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89th And Broke

I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Deal Alert! Free Restaurant.com Gift Certificates!

A couple weeks ago, my friend Dory sent me a $10 gift certificate to Restaurant.com.  Being the bargain hunter that she is, Dory got the gift certificate for free, thanks to the Feed it Forward promotion from Restaurant.com.

Through tomorrow, log on to Feed it Forward, and you can send 40 friends a day […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Here are some of today’s deals!

Our buddies at InBundles are offering $13 worth of empanadas for $6 at Ruben’s Empanadas. Murray Hill folks – get $20 worth of pizza at Rev’d Up Pi for $10. Grab $30 to Aqualis Grill in Brooklyn for $15. Love hummus and pitas? Grab $11 to Yummus Hummus […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Not too many deals today…

Grab a dozen mini artisan cannolis for just $10 (worth $20). Take 50% off at Curry Kitchen in Greenwich Village, thanks to this free ScoutMob code. You and a date can enjoy wine, pizza, and more at Veloce Pizzeria on NYE for $58.  While you are at it, check […]

Three Hour Open Bar for $10? Yes, It’s Real.

When I moved to the Upper East Side earlier in the summer, one of my first discoveries was Aces and Eights, a dive bar on 1st Avenue between 87th and 88th Streets.  I heard they had a good happy hour deal, but I didn’t quite understand how truly fantastic it was until I went […]

Deal Alert! BOGO at Cosi!

A long, long time ago, when this blog first started, AM NY always featured buy one get one coupons at Cosi.  My buddy Tim and I (see our photo) used to snag about 15 papers and dine like kings (and queens) for a month.  I think Cosi caught on because those coupons stopped coming.


Favorite Food Finds!

Check out these deals today!

Enjoy $15 worth of desserts and coffee from the DessertTruck Works for $7.  This truck was also the winner ofThrowdown with Bobby Flay! Live near Columbia? Grab $40 of comfort food at Melba’s for $20. This is a favorite among all my friends – get $40 worth of chicken […]

Deal Alert! Free Amazon Video Credit!

As I’m writing this post, it is snowing outside.  If you are stuck in the snow like us, don’t worry – you can enjoy a free $5 credit to Amazon Video on Demand, simply by tweeting.  To get this credit, click here to sync your Amazon account with your Twitter account.  Tweet about the […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Here are some deals today in NYC!  Top deals in bold!

Enjoy $40 worth of Sunday brunch at Dylan Prime for just $20. The code CLEARANCE will get you $25 restaurant.com gift certificates for $2. Like Korean food? Get $30 to Chom Chom for $15, thanks to BuyWithMe. In Murray Hill? Grab $20 to […]

Cheap and Delicious Mexican Food on the Upper East Side

Photo Courtesy of Yelp

There are a couple of Mexican restaurants within a three block radius of my apartment and I still need to check them out, but so far Sabor A Mexico has won my heart (there’s also an East Village location).  I went a few Fridays ago and was surprised that my […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Check out these deals today! We heard this restaurant in Astoria is fabulous – try Mojave Southwestern at 50% off, thanks to this free ScoutMob code.  In fact, I’ve already registered for this deal! Get $20 to chocolate.com for $12. Great lunch idea – get 5 Middle Eastern rice bowls at Pita Grill for […]

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