Bar Tano

TRAVEL EDITION: NEW YORK Best Place for Casual Conversation and Drinks Overall: A- $$ This Brooklyn-based restaurant builds an authentic Italian menu by creatively mixing a variety of fresh, basic ingredients. Each of the classically inspired hand-crafted dishes brings a twist to the charmingly rustic yet modern table. Bar Tano is as inviting as a close friend’s patio barbecue. Insider tip: Around 5:00pm you may want to sit at the bar for direct service, or order drinks and appetizers right after being seated. It can get busy, but the staff are always welcoming. The lunch special,…