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Maimonide of Brooklyn

For years I’ve been hearing about Maimonide of Brooklyn — not the Brooklyn hospital, Maimonides, but the restaurant, usually abbreviated (most especially by the restaurant itself) M.O.B. It’s a vegan restaurant not far from the Atlantic Center, and I kept … Continue reading

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Pizza at Krescendo

San Francisco super-chef Elizabeth Falkner opened Krescendo not so long ago in Boerum Hill. Opening a Neapolitan pizza place in Brooklyn can be a double-edged sword — sure, we Brooklynites seem to have an insatiable appetite for the stuff, but … Continue reading

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Baguette From Bien Cuit

I wasn’t particularly impressed with either the roasted zucchini sandwich or the par-almond danish I had from Bien Cuit, the new, much lauded bakery on Smith Street. The baguette, though, was a thing of beauty. Note the elegantly tapered point, … Continue reading

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