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NYC Foodie Link Roundup: Fun Things to Do in NYC That You May Have Overlooked & More!

In this month’s New York City Foodie Link Roundup, we take a look at fun things to do in NYC that you may have overlooked. This includes an interesting exhibit honoring fascinating New Yorkers, fun things to do in the outer boroughs & neighborhoods off the beaten path and more!

60 Cheap Eats Destinations You Should Know About in NYC
First up, you can find a lot of good cheap eats spots and great deals in New York City if you know where to look. This is an invaluable resource if you are looking for a new lunch spot.

A Summertime Guide to NYC’s Outer Boroughs
With the New York Botanical Garden, Arthur Avenue, Rockaway Beach, Yankee Stadium and more, there are a lot of fun things to do in the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn. There are also a lot of great options for food too so it is definitely worth taking a trip out to the outer boroughs this summer.

5 NYC Neighborhoods You Need to Spend More Time Exploring This Summer
Spoiler! These five neighborhoods are City Island, Ditmas Park, Flushing, Richmondtown & Lighthouse Hill and Rockaway and they are all worth planning a quick day trip to.

“The Mulberry Street Gang” Exhibit Sits in an Empty Lot on Houston Street in NYC
“The Mulberry Street Gang” is a small exhibit just north of Chinatown and Little Italy and it honors people like Teddy Roosevelt, Nikola Tesla and Mark Twain who all once have worked in the neighborhood. But you have to hurry if you want to catch this exhibit. It ends on September 15.

What 15 Historic New York City Scenes Look Like Today
This is a great way to see what classic photos of New York City look like today. We pass through some of these places everyday and we definitely want to take a closer look at them the next time we are there. All of these places have a lot of interesting stories to tell.

The Insider’s Guide to the Best Coffee Shops in NYC
If you love coffee, this a pretty comprehensive guide to the best places to get coffee in New York City. Be sure to check out our guide to our favorite coffee shops too!

Also here are our favorite pictures that we came across on Instagram and Pinterest this month.

Taiyaki Fish-shaped waffle cone
Taiyaki is famous for their fish-shaped waffle cone
Instagram, @dolliciousdee

Chrysler Building
A great shot of the Chrysler Building
Pinterest, shared by Alex Sopchak

Helmsley Building
The Helmsley Building at Night
Instagram, @becky_frey