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bklynkat Jul 18, 2011 09:02 AM

My husband's birthday tomorrow and it's a toss up between these two.

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Stone Park Cafe
324 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Rose Water
787 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

  1. sgordon Jul 18, 2011 11:20 AM

    Tough call - both very solid restaurants. I'd say look at the current menus and see what's more appealing. The cuisines are somewhat similar, though SPC throws in a few more fusion-y flourishes while Rose Water is pretty solidly "New American" with the local/seasonal thing. No yuzu on the menu there. If you're partial to pasta, SPC generally puts out some good ones.

    Also, if you like cocktails or a sip of something hard after your meal, Rose Water is strictly beer & wine as I recall.

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    Rose Water
    787 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

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      bklynkat Jul 18, 2011 12:54 PM

      Thank you so much! I think we'll go with SPC.

      1. re: bklynkat
        rootytootyfreshnfrooty Jul 19, 2011 09:06 AM

        Rosewater. By Far! sorry.

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