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Melissa Kravitz Hoeffner
Melissa’s Recent Articles
Dec 30, 2021
Riviera Nayarit Is Mexico’s Dreamiest Beach Escape
Swim with whale sharks, lounge in a bungalow, eat birria.
Jun 18, 2021
How Captain Toby Stull Brought Sailing to Long Island’s LGBTQ+ Community
When he burned out on a law career, the seafaring life came calling.
Jun 17, 2021
How Neon Cowboy Hats Helped Make Country More Inclusive
Sometimes you need to stand out to fit in.
Apr 21, 2021
The 30 Best Pizza Places in NYC
A new wave of pandemic-era pizza joints plus the classics.
Feb 24, 2021
How to Get Started Planning Your Next Big Trip
The pandemic derailed our 2020 travel plans, keeping us dreaming of being, well, anywhere else.
Dec 4, 2020
How to Tackle Intimidating Holiday Roasts Like a Pro
With more people staying put for the holidays, many home cooks may be tackling a festive main course for the very first time, which can be borderline scary.
Oct 7, 2020
The 14 Best Bagel Shops in NYC
From old-school spots to new wave techniques.
Jul 29, 2020
Where to Get Lobster Rolls in NYC This Summer
If you can’t get to the beach, take one to the park.
Jul 27, 2020
Where to Get Oysters in NYC This Summer
Hint: Grab them to go or dine al fresco.
Jun 29, 2020
Where to Eat Hot Dogs in NYC This Summer
For whatever Phase you're in.
Apr 1, 2020
Can NYC Restaurants Survive the Coronavirus Pandemic?
Some of the city’s top chefs weigh in.
Mar 17, 2020
There's Never Been a Better Time to Explore NYC's Delivery-Only Restaurants
There should be a term for the very NYC experience of ordering from a restaurant all the time that you never actually see the inside of.
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