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 Brennan and Carr - Brooklyn

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  • Location: scotch plains, NJ
Brennan and Carr - Brooklyn Sun, 01/15/12 7:19 PM (permalink)
Nice writeup in today's NY Times about Brennan & Carr's, the anachronistic Hot Roast Beef stand on Avenue U in Brooklyn. I haven't been in a few years, but a few people have told me it seems to have gone a little downhill lately. Not according to the Times:
    sk bob

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    • Location: South Daytona, FL
    Re:Brennan and Carr - Brooklyn Sun, 01/15/12 8:53 PM (permalink)
    I don't know how I missed that place when I was living up north.
    great looking food & all of the front line people wearing ties, thats a throwback.

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      • Location: Fredericksburg, VA
      Re:Brennan and Carr - Brooklyn Mon, 01/16/12 9:06 AM (permalink)
      There's another in Rockville Centre.  Used to be an outpost of the one in Brooklyn.
        Bossa Nova

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        • Location: Freehold, NJ
        Re:Brennan and Carr - Brooklyn Tue, 01/17/12 8:00 PM (permalink)
        The roast beef sandwiches here are really, really good.  Get it dipped in the broth, messy but so good.  If you go be advised it's cash only.

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          Re:Brennan and Carr - Brooklyn Wed, 01/18/12 12:36 PM (permalink)
          I went there with ayersian (Chris & Amy) back in April 2011 and loved it.  Though we did just stand by the counter and share one sandwich, dipped in broth as we had numerous other stops that day.   I think next time I'll go and sit at a table to savor it more and get the full dining experience!
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