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Some of the best food spots in Brooklyn, New York

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If you are a foodie or often like to enjoy a good meal with your friends or family, you will want to read this article.

Brooklyn is famous for a lot of things and one of those is quirky food spots that can offer you an unforgettable experience. So we went on a hunt for the best cafes and restaurants in the area.

Brooklyn sure has a lot to offer, from the delicious pastries to divine sandwiches and foreign cuisine specials.

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In this article, we highlighted some of the best food spots here in Brooklyn that you can always rely on. Check it out!

Frankel’s Delicatessen & Appetizing

This is a contemporary Jewish deli that specializes in bagels, various types of sandwiches and other breakfast or quick lunch options. Hence the name of the place.

Currently, the place is offering home delivery and curbside pickup option if you don't feel like cooking at home.

Address: 631 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Junior's Restaurant and Bakery

If you want to feel like a real Brooklyner, you have to get the famous Junior's Plain cheesecake.

Located in Downtown Brooklyn, Junior's has been committed to making the best cheesecake in all of New York since 1950. And by the sound of it, it definitely has succeeded.

Address: 386 Flatbush Ave Ext, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Taqueria Al Pastor

If you are earning some tacos or Mexican cuisine - this is the place to go. This counter-service spot on Wyckoff Ave doesn’t serve alcohol, but it does have some of the best tacos in the city and that counts for something.

You will have a variety of tacos and toppings to choose from for a quick but filling lunch or dinner.

Address: 128 Wyckoff Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237

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Peter Pan Donut & Pastry Shop

This is a place for you who have a sweet tooth.

Peter Pan is famous for its sour cream cake, cream-filled cakes and their special recipe doughnuts. Currently, they don't offer indoor dining due to current restrictions, however, you can always grab a pastry or two on the go as an after-lunch dessert.

Address: 727 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Ugly Baby

The restaurant might have a weird name but it sure is one of the best in the area. Located in Smith Street in Carroll Gardens, Ugly Baby is a Thai restaurant.

This is the place to be if you have a passion for spicy food. The food is so spicy here that you definitely be making an ugly baby face if you aren't used to spiciness.

Address: 407 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Grimaldi's Pizzeria

If you are ever in doubt of where to eat in Brooklyn, Grimaldi's Pizzeria is always a great option.

Grimaldi's is probably one of the most iconic pizza places in New York City. It is located right under the Brooklyn Bridge and has been serving mouth-watering pizza since 1990.

They use a coal oven to bake pizza and maybe that is why they always taste so good. Some of the most popular options are Margherita, Garden Pesto, and Prosciutto Arugula.

Address: 1 Front St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

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These are only some of the wonderful food spots in Brooklyn. No matter what you are looking for, these spots are definitely worth your while.

Have you been to any of these? Or maybe you have your favorite Brooklyn food spot which you would like to share with others? Let us know in the comments below.

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