Queens residents have the benefit of a wide variety of outstanding restaurants, and most of these are concentrated close to the beaches, where all of the action is. If you have lived in Queens for a while and are looking for something new, visiting one of the Queens beaches and want a great place to dine, or if you are thinking about moving to one of the beautiful beachfront neighborhoods in Queens like Arverne by the Sea, you may want to give one of these great restaurants a try.
• Goody’s BBQ Chicken & Ribs at 7018 Amstel Blvd has great barbeque chicken just like the name says, as well as many other great BBQ dishes.
• China King at 7001 Beach Channel Dr is an affordable Chinese restaurant (most plates under $10) with a traditional and modern Chinese menu.
• Happy Work Restaurant at 6619 Beach Channel Dr is one of the more popular Asian restaurants in the area with a great mix of tasty Asian dishes.
• Casablanca Deli at 7003 Beach Channel Dr offers big sandwiches with big taste, perfect for a hardy lunch.
• Pizza Plus of Rockaway at 5717 Shore Front Pkwy is the cure for boring cardboard-fast-food pizza joints. Remember what pizza is supposed to taste like.
• Ocean Village Chinese Restaurant is at 5711 Shore Front Pkwy and is great for takeout or for eating in the restaurant.
• Rockaway Taco is at 95-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd and does Mexican food the right way, you won’t be disappointed.
• Elegante Restaurant & Pizzeria at 9201 Rockaway Beach Blvd has affordable pizza and Italian with a touch of elegance.
• Irish Circle Tavern is perfect for those who want a couple of cool drinks with their all-American meal. Go to 10119 Rockaway Beach Blvd for the food, stay for the good times.
• Bayview Restaurant & Lounge at 2225 Van Brunt Rd has an excellent view and is the ideal place for a romantic night, a gathering for friends prior to a night out, or a relaxing meal.
• La Playa Restaurant at 8716 Beach Blvd has a tasty Mexican menu at a great price.
• Pier 92 Restaurant at 377 Beach 92nd St is a lovely sandwich shop with a great location.
• Rockaway Pizza and Subway at Arverne By The Sea Retail Plaza
If you are in the Arverne area and looking for a nearby restaurant, try out one of these places, you won’t be sorry.