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128 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6258
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Ranked #282 of 4,466 Restaurants in Brooklyn
Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We took our daughter here for her 25th birthday. The food was enjoyed by all of us - with very different tastes - and the service, especially their recognition of my daughter's birthday, was great.

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Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I always end up here every few months and still really enjoy it. Great service, the food, whilst it doesn't change much, is great and always have good daily specials, the live music is always awesome and it's got a great atmosphere. I really rate this place!

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This restaurant is just 2 blocks from the Nu Hotel that i was staying at and the food was great. when i went there they also had a live music which was great This is one of the must go restaurants in your in the downtown Brooklyn area

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Moscow, Russia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

If you want to have a Parisian experience in brooklyn please visit Bar Tabac. Its atmosphere , delicious menu and very friendly service will assure you have a satisfying experience. I went there foe breakfast had a delicious egg florentine and a good expresso. I am sure the rest of the menu is as good ..

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Evanston, Illinois
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

They have two TV to watch World Cup games. And handed out USA masks. Great fun. And the staff members all seem to have french accents. Nice people. Food is very good for this scene. We have been here 5 times...so you know we like it!

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We barely made it out of the metro stop when we were drenched by a rainstorm on a recent trip to Brooklyn, so we ran into this authentic-looking Parisian bistro only to find a little neighbourhood gem. What we liked most (we didn't eat anything) was the atmosphere - in particular how the bartender greeted everybody personally as if they... More

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gold coast australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

On a recent trip to NYC, a friend also travelling, had previously dined here, and enjoyed her evening, so we, a group of four visited. We did not have a reservation but were shown to table straight away. Restaurant was lively with music playing, and we started what was an enjoyable evening, SO FAR. Service was friendly and food was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Good menu,reasonably priced.There was entertainment that night and we were seated closer to the bar so a bit loud.There is a back room I would opt for in the future.

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Sydney, Australia
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114 reviews 114 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Maybe this is and may always remain my most glowing review ever Why? Because Bar Tabac has so many of the elements we love. Let's start with how we (family of 4/ inc teens) came to know about this place. We were lucky enough to be staying with a Brooklyn local and cafe owner himself. So he really is in... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

A favourite of my wife's, when visiting New York, Bar Tabac is a lively and atmosphere-packed little French bar/restaurant that oozes character. Excellent food (my French onion soup and fillet mignon were superb), good prices and fast, friendly service are all pluses, although the tables are rather close (out the back, at least). Live music most nights too, I'm told... More

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