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Getting Crafty With Your Brews: A Guide

Getting Crafty With Your Brews: A Guide

April 15, 2015

By Phil Joo Hwang Have you ever walked into an upscale bar or pub and been completely overwhelmed by the menu? The huge lists of beers with ridiculous names leave most mystified — I’m here to he...

Lobster Joint offers exactly what its name promises: delicious lobster dishes. Try the Lobster Macaroni and Cheese. (Photo by Lindsey Marron/The Ram)

Foodie Secrets

February 18, 2015

By Natalie Sturgeon New York City is legendary for its hidden gems and small corner restaurants that turn out to be the best eateries in town. For foodies everywhere, New York City is a playground. It...

Located at 50th St. and 2nd Avenue in Midtown, DeGrezia is a hidden gem. Courtesy of Flickr

DeGrezia Ristorante: Italian Offerings With Fine Service

December 3, 2014

By Nicole Horton DeGrezia Ristorante, located at 231 E 50th St. in Manhattan, is an upscale, old-school Italian res- taurant nestled away in Midtown East. It is approximately an eight minute walk fro...

After closing to renovate and receive a cabaret license, The Blend is looking to become a Fordham nightlife hotspot. Casey Chun/The Ram

Cafe Undergoes Changes, Rejoins Fordham Nightlife

December 3, 2014

By Michael Charboneau On a Thursday night in Octo- ber, the heavy steel security doors rolled up on a long-shuttered Fordham Road storefront. Behind those doors, a transformation took place: The ...

Dining Out: Gourmet Comfort Food Amazes

Dining Out: Gourmet Comfort Food Amazes

November 12, 2014

By Katherine Mobila This past weekend, my friends and I decided to escape the usual dining-out options that the Bronx has to offer and venture out into the city. We decided on S’mac, short for Sarita’s M...

McDonald’s will always remain a beloved place for comfort food. Courtesy of Flickr

Editor’s Pick: McDonald’s

November 5, 2014

By Katie Nolan I have a dirty secret: I love fast food. I love everything about it. I love drive-thrus, I love the crinkle of the wrappers and, most of all, I love the taste. Taco Bell is my absolute favorite. I used to be addicted to their Mexican pizzas, but now I’m a fan of the que...

Despite the change in name, students seem content with the renamed pizzeria. Casey Chun/The Ram

Nike’s Pizzeria In, Bellini’s Out

October 29, 2014

By Matthew Charboneau After the sudden closure of Bellini's in September, the pizzeria on the corner of 189th and Hughes Avenue known for its specialty slices, this September, Nike's Pizza is now open ...

Harney and Sons Soho features a large, unique variety of specialty teas. (Dave Pinter/Flickr)

Tea in the City: A Comprehensive Look at New York Tea Options

October 22, 2014

By Claire Kim We all know how much we love pumpkin spice lattes, but I am here to tell everyone that there are more seasonal flavors than the spiced orange gourd. In search of other drinks that give ...

 The simple decor adds to the fun and hip atmosphere of the restaurant. Courtesy of Andrew Bordwin

Dining Out: Pizza Vinoteca

October 8, 2014

By Nicole Horton & Amanda Giglio Pizza Vinoteca, located at 15 Union Square West in Manhattan, offers a delightful modern take on Italian classics, featuring a unique variety of thin crusted whole...

Despite the change in name, students seem content with the renamed pizzeria. Casey Chun/The Ram

Off Campus Dining, Right at Your Front Door

October 1, 2014

By Megan Bronner Food is great, but it is even better when you do not even have to go out to get it. If you are already over dining hall food, it is time to start taking advantage of all the great off-c...

If you are looking for a coffee fix on campus check out Dagger John’s for Starbuck’s new hours. (Samuel Joseph/The Ram)

Rose Hill Caffeine Fixes

October 1, 2014

By Jungsuh Kim Many people are not morning people (and for good reason). Having to roll out of bed for an early 8:30 a.m. class and still show up alert, awake and decently dressed is one of the hard...

By following the food pyramid, all your nutritional needs can be fit into a diet. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Editor’s Pick: Healthy Eating

September 24, 2014

By Michael Cavanaugh People hate the word diet because they have come to associate it with going on diets for short periods of time, but people should instead put some time aside to do some resear...

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