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Remember the Mysterious ‘Brooklyn’ coming to U Street? It’s Still Coming

1212 U Street, NW

Back in September we learned that Brooklyn, “serving New York and American Cuisine”, was coming to the former Alphonse on U Street.  I honestly thought someone was just messing with me but, it’s now in stone neon:

As a Bensonhurst boy I look forward to seeing how it turns out. The full liquor license placard said:

“New C Restaurant serving New York and American Cuisine. Seating Capacity of 101, Total Occupancy Load of 171. The Licensee is requesting an Entertainment Endorsement and Cover Charge.”


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