Life on Long Island
During the month of October, it’s not unusual to find bars that throw “Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day” bashes — events that basically replicate the holiday's green-wearing and enjoyment of libations, but done six months in advance of the actual March 17 occurrence.
Building on the notion of partying in the name of an even bigger party due some pages forward on the calendar, T.J. Finley's Public...Read more »
If you’ve been hearing rumors that the Montauk hot spot Sloppy Tuna has moved to Manhattan, the truth is a definite “sort-of.”
As do most East End bars and clubs, the actual Sloppy Tuna (148 S. Emerson Ave., Montauk, 631-647-8000) is closed for the season, but in a move that usually happens in the opposite direction, the ‘Tuna has opened a pop-up shop in Manhattan. Located at the Roger Smith...Read more »
Although the sign above the door says “Toast & Tapas,” the name at this Syosset stop is still technically “Americana Kitchen & Bar,” or “516” . . . until Tuesday, anyway.
The venue still known as (but soon to be “formerly” known as) Americana Kitchen & Bar was previously known as 516, with that numerical ID remaining evident in the form of never-replaced, highway sign-shaped marquees...Read more »
It’s no challenge to find late-night fun in Bellmore Village, as there are a number of busy bars along its avenues -- all located within footsteps of the local LIRR station, a travel benefit that helps many come in for fun while managing to pass on driving.
However, the latest spot to arrive in town – while also open for business late into the evening – presents no need for its customers to...Read more »
Getting the scoop on what your favorite lounges and pubs are up to is easier than ever these days, as the club-minded curious can access a hotspot’s website and Facebook page, or even follow it on Twitter for updates via tweets. However, if you need the facts on what sort of fun is happening at the Nutty Irishman – either of them – at an even faster rate, you can just download the official Nutty...Read more »
One way to describe the event happening at Declan Quinn’s in Bay Shore on Sunday, Dec. 16: there’s going to be a lot of “Santa” going on.
Starting at noon, this pub known for its unique promotions (like kickball games, wig-wearing karaoke and “Beatlemania” parties) will conduct a “Santa Dash” — a happening that will unleash a possible horde of Santas across town. Any adult can participate...Read more »