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Jacques Torres Brooklyn

tertzel Apr 2, 2011 08:21 PM

Taking a group of families downtown to Stat. Is Ferry, walk through downtown-- culminating with a walk across Brooklyn Bridge. Was thinking of popping into Jacques Torres, if time permits, for a special treat stop. I hear they do ice cream as well as the chocolate shop? Reviews? How far of a walk off the bridge? How busy does it get (looking at a weekend day)?

Jacques Torres
66 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

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    JonL Apr 3, 2011 03:45 AM

    Take stairway inset in the bridge walkway before the long curve and you will hit the street at the black X. Short walk.

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      JMJD Apr 3, 2011 07:17 AM

      Ice cream doesn't start until later in the season I don't think. (But it is great when it is open!)
      Otherwise it's worthwhile....hot chocolate (esp. the wicked), chocolate-covered cornflakes & cookies are all good!

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        bklynsausage Apr 3, 2011 01:05 PM

        Go even if there is no IC yet. Try the hot chocolate and cookins. Maybe the best CC chip cookies I have ever had. There is the Brooklyn Ice Cream factory right under the Bklyn Bridge.



        Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory
        2 Old Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

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