The epicenter of hipster food, Brooklyn's got more great restaurants than we can count. Get top recommendations from Chowhounds in the area, plus bar ideas, don't-miss lunch spots, and more.

How One Woman Is Bringing Indian Flavors to American Ice Cream

Throughout Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Chowhound is celebrating some of our favorite chefs, cookbook authors, and entrepreneurs. Here, Pooja Bavishi, the woman behind Malai...

Rangoon - Nice Burmese in Prospect/Crown Hts

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by jen kalb 6 months ago

Its pretty amazing to eat Burmese food in ones own neighborhood. Finally COVID and all we made it over to this newcomer at Prospect and Classon Aves which presents its dishes with style and a menu...

NY June restaurants report back

by Belkisw 3 months ago

We came to NY in late June for a week to see friends, family and have some good food and I thought worth putting together a little write-up. The highlights were the two Mexican spots we went to,...

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by foodie17 14 years ago

In the 80s and 90s I used to go to an awesome pizzeria in downtown Brooklyn across from Albee Square Mall. The only sign I remember was "PIZZA". I heard they moved or ‘closed’ due to high rental re...

First post-covid restaurant choice?

by vinouspleasure 7 months ago

We received our first shot last week, so about 4 weeks until full vaccination. We're not sure what CDC guidance will be at that point but at least starting to consider our first post-covid meal......

Mr Softee ice cream trucks ARE NOT KOSHER!!!

by bl1234 4 months ago

Mr Softee’s ice cream trucks DO contain SOME kosher packaged items but even though they say Kof-K on them they are DEFINITELY not certified by Kof-K! Multiple people have asked Kof-K they say no. T...

Omekase lunch

by eateat22 12 months ago

Hey folks does anybody know and about average omekase restaurant that serves it at lunch time in queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn or Bronx Thx

Tasting Menu (or multi-course options) with nightshade & soy allergy

by danglick 6 months ago

Going to be in NYC in September (assuming this mass vaccination thing sticks), staying near Union Square. My partner is allergic to soy and nightshades. She can generally find options in most Ameri...

Anyone have a Picture of Hy Tulip Jewish Deli in Brooklyn 86th St?

by Tapas52 6 years ago

Anyone have a picture of Hy Tulip Jewish Deli in Brooklyn 86th St? I need it badly for a report...it was years back 60's, 70's etc.. Thanx in advance......if so please post it her.... thank ...

Michelin Bib Gourmands for New York

by PenelopeWitherspoon 6 months ago

They were announced yesterday. It is a very interesting and diverse list. Makes me very interested to see what is on the actual Star list.

Where in NYC can I find Mariage Freres tea?

by Bluecrabaddict 11 months ago

Hi, I’ve been purchasing the tea online but would like to know where it’s sold in NYC? Preferably Brooklyn or Manhattan. Thank you!

Dine with a celebrity mannequin at Peter Luger, Brooklyn...

by gutreactions 8 months ago

Patrons visiting legendary Peter Luger Steakhouse in Brooklyn may be surprised to see celebrities lurking around the restaurant. They have worked a deal with Madame Tussauds placing life-size wax f...

NYC Foodie wedding please vote!

by arnage 9 months ago

Hi chowhound experts! My fiancé and I would like to host a foodie wedding for 70-100 guests late summer/fall in nyc. Superb food is my priority. My fiancé prefers a party with a dance floor (vs a d...

Gold's Horseradish & Fox's U-Bet Syrups Long Island plant to close in March

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by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

This announcement set off a flurry on the West Coast where I am. Anyone else concerned that the private equity firm that owns these iconic brands does not yet have another facility under contra...

Mallomars are Coming!

by jayjay 1 year ago

Next week Nabisco will be releasing their 2020 vintage of Mallomars. Last year my local Shoprite had a display taller than me; and I'm six feet.

Cooking in Brooklyn: Alan Harding Crashes & Burns

by cherylk 18 years ago

Caught the new cable show Cooking in Brooklyn starring Alan Harding on Discover Home & Leisure. It was quite possibly the worst television show I have ever seen: a dramatization of Alan's madcap a...

Where to purchase good quality blue crabs in Brooklyn or long island?

by Bluecrabaddict 1 year ago

Hi, Trying to find good quality blue crabs in Brooklyn or will take a trip to Long Island to pick up fresh/live blue crabs. Please recommend markets. Thank you!

Whole Foods requesting shoppers to wear face coverings and May 1 strike

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Amazon announced that it will be providing free masks to customers across the network and will ask them to wear face coverings while shopping. This is for the health and safety of its team members ...

Mrs. Krause Bakery

by FrankFurter21 1 year ago

Hi! My father always talks about the bakeries in Brooklyn that have now closed, and his favorite was Mrs. Krause. I am looking for any information such as address, pictures, or who owned it. Any...

Need a good Jewish bakery in Brooklyn (like Leon's or Teena's)

by dhammer53 9 years ago

Don't know if you've heard, but Teena's on Ralph Ave closed on January 2, 2013 due to health violations. So with Leon's and Teena's closed, I'm looking for a replacement bakery in Brooklyn (that's ...