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jodido Dec 30, 2011 06:58 PM

Any recommendations for lechón?

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    Mike R. Dec 30, 2011 08:04 PM

    You're likely to find it between Marcy Avenue and Hewes Street on the J/M/Z line...but it likely won't beat a trip to Guavate.

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      jodido Dec 30, 2011 08:35 PM

      I seem to recall Hewes near Marcy being a mostly Orthodox neighborhood, so it's not the first place I'd think of for lechón. Any place in particular?

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        Mike R. Dec 31, 2011 10:45 AM

        It's Broadway, between Marcy & Hewes...still Latino community / restos there. You could also try out in Bushwick by the "L" train DeKalb Avenue station / Stanhope Street side...worth a walk around.

        1. re: Mike R.
          squid kun Dec 31, 2011 10:09 PM

          Any standouts?

    2. ammel_99 Jan 25, 2012 07:58 AM

      El Bohio (791 East Tremont in the Bronx.) They have been doing Lechon forever.

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