HOME > Chowhound > Outer Boroughs >

Birthday dinner on near Union Hall?

socialbreakfast Feb 24, 2007 12:41 PM

My brother has offered to take me out to eat, before a concert. I don't live in Brooklyn, any special suggestions?

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
  1. Toot RE: socialbreakfast Feb 26, 2007 12:54 PM

    I don't know where Union Hall is. Is this at BAM? If so, you are not too far from the Garden Cafe. I had an amazing meal there last month. It was my first time there and I was really impressed. The place has been around for a long time and it's not a hip place but the food is delicious.

    1. w
      Widmark RE: socialbreakfast Feb 26, 2007 01:22 PM

      Union Hall isn't very close to BAM, though if you're driving anything's possible. You be just blocks from Al Di La which is generally considered the best resteraunt on 5th avenue, if not in brooklyn. Other options would include any one of several decen sit-down chinese restaraunts with good vegetarian options like Hunan Wok and Hunan Delight. This thread looks like it'll help:


      If you're up for walking a few more blocks, there's some great places on Atlantic like Stan's and Bachus.

      1. b
        bhill RE: socialbreakfast Feb 26, 2007 01:35 PM

        There's a ton of great restaurants within a 5 minute walk, Al di La, Stone Park and Blue Ribbon just to name 3. Seriously. No reason to go any farther than you have to.

        1. j
          jamonito RE: socialbreakfast Feb 26, 2007 03:24 PM

          sorry for the repost--learning quickly not to hit the back button.

          1. Peter RE: socialbreakfast Feb 26, 2007 07:53 PM

            Convivium Osteria is a block or two a way. Great place for a birthday.

            Show Hidden Posts