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Where to Grab a Bite During the Northside Festival

Northside's Back! (image via NorthsideFestival.com)
image via NorthsideFestival.com

Music, art and tech-lovers will be filling the streets of North Brooklyn this week for the annual Northside Festival. The festival itself has grown exponentially in the past eight years. It’s now separated into four elements: Innovation, Content (taking the place of Film), Art, and Music, all happening over the course of six days, from today (Monday, June 6th) until Sunday the 12th. Here are some coffee shops and restaurants to check out within a block or two of the big Greenpoint venues!
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Drunkpointers: Jimmy’s Diner

Jimmy's Burger
A juicy Jimmy’s Burger to ease your drunk stomach

This week, we’re introducing you to a new food series called Drunkpointers, which highlights the after-ten p.m. eats you can get in Greenpoint when you’re drunk and hungry. First stop: Jimmy’s Diner

The thing is, you think you want pizza when you’re drunk, right? And you do. But give your drunk stomach a little variety sometimes. A sandwich will help soak up the (admittedly delicious and seemingly innocuous) lethal tequila-watermelon punch you just gulped down at Broken Land.  And maybe what you really need is some protein so you don’t pass out (at least, for an hour). Continue reading

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