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Offline JHMNY

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From The New York Times:

Bengali Snacks, Concentrated on a Jackson Heights Block



By Ligaya Mishan

Aug. 30, 2019

Two Bengali snack carts face off on this corner of Jackson Heights, Queens. Each claims one side of a 24-hour Duane Reade, a rare bland spot in the throng of storefronts promising South Asian sweets and back-room lunch buffets basking in steam.

Tong was the first to open, a year and a half ago, followed by Fuskahouse this past January. At first, Fuskahouse parked a block away, but according to Masud Rahman, the owner, nearby restaurants complained that they were losing customers, and he had to move.


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Re: Bengali Snacks, Concentrated on a Jackson Heights Block - NYT article
« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2019, 04:12:53 PM »
I vote for the cart that has this handsome guy in it!

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Re: Bengali Snacks, Concentrated on a Jackson Heights Block - NYT article
« Reply #2 on: August 31, 2019, 10:51:25 PM »
Great article. Thanks.

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Re: Bengali Snacks, Concentrated on a Jackson Heights Block - NYT article
« Reply #2 on: August 31, 2019, 10:51:25 PM »