It's no secret that Oded Brenner is obsessed with chocolate; now, early in the New Year, the Max Brenner founder will open Little Brown Chocolate Bakery & Coffee on the Upper East Side. Brenner's "love affair" with both the cacao and coffee beans is proclaimed in large letters on the wall of the 25-seat casual bakery, where you'll be able to eat in or order to go. Potable options include organic Kobricks coffee mocha is the signature roast and drinks focus on chocoholic options such as a Nutella latte. To eat, find chocolate-and-yogurt fruit parfaits, pastries like a chocolate-cream pretzel, and some savory choices in the form of sandwiches and salads. The caf will serve breakfast all day and peddle Little Brownbranded chocolate goodies to take home. Have a peek at the full menu below.
Little Brown Menu [PDF]
Little Brown Chocolate Bakery & Coffee, 1269 Lexington Ave., at 85th St.