02 Scumfest aftermath

The Anchored Inn

Went over to Sam Jayne's old place to check out the aftermath of Scumfest, the scummiest music fest in Brooklyn. Do you have what it takes? That was a crazy two-night party. Anyway, we headed over to...
01 Eastwick Restaurant

Eastwick’s Slow Braised Short Ribs Hush

I really like Eastwick's Slow Braised Short Ribs Hush (roasted potatoes, sunny side eggs and salsa verdé) for brunch. I've had it twice. It always seems to look different though, including the ones I've seen...
01 Pollos USA Restaurant

Pollos USA’s Big Plates

Pollos USA has big plates of food for pretty cheap. $10 or $13 plates. They mostly all include meat, rice, beans and an egg. I got the #9 $10 plate (Carne Asada) --steak with chicharrón and plantains. It's...
01 Sweet Science Brooklyn

Sweet Science

We checked out Sweet Science a little while back as a pre-theater dinner before Then She Fell in East Williamsburg. It's a newish place. Pretty big space for the area. My friends hated it. They had the...
10 Asian CPR instructions

Xi’an Famous Foods Brooklyn

Weird. Xi'an Famous Foods just opened up a storefront kind of close to where I live in East Williamsburg. But what's weird is that in the middle of nowhere. So far from the train and mostly just among...
01 AKA Bar Restaurant - Brooklyn

A.K.A. Bar Restaurant

I walked by this place one day. I think it's sort of new in the East Williamsburg area --A.K.A. Bar Restaurant. It looks more like a bar in there. They got a full bar up with some top shelf liquor. I saw a...
01 Pedro's II East Williamsburg

Pedro’s II (East Williamsburg)

There's a new restaurant where the short-lived Alien Cafe used to be right off the Grand St L stop --Pedro's II Dumbo ...but in East Williamsburg. Dang, this is that Mexican restaurant in Dumbo that sticks out...
01 El Comal Deli Brooklyn

El Comal Deli and Grill

I got a comment here the other day from Evan: Hey. You need to go to El Comal on Orient and Metropolitan. Seriously. Amazing. Mexican Food cooked to order in the back. So cheap. Also, they need our...