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190 Dean St, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2212
+1 718-576-3209
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“trout” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
190 Dean St, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2212
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came in for a late dinner on a Friday night. The wait was about an hour however the hostess recommend a bar close by for a drink while we waited, she would call when they are ready for us. Well worth the wait. We...More

Thank Cynthia-LAX
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Enjoyed the food, enjoyed the BYOB wine and just loved the overall movement and business of this restaurant. Feels really authentic and a fun place to be. Enjoyed everything.

Thank Bobymax
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

It would be hard to imagine a nicer, cozier more pleasant setting. It felt like we were in the middle of a movie art director's sketch book Food was delicious. Salads, pasta, chicken and fish all perfect. Cute cocktails, solid wine list. Not a single...More

Thank Oskar-Brooklyn
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Met friends from Manhattan this evening and it was such a wonderful experience. Rucola is off the beaten path in a quiet neighborhood and is the perfect setting for this 5 star restaurant! The pasta was amazing as were the scallops but the star of...More

Thank Tmutzig
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Very nice brunch in Broolyn, with local products and nice menu! Plates size are perfect not too big not too small! Love the cozy decoration

Thank Lisa13080
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My friend and I had a wonderful Saturday brunch here, with very attentive service, an original menu, and a chance to linger over our meal without being rushed.

Thank VermontTeacher44
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Just back from having dinner here. It was lovely. The food was so fresh & authentic (especially the buratta & the squid tagliatelle!) and the service is understated & efficient in a friendly way. The olive oil ice cream was delicious. A wee gem.

Thank AnnaGwen
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This place is my favorite place to dine in the world today 7/20/17... the portions are appropriate... not Americanized-overly large... but just right and sooo tasty!

Thank Linde S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Came in for dinner with a booking. This is a very busy and cosy restaurant, though the food is great and the staff go out of their way to look after you. Probably a little too cramped for my liking, though an enjoyable experience nevertheless.

Thank Andre1892
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Rucola is a small neighborhood restaurant in Brooklyn. We tried to get in for dinner but it was packed so we went for brunch the next day. We were lucky to get a seat at the bar because again it was very crowded. We enjoyed...More

Thank Kate B
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5 January 2018|
Response from Linde S | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall, however my daughter was able to find gluten free options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Dean St, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2212
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-576-3209
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