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B, L and D suggestions for a delicious day in Brooklyn

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noya Oct 23, 2011 09:38 AM

Husband and I will be escaping the kids and need suggestions for a gastronomic day. He's a pescetarian and I'm a vegetarian. Open to any cuisine, any price point. Our radius is anywhere between Brooklyn Heights and Park Slope. TIA!!

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    noya RE: noya Oct 24, 2011 11:20 AM

    no responses yet, so bumping...

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      Glendale is hungry RE: noya Oct 30, 2011 04:14 AM

      Hi noya,

      At first, thought you meant subways!

      Ciao,

      Glendale is hungry...

    2. sgordon RE: noya Oct 25, 2011 09:58 AM

      Breakfast:

      Muffins & Coffee at Blue Sky Bakery

      Lunch or Dinner:

      The River Cafe (big $$, but also the greatest view in NYC)

      Noodle Pudding

      Convivium Osteria

      Brooklyn Fare (Lunch)

      The Grocery

      Saul

      Vinegar Hill House

      Rose Water (also good for brunch if it's the weekend)

      Blue Ribbon Brasserie

      Chestnut

      Stone Park Cafe

      (normally I'd add Henry's End & Applewood, but I'm not so sure either'd be the best choice for a vegetarian...)

      Some of the above, of course, only have veggie appetizers, but any would be happy to make entree portions of them, I'm sure (or just order a bunch of veggie apps and dine tapas-style)

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      Convivium Osteria
      68 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

      Chestnut
      271 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

      River Cafe
      1 Water St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

      Saul
      140 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

      Noodle Pudding
      38 Henry St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

      Blue Ribbon Brooklyn
      280 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215

      Applewood
      501 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

      Henry's End
      44 Henry St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

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

      The Grocery
      288 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

      Blue Sky Bakery
      53 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

      Vinegar Hill House
      72 Hudson Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201

      Brooklyn Fare
      200 Schermerhorn St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

      Rose Water
      787 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

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        noya RE: sgordon Oct 25, 2011 10:39 AM

        thank you SO much!! this is beyond helpful :-)

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        firni RE: noya Oct 29, 2011 08:51 PM

        Colonie. Really excellent, seasonal food and killer cocktails and desserts. For a quick snack: Catania. Also Van Horn (PLT sandwich!), Brucie, Buttermilk Channel (they have a vegetarian menu); Smith Canteen (quick lunch/snack); Culture (frozen yogurt in interesting flavors); second Saul (for dinner), and Clover Club (drinks).

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        Saul
        140 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

        Clover Club
        210 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

        Buttermilk Channel
        524 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

        Brucie
        234 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

        Colonie
        127 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201

        Van Horn Sandwich Shop
        231 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

        Culture
        331 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215

        Catania
        193 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201

        Smith Canteen
        343 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

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          noya RE: firni Oct 30, 2011 05:30 AM

          yum yum yum!! TYSM!

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          daawgon RE: noya Oct 31, 2011 06:46 PM

          I was in Brooklyn in mid-Oct and had the best cheese blintzes of my life at tiny Uncle John's on Seventh Ave in Park Slope - totally awesome!

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            noya RE: daawgon Oct 31, 2011 07:05 PM

            okay! thanks :-)

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              squid kun RE: daawgon Oct 31, 2011 08:47 PM

              Cousin John's?

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              Cousin John's
              70 7th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

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