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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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Now Open: Oxido, a Modern Mexican Restaurant

Today, Oxido, a modern Mexican restaurant opens on 23rd Street between 5th and 6th. I stopped by their media preview last night and was pleasantly surprised. The food was flavorful, the sauces were to die for and I tried so many good things I don’t know what I want to eat next time I’m […]

Coupon Crazy! Free Baja Fresh Taco with Purchase!

I’m not sure if it’s just me, but I’ve noticed Baja Fresh has been stingy with their coupons lately. You always used to be able to get them online.

Baja Fresh though does offer a coupon through their company newsletter, Club Baja.  Sign up for their email list, and you’ll receive a coupon for […]

We Tried It: The Doritos Locos Tacos at Taco Bell

Last week, I was invited to visit Taco Bell’s headquarters out in Irvine, California for the launch of Doritos Locos Tacos.  Think of a nacho cheese Dorito, filled with your favorite Taco Bell fillings – this is the Doritos Locos Tacos.

We started our day at Taco Bell headquarters greeted by a mariachi band […]

Deal Alert! AYCE Tacos + AYCD Margaritas for $26!

Vamos (check Laura’s review here) has a pretty solid deal from now through February 29: Two hours of all-you-can-eat tacos and all-you-can-drink frozen margaritas for only $26, Sunday-Thursday nights from 6-11 pm! Usually their Monday night deal is all-you-can-eat tacos + one margarita, so for $7 more you can imbibe to your liking, 5 nights […]

Deal Alert! 50% off Burritos at Blockheads on the UWS!

This is why I love our buddy Chris at The Skint – without him, I wouldn’t have known that Blockheads on the UWS is offering 50% off all burritos all month long. Keep in mind this is only at the Upper West Side location, which is at 90th on the Southeast Corner of 91st […]

Coupon Crazy! Baja Fresh Coupons!

Happy Friday! If you were too lazy to bring lunch, enjoy these coupons from Baja Fresh.  You’ll save $2 off a purchase of $8 or more or $5 off $15 or more. Click here to print your coupons.

Deal Alert! Baja Fresh Coupons!

Like Baja Fresh? If so, make sure to print these coupons! You’ll save $2 off a purchase of $8 or more, or $5 off a purchase of $15 or more.  Just be sure to use these coupons by June 20!

Deal Alert! All You Can Eat and Drink Cinco de Mayo Deals!

My Annual Cinco de Mayo Photo

A couple months back I told you about Vamos, and it’s all you can eat taco deal.  For $19, every Monday you can enjoy all you can eat tacos, plus a margarita.  I really enjoyed the food and I came back to try their brunch special.  For […]

Deal Alert! $2 Baja Fresh Coupon!

Click the image above or this link to get a coupon for a Baja Bowl.  With this coupon, you’ll only spend $2 on your meal!  Expires 4/24.

Deal Alert! Baja Fresh Coupons!

If you like Baja Fresh, the coupons are back!  Save $2 off any purchase of $7 or more, or $5 off $15 or more.  Coupons expire 4/10/11. Print the image below, or click here to open your coupons in a new window.


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