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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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Free Cone Day at Carvel

Today, April 30, Carvel, America’s Freshest Ice Cream, is celebrating Free Cone Day. From 3 to 8 p.m., Carvel is treating guests to a free junior cone filled with fresh vanilla, chocolate or the popular Nutella soft ice cream, which is only available until May 31. There aren’t a ton of Carvel locations, but you can […]

Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s

Today is not only my future husband’s birthday, but it’s free cone day! If you find yourself near a Ben & Jerry’s from 12-8pm, pop in today for a free cone. Participating locations are listed below:

200 West 44th Street Rockefeller Plaza, Concourse Level 405 Washington Street, […]

In Williamsburg? Free Coffee at Sugarburg

Sugarburg, a neighborhood bar at 519 Metropolitan Ave. (corner of Metro and Union) is now serving coffee! They are brewing Brooklyn Roasting Company coffee and a have a full espresso bar as well, offering treats like a Flat White and Cold Brews. They are also serving some local Patisserie options – yum! Open Monday […]

Free Coffee at New Exki

I walked by Exki, a new restaurant on Madison and 28th Street today. There was a sign in the window that said “come on in, take a photo and get a complimentary coffee.”

If my hair wasn’t wet from the gym and I wasn’t in a rush to get to work, I would have […]

Free Onigiri to Celebrate Wasabi Sushi & Bento’s One Year Anniversary

Wasabi Sushi & Bento is celebrating their one year anniversary with a special deal for customers. Now through February 28, they’ll be giving away one seaweed or salmon onigiri to any customer who tags @Wasabi_NYC on social – all you have to do is show your post at checkout.  This restaurant is located at 40th and 7th and you can find the […]

Mark Your Calendars – Free Nutella Pancake Cones on Tuesday

Tuesday, February 17, is International Pancake Day. Dominique Ansel, the guy who created the infamous cronut, and Nutella are coming together to hand out FREE Nutella Pancake Cones at Grand Central Terminal between 11am – 4pm. Should they run out, there will be other complimentary Nutella treats.

Expect long lines, so get there early. Thanks, […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Free Champagne at Sons of Essex

If you don’t have a Valentine and want to spend it just getting drunk, just drink at Sons of Essex this Valentine’sDay! The Lower East Side hotspot, located on Essex between Rivington and Stanton, is offering complimentary Mionetto Prosecco from 7-9pm at the bar. […]

Free Coffee and Tea on Valentine’s Day at Organic Avenue Soho

To celebrate the one-year “birthday” of its new Soho location, Organic Avenue Soho is offering customers complimentary coffee and tea all day on Saturday, February 14th at 62 Bleecker Street, corner of Bleecker and Crosby. Organic Avenue hot and iced coffee is an organic, triple-certified Sumatra blend. The organic tea selection includes six hot teas, […]

Free Frozen Yogurt Today at Yogurtland

Today is gross and more of a day for hot chocolate than fro-yo – but if you can’t resist a freebie, check this deal out. According to their Facebook page,  from 4PM to 7PM Yogurtland is celebrating National Yogurt Day with FREE frozen yogurt. Locations can be found here, or look at the map below.


Try Sofritas at Chipotle, Get a Free Burrito

Interesting deal at Chipotle going on today! Order any burrito, bowl or salad and skip the chicken or beef and order the organic tofu Sofritas instead, today, Monday, January 26th and you’ll be able to get a FREE burrito, bowl, salad or order of tacos of your choice.  You just need to bring your receipt […]

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