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Beast

638 Bergen St, Brooklyn, NY 11238
(718) 399-6855
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Ranked #733 of 4,447 Restaurants in Brooklyn
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri 5:00 pm - 3:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Spanish, Tapas
Most recent review
- Sep 4, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
nyc
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The name is unique and so is the food. Loved the parings and contrast the chef creates. The steak is a favorite! A hidden gem in an up and coming neighborhood

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We went there during a weekend trip with another couple who lives in the area. It was excellent. We went late so we missed the dinner rush and got sat right away. The food was amazing, especially considering the tiny kitchen we passed on the way to the table. We tried entrees and small plates and everything tasted great. Service... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Highly recommended. The food quality was excellent, brilliant anitpasto selection. I recommend the goats cheese and fig pesto tartlettes. Service was average, casual and friendly but slow, I ordered an Arnold Palmer which only came at the end of the meal because of a lack of fresh tea but they didn't charge me for it. Portion sizes could have been... More

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Marlton, nj
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

When our party of 4 sat down to dinner at @6:00 p.m. (timing is significant here), our waitress dutifully informed us that each of our respectiive appetizers and entrees would be served when they were ready. In other words, each would not be served at the same time. We assumed (wrongly it turned out), that dishes would be served within... More

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uk
Top Contributor
215 reviews 215 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Really nice place and great burgers. The veggie options aren't massive though. Good food, really good service and very affordable. Worth a visit.

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Los Angeles, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

The menu of small plates and creative cocktails evolves from season to season. The service is always friendly and efficient. I really appreciate the range of veggie options, the solid draft beer choices, the use of seasonal vegetables, and the choice of quieter homier atmosphere in the back versus lively bar scene in the front room.

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Food here is quite good, but it's overpriced, and servings aren't too ample. Can be very noisy at times, too.

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New York City, New York
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93 reviews 93 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Who knew that 25 blocks from Park Slope, on the other side of Flatbush Avenue, lies this gem, situated on the corner of Bergen and Vanderbilt in Brooklyn's Prospect Heights. The "crack" bread (named because it's so addictive) will start you on your way. Main courses the night we visited include mahi mahi, scallops with a fabulous sweet potato mash,... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Beast is predictable, consistent and not too challenging. It's on Vanderbuilt Avenue in Brooklyn, so it's in a quickly changing neighborhood siphoning up the people somewhere between their late twenties and early re-hab. It's acceptable bar-food. It's a lively bar-scene. It's in a cool building. Not a destination on it's own, but certainly worth checking-out if you are in the... More

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San Francisco, California
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300 reviews 300 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Took my daughter and a couple of friends to this Prospect Heights favorite. Everything was totally delicious and very reasonably priced. Got caught a little short on cash (they do not take cards) but fortunately there is a handy ATM a half block away across the street. I had the chorizo hash and my daughter the Grilled Prosciutto and Asiago... More

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