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Of Cocktails & Burgers: Alameda

Of Cocktails & Burgers: Alameda

The first reason to pay a visit to Alameda in Greenpoint is the look: before Ramona had people in the neighborhood buzzing, Alameda had resuscitated art deco restaurant design. Geometry rules the space: from tiles and wood on the floors, to hexagon moulding and rectangular pendant fixtures on the ceilings, every piece locks in place.(…)

Beco, My Little Brazil in Brooklyn

Brazilians have this funny thing about them – they just love it when they find other Brazilians outside of Brazil. It’s funny, because when I was abroad, I didn’t care to chat it up with someone who I heard speaking in English at a cafe, but if I heard a group speaking in Portuguese, I(…)