Bushwick’s First Superhero Arrives at Roberta’s


I’ve known Phil since his early year’s in Bushwick in 2000, and yesterday I had dinner at Roberta’s pizzeria in Morgantown and was happy to see that he’s working there.

A native of Florida, Phil has the uncanny ability to do the unexpected to save lives. He’s a career bartender and waiter who will stop at nothing to unmask the secrets of fine food & libations. He’s worked all over Williamsburg including Allioli and Bugaloo, which…if you haven’t heard…got bought by Moby.

He’s become one of Williamsburg’s signature personalities, a man iconic of the north Brooklyn renaissance.

Pictured here….Phil cracks the whip in the kitchen.

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  1. […] Another Bushwick Floridian!: Hrag Vartanian sings the praises of his friend Phil, whom he describes as a food superhero who has swooped down to help out […]

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