Astoria, Queens neighborhood guide

Astoria, Queens, has an ever-growing collection of bars, restaurants and shops. Here are the spots that stand out.

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There are a ton of great things to do in Astoria, Queens. The nabe is thriving and enhancing its charm with new, budget-friendly restaurants and cool bars as well as independent boutiques and record stores that make shopping small worth it. Ride the Queens-bound N/W train to discover hidden gems such as speakeasy bars, as well as one of the best Greek restaurants in all of New York with delicious seafood.

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The best things to do in Astoria, Queens
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The best things to do in Astoria, Queens

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The best restaurants in Astoria
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A much-needed new ferry route is launching in Astoria next week

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The W train will once again connect Astoria with the Financial District starting this November

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Ray C

More fun facts about Astoria: Named after John Jacob Astor, the first multi-millionaire in the United States, Astoria is a quiet and relaxed neighborhood nestled in between the East River and LaGuardia Airport. Home to many families and hipsters, most of Astoria buildings are three stories or lower. Townhouses and row houses are the norm although in recent years, there have been a few high-rise condo developments. Those aiming to make Astoria their new home will be happy to note that rents are considered relatively affordable in this neighborhood.


To know more about Astoria and its lifestyle, check out RentHop, a nationwide apartment rental website, by clicking the following link: https://www.renthop.com/nyc/astoria-apartments 

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