restaurant Lacks

April 12, 2017

By Patrick Hood and Caitlyn Letterii Join Caitlyn Letterii and Patrick Hood, co-heads of marketing for Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band, as they explore and critique the cheap eats available around the Bronx and R...

Dessert Goals Festival is a Piece of Cake

Dessert Goals Festival is a Piece of Cake

April 12, 2017

By Emma Fingleton Dessert Goals is a festival that gathers some of the most well-known and up-and-coming bakeries, ice cream shops and candy-makers under one roof. What would be a diabetic’s worst night was a dream ...

The Bronx Zoo boasts impressive animals, but not eats.

The Dancing Crane Cafe: Goodbye Zoo-by Tuesday

February 22, 2017

By Caitlyn Letterii and Patrick Hood Join Caitlyn Letterii (Both of the Kratt Brothers) and Patrick Hood (Zoboomafoo) as they explore and critique the cheap eats available around the Bronx and Rose Hill campus. With the weather getting better ...

Soft Swerve and Taiyaki, two ice cream shops in New York City, experiment with interesting flavors and toppings.

The Inside Scoop on Soft Serve

February 22, 2017

By Emma Fingleton Soft Swerve, one of the darlings of the Instagram dessert scene since its opening in November, is easily recognizable for its purple-hued soft serve ice cream. Made from a yam native to Southeast Asia, ube ...

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