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Saul

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American, Contemporary
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200 Eastern Parkway, At the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY 11238 (Between Bergen St. and Dean St.)
F Train to Bergen Street.
(718) 935-9842
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 40
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Minus a star for the service

Amazing food and comfortable atmosphere. Loved the venison loin cooked rare and the scallops with barley and sweet potato. Innovative and delicious. However the waitstaff is more concerned about setting empty tables when guests are looking to order a drink, get bread or the check. Almost... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
BuckeyeChef
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New York
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
New York
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Amazing food and comfortable atmosphere. Loved the venison loin cooked rare and the scallops with barley and sweet potato. Innovative and delicious. However the waitstaff is more concerned about setting empty tables when guests are looking to order a drink, get bread or the check. Almost impossible to get anyone's attention as they focus on placing untensils on the table.

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Connecticut
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

After reading several positive reviews, I booked this place on a Saturday evening. It was a special occasion and I wanted a nice, relaxed evening with two friends of ours. Well, I don't know Brooklyn well, but apparently on the first Saturday of every month, the Brooklyn Museum (where Saul is located) is part of Target's First Saturday celebration. The... More 

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Brooklyn
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

First time visit after Saul's relocation from Court St -- very enjoyable dinner for two in a great setting; through internal window you observe museum strollers while dining. Service was impeccable and provided great advice on food and wine pairing. Worth mentioning: foie grasse. Will we come again -- most certainly, now that we know how to find this hidden... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Overall, very good dining experience. Food involved creative flavorful seasonal combinations. Also appreciated that food overall was not very heavy, maybe geared appropriately to summer dining. Considering it's in the Brooklyn Museum, I felt like the ambience could be better/cooler. Possibly relatively high prices also keep # diners down.

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Delaware
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215 reviews 215 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Saul was an unexpected delight during a group visit to excellent Brooklyn Museum. Headed for the good (less pricey) cafeteria, we noticed a new dining option: Saul. What a fine lunch we enjoyed! Saul's affordable 'prix fixe' of salad + entree= $28; however we chose Atlantic Halibut (w/English peas, scarlet turnips) and Vermont Rabbit (w/asparagus, potatoes, radish) as more tempting... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Amazing Birthday lunch & our waitress was so much fun to talk to. Highly recommend!! Totally love this place! Food was flawless!

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Berlin, Germany
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

Everything was perfect for our lunch at this restaurant in the Brooklyn Museum. Delicious, imaginative cooking. The lamb belly and the chicken (prix fixe - $28) were excellent. Attentive service. Good ambiance. As a bonus, the Brooklyn Museum was great.

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The ambience of the restaurant in the Brooklyn Museum is so unique and beautiful. As you walk into the museum, which was closed except for those visiting the restaurant, you are surrounded by art. Then you enter this beautifully designed restaurant. The decor is sophisticated urban industrial. The food and service was amazing. Everything we ate tasted delicious. I never... More 

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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

All good at Saul in the Brooklyn Museum. First Class experience. Food and service at its best. Good overall selection but I would like to see a few more cuts of beef added to the selections.I would return again without hesitation.

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Brooklyn, New York
Top Contributor
208 reviews 208 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Saul, formerly located in Cobble Hill on Smith Street, is now in the Brooklyn Museum of Art. How wonderful is that? A great restaurant and a great Museum. The restaurant on the main floor looks out onto the museum. The room is well appointed, modern and inviting. The wait staff is friendly, attentive and beautifully trained to serve in an... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 Eastern Parkway, At the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (Between Bergen St. and Dean St.)
  • Public Transportation: F Train to Bergen Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: (718) 935-9842

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: American, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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