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Feb 25, 2014 01:27 PM
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Café Lore in Sunset Park

Has anyone been here? It's near my apartment and I'm pretty intrigued by its reviews but there is never anyone inside...

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  1. The family that's owned the building for the past 40 or 50 years (the name is pronounced "Lore-ree") used to run a flower shop from these premises. Occasionally they'd cook up a little something in the back for visiting friends, too. Since there's still no need to worry about making the rent, there's no need to pack the house. When I stopped in for this plate of pasta...

    www.EatingInTranslation.com/2012/11/c...

    ...I was the only customer. (A little more seasoning would have been nice.) It's not always that quiet, but if you're really keen on company, perhaps bring a friend.

    Dave Cook
    www.EatingInTranslation.com