Moveable Feast

Sure you've been to the hottest Thai place in Woodside and you know the secret handshake at that great south Indian snack place in Flushing. Before you trek out on the Number 7 to that tres fabuleux French restaurant in Long Island City for an amuse-bouche, read on to discover a whole new world of great restaurants, cafes and even a canteen in a Hindu temple that are favorites haunts of the creative crowd, the artists of Queens.


Moveable Feast 2013

Do you have friends coming over and need a cool place to wow them with great food?

Or are you looking for an undiscovered gem of a dining experience to impress that special someone?

Maybe you just want a new cafe off the beaten path to sip lattes among local artists and other creative folk.


Moveable Feast – Nivedita ShivRaj

Nivedita ShivRaj, a Flushing-based musician who hails from Chennai, India. A composer who plays the veena, a South Indian string instrument, Nivedita is also a teacher, & trained Bharathanatyam dancer. Check her out Ganesh Temple Canteen. Ganesh Temple Canteen 45-57 Bowne St Flushing, NY 11355 Tweet


Moveable Feast – Naomi Cho

Meet Naomi Cho, a curious, thoughtful St. John’s University student whose promising career has gained a significant edge through her participation in Queens Council on the Arts’ HS2AS (High School to Art School) program. Check her out at Il Bambino. Il Bambino 34-08 31st Ave Astoria, NY 11106 Tweet


Moveable Feast – Ian Wen

Ian Wen, the Astoria-based butoh dancer and performance artist who is co-founder of de novo, a new company featuring a motley group of musicians, actors, dancers, and composers. Check him out at Cronin & Phelan’s Bar & Restaurant. Cronin & Phelan’s Bar & Restaurant. 3814 Broadway Astoria, NY 11103   Tweet


Moveable Feast – Valerie Green

Meet Valerie Green, founder and artistic director of Long Island City-based modern dance company Dance Entropy, as well as Green Space, the beautiful 1,800-square-foot studio Dance Entropy has called home since 2005. Check her out at Cafe Triskell in Astoria. Cafe Triskell 33-04 36th Avenue Astoria, NY, 11105 718.472.0612 Tweet


Moveable Feast – Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie

Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie is a writer, educator, and performer. She has been a featured speaker at universities, festivals and events throughout Europe and North America. Check her out in Annam Brahma. Annam Brahma is a vegetarian restaurant owned and operated by students of spiritual master Sri Chinmoy. Annam Brahma 8443 164th St Jamaica Hills, NY 11432 […]