here's some good stuff from the voice's "best of ny" issue...
best indoor bocce: floyd!!!
best mural at a burrito place: clemen's
best place to escape the 21st century: les tenement museum
best place to blah blah blah blah: melody lanes
best url-turned-verb: flavorpill
best view of backyard pools: f train btw. carroll & smith/9th st
best bar at the end of the universe: lillie's
best drunken scrabble: commonwealth
most savory slope carryout: kinara
best reason to eavesdrop: overheardinny
best bar to hear boney m while snacking on free pizza: capone's
best blog for knowing what scenster concerts to avoid every night: brooklynvegan
best landmark yet to be exploited: the high line