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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Cuban Restaurant
“In summer only. Spin off from the Cafe Habana Soho. They have a cafe Habana to go across the street that is open year round.”
  • 165 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“An old favorite - has been around for a while. I like their breakfast and brunch the best but they also have great dinner options, especially the tapas. Has live music on some nights. ”
  • 195 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“An ingredient-driven, seasonal Italian restaurant with a strong wine list and specialty cocktails.”
  • 158 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Cozy American bistro with a hidden Japanese joint in the back (unmarked door beyond the bathroom)!”
  • 141 locals recommend
“Fort Greene & Clinton Hill’s iconic neighborhood gastropub for local brews, bites & cocktails. They usually have happy hour 3PM-7PM daily and bottomless brunch! ”
  • 90 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Great italian hand-made pasta and a back garden. Near the beautiful fort-green park. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“Farm to table French restaurant, located in a cozy brownstone with outdoor seating in summer months.”
  • 53 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Delicious new American fare in Ft Greene. Also, fun to hang out late night at the bar!”
  • 58 locals recommend
Burger Joint
“What would a trip to NYC be, without a stop at Shake Shack? For the most decadent of experiences, get the Shack Stack – a burger with a meat patty plus a deep fried, cheese-filled portobello mushroom.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Great Pub with all your favorites with a great Draft selection. If there is a buzzy game on, this will be the place to watch it while enjoy some good grub and drink.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Latin American Restaurant
“Pan south American cuisine. Excellent meats. Nicely designed. Very atmospheric back garden. ”
  • 47 locals recommend
German Restaurant
“Great German hoffbrau house with tasty food and big communal picnic tables. Very family friendly.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“This is my favorite sushi joint, it's in a great location and the prices are unbelievable for the quality sushi you get! Umami soup is to die for!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“Our favorite Thai restaurant in the area. Budget-friendly and right near BAM. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Cozy cantina serving typical Mexican fare & margaritas, plus brunch, in a colorful setting. Serving sizes are plentiful.”
  • 35 locals recommend
“Bring your dancing shoes! Mo's has been a staple venue since childhood for me. On any given night, you can find a great Hip Hop/ R&B/Soul DJ and #goodvibes of which Brooklyn is known for. ........FYI: They don't sell food but allow you to bring in any variety of food (even have it delivered) in this Cash Only Bar.”
  • 31 locals recommend