Photo by Donny Levit / Park Slope StoopIt is our joyless responsibility to report the passing of Brooklyn Hot Dogs [https://www.yelp.com/biz/brooklyn-hot-dogs-brooklyn], a long-time and gentle Gowanus neighbor located at 149 9th Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues). While the official time of death cannot be confirmed,
Roll-N-Roaster’s new outdoor window. (Photo: Alex Ellefson / Sheepshead Bites) Roll-N-Roaster [/?s=roll+n+roaster] has a new grab-and-go experience. Enthusiasts of the beloved Sheepshead Bay restaurant can pick up new summer offerings, like panini, Italian ice and hot dogs, at an open-air counter that debuted last month. I ordered
(Courtesy Flickr/cisc1970 [https://www.flickr.com/photos/franciscodaum/13616768744/in/photolist-mKguWU-akeH79-jEbPy1-bCRBKp-mKgtYk-r9BunP-o6BQJd-3sVAy-nRbN6n-aqYxxV-bpWCzo-9P7u4p-jsajuJ-dPGPgZ-7fYLdc-dPNqzU-6kYbtH-mKhTaQ-bpWDBd-jKJvbq-bCRB5K-nhqJC5-azgT4z-nC35BL-mKfuMM-bpWGG1-9RLQrj-mP1xSD-4CENdi-99sQQp-8a8jsL-bpWFyS-ftrJmw-jKFjcX-nRbhx5-dD1m5x-4PD6E-nhKcz8-nRNE61-o8EnFg-9DsC7L-9aZYKi-84L5Na-jKJCRq-ipTWR2-4hZfX-dD6K97-92Y5Rq-99sKex-hK4rju] .) After a busy week, here’s a chance to catch up on som
(Photo: Feltman’s of Coney Island [https://www.facebook.com/1576674405946671/photos/a.1576677459279699.1073741827.1576674405946671/1576681102612668/?type=3&theater] / Facebook)For more than a half-century, Coney Island’s Nathan’s Famous has been peerless among Brooklyn’s seaside hot dog slingers — both as a local favorite and a global
Frog legs have been on the menu at Nathan’s original Coney Island location since 1958. (Photo: Alex Ellefson / Sheepshead Bites)There are more than a few oddities waiting to be found in Coney Island. Many of them are stubborn holdouts from an earlier era, before national franchises [/ihop-joins-slew-franchises-opening-coney-island-summer/] like
Image via Feltman’s of Coney Island [https://www.facebook.com/1576674405946671/photos/pb.1576674405946671.-2207520000.1429661579./1576675642613214/?type=3&theater] Call it a case of the student outshining the teacher. While Nathan’s Famous hot dogs have become synonymous with Coney Island, it wasn’t invented by the restaurant’
There’s something to be said for the summery connotations of hot dogs–but on the whole, this cooler weather is just begging for indulgence in some comfort food. Enter Fort Greene standby The Smoke Joint [https://www.facebook.com/TheSmokeJointBK] (87 South Elliott Place at Lafayette Avenue). We stopped
Source: Wikimedia CommonsA new YMCA is coming to Coney Island, and administrators are looking to mark their grand opening by burying a time capsule. News 12 is reporting [http://brooklyn.news12.com/news/coney-island-ymca-to-bury-time-capsule-1.6134365] that the representatives from the Y are looking for community input as to what should
Source: intweetion via FlickrGet ready to spin, twirl and fly again this Sunday as many famous Coney Island attractions are set to open for the first time since Superstorm Sandy caused millions of dollars of damage to the landmark, according to a report [http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/coney-island-attractions-open-sunday-article-1.
photo via Yelp [http://www.yelp.com/biz_photos/yAwIjaAuGSh9wvpDmAG2WQ?select=mzmfKAjN6uF-SOJTj9IWXA#xDh8rdMLmawSwoe75FEfXQ] Park Slope may have gotten the short shrift on the TONY’s 25 Best Playgrounds in NYC [http://timeoutnewyorkkids.com/things-to-do/221731/25-best-playgrounds-in-new-york-city] , but we can take comfort in the news that Gothamist thinks we have some
Jay Stern and Lloyd Lederman were in high spirits yesterday, as throngs of people packed into the 2718 Avenue U storefront to celebrate the kosher-style deli’s 18th anniversary [/jay-lloyds-sell-1-hot-dogs-for-18th-anniversary/]. Not to miss a food celebration, Borough President Marty Markowitz stopped by to issue a proclamation honoring the Brooklyn deli.