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79 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-3201 (Prospect Place)
+1 718-622-2250
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10:00 am - 10:00 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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Columbia, Missouri
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first experience with Israeli Mediterranean Cuisine! We asked our server "Marco" for assurance and confirmation on our selections. Marco was excellent! We started with the flatbread appetizer and one Mediterranean salad to share. We ordered one entree, the chicken schnitzel, which came with an Israeli salad, pickled beets and mashed potatoes. Everything was delicious and the two... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited on both Friday and Saturday for brunch. The service both times was great. The Israeli breakfast was spot on, although not quite as colourful as you'd get in Tel Aviv. The shakshuka was pretty bland, unfortunately, but edible nonetheless.

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Thank Kevin M
Woodridge, New York
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94 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We were looking for a restaurant that had meat options but also dishes for vegetarians. Miriam fit the bill. Located on a pleasant corner a bit west of the Brooklyn Museum, Botanical Gardens and east of the Barkley Center and downtown Brooklyn, this is a very relaxed restaurant with very good food and service. It has a middle eastern flavor.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Not your typical menu. Loved it so much we went back twice. the line up is long on the weekend but well worth the wait and they will call you when your table is ready so we just shopped in the area and before we knew it they called us. We were a large group of 6 the second visit... More 

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Brighton
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86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

This was a tasty characterful place with a middle eastern flavour. I had a nice feta salad. The service was good. Strong individual identity.

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Schenectady, New York
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 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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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 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 bubbles 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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191 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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NY
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Moroccan, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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: +1 718-622-2250

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