This espresso bar is a neighborhood favorite. Besides coffee and cocktails they also serve brunch on the weekends.
If you appreciate contemporary art MoMa PS1 is the perfect place for you. This is one of the oldest and largest non profit art institutions in the US. The exhibits often feature emerging artists, experimental pieces, and new trends.
Gantry Plaza State Park
The perfect spot for an afternoon picnic, while enjoying the Midtown Manhattan skyline.
LIC Beer Project
Check out this local brewery that specializes in farmhouse-style beers and barrel-aged brews. The tasting room is an ale lovers dream. Be sure to visit the cool ship room to watch the fermentation process right before your eyes.
Tuk Tuk offers Thai standards and specialities. This restaurant is definitely a must try while in Long Island City.
The Standing Room
Have a few laughs at this cozy comedy club. Whether you're there for stand up comedy or open mic night you'll be sure to have a good time.
Vista Penthouse Ballroom
In the mood for a night cap? Grab a drink at this rooftop lounge. The views of the city skyline and Queensboro bridge are breathtaking.