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229 Dekalb Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11205, United States | (718) 222-1510
The General Greene
Price Range
$$ (Entrees $15 to $30)
Cuisine
American
Features
Great value, Local haunt, Casual
Neighborhood
Fort Greene/Clinton Hill
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The restaurant that put Fort Greene on the map, this immensely popular neighborhood spot turns out excellent fried chicken, burgers, and other comfort foods. Menu favorites range from chicken liver pâté and cold-poached salmon to potato latkes and stone-ground cheddar grits. Finish the meal with a scoop of handmade ice cream or sorbet from the Fort Grace Ice Cream & Sweet Shop kiosk just off the restaurant's back patio.

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General Greene

The restaurant that put Fort Greene on the map, this immensely popular neighborhood spot turns out excellent fried chicken, burgers, and other comfort foods. Menu favorites range from chicken liver pâté and cold-poached salmon to potato latkes and stone-ground cheddar grits. Finish the meal with a scoop of handmade ice cream or sorbet from the Fort Grace Ice Cream & Sweet Shop kiosk just off the restaurant's back patio.