How to Make It in Slope’merica

Brilliant move for Bare Burger.

Just as barbecue is having its big, glazed moment in Park Slope, other restaurants are having extreme hits or misses. Bare Burger? Hit. Barrio? Debatable miss. The executive director of the Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District says that a 31-block stretch of Fifth Avenue has around 150 bars and restaurants, with some rents as high as $60 a square foot. The question remains: Who should park themselves there or not? [WSJ, Related]