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221 S 1st St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-8853
+1 347-335-0187
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“skirt steak” (5 reviews)
“empanadas” (5 reviews)
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Latin, South American, Spanish
$$ - $$$
221 S 1st St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-8853
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

To our surprise-Tabare was a great find indeed on a random night in Williamsburg. Unique, low key, and just enough character. This Uruguayan restaurant is worth the drive for brunch/dinner. Romantic, intimate, warm, very interesting decor, and mix crowd. It was a nice warm night...More

Thank Manhattan114
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Service was great. Food was absolutely amazing. I loved my hand-pulled linguine cooked in hamburger tomato sauce. My partner had a steak seasoned with some unique Uruguayan sauce, very juicy and tender! The potatoes cooked in duck fat were very crispy on the outside, very...More

Thank Chloe L
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I didn't know the restaurant would be serving brunch only. I wasn't feeling too great but I toughed it out. They sat us down right away 15 minutes before the reservation time, that was nice. The food Appetizers- order of empanadas- one chicken, one beef...More

Thank katreyes_1
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I went there with my friends and two kids for brunch. We reserved the table for six. For brunch you have to make reservation especially when you are going there with a larger group pf people. We ordered for kids breaded chicken cutlet with french...More

Thank Yennefer18
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Discovered Tabare a few years ago and have regularly returned even from across the river. The food warrants it - octopus casserole, steak sandwich (loaded with everything you could possibly imagine), chimicurri skirt steak and the chicken milanese with mustard are delectable, and happy hour...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Went with friends from Uruguay on an ice cold Saturday night early February. Had a fabulous meal and good time. Very cosy, unpretentious atmosphere. Fast & friendly service. Food superb. Three dishes: cheesy entre, pasta as main and serious chocolate cake for desert. Straight forward...More

Thank bikemikeone
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

So I have been coming to Tabare for a few years now. I recently went and it was exactly as I remembered. Let's just say having a father who is Uruguayan I almost never order steak when going to a restaurant but omg they sure...More

Thank Iwant2traveltheworld
Reviewed 24 May 2016

My friend and I were in NYC on business and hopped over to Brooklyn for a change of scenery. We stumbled upon Tabare, and we were so happy we did! We sat at the bar and were only going to have a drink or two...More

Thank gwillsie22
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Had the Empanadas, Chicken Milanese, Chivito Completo, Alfajor Rustico, all of which were absolutely delicious! The space was charming and the service superb. We'll be back.

Thank jarrett421
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

You know, if you find yourself walking by and just happen I to this place, you'll have an extremely pleasant time--more so than my rating might suggest. The atmosphere is cosy and quite charming without being to antique-y or Brooklyn dirty. The food was a...More

Thank Zzardvark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 S 1st St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-8853
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 347-335-0187
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