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.
East Harbor Seafood Palace is a family-style restaurant that serves dim sum and Chinese seafood classics. This eatery is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and features unusual dishes such as Fresh Mini Egg Custards, Phoenix Buns and Sticky Rice with Chicken wrapped in bamboo leaves. The dumplings, rice and noodle dishes provide an authentic experience of Cantonese cuisine and the attractive presentation of the dishes only increase one's appetite. Guests can also watch their favorite games on the television screens while savoring the Chinese classics.
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.
Behind the humble store front of El Tenampa lies a hidden gem that would have been easy to miss were it not for the hoard of hungry diners that swarm this little eatery at meal times. Grocery and deli rolled into one, El Tenampa doles out delicious, simple and authentic Mexican fare including tacos, sopes and tortas. Stuffed with homemade salsas, guacamole, pickles and succulent meats, the tacos sold here are especially popular. Although the deli is far from fancy, the food is undeniably delicious, each bite packed with bold and subtle flavors alike. There are a few tables at the back, but they usually fill up quickly so be sure to arrive early if you want to dine in.
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.
Just on the main road of 5th Avenue, is David's Brisket House, which offers an array of sandwiches and burgers. The pastrami sandwich. according to the locals, is said to be unparalleled. They also have a breakfast menu that includes a variety of egg sandwiches and breakfast omelets.In addition, they offer catering services, free delivery and take out. Visit their website to make your order on-line.