BreadTalk Cafe

BreadTalk Cafe Ok before you dis the silly name, check out what they actual have to sell. That’s what I did one day when the line at Starbucks was annoyingly long and I immediately became a huge fan of BreadTalk. Unlike all the faux bakery places here in Beijing, at BreadTalk you can get good…

A New “Choice” in Dumbo: The Gallery Cafe Restaurant Dumbo Brooklyn NY

A New “Choice” in Dumbo: The Gallery Cafe Restaurant Dumbo Brooklyn NY The Gallery Cafe 108 Jay Street, Brooklyn NY 11201 718-797-1695 Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-10pm Sat-Sun Brunch 9am-4pm We don’t have too many casual walk in restaurants in Dumbo (The Dumbo General Store café went to table service a few years ago) so I was…

New Stumptown coffee shop fresh roasted beans Red Hook Brooklyn Ny

New Stumptown coffee shop fresh roasted beans Red Hook Brooklyn Ny Stumptown Coffee Shop 327 Van Brunt St Red Hook Brooklyn, NY 11231 Tel (718) 488-9730 http://www.stumptowncoffee.com/ The much anticipated Stumptown coffee shop has finally opened in Red Hook. I was on my way to the Red Hook soccer fields for some tacos and stopped…

Ben’s Kosher Deli NY Corned Beef Pastrami Burger Happy Rosh Hashanah

Ben’s Kosher Deli NY Corned Beef Pastrami Burger Happy Rosh Hashanah 209 W. 38th Street Manhattan, New York 10018 http://www.bensdeli.net/ (7 locations including Boca Raton FL) Happy Rosh Hashanah! Ok it was kind of a coincidence that my colleagues at work and I went to Ben’s Kosher Deli yesterday but all the same it was…

Siggy’s Natural Organic Good Food Restaurant and Juice Bar Brooklyn Heights NY

Siggy’s Natural Organic Good Food Restaurant and Juice Bar Brooklyn Heights NY 76 Henry Street Brooklyn Heights 718 237 3199 www.SiggysGoodFood.com Dumbo is a dangerous neighborhood, you are on a diet. You have 5 Guys bugers, Junior’s Cheesecakes, Fascati Pizza and Grimaldi’s Pizza all within walking distance. Fortunately there’s a few healthy alternatives such as…

Lassen and Hennings Bakery and Deli Brooklyn Heights – Red Velvet Cake

Lassen and Hennings Bakery and Deli Brooklyn Heights – Red Velvet Cake 114 Montague St Brooklyn Heights (718) 875-6272 www.lassenandhennigs.com Last week, we went up to Brooklyn Heights and checked out a few more places on Montague. Our dinner at a sushi place wasn’t very impressive (it was run by Chinese) but a spoiled evening…