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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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Enjoy 30 Beers at 30 Queens Bars for $30

I know a few of my blogger friends have posted about this deal but wanted to share with you in case you missed it. As you know, I live in Queens, so I was excited when I saw the launch of the Queens Beer Book. For $30, you get 30 beers at 30 bars […]

Win the NYC Good Beer Passport Summer 2015

One of my favorite things about summer in NYC is the Beer Passport. Every summer my friends and I tackle our way through the passport, trying new beers and bars. Best news of all, the NYC Good Beer  Passport Summer 2015 is back!

What is the beer passport? Well, for $37, you can get a […]

The NYC Beer Passport is Back! Win the NYC Winter Good Beer Passport!

One of my favorite things about summer in NYC is the Beer Passport. And this year, the NYC Beer Passport, brought to you by Pintley and Burger Conquest,  is offered in the winter!

What is the beer passport? Well, for $35, you can get a free craft beer (or sometimes flights) at 30 different […]

Deal Alert! BrisketTown’s Anniversary Party!

According to our friends at NYC Daily Deals, tonight is BrisketTown’s anniversary party. From 6-10pm, expect a normal dinner service, with a few special treats and drink specials. After 10, the kegs will appear and those are on the house. Details can be found here, and the party is at 359 Bedford Ave in […]

Coming Up! Keg Party at Katch!


Normally I wouldn’t tell you about something happening on Sunday until Friday, but given that you are all probably trying to coordinate Labor Day weekend plans (how is it nearly September already?!?!?!) figured I’d flag this keg party to you now.

This Sunday, for $20, you can enjoy all you can drink beers from […]

Fabulous Freebie! Free Beer Samples at Whole Foods!

Courtesy of Living Free NYC

This just in from LivingFree NYC! Every Thursday in April, local breweries will take over On Tap, the restaurant and pub located inside Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle. While there, enjoy free samples and chat with local vendors! Must be 21 or older to […]

Fabulous Freebie! Free Tastings at Michael Jordan’s Steak House!

Every Wednesday this October, Michael Jordan’s Steak House in Grand Central is offering evening tastings in the wine salon.  The restaurant will pair house-made sausages, pretzels and mustards with different styles of beer.  Tastings are complimentary and run from 6-7 pm.

Here’s what’s on tap (get it!?!?!):

October 10: Full Sail Session Black Lager paired with […]

Try This Trick! Free Beer Thanks to BevBucks!

There’s a new deal site in town – BevBucks. BevBucks focuses more on bar and alcohol promotions – like buy a pitcher of Narragansett beer at Allie Way on the UES, get two free burgers for $20 or two growlers of  Bass Pale Ale for $16 at Top Hops on the LES.

If you like beer, […]

Fabulous Freebie! Free Beer and Wings with RSVP!

Turtle Bay on 52nd and 2nd used to be my favorite bar when I was 23. Here’s a reason to check it out tonight!

From 6-7 pm, enjoy free beer and wings in honor of the bar’s 15th anniversary. In order to get your freebies, you must RSVP.  After this fabulous deal, you can […]

Deal Alert! $1 Beers at Turtle Bay!

This bar is totally fratty, but if your wallet needs some help, it is worth visiting Turtle Bay every Wednesday on 52nd and 2nd. Why? You’ll be able to snag $1 beers!  If that’s not enough to twist your arm, other specials include:

$10 pitchers $5 Jager shots 50 cent wings $2 […]

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