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Black Swan

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1048 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4891
+1 718-783-4744
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11:00 - 03:59
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 03:59
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Bogota, Colombia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

We ate at the bar after a long day of walking around the city and both the drinks and food were very good. Good service, big portions and a lot of taste.

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Thank Laura C
Bloomington, Minnesota
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134 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Stopped in for a late lunch when arriving in the area. We all were happy with our lunch choices. Note that some of the choices could have easily been shared. There was a mix up on our order but was quickly corrected. It was a quaint little bar/restaurant. We were the only ones there in the late afternoon so not... More 

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Thank Cindy W
Columbus, Ohio
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260 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

After a day at Afropunk Fest, we were looking for something to eat at a late hour and Black Swan was the only place open in the area we were in. I ordered a portobello sandwich with a salad. It came to me with fries instead. I reminded the bartender that I ordered a salad and it arrived twenty minutes... More 

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Thank Kristin R
New York City, New York
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great pub food and happy hour don't go there if your looking for a heavy dinner. Multiple appetizers should be sufficient! Def get the Mac n cheese and Thai wings!

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Thank mimzk9
Salmon Arm, Canada
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner here at about 6:30 and the bar was already busy. We sat at the tables in the back and usually I don't like loud music (hard to have a conversation) at dinner but it suited this place. It was an all around good time with attentive and friendly service. A great beer selection (I got a... More 

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Thank Emily G
New York City, New York
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45 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

My boyfriend and I love heading to black swan. It is in walking distance of our home and its a nice like hangout. There are always daily specials on drinks which is good. They also have basketball and soccer nights. The food is also pretty good. I love the black swan salad, their bloody mary, and their brunch.

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Thank MelodySPerry
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Spent a few days in Brooklyn, it was nice at the end of the long days to have a few beers and something to eat, the range of beers were good, the food was always well cooked and the service was always friendly. They also show Prem football on a Sunday morning that I didn't take advantage of. If you... More 

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Thank John G
San Francisco, California
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

I was back in Brooklyn for a few days and I really wanted to go back to either Do or Dine or Sud, until I read all the great reviews of Black Swan. It did not disappoint! They've got a respectable beer selection (which is saying a lot, since every place in the area has an amazing beer selection!). I... More 

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Thank David S
Brooklyn, New York
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

First time visiting, had calamari, thai wings, chopped salad (could be better). The calamari was seasoned well, thai wings were sweet. The chopped salad wasn't bad, but we ate that last. Food is an experience and so having ate that last it was a let down. Staff is friendly and I will be back for the chicken and waffles and... More 

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Thank T L
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

great menu and good service, the decor is truly english pub and i had the best burger ever while my kids loved the bacon mac and cheese and the lobster mac and cheese

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Thank maria d

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 03:59
Monday
11:00 - 03:59
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:59
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:59
Thursday
11:00 - 03:59
Friday
11:00 - 03:59
Saturday
10:00 - 03:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4891
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-783-4744

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