Brooklyn Restaurants & Nightclubs

Brooklyn Restaurants & Nightclubs

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Brooklyn Restaurants & Nightclubs

Brooklyn is an emerging Restaurant and Nightclub city. You can taste any type of cuisine from around the globe in great depth. At SoulOfAmerica, we focus on the preferences of soulful palettes. We are pleased to report that Brooklyn has depth in Soul Food, Creole, Barbecue, Caribbean and Ethiopian eateries. If you have a sweet tooth, visit Cakeman. Best of all, dining and nightlife are available by subway.

67 Burger
DESCRIPTION: a popular burger joint
CUISINE: Burgers; unusual toppings are their hook and you’re bound to taste one that hooks your taste buds; try the Cajun, bacon and goat cheeseburgers
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Thu 11:30a-10p; Fri-Sat 11:30a-11p
ADDRESS: 67 Lafayette Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: G, A, C lines
PHONE: 718-797-7150
WEBSITE: http://67burger.com

Frank’s Cocktail Lounge
DESCRIPTION: lounge; low key for an upscale neighborhood; the vibe is old school wood panel and a TV mounted on walls tuned to BET and sports
CUISINE: none, but you can order at a nearby restaurant for delivery here
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: $5 Fridays and Saturdays for special events
DAYS & HOURS: Mon 4p-1a, Tue-Thu 1p-1a, Fri-Sat 3p-4a, Sun 3p-1a
ADDRESS: 660 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: G, A, C lines
PHONE: 718-625-9339
WEBSITE: none

Madiba
DESCRIPTION: South African restaurant and shebeen (beer bar); their specialties are garlic-flavored Oxtail Stew Calamari, Tristan Lobster Tail, Prawns Peri-Peri, Durban Bunny Chow, Spare Ribs, Chicken Livers Peri-Peri, and Jenny’s Malva Pudding; good food plus music that plays late into the night, has made it a Fort Greene community magnet
CUISINE: South African
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Sun-Thu 11-12p, Fri-Sat 11a-2a
ADDRESS: 195 DeKalb Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: C, G lines
PHONE: 718-855-9190
WEBSITE: http://www.madibarestaurant.com

The Lab
DESCRIPTION: Jazz club known for after Jazz work sets on Thursday and Saturday night Disco
CUISINE: Light Fare
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: yes
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Fri 9a-5p; Fri-Sat Disco 10p-4a
ADDRESS: 1428 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: C line
PHONE: 718-773-1760
WEBSITE: none

CakeMan Raven
DESCRIPTION: Bakery-restaurant; Raven Patrick De’Sean Dennis, III a lifelong baker who attracts many celebrity clients
CUISINE: Desserts; specialties including wedding cakes, Red Velvet Cake, 7-Up Cake, Chocolate Chocolate Layer Cake and Sweet Potato Pie
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: daily 9a-7p
ADDRESS: 708-A Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: C line
PHONE: 718-694-2253
WEBSITE: http://www.cakemanraven.com

Sugarhill’s Supper Club
DESCRIPTION: restaurant with local name jazz bands featured in a relaxing atmosphere
CUISINE: Soul Food
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: $10 for club only
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Wed, 10a-7p, Thu 8a-10p, Fri-Sun 24 hours
ADDRESS: 609-615 DeKalb Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: G line
PHONE: 718-797-1727
WEBSITE: none

Bathi Restaurant
DESCRIPTION: authentic ethnic restaurant
CUISINE: Ethiopian
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Thu 5p-10p, Fri 5p-11p, Sat 1p-11p, Sunday 1p-10p
ADDRESS: 747 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: G, A, C lines
PHONE: 718-797-9696
WEBSITE: http://www.batikitchen.com

Night of The Cookers
DESCRIPTION: bistro and lounge; features live jazz and soul music on Mondays 5p-12p; also has a franchise in Baltimore
CUISINE: Continental & Sexy Southern; menu includes Blackened Catfish, Bourbon Chicken, Blackened Seafood Platter, Chicken francaise. Po’boy sandwiches, and Shrimp Scampi
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Mon 5p-12p, Tue-Thu 12p-12a; Fri-Sat 12p-2a; Sunday Brunch 12p-4p and dinner at 5p-9p
ADDRESS: 767 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: G, A, C lines
PHONE: 718-797-1197
WEBSITE: http://www.nightofthecookers.com

Aquailis Grill
DESCRIPTION: Upscale Bistro
CUISINE: Mediterranean
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Tue-Fri 4p-10p; Weekends 12p-12a
ADDRESS: 773 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: G, A, C lines
PHONE: 718-797-3494
WEBSITE: none

Joloff Restaurant
DESCRIPTION: diner; opened by Papa K. Diagne in 1995
CUISINE: Senegalese
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: daily noon-11p
ADDRESS: 930 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: C line
PHONE: 718-636-4011
WEBSITE: http://joloffrestaurant.com

Essence Bar and Restaurant
DESCRIPTION: restaurant and lounge
CUISINE: Soul Food
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: 5p-3a
ADDRESS: 1662 Atlantic Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: A, C lines
PHONE: 718-467-3300
WEBSITE: http://essencebar.com

Brooklyn Moon Cafe
DESCRIPTION: coffehouse and bistro that occasionally features poetry
CUISINE: Soul Food, coffee and tea; few complaints about the food, but there are other issues
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Tue-Thu 12a-11p, Fri-Sat 12a-2p, Sun 12a-11p
ADDRESS: 747 Fulton Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: C line
PHONE: 718-855-7149
WEBSITE: none

Junior’s Restaurant
DESCRIPTION: Landmark cafe known for overstuffed deli sandwiches and world famous cheesecake
CUISINE: deli
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Sun-Thu 6:30a-12:30a, Fri-Sat 6:30a-2a
ADDRESS: 386 Flatbush Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: B, M, Q, R lines
PHONE: 718-852-5257
WEBSITE: http://www.juniorscheesecake.com

Ruthie’s Restaurant
DESCRIPTION: neighborhood diner; seats 18
CUISINE: Soul Food and Barbecue
CREDIT CARDS: no
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Tue-Sat Noon-10p
ADDRESS: 96 DeKalb Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: B, M, Q, R lines
PHONE: 718-246-5189
WEBSITE: none

Sista’s Place
DESCRIPTION: diner; features jazz, poetry and an African Farmers Market on Saturday
CUISINE: Coffee, tea, juices
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: yes for special events
DAYS & HOURS: daily 11a-9p
ADDRESS: 456 Nostrand Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: A, C lines
PHONE: 718-398-1766
WEBSITE: http://www.sistasplace.org

Kombit
DESCRIPTION: diner; low prices
CUISINE: Haitian; try the Tossed Mesclun Salad for starters then dive into the Legume San Viand (veggie) or Legume Bef — chances are, you won’t complain
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: no
DAYS & HOURS: Tue-Thu 4:30p-10:30p, Fri-Sat 4p-11p, Sun 2:30p-10:30p
ADDRESS: 279 Flatbush Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: B, Q lines
PHONE: 718-399-2000
WEBSITE: http://www.kombitrestaurant.com

Nio’s Trinidad Roti Shack
DESCRIPTION: diner
CUISINE: Caribbean
CREDIT CARDS: yes
COVER CHARGE: yes
DAYS & HOURS: daily 8a-10p
ADDRESS: 2702 Church Avenue MAP

RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 5 lines
PHONE: 718-287-9848
WEBSITE: none

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