Park Slope standby al di là was a pioneer in that neighborhood years ago, and now the Italian staple's owners are looking to trailblaze in a different hood: Prospect Heights. Late last week, they opened Bar Corvo on an up-and-coming stretch of Washington Avenue, featuring a similarly understated menu of simple fare, from calamari salad to semolina gnocchi with oxtail ragù to a grilled pork chop. See the full lineup below, and scope the space and some food in our slideshow.
Bar Corvo, 791 Washington Ave. btw. Lincoln and St. Johns Pl., Prospect Heights