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.

Regular Donuts

by nuskette 6 days ago

Where can I get good donuts that aren't Dunkin' or hipster? (Look, I enjoy hipster donuts as much as the next person, but sometimes you just want a normal donut.) I would particularly die if I foun...

Food Worthy Destination; Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn?

by ThanksVille 4 days ago

Family member due to visit NY Brooklyn with short term post at Fort Hamilton. Coming in from NJ to meet up and take him out for a leisurely dinner. Completely unknown area to us other than r...

Things I wish Trader Joe's would bring back (or begin)

by brooklynista 10 months ago

The green tahini sauce was amazing, but was tragicaly discontinued a couple of years ago. I can't find it anywhere else. I so wish they'd bring it back! Also, I wish they'd stock good low-carb ice ...

Rennet in Brooklyn

by roux42 9 days ago

Hello folks, In order to cut down on plastic, I would like to start making my own cottage cheese and it looks like I need rennet. Does anyone know where it can be purchased in Brooklyn or lower...

in search of (West) African beer in Brooklyn

by BEmama 18 days ago

Would love to find African beer sold by 6, 12, or case. Brands include Castle, Club, Star, or Tusker. Thanks!

Bamboo Garden vs East Harbor Seafood BK FOR DINNER

by chefdekoven 2 months ago

Hey all. Planning a Lunar New Year Banquet, again, this time probably in Brooklyn. Anyone have a preference between Bamboo Garden or East Harbor Seafood for dinner. I have gotten a menu from each, ...

Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare/Ko/Per Se for July

by kiokujai 1 month ago

Planning to go to NYC in July for wedding anniversary. Will be there for 4 nights and tentatively thinking Marea, Peter Luger, and one of Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare or Momofuku Ko (for the night...

Mexican food in NYC?

by LC1995 10 months ago

I live close to NYC (in Nassau County) and I've been aspiring to become a foodie over the last few years. My favorite cuisine so far is Mexican, so I figured I would start out with this. There a...

St. Ann's Warehouse area?

by farthing 3 months ago

Places for lunch before a matinee near St Ann's Warehouse, 45 Water Street, Brooklyn? Thank you.

Name the best fast food eats in NYC

by nanr2692 4 months ago

Looking for cheap fast food in NYC. I need a list of choices for research. ;) I just want to find my favorite.

Blackseed Bagel coming to the Heights

by Bkeats 3 months ago

I was walking up Court St the other evening. Noticed Sweet Green is open. Meh. But then saw the space where that last fru fru yogurt place used to be is gone and the glass was all covered up with a...

Looking for the best falafel in BK

by JustJ4now 2 months ago

Looking for suggestions on the best falafel in Brooklyn, preferably Bay Ridge area, but open to other areas. Disappointed so far...

Fun find! Chinese Squid Ink Pasta in Sunset Park

by sgordon 2 months ago

So last night I was on the hunt for some spicy take-out to battle my cold with, and decided to try somewhere new in Sunset Park, where there's been an increase of new decent Sichuan places of late ...

China New Star, Best BBQ Ribs

by Motosport 2 months ago

We went to China New Star on Flatbush Ave in Brooklyn for lunch yesterday on the reccomendation of a friend. She said: "Ya gotta try da ribs, The bestest!" In her lilting Brooklynese accent! ...

Need a NYC vaad kosher xmas lunch near subway with easy parking

Joe Berger
by Joe Berger 3 months ago

xmas day tue dec 25 i have relatives in 3 boro trying to pick a place for brunch that's near subway and affordable car parking. a pleasant sit down place, can be waiters or cafeteria style for 6 a...

Probably a bit too late but looking for a nice restaurant in downtown Bklyn for this Friday night

by Monica 4 months ago

Last minute plan. Will be seeing The Favourite movie at the Alamo Drafthouse and then dinner. We are willing to travel to different parts of Bklyn for restaurant. I have been so out of touch wi...

Peter Luger

by beef_man 4 months ago

I was wondering if anyone knows who the Head Grill Chef is at Peter Luger Steak House, and if he has written anything or put up any online videos about how to make the perfect steak. It seems like ...

Fast Food places

by nperry2591 4 months ago

What are some of your favorite fast food places? I'm curious in trying Texas Chicken & Burgers. Has anyone ever gone?

Good Food in Midwood?

by anyam 4 months ago

We are moving to Midwood - Ave J near Coney Island Ave, any recommendations for good eats there? I see mostly kosher places thus far and am not too impressed.