Astoria, New York29-16 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria, New York 11105
Location: NW of Ditmars Blvd. and 31st St, Astoria-Ditmars stop on N and W trains.
Store Hours: Monday–Saturday 11am–8pm / Sunday 12–7pm
Parking: Metered street parking.
Info: A quick, easy subway ride from the heart of Manhattan, this location is conveniently located near the intersection of Ditmars Blvd. and 31st St. (only a block away from the last stop on the N/W train). This not new, but very up-and-coming neighborhood has become the newest hip spot in New York to stroll, shop, and grab coffee or a bite at innovative new spots. Filled with neighborhood history, the list of famous veteran restaurants thriving in this quaint community for decades goes on. If you want a place to sit down and relax, nearby 60 Beans has a comfortable arrangement of sofas and chairs, a fireplace, and outdoor seating to sip some of the best espresso or try the iced coffee on tap! For nosh, head down Ditmars just a few blocks and eat at the famous Greek seafood restaurant Taverna Kyclades. There is usually a line due to its popularity, but don’t let that deter you! It is worth the wait and they are very efficient, as they have been used to it for decades. Beautiful Astoria Park overlooking the Manhattan skyline is a short 10-minute walk from the store.