Posts Tagged: Pizza Nazi

  • Riis Park and Rockaway Beach 2016 summer concessions guide

    Riis Park and Rockaway Beach 2016 summer concessions guide

    Rockaway’s beach concessions have become a major attraction for visitors over the past few years. Serving up tasty food and drink, as well beach gear, the concessions have covered seating areas, restrooms, and typically feature live music and entertainment on the weekends. Some concessions will have a soft opening on May 20th, and most will

  • Aycock plans a steamed burgers cafe in Rockaway

    Aycock plans a steamed burgers cafe in Rockaway

    Whitney Aycock, the beloved pizza nazi of Rockaway, has announced plans to open a new burgers-and-beer restaurant in Arverne in 2015. The still unnamed restaurant will be located in the Seaway Marina in the old Bent Rod café. The space has been abandoned for several years, and renovations are slated to start soon for an

  • Rockaway gets the Swedish treatment

    Rockaway gets the Swedish treatment

    Last summer, Swedish journalist Marcus Joons made the rounds of the Rockaway, interviewing business owners, artists and residents. The resulting story chronicles a post-hurricane recovery in a rapidly gentrifying city. The travelogue is entirely in Swedish (except for “NO FUCKIN’ SLICES” by guess who), and unfortunately not available online. But below is a pdf file,

  • The Rockaway Pizza War of 2014 is over

    The Rockaway Pizza War of 2014 is over

    The Rockaway Pizza Wars of 2014 have come to a sudden and ignominious end, with beloved Pizza Nazi Whitney Aycock declaring victory. Roberta’s, the much fawned over Brooklyn pizzeria (“Hipster Italian dining” according to Google) has shuttered their sidewalk oven on Beach 96th Street. The lot has been dormant the last couple of weekends, and

  • The Rockaway Pizza Wars of 2014 have started

    The Rockaway Pizza Wars of 2014 have started

    Rockaway has a well-deserved reputation for serving tacos. However, the summer of 2014 may bring a pizza war to the Beach 90s. When asked about recent rumors of Roberta’s opening up nearby, Whitney Aycock, the beloved Pizza Nazi of The Other End Pizza Parlour, had just one comment: “BRING IT ON MOTHER FUCKERS. My pizza

  • A NYer and a Californian walk into The Other End Pizza Parlour

    A NYer and a Californian walk into The Other End Pizza Parlour

    A New Yorker and a Californian walked into The Other End Pizza Parlour (formerly Playland Pizza) to sample what is being called the best pizza in New York. New Yorker: I grew up in Queens, where if you mention “pizza” and “Cross Bay Boulevard,” most people think of New Park. The landmark neon sign harkens