247 49th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Phone: (718) 748-6400
Fax: (718) 748-6401
Tacos Matamoros, as its name suggests, specializes in tangy Mexican cuisine with a focus on tacos. The interiors are decorated in warm hues of golden-yellow and orange with flat-screen television screens hung on the walls. As you watch your favorite game, relish tacos served with combinations of green salsa sauce, cilantro, pork, pineapple, steak and chorizo among other options. Some tacos are also filled with unusual meats such as pig’s trotters. Other Mexican dishes include corn tortillas, boiled shrimp and chicken enchiladas, but this place is mostly visited for its unforgettable tacos. The beautiful murals on the walls only emphasize the Mexican setting and create the ideal ambiance for enjoying the spicy food.
Tacos Cachanilla in Brooklyn is a Mexican restaurant. It has a welcoming atmosphere and is very hospitable, you automatically feel as you have been transported to a home in Mexico. The food is tasty and heartwarming. Also the tortillas, tacos, sopes, picaditas etc are handmade and delicious! You can also get your vegetarian friends here for a taste of affordable Mexican food.
This neighborhood restaurant is sought out for warmth, familiarity and consistently great food. Specialties include roasted chicken, grilled flat iron steak and a splendid wine list.
When it comes to German food in Brooklyn, it cant get more authentic than Schnitzel Haus on 5th Avenue. Establishment 2007, the family-run restaurant serves delights that are handcrafted using fresh, seasonal ingredients and traditional recipes. The place features a cozy dining area which accommodates large families and makes for a wonderful relaxed meal, while the outdoor patio arrangement is a nice spot to hang out during friendlier weathers. Preparations such as beef goulash, grilled bratwurst and spaetzle, to name a few coming in portions that are meant to be shared. These delightful German meals can be coupled with their extensive beer list that features excellent tap brews and bottled ones from Germany and Belgium. Live music events happen every weekend while Thursdays, on the other hand, witness awesome karaoke performances from the patrons. Check the website for more on their events.
Have you read the Arabian Nights and wished you could experience the Middle East, if only for one meal? Well here's your chance to do just that. King Falafel offers the best of the Middle East right here in Brooklyn, New York. King Falafel will transport you to the heart of the Middle East, with a variety of gourmet wraps, meat and vegetarian platters, and amazing dessert. Only the freshest ingredients are used to ensure 100% satisfaction.
Rawia Bishara, chef/owner at Tanoreen believes one does not need professional training when it comes to cooking. Having a knack to cook and learning in your mother's kitchen does the trick. A mix of the traditional Middle-East with the contemporary add-ons is what her restaurant Tanoreen is all about. Every dish is prepared with utmost attention and has a distinctive flavor of its own. Lamb being the specialty of this place, you should try the grape or cabbage leaves stuffed with rice and ground lamb.
Located in the Bay Ridge area of Brooklyn, this petite sandwich shop, is famous among the locals and foodies of the neighborhood. Serving delicious handmade sandwiches, they offer a laid-back ambiance, which seems appropriate for a casual lunch or dinner. Their Italian sandwiches are something that customers keep coming back for. Among the whole lot of delicacies, the one that stand out on their menu include, Pesto on Ciabatta, Six Point Roast Beef, grass-fed meat balls and Autogrill sandwich. A decent range of beers and wines are also available to complement the Italian classics of all time. Drop by for a relaxed lunch, or take-away a parcel to enjoy back home.
Mykonos, a beautiful, cozy restaurant situated in a green environment is one of the most comfortable places to hang out in Williamsburg. The furniture is a mix of blue and white making it look lovely in the natural surrounding. Enjoy some tzatziki, feta, grape leaves and beer during the summers in this backyard garden. If you are a nature lover and want to enjoy some good food and drinks, a visit to Mykonos is recommended.
This is one place that will serve you some of the most amazing burgers. They have a vast beer collection to choose from that is extremely reasonable. The staff is very attentive and quick. This place is ideal for brunch and a relaxed afternoon. They are known for catering and offering their space for some of the most fun private parties, corporate functions, charity and athletic events; and can accommodate up to 600 guests. Call ahead or check out their website for booking your events and detailed information.
Greenhouse Cafe is a family friendly restaurant offering casual dining with an excellent service and delicious food. Located in middle of Bay Ridge in Brooklyn, it has a full size bar and three dining rooms which are also used for special events. Choose from salads, soups, broiled or grilled meats served with crunchy veggies. A complete dinner menu boasts of stuffed shrimp with crab meat and citrus chived sauce, penne vodka with grilled chicken or shrimp, grilled pork chop with apple sauce and other delicacies. Celebrate with a special menu on St. Patricks Day, Easter Sunday and Mother's Day.
IKEA Brooklyn Restaurant is part of the IKEA superstores and is located in their Brooklyn store. The restaurant is open on all days and has a family section where kids can have a blast at its fun play area, kid sized seating, highchairs and bibs. They also have kid's meals starting at less than USD3 ! The restaurant primarily focuses on Scandinavian fare like baby back ribs, meatballs with mash potatoes etc. The food is cheap and nice and they have special offers nearly everyday of the week. You can enjoy shopping and have a great grub here.
This Latin American food truck has been around for a really long time now. Previously known as the Lainez Stand, this stand is the original Red Hook Pupusas stand that has been a part of countless soccer games, birthdays, family gatherings and other celebrations that take place at the Red Hook Park. They serve authentic Salvadoran cuisine, specially Pupusas, which is a tortilla that is stuffed with various ingredients like chicken, meat, fish and vegetables and is made of corn flour. As it is a family run business, some of the recipes they use are passed down. The El Olomega is one place where you can find delicious, authentic Salvadoran food.