This South-Slope staple for family-pleasing Italian has long been a favorite haunt of Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose house is half a block away. City Hall keeps him from frequenting Bar Toto as much as he did before he was elected, but he still comes back when he can. Loyalty speaks for itself. (411 11th St., Brooklyn. 718-768-4698.)
Signed fine art Giclee prints on museum-quality, one-quarter-cotton 280 gsm paper with archival inks are available in two sizes:
5 x 7 for $55 (email me about this size)
9 x 12 for $95
Editions are strictly limited to 365 copies, and each annotated print is a beautiful reminder that our days are numbered.