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79 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-3201 (Prospect Place)
718-622-2250
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Schenectady, New York
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a terrific fish special, like my mother's. Myneife had an outstanding beet salad Dessert and Espresso really special. We'll eat here again any time we're in the area. Right near Barclay Center. We had a pre concert dinner

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Wilmington, Delaware
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Miriam has great middle eastern inspired food plus the creature comforts you'd expect from a neighborhood restaurant in Brooklyn. We went for brunch. I had herbed eggs served with Israeli salad (tomatoes and cucumbers finely diced in olive oil), labneh cheese (a cross between cream cheese and Greek yogurt) and freshly made pita. Yum!!! And not too fattening. My husband... More 

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Colmar, France
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice place in Brooklyn, busy and cheerful at lunchtime. We had excellent brunch with different kinds of omelettes, French toast, pancakes. More Mediterranean food is also available on the menu. Good atmosphere

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Guelph, Canada
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161 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Food was wonderful, fresh, authentic and attractively served. Very generous portions. Lamb, red snapper on basmati rice delicious. Very tight quarters, noisy and shabby. Great service. Try it for a taste sensation, everything is good. Falafel, hummus, roasted egg plant with red peppers and goats cheese. Mmmm

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Thank JazCan
NY
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99 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

I went to Mariam with friends for brunch and would highly recommend it. I had the lamb shawarma with basmati rice and it was quite delicious.

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Thank aquasun25
NYC
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59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

went there by recommendation. they have excellent white and red sangria- not too sweet, enough alcohol and fruits-yum! We got 6 appetizers for 3 adults. portions were on small side (tasty dips) but filled us until main dishes arrived. Chicken and lamb shawarmas were delicious. Fast service, relaxed atmosphere. definitely worth a try.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Great Mediterranean menu, affordable prices. Reservation recommended. Loved the branzino special, Mediterranean salad, and many meze. I would like to come back for brunch and for happy hour someday.

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Thank eleeg
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16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

While visiting my cousin in Brooklyn came here for brunch. It was very busy and while I didn't mind sitting at a table with other people, it caused confusion and the waitress gave us our table mates food. Didn't realize it was theirs (we ordered the same thing) until it was too late. It took them 15 mins to bring... More 

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New York City, New York
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124 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a hearty but healthy meal packed full of flavor than look no further than Miriam's. For my money one of the best brunch spots in NYC. The atmosphere is right and the food is superb. Try the shakshuka, the croque Madame on challah bread or the burekas. In all honesty you can't really go wrong... More 

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Hopewell, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We were between basketball games in the A-10 tournament and needed a close quick bite. This fit the bill nicely. It is hard to mess up an egg. I did try the lamb sausage, not a big fan. The eggs Benedict and poached salmon were quite tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Moroccan
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-3201
    (Prospect Place)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-622-2250

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