24 Sep '11, 12pm

Rockaway Beach Rocks Locavore Eats in Thrifty Spaces: Photo: Jess Root On this rainy start to the weekend -- an...

Rockaway Beach Rocks Locavore Eats in Thrifty Spaces: Photo: Jess Root On this rainy start to the weekend -- an...

Old NYC Parks & Rec buildings turned foodie's paradise. Photo: Jess Root On this rainy start to the weekend -- and Fall -- I needed a little pick-me-up, some sunniness in the face of gray. I pulled out my iPhoto album and found the fix: sweet, summer memories. Like the mid-week day trip my friend Lanes and I took to Rockaway Beach in Queens. It was everything the local blogs, mags and The New York Times had promised: a "nexus of foodie culture, social do-goodery, and guerrilla entrepreneurship." Oh yes, I got rocked by Rockaway. Housemade guacamole and chips from Rockaway Taco. Photo: Jess Root. In just a little over an hour, we were subway transported from Brooklyn to Queens. We landed upon a strip of empty, glorious beach where some of the city's top vegan and locavore eateries set up pop-up shops for summer. Think: Babycakes , Rockaway Taco, Roberta's and Vinegar Hill H...

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Blogged! Day at the beach + pretty accessories!

Blogged! Day at the beach + pretty accessories!

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Got invited to taste, found it nice and brought wife back to try too! Plaza Brasserie

Got invited to taste, found it nice and brought...

"Indulge in a variety of fresh seafood, including flower crabs, queen scallops, tiger prawns, oysters, mussels, clams and ...