Friday, January 9, 2015

8th Consecutive Weekend Of Roosevelt Island F Train Service To And From Manhattan - Also Local F and R Train Service To Astoria, Check Out Butcher Bar For Great BBQ

 Image From Butcher Bar

According to the MTA Weekender, there will be Roosevelt Island F train service

to and from Manhattan this weekend. That's 8 consecutive weekends of Roosevelt Island F train service to and from Manhattan.

According to the MTA:
F Trains run local in both directions between 21 St-Queensbridge and 71 Av

Weekend, 12:01 AM Sat to 5 AM Mon, Jan 10 - 12

Trains stop at 36, Steinway, 46 Sts, Northern Blvd, 65 St, Roosevelt, Elmhurst, Grand Avs, Woodhaven Blvd, 63 Dr and 67 Av
Also, don't be surprised when you see the R train at Roosevelt Island. The MTA reports:
R Trains skip 5 Av/59 St, Lexington Av/59 St and Queens Plaza in both directions

Weekend , Saturday and Sunday, Jan 10 - 11

Trains are rerouted via the F in both directions between 57 St-7 Av, Manhattan and 36 St, Queens, making stops at the Lexington Av/63 St, Roosevelt Island and 21 St-Queensbridge Stations.
With the F and R train providing Roosevelt Island subway service to Astoria, check out the Butcher Bar, a great BBQ restaurant

on 30th Avenue and 37th street. Get off at Steinway Street.

Have a good weekend and Go PACKERS!!!!