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Fette Sau

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354 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3308
718-963-3404
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The meat and atmosphere are really good and the prices are fair. However, we had to wait in line for almost an hour and when we left the line was almost twice as long as in the beginning (i.e. 1.5 hours wait). To be fair it was on a Saturday evening but I think in high times be prepared for... More 

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Thank Alexander P
Greenport, New York
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On a typical afternoon weekend, you will notice one thing as you approach Fette Sau... a very long line. Fret not! They have a unique way of serving the customer at Fette Sau which lets the line not be so intimidating after first glance. There is no formal wait staff which will take your order. As your round the corner... More 

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Thank soundviewrest
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Found this place recommended on loads of lists of top BBQ places in NYC and it didn't disappoint. Authentic look and feel to the European-style bar and restaurant, it's not table service so just get in the queue for the meat counter. Really friendly guys who recommended what we should go for and what weights and the sides were outstanding.... More 

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Thank Simeon B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great spot for BBQ. Just do it, you won't be disappointed! Really reasonable prices and decent craft beer!

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Thank Cameron S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited Fette Sau while on holiday I thought it was one of the most 'hip' restaurants I've ever eaten in not the mention great quality produce! The staff were friendly, and the drinks menu was great offering a wide range of craft beers and really great cider. We will definitely be recommended to our friends planning a visit!

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Thank Kerria87
New York City, New York
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My kids LOVE Fette Sau. When they were younger, we used to wait our front (opens at noon on weekends) and wait for the pig to light up (signals open for business)! Large tables, grab a seat where you can. Food is great, staff are friendly.

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Thank Donna C
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

This place is a paradise for meat lovers. A special place and most of the people are men..guess why :))

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Thank Anette A
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This place is small, but the food speaks volumes.I've been to quite a few BBQ places but this one is on top of my list everytime I get in that mood. What's good as well as bad is that the menu is made of chalk which means the menu can change with the blink of an eye. However, the replacement... More 

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Thank Rashaun B
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Always a winner and never lets me down! Food is always excellent. Pork belly is my favorite. Open up a bun, add barbecue sauce and tasty bbq and you have small bites of heaven. It is definitely worth the trip to Brooklyn to dine here. Communal style tables where you can enjoy with friends and strangers who become friends. If... More 

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Thank burgundyboo28
Brooklyn, New York
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

A real BBQ joint.. you go to the counter and order your food.. sit down and eat.. it was as good as almost any place I've been in the south

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 354 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3308
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-963-3404

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