The Mark Morris Dance Center is located in the lively neighborhood of Fort Greene near downtown Brooklyn. There are plenty of choices for great food in the area. Here are some of our favorites. 


Asian 🍱


Reliable Thai in a modern setting

Hunan Delight

Classic Chinese eatery dishing up familiar fare including combos, dim sum & lunch specials.

Yang No. 1

A cornerstone of the community, this Chinese restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.

Wasan Brooklyn

Japanese restaurant emphasizing seasonal & local ingredients with creative takes on familiar dishes.

Sumi Sushi

Good sushi restaurant in an informal setting.

Bagels 🥯

La Bagel Delight

Counter-service deli offering hand-rolled bagels & spreads, plus hot & cold sandwiches & subs.

Bergen Bagels

Fresh-from-scratch bagels in two Fort Greene locations: on Fulton and on Myrtle.

Bagel World

Hand-made bagels on Dekalb Avenue. Their flagship store is in Park Slope

Diner/American 🍔


Famous for its cheesecake, the restaurant offers a full diner menu.


Hipster-friendly American eatery in Fort Greene, spun off from the Williamsburg original.

Ethiopian 🥘


Ethiopian home cooking with an emphasis on vegetarian dishes.

Latin 🥗

Colonia Verde

Latin American cooking in an airy, rustic space with a greenhouse-like back room.

Mediterranean 🥙


Mediterranean eatery serving creative tapas, brunch & sangria in a bohemian, plant-filled space right on Lafayette.

Miss Ada

Chef-owned spot for contemporary Israeli & Mediterranean food & cocktails, with backyard seating.


Mediterranean-accented Turkish cuisine with an emphasis on seafood served in a spacious setting.

Mexican 🌮


Fort Greene outpost of a small NYC chain, Tacombi offers authentic tacos and other Mexican fare. Bonus: right in front of BAM.

Pizza 🍕


This cozy, gourmet eatery serves wood-fired Neapolitan pizzas, rustic small plates & pastas.

Patsy’s Pizzeria

Closest outpost of local pizzeria chain serving brick-oven pies, pasta & calzones in a relaxed setting.

Vegetarian 🥬

LuAnne’s Wild Ginger

This vegan venue has Japanese, Korean, Chinese & Thai influences & uses local produce & mock meat.


Philly-based chain for stir-fries, salads, fruit bowls & juices with two-top & communal tables.

Govinda’s Vegetarian

Weekday vegetarian Indian lunch buffet at the International Society for Krishna Consciousness.