The exterior of Buschenschank Brooklyn.
Photo by Erin Behan
Buschenschank Brooklyn‘s facade has been revealed at Court and Sackett streets (above, photo) and a peek inside shows it could be opening soon. Get ready for the northern Italian tavern’s Italian and German beers, wine and cured meats.
Acclaimed Portland restaurant Pok Pok to come to the Columbia Waterfront as Pok Pok Ny in old 5 Burro Café space at Columbia and Kane streets. Eater
A new food truck comes courtesy of a Buttermilk Channel waitress and her husband. Fat Beagle plans to serve vinegared chicken sandwiches. Eater
The Long Island Restaurant on Atlantic Avenue, closed since 2007, to reopen in the next year. Brooklyn Paper
Will a liquor license be granted to 158 Baltic Street at Henry Street? The owner want to put in a bar there and a Mexican restaurant at 404 Henry Street next door. Brownstoner
Christie’s Jamaican Patties, in the netherworld of Park Slope and Prospect Heights got a nod from the Daily News for its Jamaican patties. NY Daily News
West Village Frankies not as good as Brooklyn one according to one critic. Business Week
For Brooklyn foodies who enjoy a good laugh at their own expense with “Pig: A Restaurant” courtesy of Upright Citizen’s Brigade, running Nov. 3 through 17. Gothamist