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Foodswings - CLOSED

295 Grand St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11211-4406
718-388-1919
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CLOSED
Price range: $3 - $8
Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Vegan, Vegetarian, Fast Food
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Dining options: Takeout

19 reviews from our community

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  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Yes! I'm sure if you are vegan or veg in Brooklyn you have heard of this place. They are known for being laid back I'm talking really laid back so laid back that their employes can where what ever they want to work. If you like a cool funkey eclectic place to eat look no further. Also they have punk... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I'm a vegetarian that loves junk food, so needless to say this place caught my attention. When I first walked in, I was a little taken back by the fact that the lady behind the counter was sitting down (and took my order while remaining seated) and furthermore that when she finally stood up as she had to in order... More 

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Rome, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

I ordered and payed coffee and cake. The waitress dressed like a punk take the order gave me the coffee and went out smoking. After 20 minutes and no cake I politely asked again were my cake was and she told me that I did never asked for it! What????? We started to argue and after 5 minutes I decided... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Enough said. This vegan place has mock fried chicken and it comes in crispy, BBQ or hot! The food variety is creative and delicious. We had the eggplant parm sandwich and the "chicken" cutlet sandwich with vegan mayo. They were great!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Rockabilly-meets-Ghandi atmosphere and delicious, naughty-but-nice vegan "junk" food are a special treat at this hip Brooklyn joint. My partner and I went during brunch hours on a Sunday so we both got a (big!) tofu-fake-cheese biscuit and split a chkn-wing platter with vegan mac & cheese. Also an order of punk fries (fries covered in fake nacho cheese and chipotle... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend were really keen to visit this place on our most recent trip to NY, as we'd heard tonnes of great reviews. I have to say the experience as a whole was pretty hit and miss. I have type 1 diabetes, so I make sure to avoid consuming pointless sugar (such as buying full cal soda etc).... More 

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Washington DC
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202 reviews 202 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Foodswings is a great little place with super-amazing fries. Both the food and service were terrific. The menu is really extensive and fun to review but it's definitely hard to decide what to get! Go, relax and enjoy!

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Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013 via mobile

I'm not vegan but I enjoyed our visit to Foodswings! There is so much choice of burgers and fries.. Plus other main courses. The mint choc milkshake was delicious too! Good value, great service.

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Marlton, New Jersey
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140 reviews 140 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012 via mobile

Super cool place! Has a cool vibe to it. The food is - SUPER! They have vegan choices i never even knew could be made! Even have vegan "milkshakes" which blew me away! Even my boyfriend who isnt vegan LOVED his meal! Awsome place! Must go!

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Western Mass
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70 reviews 70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

Small vegan cafe with counter service. Serving all vegan burgers, heros, wings, shakes, smoothies, etc. It was me, a vegan 50 something, my wife (like I'd tell her age here...), and our 20 yr old son who is an on again/off again vegetarian (currently off again, and the only member of our party who looked he belonged there (blue hair,... More 

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Additional Information about Foodswings

Address: 295 Grand St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11211-4406
Phone Number: 718-388-1919
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 3 - 8
Cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian, Fast Food

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