by Jason Lampkin
“Want to run into film industry heads? Have breakfast or lunch at this neighborhood diner. Locals meet up and network from booth to booth. The challah French toast—my first experience with any bread other than Wonder Bread—is magnifique.” 69 Lafayette Ave., at S. Elliott Pl., (718) 237-9326.
As told to Linda Dyett. See all of Jason Lampkin’s favorite places in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. This story appeared in the July/August 2011 issue.