1. Jake’s Steakhouse
Widely praised porterhouse.
2. The Bronx Alehouse
216 W. 238th St.
Fancy brunch, artisanal beers.
3. Loeser’s Old Fashioned Kosher Deli
214 W. 231st St.
The pastrami landmark.
4. An Beal Bocht Café
445 W. 238th St.
Renowned for its Irish breakfast and concerts.
5. Leila’s Hand Dipped Chocolate
225 W. 231st St.
Try the red-velvet-cake ball dipped in white and dark chocolate.
6. Garden Gourmet
The best greengrocer around, plus olives and cheese.
7. Kingsbridge Library
291 West 231st St.
On the Market
8. 315 West 232nd Street, Apartment 1D
Asking price: $113,000
Maintenance: $427 per month
A co-op alcove studio two blocks from the 1 train, with hardwood floors and new windows. The kitchen needs an overhaul.
Agent: Amanda Ingram, Rutenberg Realty.
9. 3446 Fort Independence Street, Apartment 2
Asking price: $369,000
Charges and taxes: $242 per month
A brand-new loftlike three-bedroom with a washer-dryer hookup and a private patio in a three-unit condo. A twenty-year tax abatement (in the final approval stages) should keep the monthlies low until 2032.
Agent: Sasha Catus, Catus Properties.
10. 3425 Tibbett Avenue A
Asking price: $639,000
A renovated semi-attached thirties brick house with three bedrooms, a dining room, and a garage.
Agent: Joan Kuzniar, Robert E. Hill Inc.
11. 3245 Corlear Avenue, Apartment 2
To Rent: $3,750 per month
A three-bedroom, three-bath townhouse duplex with two outdoor decks.
Agent: Daniel Wright, Halstead Property.