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Why Missy Robbins Decided to Open in the Domino Development in Williamsburg

Lilia chef <b>Missy Robbins</b> is moving full speed ahead on her upcoming Williamsburg restaurant, set in the newly revitalized Domino Park and chosen for its neighborhood defining potential.<p>Robbins sat down for an hour-long conversation on The Ringer’s J.J. Redick podcast, which touched on various topics …

Williamsburg

National French Fry Day: Where To Get Free Fries & More Delicious Deals

Happy National French Fry Day, people! July 13 is the day we celebrate the <i>best</i> tasty treat. In honor of this special occasion, restaurants are …

French Fries

Tour of the New Domino Park in Williamsburg

<i>New Domino Park with Domino Refinery in behind. Photo by Daniel Levin</i><p><b>TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:</b><p><b>Visit Grand Ferry Park and learn about the ferries that once</b> …

Williamsburg

New Climbing Gym Coming To Williamsburg

A California-based chain will open a climbing gym in a Williamsburg warehouse next summer, the company announced.<p>WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN — It's …

Williamsburg

Thom Yorke Michael Stipe walk into a gallery (in Williamsburg)

A post shared by the journal (@thejournalinc) on Jul 12, 2018 at 3:43pm PDT<p><b>Michael Stipe</b>‘s new solo exhibition, “Infinity Mirror” is on display at …

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North 3rd Street Market Opens in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

<b>Headliner</b><p><b>North 3rd Street Market</b> Like so many of New York’s food halls, this Williamsburg, Brooklyn, newcomer inhabits repurposed real estate, in this case a handsome brick building that stood empty for some time. It will open in stages, through Monday, with a score of food stands. Many of them, …

Frederick Douglass

Shake Shack Williamsburg Comes to Life This Weekend

Here comes Shake Shack Williamsburg<p>Williamsburg will finally get a location of <b>Shake Shack</b>, set to open this Sunday, July 1 at 160 Berry St. and North Fifth Street. The homegrown burger chain has teamed up with several Brooklyn chefs and businesses for some items exclusive to this location. Lilia …

East Village

Testing Brooklyn’s Newest Playground at Domino Park in Williamsburg

One of this weekend’s most anticipated art openings in Williamsburg has all the signature Brooklyn components: a postindustrial setting; the use of reclaimed materials; a nearby boutique taqueria; and a historical motif. And, yes, it’s a playground.<p>Designed by the artist Mark Reigelman, the …

newyork

The Williamsburg Beach Date

<i>Today will be our first 2018 installment of</i> <i>Beach</i> <i>Dates</i><i>: a super creatively titled series where we dream up every kind of person you might be out with,</i> …

Ice Cream

Road rage: NYC turns parking spots into car share-only zones

In a city where parking spots can be as hard to come by as "Hamilton" tickets, residents are at odds over a new arrangement that's taking away hundreds of public spaces and doling them out to companies that rent out cars by the hour.<p>In the past few weeks, New York City began repurposing 230 …

Carsharing

Taste of Bushwick comes to Williamsburg

If you haven’t been to Brooklyn Steel yet, this Tuesday is an excellent day to get acquainted as the Taste of Bushwick festival takes over the venue. …

Whether it’s Williamsburg or Midwood, Di Fara pizza is still Di Fara | Brooklyn Daily Eagle

There’s a new expansion Di Fara pizzeria in Williamsburg, and its pizzas are strikingly similar to those served at the original store in Midwood …

10 Hours in…Williamsburg

Photo: @livesinbkWilliamsburg has gotten a lot of eye rolls recently, but me, I refuse to write it off completely. Gentrification is a hard road to …

Brooklyn

An immersion in Williamsburg and a soiree in Prospect Park

As a South Brooklyn dweller, I don’t make it to Williamsburg nearly as much as I used to, and every time I go I’m shocked at how much has changed …

All the outdoor movies playing in Brooklyn parks, rooftops, courtyards and cemeteries this summer

Take the ferry to Governors Island during one of its Friday night films with the Film Society at Lincoln Center. You’ll practically have the island …

Brooklyn

Grimm Ales Is Williamsburg's Newest Brewery and Tap Room, and It Is Beautiful

There is a time and place for patio beers, backyard happy hours and dining with your friend Al Fresco.<p>And it's sure as hell not Brooklyn on a …

Williamsburg

Inside the vigilante group of New Yorkers who hunt rats at night

Rats aren't only a part of New York City’s underground — they're an inseparable part of its pop culture. There’s Master Splinter from the Ninja Turtles, Pizza Rat, and even Cannibal Rat. But for every celebrity rat, there’s another 250,000 to 2 million anonymous rodents living in the city — and the …

Bill de Blasio

Could Williamsburg's The Hoxton Be Brooklyn's Hottest Hotel?

If you want to hang with the cool crowd, chances are they’re in Williamsburg and clamoring to get into The Hoxton. This summer, the buzzy European …

Hospitality

Eliot Spitzer’s massive South Williamsburg rental complex, 420 Kent, launches

The three-tower development will bring 857 apartments to the neighborhood<p>Eliot Spitzer’s massive South Williamsburg rental complex has launched leasing on hundreds of its units with studios here asking from a pricey $2,350/month. The project includes three towers divided between two buildings, but …

I Tried Making Levain Bakery's Infamous Cookies and Here's What Happened

I Tried Making Levain Bakery's Famous Cookies and Here's What Happened<p>Can you replicate these amazing cookies from your own kitchen?<p>June 12, …

Dessert

Which New York City Borough Would Win an All-Out Civil War?

I canvassed dozens of experts, journalists, and regular New Yorkers to find out the answer. Here's what they said.<p>New York City is a miracle. Somehow, 8.5 million people of every possible race, religion, political affiliation, economic class, and temperament live practically stacked on top of each …

Staten Island

21 Ideal Date Night Spots in Brooklyn

Eater recently rounded up the bars that are ideal for a first date in Brooklyn — a list of dimly lit venues that are well populated and fun. But when it comes to dates nine, 14, 22, and 37, most of what makes a venue ideal for a date changes, and doting couples are looking for places that feel …

Coney Island

Kanye West's Williamsburg, Brooklyn farm takeover happened (watch)

A post shared by Patrick Simmons (@theantihero86) on Jun 7, 2018 at 6:15pm PDT<p>After debuting his divisive new album <i>ye</i> at a Wyoming listening party,</b> …

Before & After: A French-Inflected Townhouse Renovation in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

When Parisians Celia and Rodolphe bought a 1910 townhouse in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the plan was to do a light remodel: new flooring in the basement …

Living Rooms

Mystery Author Cara Black's Research in Paris' 13th Arrondissement

<i>New York Times</i> best-selling author of the Aimée Leduc mystery series set in Paris, Cara Black spends a lot of the time in the city interviewing …

williamsburg neighborhood finally gets access to waterfront

<b>on june 10th, south williamsburg, new york will officially welcome development firm two tree’s domino park to the neighborhood.</b> stretching a full …

A Glimpse at Anthony Bourdain’s New York City

Though <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> got his start in finer dining, the chef and food writer celebrated restaurants of all kinds in New York — frequently showing a passion for the underdog and places that didn’t normally pop up in food media.<p>As Bourdain’s fame and profile rose, he continued to return to his …

Anthony Bourdain

Inside Williamsburg’s Shiny New Food Hall With Di Fara

Williamsburg’s actually promising new food hall <b>North 3rd Street Market</b> finally welcomed some of its more high profile vendors this week — meaning now, north Brooklynites can nab a slice of pizza from iconic pizzeria <b>Di Fara</b>.<p>When fully functioning, the 15,000-square-foot space at 103 North 3rd St., …

All I Want to Do Is Buy Groceries: The Plight of an American in Paris

Dining out in Paris, you learn that the customer is NOT always right.<p>I recently met a man who was privy to the menu that Presidents Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron shared at the Eiffel Tower last summer. The menu options proposed—after an extensive interview with Trump’s private chef—were sole …

3 Neighborhood Favorites Shuttered at the End of May

The end of May also meant the end of three neighborhood favorites around NYC: Williamsburg Southern comfort spot <b>the Brooklyn Star</b>, trailblazing Nolita Middle Eastern restaurant <b>Balaboosta</b>, and Downtown Brooklyn ramen shop <b>Ganso</b>.<p>Some nine years since opening in Williamsburg, <b>Simon Gibson</b> and <b>Joaquin</b> …