Mon-Thu, 11am-10:30pm; Fri, 11am-11pm; Sat-Sun, 11:30am-11pm
A, C, G at Hoyt-Schermerhorn Sts.; 2, 3, 4, 5 at Nevins St.
American Express, MasterCard, Visa
In the increasingly crowded world of Brooklyn bistros, here's what sets this one apart: a friendly welcome, reasonable prices, a mellow garden, and classics like hanger steak executed with aplomb. According to the hands-on owners, though, the wine's the thing—many by the glass, 200 by the bottle, plus a focus on bar food like terrines, tartines, cheese, and charcuterie.Brunch
Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Daily, three-courses, $28