Zagat on Monday announced its annual 30 Under 30 list, made up of rising chefs, butchers, managers and other food-industry professionals. To celebrate, Zagat orchestrated some great freebies around town this week, starting Tuesday with free DKA's, arguably the best pastry from Dominique Ansel Bakery.
Feeling ravenous? Here's the rundown:
DKA's, "tender, flaky, croissant-like dough with a caramelized crunchy crust," will be handed out to Dominique Ansel Bakery's first 200 customers beginning at 8 a.m.
Where: 189 Spring St., SoHo
The first 80 people who line up at Schnitz at noon will score the sandwich shop's signature chicken schnitzel creations, the Bamberg or the Sweet Onion, for free.
Where: 177 1st Ave., East Village
Customers will get a free sugar high at Prohibition Bakery, where piña colada cupcakes will be handed out, beginning at 11 a.m., while supplies last.
Where: 9 Clinton St., Lower East Side
The first 45 people at Williamsburg butcher/cookware store The Meat Hook at 10 a.m. will grab one free grass-fed, dry-aged steak.
Where: 100 Frost St., Williamsburg