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Northeast Kingdom: The Heart of Bushwick

Northeast Kingdom: The Heart of Bushwick

[nggallery id=85] Most residents know that Northeast Kingdom is known to be operating in the heart of Bushwick. What most people don’t know however, is that the heart of Bushwick is so due to Northeast Kingdom. When husband and wife team Paris Smeraldo and Meg Lipke opened up the restaurant in 2005, they did so […]

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Guadalajara de dia 1 corp.: Massive Selection of Mexican cuisine

Guadalajara de dia 1 corp.: Massive Selection of Mexican cuisine

[singlepic id=821 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=74] A recent addition to Wyckoff Ave, Guadalajara offers a wide variety of Mexican products and fresh, inexpensive vegetables in addition to having a massive selection of authentic Mexican cuisine. Everyday of the week you can walk in and try one of the daily specials. The beef soup consists of […]

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Mesa Azteca: Truly Inventive Mexican Food

Mesa Azteca: Truly Inventive Mexican Food

[singlepic id=805 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=71] While Bushwick is known for good inexpensive Mexican food, the absence of  an upscale Mexican restaurant has meant that while you will find undeniable authentic Mexican fare, you’ll probably be eating your snack while standing in a Bodega. Thankfully, for well over a year Mesa Azteca has been providing local foodies with the opportunity to eat truly inventive Mexican food in […]

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Arepera Guacuco: Arepas is the new Taco

Arepera Guacuco: Arepas is the new Taco

[singlepic id=801 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=70] To broaden your gastronomic experiences in Bushwick, Guacuco is not to be missed. This lively Venezuelan eatery offers its signature dish- the arepa, a light corn meal grilled pancake with a crispy exterior and a soft polenta like center that is stuffed with a variety of meats and […]

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Fortunata’s II: Dining in the Italian way

Fortunata’s II: Dining in the Italian way

[singlepic id=790 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=69] This old school Italian eatery has been serving authentic Italian favorites since 1982. Fortunata’s is located among the old-school Italian businesses that have been around for some time, a family run venture that has an inviting atmosphere that evokes the generosity and style of people who truly take […]

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Tony’s Pizza: 40 Years in Bwick

Tony’s Pizza: 40 Years in Bwick

At Tony’s they have been perfecting their slice for over forty years. Situated on Knickerbocker Ave, one of the oldest Italian eateries on the block, Tony’s pizza is everything a Brooklyn slice should be. The unchanged space that includes a to-go window makes it a convenient place to experience the nostalgia of enjoying a delicious […]

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Cafe Ghia: Imagine a Farm Dinner in Bushwick

Cafe Ghia: Imagine a Farm Dinner in Bushwick

[singlepic id=726 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=61] Last year Scott McGibney, the owner of The Wycoff Starr Cafe and Anna D’Agrosa decided to open a cozy cafe/restaurant at the corner of Irving and Jefferson. Cafe Ghia has an inventive menu dedicated to locally produced and sustainable sources, with a range of choices for both vegans and steak lovers. We should […]

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The Deli and General Store: Hearty Home-Made Meal

The Deli and General Store: Hearty Home-Made Meal

[singlepic id=691 w=640 h=360 float=center] [nggallery id=57] Of the many spaces that comprise the cluster of businesses/ideas/random thoughts in the Loom, the Deli and General Store has secured its place as a the best spot to eat a hearty meal when your starving or to grab one of the many curious food items that have been procured from the most obscure places across the […]

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Olive Valley: Falafel Heaven

Olive Valley: Falafel Heaven

[singlepic id=683 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=55] This Middle Eastern eatery has established itself as a solid mainstay among the many interesting establishments that make up the square block off the Morgan stop on Bogart st. If you are looking for a satisfying and freshly prepared meal with authentic Middle Eastern ingredients and don’t have the cash to go to […]

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The Bodega: Wine & Cheese Plate

The Bodega: Wine & Cheese Plate

[singlepic id=706 w=640 h=427 float=center] [nggallery id=59] It is always nice when someone shows such great appreciation for something they admire, and are then able to share it. The owners of The Bodega have taken their love of Spanish bar culture and transplanted a small piece of their knowledge of wine and beer onto St. Nicholas Ave. The […]

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