Calexico Serves Brooklyn Bridge Park; J&R Opens In-Store Café

Brooklyn Heights: The Calexico cart is serving at Brooklyn Bridge Park. [Brooklyn Heights Blog]


Carroll Gardens: Marius Café on Henry and Union Streets is closed for renovations until September 1. [Brownstoner]


Chelsea: Trader Joe’s retail grocer is open for business. [Curbed NY]

Ditmas Park: The owners of Prospect Heights’ Milk Bar will open a “French Art Deco coffeehouse” named Café Madeline the first week of September at 1603 Cortelyou Road. [Ditmas Park Blog]


The Farm on Adderly and Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project will host a dinner and beer pairing on Wednesday, July 14, at 8 p.m. Tickets ($55, four paired courses) are available online. [Ditmas Park Blog]


East Village: The owners of Brooklyn's Bagel World are said to be expanding to the Lower East Side, into a space at 165 Avenue A. [EV Grieve]


Butter Lane is closed until Thursday owing to a permitting violation of folding tables and chairs in front of the cupcake shop. [EV Grieve]


Midtown: Conecakes and Dessert Nachos return to the Treats Truck for a limited time as of Wednesday. [Midtown Lunch]


Tribeca: Electronics store J&R; has opened a café that offers crêpes, pastries, sandwiches, and gourmet coffee. [Tribeca Citizen]