DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN—Zagat notices that Dekalb Market, the new mall made out of shipping containers, will open on July 23. It will offer food and wares from Maharlika, Robicelli’s, Joe the Art of Coffee, and half a dozen other vendors.
VIDEO INTERLUDES—Here is a new video from the people at Cafeteria. It's pretty wacky. [YouTube]
WILLIAMSBURG— On July 16, outdoor food market Smorgasburg will host a group of ice cream producers, including Chozen, Steve's Ice Cream, Milk Made, Blue Marble, La Newyorkina, Kelvin Slush, People's Pops, The Good Batch, and Early Bird Ice Cream. [EaterWire]
DITMAS PARK—This Saturday, from noon - 5 PM, Venezuelan food truck Patacon Pisao will be serving Venezuelan fare in front of Sycamore bar in Ditmas. [EaterWire]
UPPER WEST SIDE—The West Side Rag reports that the health department has been busy in the upper reaches of the Upper West Side, closing a Kennedy's Fried Chicken and a restaurant called Columbus two times each. [WSR]