The Infatuation's Restaurant Picks

The Infatuation is an app and website, which uses a small team of local editors who dine anonymously to rate and review restaurants. Each restaurant gets a rating, so that you can find the right place for every occasion.

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Best American Restaurants in Brooklyn

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The top restaurants in the city, according to our savvy dining experts.
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Treat your taste buds: Explore Brooklyn restaurants.

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Cecconi's DumboCecconi's Dumbo
1188 reviews
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Contemporary Italian | DUMBO / Vinegar Hill, Brooklyn

Our waitress/ server was incredible. Her name was Anna and she was attentive, made great suggestions, very accommodating and super sweet. More

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Chela Modern MexicanChela Modern Mexican
175 reviews
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Mexican | Park Slope, Brooklyn

Food portions were generous. Though they did forget my daughter’s rice. The margaritas were good. The shrimp tacos and ceviche were the best. The fish tacos were ok, nothing to write home about. Tuesday’s apparently are taco Tuesdays so it was a bit crowded. More

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Convivium OsteriaConvivium Osteria
1082 reviews
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Italian | Park Slope, Brooklyn

Delicious food and large wine list. Good sized portions but waiter could have been a bit more attentive. More

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No. 7No. 7
189 reviews
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Contemporary American | Fort Greene, Brooklyn

The hostess/waitress Katherine is an absolute asset to this establishment!!!!!!!!! She saved the day by providing excellent service. She was courteous, professional as well as affable. Kudos!!!!!! More

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La Nonna Ristorante & BarLa Nonna Ristorante & Bar
390 reviews
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Italian | Williamsburg, Brooklyn

The food is delicious and we loved the atmosphere. It was a quiet night when we went. Nice bartender from Philadelphia. More

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Specials at top restaurants in Brooklyn

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Speedy Romeo - BrooklynSpeedy Romeo - Brooklyn
115 reviews
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Contemporary American | Bedford / Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

This is my favorite place in BK!! Food is amazing! Service is outstanding! Ambiance is perfect for any occasion! :) More

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TaikiTaiki
64 reviews
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Sushi | Boerum Hill, Brooklyn

Absolutely the best sushi I’ve had in New York and at least as good as the best I’ve had in Tokyo! Expensive and worth it! More

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Brasserie SeoulBrasserie Seoul
54 reviews
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Contemporary French | Downtown Brooklyn, Brooklyn

Wonderful food, good service, open pleasant space. Would definitely come again! More

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It was about a 30 min wait but it’s ok More

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Underhill Cafe &grillUnderhill Cafe &grill
1 review
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Greek | Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

Lovely, quaint, delicious neighborhood Greek restaurant. Highly recommended! More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Brooklyn's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Fushimi - Bay Ridge1. Fushimi - Bay Ridge
152 reviews
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Japanese | Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

Great food and service. The music is a bit too loud. More

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Bordeaux2. Bordeaux
48 reviews
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Steakhouse | Midwood, Brooklyn

As always the food was amazing. The service was great. They are always on point! More

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La Cafette3. La Cafette
20 reviews
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French | Williamsburg, Brooklyn

The owners were so lovely and welcoming, unpretentious and friendly. The ambiance was V French- made me think we were in Paris. Food was really tasty! We had burgers, French onion soup and flank steak. Yum! More

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Otis4. Otis
10 reviews
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American | Bushwick, Brooklyn

We love OTIS. We have been twice and each experience was lovely. Impeccably executed courses, very friendly staff, and an owner who really cares about his guests experience. Lovely all around. Highly recommended. More

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Blu Turkish Restaurant5. Blu Turkish Restaurant
38 reviews
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Turkish | Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn

Lovely Tuesday evening dining with friends. Nice menu...great service. Enjoyed by all! More

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New to OpenTable

Brooklyn restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
BAKARBAKAR
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American | Midwood, Brooklyn

BAKAR is Brooklyn's newest American Steakhouse and Sushi Bar bringing you the highest grade Prime and Kobe meats masterfully aged on site in our private dry aging room. Our menu features a Mediterranean selection infused with a taste of Japan.

Come and visit our store where you can also purchase a lengthy selection of dry aged as well as cured meats and poultry from our butcher counter.More

Demi MondeDemi Monde
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Café | Bushwick, Brooklyn

Opened in Bushwick in mid-2018 by a few life long friends originally from Texas, Demi-Monde is a cafe, natural wine bar, & coffee shop located at 257 Varet St, two blocks from the Morgan L stop. We serve organic coffee roasted in the neighborhood by Superlost Coffee and small batch Texas roaster Amaya Roasting Co. We serve organic tea from Bushwick Tea, rotating local microbrews on tap, and natural & organic wines. All of our menu is fresh and features many seasonal rotations. By day, Demi-Monde is an airy specialty coffee shop and cafe, serving brunch, sandwiches, toasts, smoothies, and salads. In the evening we transition into a natural wine bar serving handmade pastas and rotating seasonal sides and salads.More

D’AntanD’Antan
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Italian | Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

The flavors of D’Antan originate from an authentic handshake, from the sharing of common values, between us and all our producers. To savor them all, join us at our tables.More

Koji IzakayaKoji Izakaya
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Japanese | Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn

Japanese neighborhood Pub / Bar serving artful sushi and plates for lunch, dinner and happy hour. Offering Sake, a full bar and authentic Japanese cuisineMore

Parm Barclays CenterParm Barclays Center
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Italian | Park Slope, Brooklyn

Parm celebrates classic Italian American dishes. The restaurant features small plates such as Mozzarella Sticks and Meatballs, and platters and pastas like its famous Chicken Parm and Rigatoni Fra Diavola. The restaurant is located on the Suite Level of Barclays Center, home of the Brooklyn Nets. Diners are encouraged to enter through the Calvin Klein VIP entrance and take the escalator up to Parm.

To improve your experience, the restaurant is cash-free. Cash can be converted into a prepaid card at any of the five cash conversion locations throughout the building.More