Everyone enjoys getting out of the house and doing something fun in the city. With a wide variety of events happening on the weekends in and around Brooklyn, NY, visitors and residents alike can take advantage of the opportunity to sample new cultures. A great way to start is by trying new and improved Japanese cuisine at Kinjo, an Asian fusion restaurant in Fort Greene.
Chef Luciano Bravo has worked to create a menu that incorporates old world techniques with modern day ingredients. Kinjo offers a variety of specials every day of the week, such as Ciraschi on Mondays, Hot Dog on Tuesdays, Bulgogi on Wednesdays and more. Customers can also enjoy delicious hand-made sushi, and drinks with a discount during their Happy Hour, held Monday through Friday.
Need an excuse to come visit the city and try the tasty cuisine at Kinjo? There are a number of events coming up this weekend that will help get you out of the house:
- The Art of Brooklyn Film Festival – Comedy Block: All day on May 15. Do you like to laugh? Then this festival is for you! An independent and international film festival held at PS/IS 30, 7002 4th Ave. features screenings of comedy shorts produced by local filmmakers and costs $10 per person.
- Brian Selznick Event: 2-6 p.m. May 16. If you’ve ever read the book “The Invention of Hugo Cabret,” you’ll know that it’s filled with some of the most detailed and beautiful pictures, and captivates every reader that has opened its pages. You can now meet the award-winning author, Brian Selznick, during a free discussion at MS 88, 544 7th Ave. A screening of “Hugo” will be shown afterward.
- Fabulous 5th Avenue Fair: noon-6 p.m. May 17. Streets filled with colorful vendors, delicious smelling foods and all sorts of treats await you and your family.
When you get the opportunity to visit Kinjo, don’t forget to ask about the popular chef’s menu and the cocktail program. The welcoming staff will be glad to serve you in any way that they can. Call the restaurant today at (718) 643-1400 or visit them online to browse through the menu and see the specials that are available.