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Bagel Mercato on Bay St.

I’m not good at keeping secrets when it comes to good food places on Staten Island. Maybe, because there are so few and far in between. So I’m telling you, you have to visit the Bagel Mercato. This is the kind of sleek, trendy cafe you ...

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Inside Zio Toto Ristorante

Let’s kick it up a notch with an exquisite Italian cuisine called Zio Toto Ristorante on Staten Island. This is a second location for the restaurateur and owner, Filippo Giuffre, with whom we had the pleasure of speaking about his new eatery....

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Perfect Restaurants for Your Valentine’s Date

Valentine’s Day is a holiday known for love and romance. To make this evening a memorable one, plan a romantic date and treat your lover to a special evening they won’t soon forget. I’m talking about sharing a luscious dining experience w...

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La Tea Da

Discover the Charm of La “Tea” Da

After this weekend’s visit to La “Tea” Da, I am convinced La “Tea” Da is one of the most unique and lovely places in all of Staten Island. Once an antique shop, this country cottage has been converted into a charming tea room by i...

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Little Caesars Opens in Staten Island

A new pizza chain has arrived on Staten Island. Locate at 1743 RICHMOND ROAD, Little Caesars has opened its doors to hungry customers. They claim to have the best value for the money, and at $5 for a large pepperoni or cheese pie, I can see wh...

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Hot and Steamy Night at Fushimi Lounge

It was a hot and steamy night at Fushimi Japanese Cuisine and Lounge in Staten Island, as the single ladies gathered for a live, man auction. The firefighters from the official 2012 FDNY Calendar of Heroes were turning up the heat and loosi...

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