It’s time for your regular food & drink openings round-up which includes healthy Chinese food, a dumpling shop, an alien cafe, Latin American small plates and a few new places to drink (!). Brooklyn Wok Shop: Chef and owner Edric Har and his wife Melissa wanted to open a healthy take-out Chinese food in North […]
Archives for December 2011
I’ve spent years living in North Brooklyn but I really didn’t know anything about it until I was able to see how it was portrayed by 2 Broke Girls, a hackneyed, LA-filmed sitcom created by the “brain” behind Sex and the City and the “brain” behind Whitney. This column will keep track of all the knowledge dropped and […]
Last night Death By Audio threw a Christmas Party at Secret Project Robot’s new Bushwick location. A Place To Bury Strangers closed out the night in their most typical fashion. A video edit of the songs “Don’t save your love” and “Dead Beat” is below.
This makes us happy. If you’ve already seen it, shut up, we know it’s been out for a few weeks. More information about Jian Sword Dancing here.
Our friends over at And I Am Not Lying are throwing another show this weekend. As always, its not to be missed. More info below and here.
Trade in your local dive pickleback norm for something a little more upscale. This weekend, Brooklyn Oenology Winery will be hosting whiskey and pickle juice pairings from local producers. $5 for any ‘Pickleback’ drink $13 for a flight of all 3 ‘Pickleback’ pairings $4 snacking portions of beef jerky The specially-presented pickleback pairing menu will include: […]
It’s no secret here at FreeWilliamsburg that Nitehawk Cinema is one of our favorite new places to open in the ‘hood in a long time. We loved them even without booze in the theaters, but the addition of a beer or cocktail while watching a movie makes the experience that much better. We were lucky […]
JE VEUX TE VOIR… À NOTRE FÊTE POUR CÉLÉBRE LA FIN DE LA TOURNÉE MONDIALE DE YELLE!! (Go easy on us, Francophones. This is the best we could do with high school French and Google Translate…) Translation: I want to see you…at our party to celebrate the end of Yelle’s world tour! >> CLICK HERE […]
This dumb, Williamsburg -baiting article, Things Hipsters Do To Be Ironic But Are Actually Awesome, is not going to get anyone to use hotmail. Do the ladies from2 Broke Girls use hotmail? (This whole campaign on Buzzfeed, in fact, is dumb.)
Good news for people who like to drink while shopping! Loreley Williamsburg will be using their spacious beer garden to host a holiday gift market over the next two weekends. As you can see from the list of vendors below, there will be something for everybody on your gift list, from natural cosmetic users to […]