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30 Great Vegetarian Sandwiches in NYC

Hally Wolhandler 14 comments

Vegetables can be incredibly tasty when done right, and yet when most people go out to eat, they tend not to order a vegetarian dish unless they're, well, a vegetarian. Here are 30 examples to make you reconsider. More

A Sandwich a Day: Pernil Cachapa at Patacon Pisao

A Sandwich a Day Max Falkowitz Post a comment

Everyone comes to Patacon Pisao for the namesake plantain-based sandwiches, but there's plenty more on the menu at this Washington Heights street vendor turned Elmhurst brick and mortar. Take, for instance, the cachapas ($6.50 to $7), sweet corn cakes folded over like quesadillas, stuffed with cheese or a number of meats. More

A Sandwich a Day: Cheese Patacon at Patacon Pisao

A Sandwich a Day Max Falkowitz 2 comments

[Photo: Max Falkowitz] The Venezuelan plaintain sandwiches at Patacon Pisao are like drunk food for sober people. Hefty fried plantains are smashed, then fried again to get extra crispy, then used as the sandwich "bread" for a variety of... More

Vendy Finalists: Patacon Pisao

Hannah Smith-Drelich 4 comments

The 2010 Vendy Awards, a celebration of New York street food, will be held on September 25 at Governors Island. All proceeds will benefit the Street Vendor Project, an arm of the Urban Justice Center, advocating for the interests of... More

The 6 Best Things We Ate at Village Voice's Choice Eats 2010

Erin Zimmer 5 comments

We crammed into the 69th Armory building last night with a zoo of others for Village Voice's Third Annual Choice Eats event. It was a flurry of arms reaching for small taster plates from about 65 New York City restaurants,... More

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