Brooklyn Gin N A B E: Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn -- Greenhouse Cafe is the perfect spot for a casual lunch in the neighborhood -- enjoy sandwiches, juices, and salads in a colorful interior. Pro tip: grab a spot at the counter.
BED-STUY, Brooklyn: "Exiting the Nostrand Avenue A Train, you immediately find yourself in an emotional query: walk home or grab a slice of dollar pizza. Nostrand and Fulton, the shopping hub of the neighborhood, keeps you physically sustained with Roll & Go a beacon of cheesy glory to cap off your night. Though you may find a better slice of pie throughout the neighborhood, I dare you to find a Bed-Stuy resident that’s never stopped in.” -Erin McDonald
Mid-century modern carpet ad, "Hey baby, step into the conversation pit in my sunken living room. Check out my floating fireplace and my pink and yellow color-blocking." ("It sure is swell," the hapless, innocent man replied.
Brooklyn Gin N A B E: Dumbo, Brooklyn -- “When I was growing up in Brooklyn Heights in the 80s we did not go to DUMBO ever really... now I live there. There is a new tower going up every week it seems. On weekends a slew of wedding parties pouring in via giant white Hummers with lasers in the windows, and tourists taking pics in front of the bridge on Washington Street." -Kat McMillan