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Provence en Boite

263 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-4740
718-797-0707
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English first
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108 reviews 108 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Had quiche and carrots soup for lunch. It was absolutely delicious. Fresh ingredients and wonderful flavor. Cozy atmosphere with very good service. Family friendly with babies and children. Price is also very reasonable.

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New Hampshire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The is a place one really wants to like. It's serving a typical French bistro menu, but it's not trying to pretend that it's in Paris, which is a welcome break from the pretense that has invaded Smith Street over the past few years. The endive salad was good but not great - the blue cheese very nice, the endive... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We have been going to this restaurant for several years, and it never disappoints! First off, love the atmosphere; you truly feel like you are sitting in a French cafe. Background music, soft and unobtrusive, of course in French. Service has always been attentive. Brunch there is a favorite meal for me; large bowl of cafe au lait which reminds... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The staff is wonderful, the food is interesting and tasty and the place is comfortable. I have eaten breakfast, lunch and dinner and have never been disappointed. Reasonable prices.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I've been visiting Provence en Boite since it opened some ten years ago. The croissants are heavenly as are the pastries. I've never had a meal there that wasn't perfect. Owners Jean-Jacques are very serious about the quality of their food and service, but are also welcoming and gracious.

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West Nyack, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

You can pretend you're in Paris when you eat at Provence en Boite. On a recent Sunday, the food was well-prepared and tasty. A Bloody Mary was one of the best I've ever had and surprisingly inexpensive. Actually, all of the drinks there--from coffee to juice to wine to mixed drinks--looked enticing. Probably the best part of the dining experience,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is a gem in a little Brooklyn neighborhood. Lovely omelets, fantastic cappuccino and lattes. The pastry: I can't stop raving over everything. It was like being back in Paris.

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Rye Brook, New York, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

snowy saturday enjoyed the french toast and spinach omelet, a real authentic vibe in brooklyn. done very well.

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Brooklyn, New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

My girlfriend and I wanted to scout out a new restaurant in the area (there are so many) and we decided to give this one a try. It was a Monday, and the special (steak and frites) was recommended! It was and still is delicious, and I'm can't wait til I come on Thursdays for the Seafood special. Locals stop... More 

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Germantown, Maryland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

July 24 Dinner Nice little place for quiet outdoors dinner. My daughter and I sat outdoors on a table on the side street, much quieter than the tables on Smith Street. I cannot recall the interior of the place or the decor except for the pastry case, old looking one filled with great looking pastries and desserts. Breads and other... More 

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Additional Information about Provence en Boite

Address: 263 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-4740
Phone Number: 718-797-0707
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Bakery, French

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