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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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Starbucks Monday Deals From 2-5pm in March

There are a bunch of Starbucks Monday deals going on this March! Note that these deals are for members – and to be a member, you must pay with a registered gift card or the Starbucks app. Using the Starbucks app is pretty easy – you can reload money on to your app in […]

Classpass Deals: Join Classpass This Weekend, Save $50

Editor’s note: Hi all – you’ll receive the savings in the form of a Visa gift card after signing up. Here’s the fine print. Cash rewards to be paid as Visa gift cards; all referrers and friends will be contacted byClassPass via email to confirm shipping addresses for the gift cards. I am happy to send […]

Sweet Green Promo in Nolita – Pay What You WIsh

There’s a new Sweet Green spot in NYC in Nolita , located at 100 Kenmare Street at Cleveland Place. To celebrate their opening, there’s a Sweet Green promo from 11am – 4pm today! They are having you pay what you wish for your meal, with all proceeds going to Grow NYC to support Union […]

Try This Trick! Thrillist Rewards!

Every day our “Favorite Food Finds” typically encompass KGB Deals, LivingSocial, Groupon, but there’s another site out there: Thrillist Rewards, brought to your from the folks at Thrillist.  Like most deal sites, Thrillist Rewards offer a discount, but unlike offer $10 for $20 or $25 for $50, I like that Thrillist Rewards offers more […]

Deal Alert! Win $500 From 16 Handles!

16 Handles is running a promotion to find the perfect name for its new treat: a machine that blends your fro-yo with toppings (think McDonald’s McFlurry’s or Dairy Queen’s Blizzards). They have a naming contest on Facebook that will last until midnight of February 2 and the winner will receive $500. They’ll pick 16 […]

Coming Up! Idle Hands 2nd Annual Winter Celebration!

One of my favorite things about changing seasons are the changing seasonal beers. Idle Hands is celebrating the return of winter beers with their second annual Winter Warmer Beers party this Friday, December 9th. Starting at 6 pm, 25 winter beers will be introduced to the bar and available for purchase until they […]

Deal Alert! Twilight Specials at Village Pourhouse Tonight!

The Restaurant Row location of Village Pourhouse is hosting a special Twilight Happy hour from 7-9 pm tonight in honor of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 premieres on Friday. They’ll have raffle prizes (included advanced screening passes), trivia and themed cocktails for $8.

In addition they’ll have their regular Happy Hour […]

A Yoga Contest From Zeel!

Zeel has another contest!  Enter Zeel’s private yoga sweepstakes and you can win a private hourlong yoga session for you + up to 3 of your friends worth $300 (in your home or her UES studio at Vital Signs Fitness).  The session will be led by NYC yogi and wellness coach Deborah Caruana.

If you need […]

Coming Up! $16 Four Course Marathon Menu!

Are you running the marathon this weekend? I most certainly am not, but that doesn’t mean I’ll shy away from these marathon deals! The Z NYC Hotel in Long Island City is offering a $16 four-course race-themed menu with three pasta dishes and a dessert all day on Saturday, November 5.  Plus, if you check out Z Roof after your meal, […]

Deal Alert! AYCE and AYCD at Paradou on Monday!

Paradou is celebrating its 10th anniversary all month long by giving every reservation a bottle of wine to take home, which is pretty awesome in and of itself. But it gets better! On Monday, October 24th, Paradou is hosting an all-you-can-eat pig roast and all-you-can-drink wine and champagne cocktail dinner for $35!

They’ll be […]

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