There are many great grazing thoroughfares in Queens. Flushing’s Main Street comes to mind, and so does Roosevelt Avenue in Jackson Heights and Corona, Hillside in Jamaica, and Ditmars in Astoria. Then, sticking up like a backbone in eastern Astoria, there’s the shopper’s — and eater’s — paradise otherwise known as Steinway Street.
Running north from the Steinway stop on the R, there’s a wonderland of eats to discover, including a long-running Greek and upcoming Mexican presence, pizzerias established decades ago, and lots of Egyptian, Lebanese, Moroccan, and other Middle Eastern and North African restaurants — all at reasonable prices. Here are some well worth a visit.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; it may pose a risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial COVID transmission.Read More