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12.29.2019  I  Downtown Brooklyn , Eat Local


If you’re looking for good food, friendly people, and a sense of community, Commons Café on Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Brooklyn is the right place. This season, when all your colleagues are out of the office, consider posting up here for an hour or two with a house-baked pastry, or a sandwich, or whatever soup […]

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10.21.2019  I  Community , Downtown Brooklyn , Eat Local

Authentic Food, Neighborhood Vibes Abound At Lillo

Located on picturesque Henry Street, directly across from a bustling little park, is a tiny, authentic Italian restaurant run by a Roman chef named Lillo. Everything about the place is straightforward: cash-only, six tables, the freshest ingredients and least complicated recipes. For Lillo (the person) and Lillo (the trattoria), less is decidedly more. “If you […]

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Go To Clover Club For The Classic Fall Cocktails, Stay For The Classic New York Fall Vibes

Discovering that Clover Club is named after “a select group of Philadelphia journalists who, from 1882 until the 1920s, met once a month at the Bellevue Hotel to drink and eat and talk” gives good context for the kind of establishment this is. (That, and said group’s motto: “Who enters here leaves care behind, leaves […]

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