Ironically, the Blockbuster Video on the other side of the neighborhood will also be closing their doors next week, on March 30th.
And when the name of your restaurant translates roughly to "pre-dinner drinks and appetizers," you can be assured that they have a couple of great bartenders on staff, mixing up the classics as well as some custom creations. There's also a wide variety of antipasti and small plates to complement the usual assortment of pastas, grilled fish and meats, and salads. It's also surprisingly affordable: the most expensive dish on the menu, steak frites, is only $14.95.
Aperitivo, 279 5th Avenue Brooklyn NY 11215. 718-369-1123.
A new school is now under construction where the 110-year old P.S. 133 used to be, and it will incorporate many salvaged elements of the old school while doubling its size.