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Biscuits + Beer = Happy



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Over here at Yelp, we often talk about how our community is all about championing the mom & pop shops, the local businesses that truly make NYC a fantastic place to live. Well, Beehive Oven Biscuit Cafe is that mom & pop shop, and they make it so unbelievably easy to sing their praises because not only is their food absolutely delicious, but they are also the sweetest and most hospitable people around. Monday night they invited the best of Brooklyn's Yelp community out for an evening none of us will forget anytime soon. Check out the reviews, the photos from Liz Clayman, and read on for more fun from Beehive Oven. Or, as Ajay R says, "If you want my opinion, just skip it and go to Beehive RIGHT. NOW." (Definitely the tastier route.)

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Quite honestly, this little taste of Texas in Brooklyn will warm your heart. Jim P admits that "The story behind the restaurants founding and owners' personal stories to make it happen, touched me, and their effort really shines through in their dedication to their craft and community." Truly, the care and quality that Beehive Oven brings to everything they serve is readily apparent. Albert W happily dug into the "shrimp n grits – grits were incredibly smooth, shrimp perfectly cooked" and the Jezebel wings were "sticky perfection!"

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The deliciousness doesn't stop with the main dishes! As Jennifer S can attest, even the accompaniments are excellent: "That buttermilk dressing that came with the wings and the veggies was so good. Like, give me a huge tub of it so I can bathe in it good." And in case you were wondering if Treva's talents are limited to the savory, "A deep void in "Adam R's "life has now been filled with biscuit pudding, and [he] couldn't be happier."

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John and Treva take the same care when it comes to sourcing their beverages as well. They prefer to feature the fantastic local breweries we have in NYC, like Astoria-based SingleCut Beersmiths, who generously provided both their refreshing pilsner and the (More Cowbell!) chocolate milk stout for the evening. (I know I couldn't leave the latter alone!)

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Stephanie A sums it up succinctly: "Looking for Southern Comfort in New York? This is your place!" A huge thanks to John, Treva, Gabi, Daniel and the rest of the Beehive Oven staff. It's truly a special spot, and I can't wait to come back and enjoy it some more. 

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I'll see you all over there for a Grandmother Biscuit sometime soon!

Cheers,
Peter D & The Yelp NYC Team

Staff
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