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Walter's

4.5
46 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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Walter�s in Brooklyn is a trendy surf and turf restaurant that offers a casual atmosphere and a menu filled with perfectly-prepared dishes. Come in for lunch, dinner or weekend brunch at Walter�s or enjoy the bar snacks and starters with a cocktail at the bar. Whiskey, tequila, rum, wine and beer are also available.

Start your meal at Walter�s with steamed duck buns or charred octopus. Bar snacks include sweet and spicy wings and devilled eggs. Entr�es at Walter�s include linguini with clams, steak and vegetarian garganelli. Be sure to visit the well-stocked raw bar that features clams, oysters, shrimp and lobster.

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American
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Hours of operation
Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 1:00am, Saturday - Sunday: 9:00am - 1:00am

We accept reservations for parties of 4 or more. We also keep plenty of tables open for all walk in parties
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Phone number
(718) 488-7800
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Cumberland
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Public transit
C Train to Lafayette
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4.5  based on all time ratings
4.4
food
4.4
service
4.3
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4.2
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipEGLBS (New York Area)
1.0  Dined on September 7, 2016

We chose this restaurant because of proximity to Barlclays Center. We found the renews highly overrated. The restaurant was not attractive, and looked unclean. The seating was uncomfortable with the table too close to the banquette. The food was not good.

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JessicaS (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on July 9, 2016

The food is just great. Everything we ordered was delicious.

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JacquelineT (Philadelphia)
3.0  Dined on June 14, 2016

Extremely noisey & lousy seating are top of my list! Very small round tables are shoved together & u r literally dining with ur neighboring table, practically sitting on their laps! Ordered the bar steak ( $27 )medium & it came out well done. Waitress was extremely attentive & apologetic & thats really only reason we stayed. Steak was great once it was cooked properly & loved the argula salad w dressing. Drinks are pricey-$8 for a can of Crisp beer & $11 for small wine glass of sangria. This was our first & last visit. For paying over $100 for what we hoped was a fine dining & intimate dinner this restaurant fell extremely short of our expectations!!!

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OpenTable Diner (Montreal)
4.0  Dined on May 22, 2016

I've eaten at Walter's many times before and made a reservation to take family to dinner who were in town. Our table was ready as soon as we arrived and (as usual) the service and ambiance were great.

The pork chop was delicious and the jalapeño grits were as well. My mother never eats or orders burgers but saw the table next to us order one and was inspired to do the same. She has commented twice since how much she enjoyed it which is probably one of the highest compliments I could think of (for a burger).

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vipBrian (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on May 7, 2016

Walter's is my go-to when we have Manhattanites visiting us in Fort Greene. Great scene, great menu: it somehow feels like a positive reflection of our whole neighborhood.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on May 7, 2016

Took baby and grandma for a 5:30 reservation and had a great time. Food was delicious and staff warm and sweet to my 11-month-old baby and my 79-year-old mother, alike. The oysters were delicious, if pricey, and they have some of the best fried chicken in Brooklyn (not as good as Brooklyn Bowl/Blue Ribbon). Cocktail menu was a hit for the adults, too. My mom loved her French Dip, and my fisherman's stew really hit the spot, since I'm getting over a cold.

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KelseySortland (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on April 29, 2016

We loved our experience at Walter's! It has a great Fort Greene location, right on the edge of the park. I got the burger and it was delicious. Our server was nice and helpful and overall the place just gave off good vibes. Would definitely recommend this place.

Make a rezzie though because it can get crowded.

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vipmteresa06 (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on April 2, 2016

Always an amazing dining experience

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on March 8, 2016

Terrific restaurant at a beautiful location across from Fort Greene Park, walking distance to BAM and Theatre For A New Audience.

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vipDG53 (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on March 5, 2016

Great food awesome service

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Mags (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on February 27, 2016

Always a good meal just often too loud but latest visit was on a Sat. night so not unexpected.

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Scout (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2016

We just discovered Walter's and it's officially our new favorite place. Fantastic ambiance, delicious food, attentive and relaxed servers. The music was a bit louder than it needed to be, but the young hipster crowd didn't seem phased by it at all. Sweet corner bistro!

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on January 30, 2016

I really enjoyed taking a date out to Walter's. Our table was ready right away at our reservation time. Artichoke dip was a great value and loved the beer. Will definitely be coming back.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 8, 2016

Walter's is amazing... Food, service, ambiance, scene all perfect. I literally would not change a thing about this restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2015

Food was gourmet; Service was Outstanding; Ambiance was Perfect.
What a great place to ring in the New year in Brooklyn.

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foodie (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 11, 2015

I loved the side dish of Brussels sprouts with my burger. It was divine.

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vipmissdelicious (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 2, 2015

Took a group of 5 fellow board members here for our year end dinner. Reserved a booth, and we all had an AMAZING meal. Our org is based in the Brooklyn Navy Yard which has almost no food options immediately nearby, so was delighted to introduce the crew to Walters -- a new favorite for everyone and only 10min walk from the Yard. We had the fried chicken, creamy mushroom pasta, the artichoke dip, the deviled eggs -- it was all DIVINE.

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Rick (Richmond)
4.0  Dined on November 23, 2015

I do not live in Brooklyn any longer but my kids do. Whenever we visit I always try to get to Walter's in Fort Greene for at least one or two meals. Over Thanksgiving we had dinner the night we arrived and lunch on the day after Thanksgiving. I need my oyster fix at this time of year and the raw bar offerings were terrific. Excellent food and great service.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on November 6, 2015

The music was good but seemed much louder than it needed to be. Otherwise a great experience. Food was delicious as always. Would have been nice to not have to shout but I never got the loud music thing anyway.

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KRob (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on October 18, 2015

My two friends and I had an early dinner on a Sunday night and enjoyed ourselves. We split the Caesar salad and boneless ribs to start. The ribs were mouthwateringly good and we all wanted more! I got the fisherman's stew, which was tasty but might have been a little too much sauce and not as much seafood. My one friend got the fried chicken which was moist and delicious and the other got the linguine and clams which she said we the perfect amount of pasta. The service was very friendly and we were well take care of throughout the meal, never felt rushed or ignored! The music was a little too loud, so the server did have a hard time hearing us and vice/versa. The tables are a little bit on top of each other so if you don't like to get to know the tables around you it might not be a good pick for you.

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