News & Reviews

There's a lot of great things going on along Fulton Street in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. You can walk just a few blocks (or hop on one of the dozens of buses darting up and down the street) and find something truely different and wonderful. Here are a few tidbits the FAB Alliance has pulled together for you.

Daily News: Deals on Fulton St. in Clinton Hill

Wednesday, July 7, 2010
Savings in Brooklyn: Deals in Clinton Hill BY Denise RomanoTuesday, June 29th 2010, 4:00 AM Tucked away between parks, universities and bustling shopping strips, Clinton Hill, is a neat place to...

'Cure Beauty Bar - A Hidden Oasis

Sunday, May 23, 2010
Tired of going into Manhattan for an all-natural spa day? That’s what inspired LaShunda Davis to open ‘Cure Beauty Bar on Fulton Street. The name ‘Cure is short for manicure or pedicure, but is also indicative of...

Greene Grape Butcher Hams it Up in Daily News

Sunday, May 16, 2010
In Sunday's NY Daily News, Staff Writer Erica Pearson talks about cured meat from the "sheep/pig... an ancient, rare breed of hog with a woolly coat - that commands a lot of bacon ($83 a pound)". The Daily News checked it out at Fulton Street's own...

Crewstown Realty Named one of 10 Top Brokers in NYC

Sunday, April 25, 2010
From TIME OUT NY "Apartments 2010, Ten Top Brokers in NYC": "Fort Greene.... Anthony Crews (Crewstown Realty; 718-643-8100, crewstownrealty.com) has lived in the area for 11 years, which might explain why he was so calm and comfortable with the listings....

Outpost Lounge - Not so "out there" after all

Thursday, March 18, 2010
And in this review of Fulton Street's OUTPOST LOUNGE... If you walk in looking for coffee on a busy Sunday morning, you may think you stumbled into a 24-hour club instead of a café. You’ll see a glass chandelier sparkling over the entrance, if you haven’t...

“Autour Du Monde”, top of the HILL

Thursday, March 18, 2010
"....lovely Autour Du Monde. Located on the corner of...

Met Foods - 43 Years and Counting

Thursday, March 11, 2010
There are certain businesses that every neighborhood has to have and among the most important is a grocery store. Like proximity to the subway, a good grocery store is something we New Yorkers look for when choosing where to live. It has to be clean, have the foods we want and be convenient....

And the winner is....

Tuesday, March 9, 2010
Ok, when it comes to the "Best Historic Movie Theaters", the Zeigfield takes the top spot in this article in Time Out NY... but a not so distant 2nd place went to Fort Greene's own...

TimeOut NY Loves Fulton Street

Wednesday, February 17, 2010
TimeOut NY says it loud and clear when they call out 10 things they love about Fulton Street in Fort Greene. Now, if you also walk a couple of blocks into Clinton Hill, you'll discover even more...

TimeOut NY on Der Schwarze Kölner - Twice

Thursday, January 28, 2010
One article praises FAB's Der Schwarze Kölner as the place to go after sledding in Fort Greene Park, and another as on of the "...

Kudos for Kush, via NY Times & WCBS Radio

Tuesday, January 12, 2010
The odds are good you’ve passed by Kush Café at 17 Putnam Avenue and never noticed it. Nestled in the middle of the short, cramped block, near the triangular corridor where Fulton, Grand and Cambridge Place intersect, the restaurant, which opened in 2005, is known for its upscale, French-influenced...

NY Times - Day in Fort Greene

Monday, January 11, 2010
Books have been born all over Brooklyn’s Fort Greene. Richard Wright labored over “Native Son” here while sitting on a hill in Fort Greene Park; a bench there now bears his name. He lived nearby, as did Marianne Moore, and several contemporary writers have roots in the neighborhood, including...

Turkish Food a Hit on Fulton Street

Monday, January 4, 2010
From "MetroMix.com", 5-stars for FAB's own DENIZ. An exerpt from their review.... "Fort Greene is blessed with a huge range of dining options, from high-concept (iCi) to down-home (...

Time Out NY on BATI Ethiopian Restaurant

Monday, December 21, 2009
Vegetarian platter at Bati Ethiopia’s spongy injera bread is served with four veggie dips, including gingery gomen (collard greens) and a savory lentil stew (missir wett...

Frank’s Cocktail Lounge - 660 Fulton Street

Saturday, August 15, 2009
Frank’s Cocktail Lounge on Fulton Street is named for its owner, Frank Perkins.  The lounge offers the community a great place to unwind after work or spend an evening socializing with our neighbors while enjoying the varied entertainment provided…and cocktails! Recently, we spoke with Frank’s sons...

Oral Fixation: Wine, and Charm, to Stay

Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Fort Greene and Clinton Hill are lucky to have a few very good wine shops — Oral Fixation is thinking of the Greene Grape, Thirst, Gnarly Vines, and...

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