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501 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-4303
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Park Slope Gem

This restaurant was relaxed with great food. Service was friendly as well. Great place for a date or a quiet dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was relaxed with great food. Service was friendly as well. Great place for a date or a quiet dinner.

Thank threeapplestall
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168 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great Sunday brunch here. The coffee was excellent, as was the food and service. Located in lovely historic building in Park Slope neighborhood with clientele of couples, families, friends. Outdoor patio seating in season. Seated quickly, but recommend reservation. Note-cash only for Sunday brunch. Great find!

Thank kattriprevus
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267 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

This restaurant is in the Park Slope neighbourhood of Brooklyn. There are loads of food places around here, so the standard is high. This was recommended to us and we had brunch here today. We arrived at 12midday and got a table straightaway. Its the Labor Day weekend, and its quiet around here. He had eggs, bacon and grits, I... More 

Thank MissKDonkey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

A skillful chef with creative ideas and deliver a plate that leaves you wanting more. This is especially true for the ‘small plates’ and ‘desserts’. I met two of my foodie friends here for dinner on our last GNO. It was a Thursday night, we walked in and our table was ready, but the place was almost empty; as we... More 

Thank NYC-Naked-Eyes
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

One of the not-so-secret dining favorites in Park Slope, Applewood offers a seasonally changing menu. Ramps in Spring, root vegetables in Fall, unusual soups, and entrees built around local fish, meats and poultry are uniformly delicious. Touches like the homemade breads and trio of spreads, the often savory truffles and cookies that come with the bill and the homemade sodas... More 

Thank BrooklynAuntie
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My favorite dining experience is breakfast or brunch. Applewood has won me over as a great brunch spot. Enjoyed the spring vegetable omelet but there is a wide variety of dishes to be had. Next time I'm eyeing the fried new york chicken green cabbage slaw and house-made cornbread. Relaxed atmosphere, great service. Just a reminder, they only accept cash... More 

Thank Elizabeth M
New York, NY
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377 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

My wife and I ate an early dinner here the night Lucinda Williams was giving a free concert in the Prospect Park Bandshell. We both opted for the farmers' menu, which was a fixed three course menu that included a wonderful salad, with thinly sliced radishes and parmesan crisps, and a dressing that had honey in it, a berkshire pork,... More 

Thank annbury
Belmont, California
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

A Saturday night dinner with my wife and adult daughter was less satisfying than we expected. Although the service was excellent, the food did not live up to our expectations as our entrees had limited flavor. The prices were reasonable but we went away disappointed as we expected much more.

Thank Bob S
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Four of us, w/ reservation, for dinner. We were on time and seated immediately. Seating is tight as it is not a large place (most in Brooklyn aren't). Ordered 3 mixed drinks plus a glass of wine, all very good. Service was very attentive throughout. Two of us split an order of mussels, the broth was very delicious but the... More 

Thank JCBurke
Brooklyn, NY
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We went back recently after not having been for several years. Very disappointing. Even with appetizers and main courses only, no dessert or coffee, we were there for two and a half hours. Service was achingly slow and unfocused. Nothing on the menu really appealed. Im sure the bread came from a farm to our table, but it should have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 501 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-4303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-788-1014

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?