Lower Feast Side
Free Lower East Side Historical Tour with a Focus on Food
Enjoy free historic tours sponsored by the Lower East Side Business Improvement District every Sunday April through November. On May 22nd and 29th, tour guide Judy Richeimer will emphasize not only the history of the Lower East Side, but also the evolution of food in our unique and diverse neighborhood. Tours meet in front of Katz’s Deli on the corner of Ludlow and E. Houston Streets at 11am.
Lower Feast Side and the Tenement Museum
With our friends from Babycakes, Clinton Street Bakery & more
Tuesday, May 10 at 6:30pm
Tenement Museum Shop
A panel featuring the proprietors of local restaurants and food purveyors. From traditional to iconic to trendy, these artisans, chefs & restaurateurs will not only share the history of their shops, they’ll share samplings as well.
Lower Feast Side Restaurant Specials
Visit the Lower East Side during May to discover some of the best dining in NYC.
88 Orchard St.
During the month of May, enjoy a special “Cold Brew Mint Julep” – 88 Orchard’s cold brew with iced coffee cube, mint syrup and fresh mint leaves.
76 Clinton St.
Sunday Supper at Alias Restaurant is a great bargain in May! Enjoy an appetizer, entrée and seasonal dessert on Sundays for just $25. Bring a printed version of this offer with you. (Offer valid Sunday dinners in May 2011 only, maximum four people per offer, not valid in conjunction with any other offers, promotions or discounts. No Zipcard discount on this offer.)
As part of Lower Feast Side, Berkli Parc will offer a chipotle chicken sandwich with a side salad for $11.
120 Essex St.
During the month of May, Boubouki, a Greek take-out shop, is showcasing spring vegetables, including carrots, asparagus and leeks dressedd simply with Greek olive oil and Greek hard cheeses. A chickpea salad, dressed the same way, will also be available during May.
Every Tuesday and Wednesday night in May at Brown Cafe receive half off any bottle of wine with dinner. Brown Cafe will feature the new spring menu to highlight fresh, local and seasonal ingredients every week. No reservations required. (Note: no dinner service on Sunday and Monday nights.
79 Orchard St.
In the month of May, Monday through Friday from 5pm – 6:30pm Order any entree and receive a free Maibock (that’s May Bock Beer)
86 Orchard St.
LES May Lunch Special: Itcate (Oaxaca Style Burrito) with choice of soda or coffee, $9.
35 Orchard St.
During the month of May, Cheeky Sandwiches is collaborating with “La Crepe L’est si bon.” Throughout the month on Fridays and Tuesdays experience different crepes.
35 Clinton St.
Free champagne cocktail for moms on Mother’s Day! Please enjoy your choice of Mimosa, Kir Royale, Black Velvet or Bellini during Mother’s Day Brunch 11am–4pm May 8th.
379 Grand St.
All throughout the month of May, get a baker’s dozen special: buy a dozen doughnuts, and get the 13th one free!
192 Orchard St
Mon–Fri from noon to 5pm – Happy hour, buy a bucket of beer and get a free order of wings. Every night from 5pm to closing (Sun–Mon 10pm, and other days 11pm); sampler regular side & dessert for $18.
From 6pm to 8pm, enjoy traditional Italian “Aperitivo” drinks (Sgroppino, Americano, Spritz, Negroni Sbagliato) at happy hour prices. Sip on a refreshing drink and unwind in LES’s lushest outdoor garden. Served with a daily selection of complimentary crostini.
205 East Houston St.
During the month of May, as long as the Rangers are still in the playoffs, Katz’s will feature the “Rangers Hat-Trick” sandwich: pastrami, corned beef and brisket on rye for $17.75.
109 Ludlow St.
During the month of May, enjoy Taquilaria and Taquaria with over 150 Teguilas and amazing food featuring weekly dinner specials by Chef Julietta Ballesteros.
145 Orchard St.
Mastihashop features products made from Mastiha, a natural and rare tree resin found in the East Mediterranean. During the month of May, Mastihashop features a 20% discount on all food items.
132 Eldridge St.
During the first week in May and on Mother’s Day (May 8th) stop by and treat your mom for lunch at Panade Cafe and dessert is on us! Free vanilla cream puff for mom with a purchase of a full or half sandwich. Eat-in only. Mama must be there! We want to meet her!
Celebrate spring and Mother’s Day with our “May Flowers” seasonal truffle collection, featuring five handmade truffles made with edible flowers! Like the blooms of early spring, these exotic creations will be gone soon – enjoy them while you can!
63 Hester St.
Enjoy our new, homemade signature Sweet Life chocolate barks in May: ginger, oreo, berry and cherry, coffee with carmelized cocoa nibs, mixed nuts with sea salt and roasted hazelnut bark.
Vie de France
96 Orchard St.
Open Daily 8am – 8pm
Grand Opening specials throughout May! French fast food restaurant serving galette de sarrasin, crepe de fromant, sandwiches, yogurt and imported chocolate.