Brunch Beat: 4/25/14
Another The Meatball Shop location (84 Stanton St.) now serves brunch! Balls Benedict, anyone?
Chicane (430 Broome St.) is serving brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Their French toast includes blueberries and kiwi-Chartreuse jam.
Popular brunch spot Il Bastardo recently closed its doors. Another New York City Restaurant Group haunt Bocca di Bacco (191 Seventh Ave.) now occupies the location in Chelsea.
Fiamma41 (214-26 41st Ave.), which is fairly new to Bayside, serves $5 mimosas, bloody Marys, screwdrivers and sangria during brunch on weekends. Word is an unlimited option is coming soon.