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0 Photo Of The Day: Love Notes

The wall at Kung Fu Tea (2174 86th Street). Take any photos in Bensonhurst recently? Send them to editor@bensonhurstbean.com, or tag them #Bensonhurst on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily newsletter!


Food & Nightlife
1 Food Stuffs: Pipe Your Own Cannoli At Cannoli Plus

With the holidays fast approaching and parties to plan, I figured I’d make a pit stop at Cannoli Plus today – a bakery that specializes in the festive Italian desert. The bakery located at 6903 New Utrecht Avenue is not much to look at from the outside, but if you close your eyes, the plumes of sweet cannoli smoke…


Events
0 Happy Hanukkah! Here’s Where To Take The Kids

Happy Hanukkah to all of our Jewish readers! The Festival of Lights officially begins tomorrow night, December 16. In other words, it’s time to break out the old menorah, a frying pan, the potato grater, and dive into eight days of gifts, gelt, heroic tales, deep-fried foods, and song. But Hanukkah is not complete without a Hanukkah bash, and…


Transportation
0 Bensonhurst Subway Service Changes: F That

Below you’ll find early week subway service changes for the D, N, R, and F lines in Brooklyn. Check back later this week to see what’s happening this weekend. Changes via MTA.info. Starting Wednesday: F LINE F trains run every 20 minutes between Avenue X and Stillwell Av; trains from Manhattan skip Avenue U Days,…




Bits & Pieces
0 Photo Of The Day: Winter Wonderland

A video posted by Leah Coloff (@sawlimbedleah) on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:09pm PST Pretty, pretty lights in Dyker Heights. Happy holidays to all! Take any photos in Bensonhurst recently? Send them to editor@bensonhurstbean.com, or tag them #Bensonhurst on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily newsletter!




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Get Your Spicy Food Fix At La Granja For NYC’s First Peruvian Restaurant Week

We are a little late in the game, but this year, December 8-19 was officially declared New York City’s Peruvian Picante Restaurant Week by the city’s Trade Commission of Peru and LatinLover Food & Travel Magazine. Eight of the best Peruvian restaurants across the city are offering spicy prix fixe menus infused with aji amarillo, the yellow chili…

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Pee-Wee’s Playhouse Is In Gravesend & It’s On The Market For Just $899k

This funhouse is proof that money can’t buy taste. The Gravesend three-bedroom has been on the market for over three months. The Barbie pink exterior might have almost worked if the owners had considered sticking to one theme, but unfortunately, the inside is nothing short of an aesthetic nightmare. From the velour-covered kitchen stools to the checkered…