01.13.2020  I  Community , Downtown Brooklyn , Shop Local

PSA: Beasts & Bottles Blog Is a Cozy Respite From The Not-So-Cozy Weather Outside

Q: What do you get when you combine a restaurant owner from the French Riviera, a chef who learned to cook under Alain Ducasse, and Brooklyn’s only Master Sommelier?   A: Beasts & Bottles. Simple, straightforward, yet beautiful food made from top-quality ingredients and an exciting, inspired wine program to match. The vibe: Upscale, yet inviting. […]

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12.29.2019  I  Downtown Brooklyn , Eat Local

GO BACK TO BASICS AT COMMONS CAFÉ

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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12.23.2019  I  Community , Downtown Brooklyn

YOU CAN EAT ANYTHING YOU WANT (OVER COCKTAILS!) AT THIS SEMI-SECRET BAR IN DEKALB MARKET

’Tis the season to have a packed social calendar! How to keep it interesting? We suggest that you suggest doing drinks with the team at Understudy, a new speakeasy-style cocktail bar in Dekalb Market Hall. Yes, there are inspired drinks, craft beers and natural wines. And yes, there are conversation-friendly booths and diplomatic music choices. […]

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