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606 R&D

606 Vanderbilt Ave. New York, NY 11238 | Brooklyn | 718-230-0125

Location Description:

In a space that's as pretty and comfortable as a friend's living room, partners Ilene Rosen and Sara Dima run a cozy haven of rustic food and friendly service. Belly-warming bowls of mussels steamed in a grassy broth of parsley, spinach, and cilantro are worth the effort of extracting them from their shells. Other winners include a golden rotisserie chicken served with yogurt and spicy watercress, or Faccio's pork sausage with an accompanying tomato-bread salad. In warm weather, there's a spacious patio to enjoy those reasonably priced cocktails. And though they call themselves R&D, this charming neighborhood spot has already hit its stride.

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  • Cuisine(s): American
  • Hours: Sun 10am-9pm, Mon-Thu 4:30pm-10pm, Fri 4:30pm-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Not Accepted
  • Parking: Street
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards

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