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New restaurants liven up Columbia Street dining scene

January 18 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

While several restaurants have left the Columbia Street Waterfront District, three new ones may bring foodies’ attention back to the neighborhood. The first is Krok at 117 Columbia St. The menu focuses on dishes from northern Thailand and includes a variety of papaya salads, grilled Thai street food, fried Thai street food and more, according […]

Prime Meats at 465 Court St. Image via Google Maps

Prime Meats in Carroll Gardens is closing this weekend

November 28 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Carroll Gardens eatery Prime Meats, a German restaurant known for its steaks, is closing on Sunday, Dec. 2. The owners Frank Castronovo and Frank Falcinelli plan to expand their next-door Italian restaurant, Frankies 457 Spuntino, into the space, as well as establish a new wine bar, according to Eater. From now until Sunday, the restaurant […]

Andrew Cotto reads the first chapter of his new novel at a book-release party in Gowanus on Saturday. Photo Sabrina Samone

Brooklyn author’s third book takes readers on a wine-soaked, food-filled Italian adventure

October 25 | By Scott Enman Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Do not read this book on an empty stomach. “Cucina Tipica: An Italian Adventure,” the third novel from Brooklyn author Andrew Cotto, is a travel-laden voyage that features wonderfully crafted visceral descriptions of food and wine that will leave readers salivating. The romantic page-turner tells the story of Jacoby Pines, a Brooklynite searching for an […]