Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C.
Sweetleaf is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

1. Sweetleaf

9.0
10-93 Jackson Ave (at 11th St), Queens, NY
Coffee Shop · Hunters Point · 193 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Brew of choice: Stumptown Coffee. Relax with a book, put on a record in the back, plug into the laptop table, but whatever you do, don't leave without a Cinnamon Puff.

Cranky's Cafe is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

2. Cranky's Cafe

48-19 Vernon Blvd (at 49th Ave.), Queens, NY
Café · Hunters Point · 52 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Brew of choice: Mud, New York Street Coffee. A coffee house with a living room atmosphere, delicious pastries, and classic movie nights on Wednesdays is fine by me.

Communitea is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

3. Communitea

4702 Vernon Blvd (at 47th Ave.), Queens, NY
Tea Room · Hunters Point · 62 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Brew of choice: Irving Farm Coffee. Great atmosphere to bring work or the newspaper, and a surprisingly extensive breakfast and lunch menu.

Anable Basin Sailing Bar & Grill is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

4. Anable Basin Sailing Bar & Grill

9.2
4-40 44th Dr (East River & Vernon Blvd), Queens, NY
Bar · Hunters Point · 39 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: (Actually, it's "Anable" Basin.) Cool point: Italian street artist Blu Muto’s only N.Y.C. piece is painted on the face of Björk’s ex Matthew Barney’s art studio overlooking the boat basin.

Domaine Bar a Vins is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

5. Domaine Bar a Vins

8.2
50-04 Vernon Blvd (50th ave), Queens, NY
Wine Bar · Hunters Point · 31 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Speakeasy atmosphere with a great wine selection and live music most nights, including very cool sets by the L.I.C. Jazz Alliance.

LIC Bar is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

6. LIC Bar

8.8
45-58 Vernon Blvd (at 46th Ave), Queens, NY
Bar · Hunters Point · 75 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Locals only, please, for a $3 Miller High Life in the courtyard under a weeping willow tree, or inside the saloon-like bar with a dude playing a ukelele.

Dutch Kills is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

7. Dutch Kills

9.2
27-24 Jackson Ave (btwn Queens & Dutch Kills St), Long Island City, NY
Cocktail Bar · 244 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: People seem to like it. I mean, if hanging out with cast of 30 Rock after they wrap at Silvercup Studios is your thing...

LIC Market is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

8. LIC Market

9.3
2152 44th Dr (at 23rd St), Queens, NY
American Restaurant · Hunters Point · 141 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Alex Schindler's L.I.C. Market is perhaps my favorite restaurant in L.I.C. The slow cooked pork over rice and beans with two fried eggs on top is by far my favorite dish.

El Ay Si is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

9. El Ay Si

4738 Vernon Blvd (btwn 47th Rd. & 48th Ave.), Queens, NY
New American Restaurant · Hunters Point · 87 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: See Deena, the friendliest bartender on Vernon Boulevard. For brunch: A killer Bloody Mary. For dinner: The Chicken Fried Chicken and a Tecate.

Sage Roadhouse is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

10. Sage Roadhouse

24-20 Jackson Ave (at 45th Ave), Queens, NY
American Restaurant · Hunters Point · 94 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: When you're hung over, this is the only restaurant that exists in L.I.C. as far as I'm concerned. Vegetarians and sissies beware. (And cute waiters wearing "Bacon: Better Than a Boyfriend" t-shirts.)

Manducatis Rustica is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

11. Manducatis Rustica

8.7
4635 Vernon Blvd (btwn 46th Rd. & 47th Ave.), Queens, NY
Italian Restaurant · Hunters Point · 39 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Gianna will take care of you in this quintessential neighborhood restaurant. But don't leave without the gelato, the best in the neighborhood.

Cafe Henri - LIC is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

12. Cafe Henri - LIC

8.3
10-10 50th Ave (at Vernon Blvd), Queens, NY
Café · Hunters Point · 96 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: The goat cheese and leek crepe is damn good. And don't forget to ask your server the next night their jazz trio is playing.

Tournesol is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

13. Tournesol

8.5
50-12 Vernon Blvd (at 50th Ave.), Queens, NY
French Restaurant · Hunters Point · 69 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Very fun and attractive staff that I've seen dancing in the restaurant late at night. Sit at the bar for dinner and they'll keep your wine glass full just out of habit.

SHI is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

14. SHI

8.4
4720 Center Blvd (at 47th Ave.), Queens, NY
Asian Restaurant · Hunters Point · 117 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: A little too fancy for my taste, but the takeout is the best in the neighborhood. And I'm not ashamed to say I'm addicted to the Pineapple Fried Rice.

Bricktown Bagel & Cafe is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

15. Bricktown Bagel & Cafe

7.1
5106 Vernon Blvd (at Jackson Ave), Queens, NY
Bagel Shop · Hunters Point · 49 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: The coffee may be terrible, but their bagels are delicious! Grab one and get your coffee at Sweetleaf or Cranky's, and head down to Gantry State Park to enjoy on the river.

Bareburger is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

16. Bareburger

8.3
2301 31st St (at 23rd Ave.), Astoria, NY
Burger Joint · Astoria · 64 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: My pick: Big Blue Bacon Burger with Ostrich or Bison. Tip: It's not on the menu, but order a "Peanut Butter and Jelly Milkshake."

Sweet Afton is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

17. Sweet Afton

9.1
30-09 34th St (btwn 30th & 31st Ave), Astoria, NY
Bar · Astoria · 252 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: My favorite atmosphere in Astoria. Even if you're there for just drinks, order the Beer Battered Fried McClure's Brooklyn Pickles. Immediately.

Blue Streak Wines is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

18. Blue Streak Wines

8.4
4720 Center Blvd, New York, NY
Wine Shop · Hunters Point · 10 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Cool point: The owner is a photographer and the three big black and white photographs hanging on the walls are his. And the whisky and wine selection isn't bad either.

Twenty-Second Floor, LIC is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

19. Twenty-Second Floor, LIC

LIC, NY
Home (private) · Hunters Point · 1 tip

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Ask me to press you a fresh pot of coffee, because I will. Or if there's whiskey or wine in the cabinet, because there is.

fLorEsta is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

20. fLorEsta

8.4
51-02 Vernon Blvd (at 51st Ave.), Queens, NY
Flower Shop · Hunters Point · 6 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Ask for the owner, Carlo. His flower shop is one of the most charming spots in L.I.C.

Vernon Blvd Dog Park is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

21. Vernon Blvd Dog Park

7.1
Vernon Blvd (at 48th Ave), Queens, NY
Dog Run · Hunters Point · 13 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: On behalf of my dog, Henry. But not a bad place for dog owners to hang out with a cup of Mud from Cranky's next door.

Gantry Plaza State Park is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

22. Gantry Plaza State Park

9.6
474 48th Ave (at Center Blvd), Queens, NY
Park · Hunters Point · 122 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: I'm going to go ahead an call it: Best Park in New York City.

Ten 10 Studios is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

23. Ten 10 Studios

10-10 47th Rd (Vernon Blvd), Queens, NY
Art Gallery · Hunters Point · 3 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: If owner and photographer Jesse Winter, the Mayor of L.I.C., doesn't have a beer waiting for you here, you may find yourself with him at Manducatis for martinis.

MoMA PS1 Contemporary Art Center is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

24. MoMA PS1 Contemporary Art Center

9.2
2225 Jackson Ave (at 46th Ave), Queens, NY
Art Museum · Hunters Point · 190 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Reminder for L.I.C. residents: Admission is free! And a reminder to all: The bookstore here wonderful and the only one in the neighborhood.

Socrates Sculpture Park is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

25. Socrates Sculpture Park

8.8
3205 Vernon Blvd (at Broadway), Long Island City, NY
Sculpture Garden · 76 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Keep up with @SSPweatherwatch on Twitter for notifications on upcoming events and installations. All well worth the visit.

Chocolate Factory Theater is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

26. Chocolate Factory Theater

5-49 49th Ave (at Vernon Blvd.), Queens, NY
Theater · Hunters Point · 3 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Although listed as a "nightclub" on Foursquare, the Chocolate Factory is one of New York's most progressive art institutions, and host to the neighborhood's annual "Taste of L.I.C." event.

5 Pointz is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

27. 5 Pointz

4623 Crane St (at Jackson Ave.), Long Island City, NY
Art Gallery · 87 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Enjoy it while it lasts, all corners of it.

The Noguchi Museum is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

28. The Noguchi Museum

9.3
9-01 33rd Rd (at Vernon Blvd), Long Island City, NY
Museum · 56 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: Cool point: The OTHER Noguchi Museum is a studio and garden in the village of Mure on the Japanese island of Shikoku.

East River Ferry is one of Neighborhood Locales: L.I.C..

29. East River Ferry

(East River), Brooklyn, NY
Boat or Ferry · 58 tips and reviews

Benjamin P.Benjamin Peryer: If you can look past the black smoke over the water, it's the best way to go to and from L.I.C., Greenpoint, Williamsburg, Brooklyn Bridge Park in DUMBO, South Street Seaport, and Governor's Island.