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Jo Oct 22, 2004 08:32 AM

can anyone recommend any decent diners in Bay Ridge orthe surrounding areas? The Purity in Park Slope was horrible last week.
Thanks

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    KRS RE: Jo Oct 22, 2004 10:36 AM

    Purity is and always has been dreadful. It's an informal restaurant rather than a diner, but try Corn Bread Cafe at 434 7th Ave. between 14th and 15th St. Excellent diner-style comfort food.

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      jo RE: KRS Oct 22, 2004 01:39 PM

      Thanks! But I am looking for diners and such in Bay Ridge or near.
      Jo

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        E RE: jo Oct 22, 2004 01:42 PM

        The one on 5th near 72nd is pretty good.

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      libby8857 RE: Jo Jan 10, 2007 08:29 PM

      The Royal Restaurant on 76th and 5th is great. It may not be much to look at, but the food and service are always wonderful. Breakfast is amazing and cheap! They close early -8:00 on weekdays - but you should definitely check it out.

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        IrinaD RE: Jo Jan 10, 2007 09:26 PM

        I really like Anopoli, on 3rd avenue near 70th street. They have homemade ice cream. It's dirt cheap. Also Hinsch's on 5th avenue near 86th street is an old fashioned soda fountain, and it's great. The Pegasus diner (on 3rd near 86th street, I think) has an awesome breakfast and also makes Greek frappes. Love them!

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          emjaie RE: Jo Jan 11, 2007 01:15 PM

          Ditto on Hinsch's on 5th & 86. It's very cool - just an old fashioned ice cream palour. The burgers are great :)

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            mitsy4400 RE: Jo Jan 11, 2007 02:18 PM

            Hinsch's is great. A lil further down towards Dyker Heights on 86th and 16th Ave is the Vegas Diner which I think is probably one of the best (if not the best in Brooklyn). There's also the Bridgeview over on 3rd Ave in the 90's. Anopoli is very cute but the booths are tiny and the food is only ok at best.

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              emjaie RE: mitsy4400 Jan 11, 2007 02:31 PM

              ahhhh Disco Diner.....I remember hitting Vegas years ago at 4:00am for disco fries......anyone remember those??????

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