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CLOSED? - Brisas del Caribe on Bway & Broome...

2slices Jan 3, 2007 04:06 PM

Went by a few weeks ago. They looked closed or under reno's. No sign on door but things looked torn up inside. I had talked to the owner over the summer and he said they weren't going anywhere and when i told him i loved the old counter he said they weren't planning on changing a thing.

Any scoops? I love this place. Really hope it's not closed.

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    rambutan RE: 2slices Aug 20, 2007 02:35 PM

    I am heartbroken that Brisas del Caribe closed. Does anyone know if they are opening somewhere else? I have no good chicken place anymore!

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      2slices RE: rambutan Jan 9, 2008 08:03 PM

      the puerto rican place on lafayette just above prince is better than brisas was. blanking on the name. you cant miss it.

    2. megaepicure RE: 2slices Aug 20, 2007 03:01 PM

      Unfortunately, it's been closed for many months. It looks like they are putting in something else, but it's not clear if it's food related or not.

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        Renguin RE: megaepicure Jan 10, 2008 06:26 AM

        yeah that place has been closed for a long time now, i feel like at least a year.

      2. Brian S RE: 2slices Jan 10, 2008 08:04 AM

        I thought Brisas closed years and years ago. In any case, there's a Dominican place at 236 Lafayette just north of Spring, La Conquita, which I'm told is excellent. I passed by yesterday and though I didn't have a chance to look in, it appears from the outside that they've spruced up the interior and maybe expanded a bit.

        http://events.nytimes.com/2006/01/04/...

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