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Early Coffee & Sandwich

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967 Manhattan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 40.732121 -73.954795
nr. India St.  See Map
718-383-6963 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: Coffeehouse, Soup & Sandwich
  • Price Range: $

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Official Website

earlybk.com

Hours

Mon-Fri, 7am-7pm; Sat, 8am-6pm; Sun, 9am-5pm

Nearby Subway Stops

G at Greenpoint Ave.

Prices

$8-$10

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take-Out

Alcohol

  • No Alcohol

Reservations

Not Accepted

Profile

It’s not that the drip, the cold brew, and the flat whites aren’t terrific, but why give the java top billing with all that sandwich magic happening out back in the kitchen? The basics roast beef, chicken, bacon-egg-and-cheese handily exceed expectations. The star of the show, though, is the open-faced Zappie, the Polish mom-and-pop owners’ take on a popular Warsaw street snack. It consists of sautéed onions and mushrooms spread onto a split baguette, smothered with Fontina, then oven-toasted until the cheese oozes, with DIY packets of Heinz on the side. It’s what a Stouffer’s French Bread Pizza dreams of becoming.

Recommended Dishes

Zappie, $8

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