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127 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201-5546
718-855-7500
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Always the best...

I have eaten at Colonie probably 10 times over the last couple of years and it has been such a favorite. Everything is always super fresh and the service is close to perfect. I like to sit and watch them cook at the bar in the back. There is literally not a bad thing on the menu but any... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
hjohnson007
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Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I have eaten at Colonie probably 10 times over the last couple of years and it has been such a favorite. Everything is always super fresh and the service is close to perfect. I like to sit and watch them cook at the bar in the back. There is literally not a bad thing on the menu but any seafood... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This was the most delightfully surprising experience I've had in a long time. I'm new to the area and have been trying out places in the neighborhood. This was a non-planned, walk-up, look at the menu in the window dining experience and I was totally blown away. Every bite was indulgent and satisfying. The service was awesome. The decor was... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Met friends here for drinks after work. We loved the drinks so much, we closed the place down. After the third round of drinks, we ordered food... oysters and clams on the half shell were great. We ended up trying more than half the menu and took no issue with any of it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Loved the ambience and from the get go drinks and oyster specials at the bar were so nicely explained. Ricotta crostini delicious as were the macerated strawberries desert. What I loved however is that after sending our steaks back for being what we felt was underdone, the waitress and other young lady who was possibly the manager both followed up... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Very good, been meaning to go back but haven't yet. Was part of a birthday celebration with a set menu culled from their regular menu. I don't know if it was just for that day/week/menu but the chef does great things with Meyer lemons. There was a Meyer lemon rind marmalade (they may have called it some fancy French name... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We choose Colonie for an after-theatre meal and it was a great way to end the evening. Not a place for quiet romance: it was noisy and bustling but we liked the energy. Some really innovative New American cooking and great choice of American wines served by knowledgeable and helpful staff. We sat at the kitchen counter which provided some... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Great food in a neat atmosphere with excellent service. I would definitely return. The pork chop was awesome. Four of five cheeses were excellent on the cheese plate. The donuts were a great dessert for sharing.

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Bedminster, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Favorite dinner spot with warm, friendly staff and delicious food so I was surprised last Friday evening when the rush of guests impacted the usually excellent quality of service. Despite having just gotten served after a long wait, plates were cleared while we were eating and the check was offered. Will definitely be going back, just not on a Friday... More 

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Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Prior to flying to NY, we'd chosen our New Years Eve destination, Colonie in Brooklyn. We're very pleased we had. 4 course degustation, champagne toast at midnight, DJs in-house. Wonderful. The food here is exceptional and I'd love to be still in NY to go back for brunch/lunch or dinner again. I had the pleasure of being served the crispy... More 

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Hamden Ct
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Hamburgers excellent, deserts very good (doughnuts and cake). Menu very sparse and poorly described as written. Octopus tough, clams not great, panini with ricotta very ordinary, pork chops salty with too much lemon...trout just ok... No chardonnay by the glass, and almost $80/pp overall. Hard to recommend more than a couple of things... Service was good, ambience a bit dark... More 

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Additional Information about Colonie

Address: 127 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201-5546
Phone Number: 718-855-7500
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 127 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201-5546
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-855-7500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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