Posts Tagged ‘in the hood’

IN THE HOOD: NIGHTS AND WEEKENDS IN GREENPOINT

To kick off the weekend, we stopped by one of our favorite spots in Greenpoint, Nights and Weekends. Just across the street from OAK 55 Nassau, Nights and Weekends gives a unique take on Mexican […]

IN THE HOOD: THE LAST BOOKSTORE IN DTLA

By Kaley Giovinazzo Built in 1902 as Crocker Bank by John Parkinson, The Last Bookstore on 5th & Spring in DTLA, it is one of the 23 designated historical buildings in the city. After being […]

IN THE HOOD: SCALINO G.P. IN GREENPOINT

One of our favorite lunch spots is Scalino G.P., right down the street from OAK 55 Nassau Ave. The sister restaurant of Scalino in Park Slope, Scalino G.P. While their $10 any pasta and mixed […]

IN THE HOOD: 1810 IN DTLA

Photographs + Words by Kaley Giovinazzo One of our favorite spots in DTLA is 1810, which takes its name from the year in which the first steps towards Argentinian independence took place. Opened on only […]

IN THE HOOD: MOUNT ANALOG IN HIGHLAND PARK

Photographs + Words by Kaley Giovinazzo Mount Analog is one of my favorite record stores in LA. It’s located in the quiet neighborhood of Highland Park off the 110 freeway. Zane and Mahssa are the […]

OAK 7228 BEVERLY BLVD

This weekend, photographer Jeff Mindell stopped by OAK 7228 Beverly Blvd and took some amazing shots of the store. Check them out in the gallery below, and if you’re in LA make sure to come […]

IN THE HOOD: DINER IN SOUTH WILLIAMSBURG

It’s been a minute since our last NYC In The Hood, so we wanted to go with a classic. Diner, built in a Kullman car from the 1920s, on Williamsburg’s South Side, has been serving […]

IN THE HOOD: SMOG CUTTER IN EAST HOLLYWOOD

Divey and divisive (just look at their Yelp reviews), Smog Cutter in East Hollywood is our kind of place. Every night is karaoke, featuring a songbook of both currents and classics, there’s a pool table […]

IN THE HOOD: ANA’S TACOS IN SILVER LAKE

Across the street from The Thirsty Crow, and down the block from Los Globos on Sunset Blvd. is Ana’s Tacos: A weekend taco and hot dog stand, that keeps Silver Lake’s nightlife from going hungry […]

IN THE HOOD: EL COYOTE RESTURANT IN LA

While exploring the businesses and restaurants local to our OAK Beverly in LA, we discovered delicious Mexican food at El Coyote just two blocks from our new store. Opened in 1931, the interior gives a […]

IN THE HOOD: TUTU’S

Photographs by Luke Macmillan Just a short walk from Morgan L stop is Tutu’s, a local neighborhood restaurant and bar with French and American influences. Known for its brunch and late night specials, Tutu’s menu […]

IN THE HOOD: SCHALLER’S

An upstate institution, Schaller’s has been serving up ground rounds (burgers) since the 1950’s on Lake Ontario in Rochester, NY. Growing up here, Schaller’s was a Friday night tradition, and to this day it always […]