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Sugar Freak

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3618 30th Ave, Astoria, NY 11103-4360
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Brooklyn, New York
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This Astoria eatery has an attractive storefront to capture your attention and the interior is rustic-looking which captures a real feel of the New Orleans experience. I found ample parking on the street on a Thursday evening. Had the chicken & sausage gumbo with white rice as an appetizer which I found to be a little spicy which is just... More 

Thank Carmelo R
Astoria, New York
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

just had to go in to this restaurant.... great food southern style,,, jumbalaya wow.... corn bread, crawlfish, and if you could make it to the desserts...look out...simply great. a fun place to go...

Thank CousinB1
East Islip, New York
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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a bite with two of our sons in August 2016. Don't be fooled by the name or the exterior. This place has some awesome New Orleans dishes. From PO-Boys to Crawfish to chicken and waffles. We started with apps, Pop Corn Alligator, Roasted Oysters and a Mac an Cheese Beignet Slider. Our Waiter Colin was outstanding the... More 

Thank wconnor
Whitestone, New York
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my favorite restaurant. Everything is great here from the char-broiled oyster, the jumbalaya to the benets. I highly recomend the blackened cat fish with craw fish ettoufet. and all types of oysters and fried chicken and jumbalaya. This is a must try restaurant for all.

Thank Lorraine K
Astoria, New York
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359 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came back for brunch today. The name Sugar Freak is strange considering they serve so much more than sugary foods. However, a meal here is well worth splurging on once in a while.

Thank neil102
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135 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

If you like delicious, fattening, huge brunches, this Louisiana type brunch place is just for you. Delicious food, fun decor and considering the crowds, good service. One negative- no reservations so you will always wait for a table.

Thank CurtM
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205 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Thinking this was mostly a "Cajun" restaurant, I told my wife we were going to a Southern restaurant so she wouldn't go into panic mode - turns out that it is both - we got blackened shrimp, fried chicken and waffles and chicken - all pretty much what we can get at dozens of places near us in NC. Everything... More 

Thank Eswau
Lynchburg, Virginia
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The food we had was average, the waffles were soft, not crisp on the outside and fluffy on the inside, the chicken was dry so much that I had to dip it in the syrup. Speaking of syrup... when you pay almost $20 for a waffle and a piece of chicken you would expect the syrup to be served warm,... More 

Thank S T
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

This place does the best Cocktails I have had in New York. Ask for.the Hurricane. Also has great southern food and some real interesting bits such as Popcorn fried Aligator. The staff are really nice and there is a fantastic atmosphere.

Thank Enda W
Astoria, New York
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

This place has great food. Great for brunch or dinner. I'm a fried chicken man so that's what I usually get. Great funky ambiance.

Thank Nathan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 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
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3618 30th Ave, Astoria, NY 11103-4360
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: 718-726-5850

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