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Cuisine: American, Cafe

Summary: Rita is a café in Red Hook, Brooklyn serving breakfast and lunch. Offerings include an egg sandwich served with your choice of cured ham, smoked fish or pickled peppers. There is porridge with sweet potato and greens available with a soft boiled or fried egg. Sweets include a citrus olive oil cake and chocolate oatmeal cookies. Lunch brings comfort foods like grilled cheese on sourdough bread, soups and salads. Coffee drinks and an assortment of cold-pressed juices are also available.

- Thomas Rafael

Neighborhood: Red Hook

293 Van Brunt St
Brooklyn, NY
(347) 223-4135