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Smorgasburg Is Back In Prospect Park

Smorgasburg came to Prospect Park right around the time I was getting sick of the weekly food event. I don’t think I went at all last year, even though it’s a 10 minute walk from my apartment. Yet it was … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Japanese At J+B Design

There was a lot of press about the opening of Japan Village at Industry City a couple of months ago. Funnily enough none of the coverage mentioned that in Park Slope there has been a Japanese market for a couple … Continue reading

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Vegetarian At Suzy’s Roti Parlour

My favorite thing at Suzy’s Roti Parlour, a Caribbean/Trini restaurant just off of Coney Island Ave, wasn’t the roti. Yes the flaky roti dough, full of tasty vegetables like sweet squash and savory spinach, was quite tasty. The doubles, fried … Continue reading

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Jalsa Grill & Gravy Is An Exciting Addition to Ditmas Park

A few years ago I wrote about the abundance of Indian/Pakistani/Bangladeshi restaurants along Coney Island Avenue. In the last few years some restaurants have come and gone, but I haven’t really kept up. Then I got a message on Instagram … Continue reading

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Celebrating Sichuan at Chuan Tian Xia

Even those of us who write about food (however intermittently) get stuck in our food ruts. Almost every time I go to Sunset Park I end up eating at Lucky Vegetarian. That’s not a bad thing, since it’s so good. … Continue reading

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Vegetarian At Tacos Matamoros

I’m ashamed to say that although I’ve spent a lot of time in the Asian side of Sunset Park I haven’t spent nearly as much time on the Mexican-Latin American side. This past weekend I stopped by a place I … Continue reading

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Vegetarian At Za-Ya Ramen

At a ramen joint focused on beef bone broth is this particularly delicious vegetarian miso ramen. With a vegetable broth that highlights the fermented flavor of miso, some wonderfully chewy noodles, and toppings that range from fresh cucumbers to fried … Continue reading

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