The Pastries and Aromas of Greece

Neighborhood Joint

A series of articles profiling favorite local haunts.
What’s your neighborhood joint?

It all started with a sweet, cinnamon-tinted whiff. The subway roaring above, I crossed the street and followed my curiosity to the Greek bakery tucked in the corner of a shopping complex in Astoria, Queens. That afternoon, on the first of my many visits to Artopolis Bakery, on 31st Street and 23rd Avenue, there were bohemians, families pushing strollers, and old men in black suits lined up against the counter or crowded at the few wrought-iron tables, dunking cookies in the darkest coffee I’d ever seen.
Read the Full Article »

Powered By | Full Text RSS Feed | Amazon Plugin | Hud Settlement Statement
Go to Source