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Lavender Lake could get away with being a just great bar with a large outdoor patio. However, it scores extra points from us for putting some care into curating a small but solid selection of bar snacks and entree sized plates.
Runner & Stone
Don't make the trek down to Gowanus just for Runner & Stone, but if you want a reliable meal in the neighborhood, go for it.
My Cuban Spot
My Cuban Spot is a takeout window in Gowanus that serves really good rice bowls and some of the best sandwiches in Brooklyn.
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Butter & Scotch
A bar/bakery hybrid in Crown Heights where you can have a giant slice of cake with your Old Fashioned.
Grace Street Cafe
Grace Street is a coffee shop and dessert place in K-Town where you can sit down and eat a delicious Korean donut or some shaved snow.
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Claro is a great Oaxacan-inspired restaurant that’s even better when you’re sitting in the backyard.
The Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club
Royal Palms is a great place to day drink while also doing an “activity.”
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