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great cafe/brunch spot close to Brooklyn Heights Marriott?

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noya Mar 25, 2010 06:41 AM

Any ideas within short walking distance? TIA!

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    Fram143 RE: noya Mar 25, 2010 07:44 AM

    You're going to have to walk across the park to Brooklyn Heights. A number of places on lower Henry Street or walk a little further to Montague St. There you'll find the Heights Cafe and Teresa's (great inexpensive place with hearty Polish cooking -- not haute cuisine, but you won't leave poor or hungry). And then, you're steps away from the Promenade, the ultimate view and walk in New York City (next, of course, to walking the Brooklyn Bridge).

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      noya RE: Fram143 Mar 25, 2010 09:22 AM

      thank you! both of these sound great.

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        Peter Cherches RE: noya Mar 29, 2010 04:30 PM

        If you go to Teresa's, try the apple cake (or if they have it, plum cake).

        http://petercherches.blogspot.com

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      chorosch RE: noya Mar 25, 2010 08:17 AM

      You can also walk over to Atlantic Ave or Smith St... just avoid anything downtown.

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        Mike11201 RE: noya Mar 25, 2010 10:03 AM

        Bubbys http://bubbys.com/ and the River Cafe (very expensive), both in Dumbo with stunning views, are also worth considering.

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          Bkeats RE: noya Mar 25, 2010 10:53 AM

          Clark Street Diner at the corner of Clark and Henry is geat diner type fare. If you're heading towards Dumbo, I'm personally more a fan of Superfine or Rebar.

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            Marion Morgenthal RE: noya Mar 25, 2010 12:48 PM

            Haven't been in a few years, but the restaurant in the Marriott did a very nice weekend brunch buffet.

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              noya RE: Marion Morgenthal Mar 26, 2010 05:05 AM

              good to know. thanks!

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