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Miss Favela

) #1,925 of 4,616 Restaurants in Brooklyn $$ - $$$ , Latin, Spanish
57 S 5th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249-5106
+1 718-230-4040
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
57 S 5th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249-5106
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The waiter was really rude. He told us we could only sit outside if we ate, and two of us did and the other two were just drinking. He was really annoyed, but he could have just told us to please sit inside. But then...More

Thank ironmaider
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Short and simple amazing food. Waiter slacking big time. Forgot a main course took forever to get it. Then leaving asked for checked waiting over 15 mins. And FYI cash only! Was never disclosed nor posted.

Thank Jcxny
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Place is super small. Bar area is timy and get packed quick! Must say was a bit disappointed with the caiprinahs. Tons of sugar but not muddled all that well. Yes I know its a sugar based drink but the sugar wasnt even dissolved? I...More

Thank thelookforless
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

walking from brooklyn to williamsburg, excellent stop. live brazilian music. enthusiastic bartender. didn't eat just drank, but the food looked spectacular. but bring cash, no credit cards, at least at the bar.

Thank grisel23
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The favela decor theme is really striking -- they have done a really great job with it. My lunch was the potato and onion soup with collard greens and a dish of croquettes. Everything tasted fresh and home-made and excellent. I also enjoyed the pomegranate...More

Thank rh24
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is really amazing - you feel in Brazil and the live band is great. The food though is average and 20% gratuity was added to our bill whereas we were only 3. The service wasn't worth 20% for this reason I am not...More

Thank Nadia L
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The food was good! tried the churrasco! Great drinks too and awesome staff! Right under the bridge, try the outside seating area !

Thank laurahappydesigner
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We were lured in by the sign outside. Turned out it was just a lunch sign, even if it didn't say so on the sign. We had to choose from the menu and the rest is just a sad and expensive story. Bland food, bad...More

Thank IreneSant
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The review title comes from the several native brasileiras ( Brasilians - yes, with an "s" not a "z" ) who have frequented this authentic Brasilian botequim, or tavern. Visited for a noon lunch on a beautiful fall week-day, yet it took some effort to...More

Thank gdig
Reviewed 19 August 2015

The Brazilian Food is AMAZING !! also there Caprainias are to die for it will get you a little tipsy. I love the Urban feel this place has

Thank Eyana D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 S 5th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249-5106
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-230-4040
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