The Gastronauts visit Taco Santo for some goat head tacos

Offal Tacos at Taco Santo

February 18th, 2014

The ‘Nauts visit our friend Jacques Gautier’s new restaurant, Taco Santo for Chapulines, goat head tacos and five flights of Mezcal.

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Gastronauts at Flushing's Golden Mall

A Night at Flushing’s Golden Mall

January 30th, 2014

The Nauts hit the food stalls at Flushing’s Golden Mall for some Tripe, Dumplings, Cumin Burgers, and much more.

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An Adventurous Food-Raiser for the Philippines

December 19th, 2013

The Gastronauts and Liza de Guia of food throw a Food-Raiser for relief in the Philippines.

The Gastronauts at Almayass

An Armenian Dinner at Almayass

November 23rd, 2013

The Gastronauts organize an Armenian dinner featuring Khash, an (in)famous organ stew.


The Naut’s Get Some Lamb Head in Astoria

October 25th, 2013

The Greeks of Astoria decided to prove that their food rivals that of their Turkish neighbors: The wine flowed freely and the lamb heads were young and freshly roasted.



A Turkish Feast at Sip Sak

September 24th, 2013

The Gastronauts return to Sip Sak, Orhan Yegen’s Turkish palace for an Ottoman style feast.

A Poltikker Dinner Fit for a Queen

A Potlikker Dinner Fit for a Queen

June 24th, 2013

The Naut’s get the royal treatment at Liza Queen’s Potlikker in Williamsburg.


Amie Lin, the curator of the dinner.

Stinky, Stinky Tofu from Taiwan

May 14th, 2013

Amie Lin takes the Gastronauts on a tour of Taiwanese Specialties, including her favorite dish, Extra Stinky Tofu.


Thai Insects at Playground

Thai Style Fried Grasshoppers and More

April 16th, 2013

It’s been a long time since we’ve ventured to Southeast Asian shores and this month we’ve got some late night soul food, Thai-style, for some grasshoppers, silk worms, and ant eggs.

Seven Samurai Sashimi

Shhhhh… A Secret Dinner at Palo Santo

March 26th, 2013

For this dinner, we’re simply not going to tell you what’s for dinner. We’re not telling you where it came from, either — just that you’d be very, very hard pressed to find it yourselves.