In the midst of the hectic preparations that go into a newly opened restaurant, Chef Esther Choi appears strikingly at ease. Choi -- who opened mŏkbar (212 Flatbush Avenue near Bergen Street) on February 8 -- has created an ambitious, new Korean restaurant that mixes the comforts of home with a clean, urban-rustic space just a … Continue reading Korean Jip Bap And Anju At mŏkbar Spice Up Flatbush Avenue
The Sams are talking about how they first met. "He was wearing a vest and a fedora hat," says Sam Penix, founder and co-owner of Everyman Espresso in Park Slope. Penix is speaking of the other co-owner standing right next to him -- Sam Lewontin. "His wardrobe has improved, and so has his coffee." These are … Continue reading Damn Fine Cup Of Coffee (And Owners) At Park Slope’s New Everyman Espresso
The intersection of 4th Avenue and 15th Street on the Park Slope/Gowanus border is under construction. However, one corner is ready for your visit. Welcome to the quirky and comfortable A&E Supply Co. (548 4th Avenue) -- a food and drink venue which is far too interesting for us to easily assign a food venue … Continue reading Beer, Butcher, Coffee, And A Meal Served Up At Sleek And Warm A&E Supply Co.
While wiping the remaining chipotle sauce off my face, Burgrito's co-owner Darin Laby took a quick glance around his new restaurant which opened just two weeks ago. "We're a little off, but I like it," he said. Laby understands the goal of his curious menu and possesses a warmth and sense of humor which parallels … Continue reading Oh You Sloppy, Odd, Scrumptious Mashup: Burgrito’s Opens In Park Slope
Whether you're searching for a hair-of-the-dog mimosa, dragging the strollers on the bumpy sidewalks, or simply take pleasure in waiting on long lines for your pancakes, Brooklyn Sunday mornings mean one thing: brunch. Are you sitting down with your fork poised? Because neighbors of Brooklyn, you're about to have your dreams come true: BrunchCon is … Continue reading BrunchCon At Grand Prospect Hall Could Make Your Lazy Sunday Morning Dreams Come True