Forest Hills in Queens, New York
Forest Hills - Neighborhood Profile - Queens, New York
Forest Hills, a neighborhood in central Queens, has three distinct parts. This profile covers beautiful Forest Hills Gardens, the adjoining area of single and multi-family homes, and the higher density apartment buildings and co-ops on the north side of Queens Boulevard. Plus area shopping and neighborhood basics are covered.
Forest Hills Restaurants and Bars
Forest Hills is thick with restaurants, especially on Austin Street. The range and quality of restaurants in Forest Hills is among the best in the borough of Queens, New York.
Forest Hills Restaurant Picks
Reader picks for Forest Hills in Queens, New York
Photos of Forest Hills Gardens
Forest Hills Gardens is one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Queens. Originally designed as a "garden city" for those of modest means, the private community is now quite pricey, though strolling and enjoying the architecture remain free.
Forest Park - Visitors Guide to Forest Park in Queens, New York
Forest Park, 538 acres of trees and fields, is a jewel of a park in Queens, bordering the neighborhoods of Richmond Hill, Kew Gardens, Forest Hills, Glendale, and Woodhaven. Designed by Frederick Olmsted in the 1890s, Forest Park offers great strolling in thick woods, plus golfing, a carousel, concerts, and trails for running, biking, skating, and horseback riding.
Best Forest Hills Burgers
In lively, diverse Forest Hills, we have decent Thai and Chinese, some of the best pizza in the city, and quite possibly the highest concentration of Bukharian (Central Asian Jewish) restaurants outside of, well, Central Asia. Some days, though, you know what you want and it's not a lamb-testicle kebab. Only a big, fat, true-blue burger will do, with fries, of course, and a cold one too. Here are…
Nick's Pizza in Forest Hills
On Ascan Avenue in Forest Hills, Nick's Pizza serves some of the best pizza in all of NYC. Nick's is casual, reasonably priced, and one of the best places to eat in Forest Hills.
Station Square in Forest Hills Gardens
Photos of Station Square, the entrance to Forest Hills Gardens.
Forest Hills Shopping on Austin Street
Austin Street is Forest Hills' main shopping district, and is lined with chain stores, botiques, restaurants, and local shops.
Sarah Kiino - Writer Bio
Sarah Kiino is a contributor to Queens.About.com, and also publishes a blog, Avenue Food, where she publishes original recipes, reviews of Queens restaurants, and occasional travel pieces.
Top Sushi in Central Queens
A few of the best sushi restaurants in Forest Hills and surrounding neighborhoods.