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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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Fabulous Freebie! Fro-Yo Samples!

Big shout out to Ludmila for sending me this deal! Enjoy free samples of frozen yogurt from 3-8pm today at The Yogurt Culture Company on Park between 41st and 42nd.

My First Trip to Curry Hill

Courtesy of Yelp – the Interior

Last night a friend and I decided to grab dinner in Murray Hill, and figured the perfect place to go was somewhere in Curry Hill. We ended up at Chote Nawab on Lexington between 27th and 28th Street.

What I liked about Chote Nawab was the modern […]

Fabulous Freebie! Hot Chocolate Samples!

Swing by 30 Rockefeller Plaza Concourse today and tomorrow (2/27) and enjoy delicious samples of hot chocolate from participating Rockefeller Center retail stores. Samples are served from 10am – 5pm. Thanks to Ludmila for the tip!

Rumor Has It: 50% Off Lunch and Dinner at Bread & Butter in Midtown!

Courtesy of Midtown Lunch

Midtown Lunch posted this on Friday, and mentioned this deal was good through last week and this weeks.  Here’s hoping!

This week, save 50% off the breakfast cold and hot buffet, cream of wheat and oatmeal at Bread & Butter on 44th between Madison and 5th Ave. Breakfast runs […]

Drinking Event! New York City Beer Week!

If you like a good beer, you’ll be happy to know that now through March 3 (my birthday!) it’s New York City Beer Week. There are 300 events throughout the week, and you’ll be able to try select brews, enjoy tastings, and more.

If sifting through 300 events scares you (it gives me anxiety, […]

Eating Event! The Malaysian Winter Market!

Visit The Malaysian Winter Market today from 11:30 – 2:30 pm or 5:30 – 9 pm (or until all the food sells out) and enjoy a variety of signature Malaysian dishes and traditional Malaysian food products by restaurants and vendors in New York City and the Tri-State area. The event will be held in Bryant Park, […]

Deal Alert! Pay What You Wish Salad at Chop’t!

A new Chop’t is opening on 43rd and 3rd.  According to Midtown Lunch, swing by today from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm (or until food runs out) and score a free salad. In exchange, Chop’t asks that you donate what you wish to Wellness in the Schools, a non-profit, when you get to […]

Giveaway! Two Tickets to the Accidental Pervert!

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I’ve always seen the title of this show, and I have to admit it intrigued me a little bit. The Accident Pervert is the true accounting of one boy’s odyssey to manhood via a childhood dominated by pornography, an addiction accumulated after the boy happens upon […]

Coupon Crazy! BOGO at Jamba Juice!

Head to Jamba Juice today with a friend use this coupon to get a buy one get one free smoothie. The coupon will apply to the smoothie or equal or lesser value. You MUST print this coupon.  Coupon expires today.

Coming Up! Coffee & Tea Festival!

 The Coffee & Tea Festival NYC presented by Starfish Junction will be held this year at the 69th Regiment Armory on 26th and Lexington, on March 23 and 24. Open from 11am – 5pm, you’ll be able to enjoy coffee, tea, honey, oatmeal, pastries, and more from more than 60 vendors.  Typically, tickets are $20, but AmazonLocal […]

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