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501 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-4303
718-788-1014
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English first
Charlottesville
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I first learned of this restaurant upon reading Melanie Rehak's "Eating for Beginners" and became fascinated with the history of the people behind the scenes. Understanding the connection between the fishermen, farmers, and chefs brings a new appreciation for the food on one's plate. Applewood embodies "farm to table" with the charmingly rustic decor and photos of their farm in... More

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Buckinghamshire
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This small restaurant was buzzing on a Wednesday evening. Delicious, innovative food and good portion sizes. Love the fact that they care about where they source their food. Highly recommended.

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Oakton, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My husband and I were in NYC visiting our daughter for her b day. I chose this Park Slope restaurant in Brooklyn as her b day treat because she is VERY health conscious. We were NOT disappointed. Our order: organic wine squid summer vegetable pan roast grilled pork tasting menu carrot cake coffee dessert cocktail all of which was delicious.... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This was our first encounter with the "farm to table" phenomenon and we really enjoyed it. The food was very fresh, tasty and beautifully presented; the service was top of the bill, friendly and chatty without being obsequious. The tastes were unusual, a little on the sweet side, but wonderfully balanced - my co-diner swooned over the roasted gnocchi with... More

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Brooklyn, NY
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I simply love this place. In the ever popular world of farm to table it is hard to beat this restaurant. They have their very own farm (Applewood Farms) in upstate NY, and their food has the taste and energy of freshness that one should expect with every meal. Nice wine and cocktails, along with a pleasant and knowledgeable waitstaff... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

This homely little nook of a restaurant delivers the freshest ingredients and a great presentation on some of the most creative, healthy and beautifully presented meals I've tried in a restaurant like this. While a little pricey, you can rest easy knowing that the eco-conscious procurement and preparation were worth it, and the time spent creating, preparing and serving your... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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78 reviews 78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Love the Meet the Farmer dinners, but our last three visits for 2 dinners and brunch, we're not as good as all the millions of times we've dined there since they opened. We feel it's fallen off a bit since the owners left and are F/T on the farm. Many bugs in my salad recently, and some meat way too... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Brunch was a great experience. Perfect venue to catch up with friends. Vibrant venue that leaves you ready to go out and do something with the rest of the day.

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Brooklyn, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We have been going since Applewood first opened and it is always our special occassion place or place to bring the out-of-town Brooklyn doubters. We love the food, the service and the atmosphere. The commitment to local products was so keen that the owners "bought the farm" and even though David is no longer in the kitchen, the food is... More

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New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

Been to Applewood four times and I thought that I should write a review. Each time I have visited, I have always had a wonderful evening. The staff is friendly and the decor is simple yet cozy. You start with (MY FAV) some breads served with different types of spread (Always wonderful) and then your order your foods. The menu... More

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Additional Information about Applewood

Address: 501 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-4303
Phone Number: 718-788-1014
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: American

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