Open Restaurants program comes to Ditmars Boulevard
Six more locations in New York City have been added to the city’s Open Restaurants program for weekend outdoor dining, including a section of Ditmars Boulevard.
“Open Streets: Restaurants” expands restaurant seating options onto car-free streets for select corridors. Run by Nino’s AQ Restaurant, the initiative on Ditmars will run from 33rd to 36th streets.
With this announcement, more than 9,900 restaurants are participating in the Open Restaurants Program on more than 81 participating streets.
The hours of operation for the new expanded seating option will be from 5 to 11 p.m. on Friday nights, and noon to 11 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.