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The Best Dishes Eater Editors Ate This Week

"At Risbo — an idyllic restaurant on the Parkside side of Prospect Lefferts Gardens — the mighty bowl ($13) also comes with rice, sautéed greens, spicy cabbage salad, hummus, pickled cranberries, and red onions. Pepitas also topped the smoky, expertly stewed black beans. Together all the ingredients offer wide ranges of texture, heat, and delight."-Patty Diez, editorial coordinator

Risbo’s Franco-Brooklyn Rotisserie and Tender Greens’ Homey Plates Take Fast-Casual to Another Level

"Hence the relaxed, low-lit, garage-door room; the weekend DJ spinning French electro-pop, reggae, and hip-hop at lively but non-deafening decibel levels; the Ginet-built communal tables intended to transform strangers into fast friends over the course of an evening; and the cozy bar dispensing tropical-sounding cocktails like vodka bissap..."- Rob Patronite for New York Magazine

New Prospect Lefferts Gardens Restaurant Risbo Is a Chef’s Love Letter to the Neighborhood

"Ginet was aware of his place in this conversation as a white man opening a restaurant on Flatbush Avenue and has worked tirelessly to create a space that is of and for the community, rather than one that shuts anyone out."- Phylisa Wisdom, Edible Brooklyn

 

Review: Risbo

"If you happen to live in (or very close to) Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Risbo is a good place to know about. It’s a counter-service spot with a full bar, and they specialize in set meals that consist of a protein and five sides."-Bryan Kim, The Infatuation

Fast-Casual Rotisserie 'Risbo' to Open on Flatbush Avenue in New Year

"The eatery will be a rotisserie with a global menu, he said, offering roasted meats of all kinds with inspiration taken from all over the world, including the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe where Ginet lived as a young man."- Rachel Holliday Smith, DNA Info