A Manhattan blogger visits a Russian restaurant and later Martha's Bakery:
Now that I've had two experiences eating cupcakes from Martha's, I'm pretty sure that it's my favorite cupcake in the city. Not that I would tell people to trek out to Queens to get it, nor would I;
We welcome a couple who will no longer have to trek to Queens. They sold their UWS condo to live the good life.
The Knudsens, who are moving to Forest Hills in Queens, are hardly taking a bath on their investment.
And everyone should be headed down to the two new Latin restaurants on Metropolitan according to Chow.com.
Things are heating up on Metropolitan Avenue, where a new Mexican place called Casa de Elian is serving “taco truck quality food (and as Chowhounds know, that is a compliment). . .
. . .Just up the street, there’s a newish Latin steakhouse called Pampas Argentinas, and early word is mostly good. kenito799 says Pampas stacks up well against hound favorite La Porteña in Jackson Heights