Open & Closed: Say Hello to Berry Park; Goodbye to Old Brooklyn Parlor
The long-awaited Williamsburg beer hall, Berry Park, has opened with 15 beers on tap, re-purposed wood picnic tables, and a TV projector. A food menu is on the way.
Sweet Afton, the new Astoria bar from the owners of Bua and Wilfie & Nell, will feature 12 beer taps, signature cocktails, and bar snacks like homemade Irish sausage rolls.
Joseph Holland's new Gospel Uptown will serve up Southern-style soul food in a supper club atmosphere. Expect Cajun fusion paired with live jazz and Broadway tunes.
The Greenwich Village Indian, Lassi, is shuttering its five-seater location, but owner Heather Carlucci-Rodriguez says she is looking for a new space.
Old Brooklyn Parlor on Vanderbilt has closed. The old-timey coffee shop and ice cream parlor was only open for a few years.