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La Cigogne

) #499 of 4,589 Restaurants in Brooklyn $$ - $$$ French, German
215 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-3503
+1 718-858-5641
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“ratatouille” (2 reviews)
“onion soup” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
French, German
$$ - $$$
215 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-3503
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

We went to La Cigogne for brunch with a couple of friends. We all had different things. My son had a great juicy burger on a hardy bun. The steak sandwich was amazing with a great aioli sauce and the bread was wonderfully toasted. The...More

Thank Lilivinu
Reviewed March 26, 2017

My husband and I debated whether to rate this restaurant "very good" or "excellent". In the end, we decided on "excellent". The ambiance is not elegant: a ballgame was playing on the TV at the bar; but it had a really good, relaxed family ambiance,...More

Thank Annielp
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Ambiance is fine, but don't expect authentic cuisine. Nicoise salad had canned black olives and three green beans, wilted lettuce. Service was very good, but overpriced for mediocre food. Such a disappointment.

Thank 658gerards
Reviewed October 28, 2016

This restaurant serving food from the Alsace region offers a good selection of French and German foods. from Spatzle to Mussels. We shared several apps, Mac&Cheese French style, potato cakes (latkes 3" tall)and really good Onion soup. Entrees were enjoyed by all. The Poulet a...More

Thank Stefan L
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

There food was excellent and because the weather was also we say outside on a modest deck overlooking the street. The tuna was cooked perfectly

Thank JD G
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Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Dinner here 4/13/16. I had the Salad Niçoise, very good. They ask you how to prepare the fresh tuna. My wife had the Spätzle with chicken, also very delicious. The wine selection is good. They have a nice bar. Overall they are bringing the best...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2016

La Cigogne is one of those wonderful small bistros in Carroll Gardens that gently provide a reminiscent taste of a certain place while offering many dishes easy on the American palate. As the name announces, you get a lovely souvenir of Alsace from the bon...More

Thank EdgarCosset
Reviewed March 22, 2016

We live in Brooklyn. Lots of places claim to be family friendly because, well in our neighborhood they have to be. But you can tell they don't necessarily enjoy having small children in their restaurant. La Cigogne is the opposite. On any given Sunday morning,...More

1  Thank Sam J
Reviewed December 12, 2015

Had brunch with my son. Great waiter, very attentive & sweet which is hard to find nowadays and even more important than the food in my opinion.

1  Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

What a fantastic addition to the dining scene in Brooklyn. Walking in on a cold December evening to a warm and cozy room made better by the gracious staff was a great beginning. The special split pea soup- With no ham or cream- was light...More

2  Thank Amy R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-3503
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-858-5641
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Join us in our location in Brooklyn, Cuisine d'alsace, Tarte Flambees specialties and Spatztles, we also offer a variety of appetizer from the traditional onion soup, steak tartar, munster croquette with homemade honey.Our menu is extensive featuring a grilled Salmon and its riesling reduction, Grass fed angus beed with tartar sauce and much more.
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