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Traif

229 S 4th St, (between Havemeyer St & Roebling St), Brooklyn, NY
347.844.9578
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Ranked #12 of 4,462 Restaurants in Brooklyn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Eclectic
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Great service, great atmosphere. Whole staff was very friendyl. This place is truly a gem. The small plates are perfect because it allows you to try all the joy this place has to offer, like the bacon crusted doughnut or the strawberry glazed ribs.

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Melbourne, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Went along with a Jewish friend and loved it, took a little while for us to find but worth it. Had to ask the waiter to stop bringing food...he didn't! relaxed, professional and different.

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I would like to begin by suggesting no one to come here on an empty stomach. The portions are definitely a microcosm compared to other eateries. We were here for a birthday celebration for 7 people and foolishly ordered the "chef's selection". My initial choice was ordering an entrée for myself but since the majority of the party wanted the... More

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dallas, texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Started off a little rocky when they did not have our reservation. But quickly changed when they not only fit us in but amazed us with great service and interesting, delicious, amazing food. There were four of us so we did the "chef selection". Everything was the so good.

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Boston
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

What a fabulous place....On a chance trip to Brooklyn we discovered this restaurant 3 blocks from where we were staying. Everything we tried (8 dishes between 3 of us) was superb, Each dish had too many ingredients to list but we had the lacinato kale, salt and pepper shrimp, broccoli rabe, black spaetzle, Korean Hamachi, braised pork cheeks, sweetbreads and... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

What a great evening; the food is excellent! We ordered 5 dishes and we enjoyed all of them. Everyone that goes here has to order the figs wrapped in bacon with blue cheese... One of the nicest dishes we have eaten! A definite must visit if you're in New York.

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Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

best brunch in brooklyn. their bacon donuts with coffee ice cream make this so much better than it already is!

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Jackson Heights, NY
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had a family dinner at Traif and since we were five, we were able to savor 15 of the small dishes on the menu. They were all well prepared with fresh ingredients. The variety of offerings appealed to the various tastes. Some dishes that night were crayfish, sweetbreads, sliders, Shishito peppers, pork ribs, goat neck (yes and it was... More

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Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

An unexpected treat. Goodness throughout in an inconspcious location. Microscopic open kitchen. Chaotic environment, caring, skilled and friendly staff. Love it, 100% chance of return.

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United States
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The airy doughnuts topped with dulce de leche and crispy bacon bits with a scoop of strong coffee ice cream is a must. The cocktails are creative and pair perfectly with the food. Get the head-on prawns and be prepared for a wonderful, delicious, spicy mess. For singles or couples, seats at the bar are recommended to watch the magic... More

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