Cupcake baker turned humanitarian organizer and cookbook author Allison Robicelli has spent her whole life in Bay Ridge, and though she keeps saying she'll leave some day, she always asks herself, "Where would I go?" We asked her to give us a tour of some of her favorite neighborhood spots, and as a few quick bites with a doomed attempt at restraint soon turned into a gut-busting night of eating, we were reminded why Bay Ridge is one of Brooklyn's most fun and inviting food neighborhoods.
The Owl's Head
Our Tip Charming wine bar focused on offbeat, natural wines. Prices per glass reliably several dollars cheaper than Manhattan's, and the staff is happy to tell you as much about wine as you want to know.