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What to Order at El Tenampa, a Taqueria and Mexican Grocery in Brooklyn

Max Falkowitz 2 comments

North of Sunset Park, grocery store and taqueria El Tenampa offers a tempting mix of filling sandwiches and tripe soup with all the Mexican groceries and snacks that you could hope for. Here's how to make the most of your visit. More

Get Your Goulash On at Korzo Haus

Nicole Lam 6 comments

Though their claim to fame is the fried Korzo Burger, they also have some choice central European fare. On a cold winter's day, nothing is better than the Spicy Hungarian Goulash ($5 small / $15 large). More

Java's Indonesian Rijsttafel in South Slope is a Mixed Bag but a Good Deal

Paul Yee 7 comments

Indonesian food is rare in New York, rijsttafel especially. But the Dutch colonial feast is alive in South Slope at Java, and even if the food isn't perfect, it's a good deal for an uncommon dining experience. More

Serious Eats Neighborhood Guides: Eli Collins' South Slope and Greenwood Heights

Neighborhood Guides Allegra Ben-Amotz 5 comments

The Executive chef of DBGB dishes on where to eat between Park Slope and the Greenwood cemetery. More

A Sandwich a Day: Suadero Torta from El Tenampa

A Sandwich a Day Max Falkowitz Post a comment

Enormous even by torta standards, it's easy to see why El Tenampa's Mexican sandwiches are a South Slope favorite. More

Red Hook Ballfields' Country Boys Open a Restaurant in South Slope

Max Falkowitz 1 comment

The Country Boys are one of our favorite Red Hook Ball Fields vendors, and with the opening of this South Slope restaurant, we can get our fix all year-round, even if the offerings are inconsistent. More

Market Tours: Rossman Farms, a Wonderland of Cheap, Tasty Produce

Lauren Rothman 5 comments

Huddled under the BQE overpass, on a somber stretch of Third Avenue otherwise characterized by liquor shops and 24-hour "video" stores, is a breath of fresh air: Rossman Farms, a purveyor of a staggering variety of fruits and vegetables sold at jaw-droppingly low prices. More

Lot 2 in South Slope: A Neighborhood Restaurant That Any Neighborhood Would Be Proud Of

Carey Jones 2 comments

The notion that New York is one of the best restaurant cities in the country could mean a lot of things. Could mean the quality of its highest-end restaurants, the constellations of Michelin and New York Times stars—the Riperts and Bouluds and Kellers of the city. But one of the most exciting things, as I see it, is the unbelievable number of very good restaurants—where dishes are inventive and well-prepared, service is friendly and practiced, where you know you'll get an excellent meal and enjoy yourself besides. And Lot 2 in Brooklyn is one of those. More

Market Tours: Jubilat Provisions, South Brooklyn's Source for Housemade Kielbasa

Lauren Rothman 2 comments

When it opened in 1992, Jubilat Provisions' neighborhood of south Park Slope was heavily Polish. Though the neighborhood has changed and is now also home to Latin American immigrants and native-born Americans, Jubilat's extensive selection of housemade, house-cured meats has kept the locals coming in for two decades. More

TGI Fry-Day: Korzo's Buttermilk-Crusted Fried Edam Cheese

TGI Fry-Day Jessie Pascoe Post a comment

There is comfort food and than there is comfort food, like Korzo's Buttermilk-Crusted Fried Edam Cheese ($11.50). More

Apps Only: Thistle Hill Tavern

Apps Only Ben Fishner Post a comment

Thistle Hill Tavern is on its way to becoming a great neighborhood restaurant, but it's not quite there yet. More

Roots Cafe in South Slope Wins With Stumptown Coffee, Bologna Sandwiches

Erin Zimmer 5 comments

South Slope's 5th Avenue started 2009 with two new coffee shops. A sterile soulless-feeling chain off 16th Street called High Point with multi-colored triangular flags outside that should go back to the car dealership, and the polar opposite, Roots... More

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