Press Mentions

Restaurant Girl (September 5, 2017)

Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint (9/17): This block party-style tasting event showcases some of the most notable eats throughout Williamsburg and Greenpoint, with ticket sales benefiting The Firehouse North Brooklyn Community Center. And considering both neighborhoods are major dining destinations, you’ll won’t want to miss the opportunity to sample fare from Barano, Beehive Oven, Cheeseboat, Delaware & Hudson, Du’s Donuts, Maison Premiere and Leuca; just to name a few!

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Brooklyn Daily Eagle (September 1, 2017)

Nothing has been more innovative in the new century than the urban vitality of Greenpoint and Williamsburg. Turning open spaces into creative outlets for new audiences has become a North Brooklyn specialty in Greenpoint, Willyburg and Bushwick.

Food and drink are the themes for the annual TASTE, coming up Sept. 17 from 1 to 5 p.m. on the waterfront at 90 Kent Ave.

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Greenpoint Post (August 28, 2017)

More than forty eateries from North Brooklyn will join together in East River State Park for a food festival next month.

The event, known as TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint, will take place on Sep 17 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Each participating restaurant will offer a sample taste of a signature dish or drink.

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Timeout New York (August 30, 2017)

TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint East River State Park; Sept 17; $35–$85
Celebrate the adjacent Brooklyn ‘hoods with a block party loaded with lots and lots of food. Fifty of the top restaurants, bars and merchants from the area will convene for tastings–think newcomers like Leuca, Llama Inn, Du’s Donuts and Cheeseboat, along with returning favorites like Pies ‘n’ Thighs and Maison Premiere. All proceeds will benefit the Firehouse North Brooklyn Community Center, which has planned to reopen its doors this year.

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Greenline (September 1, 2017)

On your mark, start your appetite, and you’ll be ready when the 8th annual Taste Williamsburg/Greenpoint inhabits East River Park on September 17th (from 1 p.m. –5 p.m.) Dozens of North Brooklyn’s best eating and drinking establishments will represent at this “Food Fest of North Brooklyn’s Best”. There will also be a variety of soft and hard beverages.

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Brokelyn (August 25, 2017)

You can’t literally eat Williamsburg and Greenpoint, nor would they taste good, but within the restaurants built upon their hallowed Brooklyn soil, there are many tasty bites. Now, many of those tasty bites are coming together for a tasty bite reunion, more colloquially known as a food fest.

The TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint Food Fest & Brooklyn’s Best event is returning this year for its 8th annual outdoor celebration of North Brooklyn flavors. The block party-style festival will feature sample taste from more than 40 of the neighborhoods most delicious restaurants, bars, breweries and wineries.

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Have a Night (August 30, 2017)

TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint is an annual outdoor celebration of North Brooklyn’s local flavor, and it’s back for an 8th year! This year’s block party-style tasting event will take place on Sunday, September 17th from 1-5pm in East River State Park. TASTE will feature sample tastes from over 40 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants, bars, breweries, and wineries, along with live music and much more!

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AM New York (August 30, 2017)

The North Brooklyn block party-style tasting event is back with live music and more than 50 restaurants, bars, breweries and wineries participating. Those including old favorites like The Meatball Shop (pictured) and newcomers like the Peruvian restaurant Llama Inn and the Georgian bistro Cheeseboat. Proceeds benefit the Firehouse North Brooklyn Community Center, which is on track to reopen its doors this year. 1-5 p.m., tickets are $35 (covering four tastes and two drinks) to $85 (eights tastes, four drinks and early access); Williamsburg waterfront, 90 Kent Ave., tastewg.com

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USA TODAY (September 1, 2017)

New York City’s TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint returns for its eighth annual block party on September 17. More than 50 North Brooklyn restaurants, beverage makers and vendors offer samples on the Williamsburg waterfront.

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Press Releases

TASTE WILLIAMSBURG GREENPOINT RETURNS ON SEPTEMBER 13TH

​TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint is pleased to bring neighborhood restaurants and live music together for its 6th annual culinary benefit to build the new Northside Town Hall. Located on the beautiful Williamsburg waterfront, the tasting event will feature cuisine, beer, wine and cocktails from over 50 of North Brooklyn’s premier dining destinations as well as live music from Kings County Ramblers, Big Dog Run and Xavier Cardriche. Neighborhood newcomers like The Williamsburg Hotel, Lilia, MP Taverna and the Camlin will
serve their innovative dishes alongside veterans like Maison Premiere, Hotel Delmano, Bakeri and countless others.

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TASTE 2015 ANNOUNCES TICKETS ON SALE

July 29, 2015 – TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint is pleased to announce that tickets for its 6th annual culinary benefit to build the Northside Town Hall are on sale today. Located on the beautiful Williamsburg waterfront, the tasting event and neighborhood celebration features live music, original programming and cuisine, beer, wine and cocktails from over 50 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants, bars, breweries and wineries.

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