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Brunch At The Commodore

My favorite kind of brunch is the one where there are no crowds, and you can choose a drink beyond a Bloody Mary or a Mimosa. Enter the Commodore in Williamsburg, which just recently started serving brunch, and which was … Continue reading

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Woezo Brings West Africa To Smorgasburg

In a world where it seems everyone is making barbecue, [random-Asian-country]-ese street food, and trying to come up with the NEXT BIG THING (cough-Bruffin-cough) comes Woezo. Woezo is a stand at Smorgasburg that’s actually bringing something new and exciting to … Continue reading

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Dr. Cow, The Vegan Cheese Shop In Williamsburg

When I first read (over on Yum Veggie Burger) that there existed in Williamsburg a vegan cheese shop, my initial reaction was an eye-rolling “well of course that exists.” But the more I thought about it, the more intrigued I … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Udon At Samurai Mama

Noodles, noodles everywhere. With all of the attention given to ramen, you could perhaps be forgiven for forgetting about other Asian noodles. Take udon noodles, for example. Udon noodles, like ramen, are usually served in soup. Unlike ramen, udon are … Continue reading

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Vegan Doughnuts At Dun-Well

There’s nothing about the flavor or texture of this delicious doughnut that would indicate that it’s vegan — it’s just a great, moist, yeast doughnut reminiscent of Dough in Bed-Stuy. My only complaint was that the blueberry glaze tasted nothing … Continue reading

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Vegan Chik’n Parm At Foodswings

I had first heard about Foodswings, another vegan diner in Williamsburg, way back in 2011, when I covered the First Annual Vegetarian Festival for SE:NY. I kind of forgot about it for a while, but then I read a story … Continue reading

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Champs, The Vegan Diner In Williamsburg

Williamsburg seems like just the right place to find not just a vegetarian diner, but a vegan one. Champs Family Bakery has a typically huge diner menu; breakfast all day, dinner specials, and a ton of different sandwiches. I went … Continue reading

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