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The Spot American Bistro

417 Prospect Place, Brooklyn, NY
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Ranked #1,998 of 4,427 restaurants in Brooklyn
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:45 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:45 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Most recent review
- Jun 15, 2014
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English first
Somers Point, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Went to visit my daughter and decided on the Spot-- Big mistake. It was so hot and stuffy inside but unable to accommodate us outdoors where it was cooler! Waited very long to place drink orders..Luke warm Coffee (or mud) was served in dirty cups.Iced tea was not brewed - it was awful.. Waited another 20 minutes to put our... More

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Willow Street, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The ambiance of The Spot is really great. We loved the way it is set up...nothing fancy but comfortable. The staff was friendly, attentive, and helpful. But sadly the food was only mediocre. They didn't have my first menu choice....nor my second. What we finally ordered ended up to be OK but nothing special. Frankly I had the feeling that... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here on a Saturday night. It wasn't packed at all! We got there a little before 8pm.. We placed our orders and an hour later, our food still wasn't out! The hostess not once did she come over to check on us or to agknowledge the fact that we were waiting for an hour for... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

Brunch here was very good and prices are very reasonable. I had the french toast which was uniquely made with cream cheese. The place is very small overall and with limited space to move around. But I guess the unlimited drinks made up for this.

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Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

The service at the Spot can best be called intimate. Like visiting a friend's home that's a gourmet cook. The food was wonderful from appetizers to dessert. The atmosphere is friendly with waitresses who greet you like family and regular customers who do the same. Mellow music and a flat screen TV contribute to the warm atmosphere. Prices are way... More

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