The Times calls it “one of the more extraordinary restaurants in the United States.” Anthony Bourdain raved about their food on No Reservations. Start with one of their signature pizzas to share. You’re not going to find a better pie anywhere in the city. The menu is always changing but everything is fresh and you really can’t go wrong.
A festive place to work up a sweat listening to Latin music and salsa (generally with live percussion accompanying the DJ). The club is on a moody and scenic block beneath the Williamsburg bridge. It gets crowded, but it’s always a good time.
Mediterranean Restaurant in Brooklyn, NY, United States
Nestled inside a warehouse on this quiet block in Greenpoint is one of the best restaurants in Brooklyn, Glasserie. The menu is Mediterranean and features seasonal produce with a blend of small dishes and larger plates if you’re feeling hungry. The flaky flat bread is essential and pairs well with most of the small plates. Stand out dishes include Lamb and bulghur croquettes, Syrian cheese with pickled beets, and Chicken & snow peas with pistachio & sesame dukkah.