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The Return Of the Slice At F & F Pizzeria

For a while it seemed like every “cool” new pizza place was focusing on Neapolitan-style individual pizzas. Over the past few years though it seems like a revolution is taking place – people are trying to reclaim the humble slice … Continue reading

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Malai Ice Cream Is The Perfect Summer Treat

It’s been 90 degrees here in NYC for the past few days, and as miserable as that sometimes is it does give me an excuse to eat a lot ice cream. Not that I need an excuse, but you see … 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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Italian-American Classics At Sam’s

Stranded by the MTA on a weekday evening in Downtown Brooklyn I decided to walk part of the way home, rather than face an interminable wait underground. My walk took me to Atlantic Avenue, and then up Court St into … Continue reading

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Unusual Ice Cream At Hay Rosie

Hay Rosie is a tiny storefront ice cream place that opened recently in Carroll Gardens. They’ve gotten a lot of attention, not all of it positive, for their unusual ice cream flavors. Going to their website you can find combinations … Continue reading

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Vegetarian At The Mission Chinese Pop-Up

After their Lower East Side location closed, the folks behind Mission Chinese decided to start running a pop-up restaurant out of Carroll Gardens’ Italian juggernaut Frankies 457. The pop-ups became so popular they became a semi-regular occurrence, and it was … Continue reading

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Breakfast At Seersucker

Seersucker in Carroll Gardens serves breakfast all day long, which in my book is the mark of a classy joint. I stopped by around lunchtime last week, but instead of ordering from the lunch menu I got some breakfast. Wouldn’t … Continue reading

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