Enjoy the unique LIC blend of restaurants, bars and cultural attractions plus the convenience of 7 subway lines steps away, a quick ride to mid-Manhattan and Brooklyn.


Star Tower is just one stop and a few minutes from midtown Manhattan or Williamsburg and Greenpoint Brooklyn. There is quick, easy access to LaGuardia and Kennedy Airports, the LIRR, the NYC Ferry, a dozen bus routes, highways, Queensboro and Triboro Bridges and the Midtown Tunnel.

NYC Ferry

49th Ave. & 21st St.

Vernon Blvd.

Court Square

Queensboro Plaza

23rd & Ely

21st St.

Dining & Nightlife

Long Island City has added a thriving bar and restaurant scene to its many attractions, such as Dutch Kill for drinks and Casa Enrique, New York City’s sole Michelin-starred Mexican restaurant and the acclaimed M Wells dinette for great meals.

1. Triple Shot World Atlas

2706 Queens Plaza S

2. Queens & Paupers

27-8 Queens Plaza S

3. Gordo's Cantina

24-11 Bridge Plaza N

4. The Baroness

4126 Crescent Street

5. The Beast Next Door Cafe & Bar

42-51 27th Street

6. M. Wells Steakhouse

43-15 Crescent Street

7. Etto Espresso Bar

42 - 77 Hunter Street

8. Toby's Estate Coffee

26-25 Jackson Avenue

9. Levante

26-21 Jackson Avenue

10. Dutch Kills Bar

27-24 Jackson Avenue

11. M. Wells Dinette

MoMA PS1, 22-25 Jackson Avenue

12. Casa Enrique

5-48 49th Avenue

The Waterfront

Exciting new LIC waterfront parks provide cool breezes, spectacular skyline views, running paths, ferry slips for a quick commute, quality music and entertainment and close-to-home recreation in a most beautiful setting.

Public Pool

A public pool with beautiful view of the waterfront will be opened near Star Tower soon.

The Arts

The LIC art and culture scene keeps expanding as well. Not only does LIC have MoMA PS1 and Socrates Sculpture Park, but it has one of the highest concentrations of galleries, art institutes and studio spaces in New York City. Here, inspiration is always right around the corner.

13. MoMA PS1

22-25 Jackson Avenue

14. The Homefront Gallery

26-23 Jackson Avenue

15. Book Culture

26-09 Jackson Avenue

16. Sculpture Center

44-19 Purves Street

17. The Secret Theatre

4402 23rd Street

18. Reis Studio

43-01 22nd Street

19. ArtSpace

1127 44th Road