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Le Petit Cafe

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502 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
+1 718-596-7060
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06:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:30
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New York City, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Romantic surroundings, fresh and well prepared meal, great service. We so enjoyed our dinner here on Feb. 14th 2017. As a Carroll Gardens resident, I was so delighted that we have such an attractive restaurant with such great food so close by. I had the chicken and my husband had the salmon. Also, you have to try the apple pie,... More 

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Thank ready2travelnyc
Brooklyn, New York
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great little eatery hidden inside Carroll Gardens. What looks like a quaint bakeshop from the outside, once escorted to the back of the café, you enter the restaurant. A wonderful little Zen-like paradise. Cozy and serene. Filled with plants, branches, candles, water fountains, and all things tranquil. Add great food to those perks and you have a wonderful escape... More 

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Thank Chris236D
Washington, DC
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74 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hubs and I were strolling down Court Street looking for a place to eat a late lunch. We stumbled onto Le Petit Cafe. It looked small when we first walked in, but then we were seated in the back of the cafe where a huge garden oasis unfolded unexpectedly! Really, this place is fantastic! Very relaxing and peaceful environment. Great... More 

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Thank novacc
Brooklyn, New York
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Unlike my earlier review where my guests and I enjoyed "A wonderful vibe and great brunch in a lively back room," we were seated quickly at the front window because, unfortunately, the place was packed and there are people (no idea where they come from) who will foolishly wait on line for a full 45 minutes for brunch! What possesses... More 

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Thank newjerseyusa
Brooklyn, New York
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367 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This restaurant has probably the most beautiful garden space ever! Surrounded by gorgeous stonework and Buddha statues, it is a calm and peaceful atmosphere. I usually order the amaretto French toast, which is delicious, and an unusual dish which is not readily available on other brunch menus. The cappuccino is very good, and the prices are reasonable. We went during... More 

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Thank SuzyQu15
Brooklyn, New York
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We went out of curiosity and were pleasantly surprised to be ushered into a cavernous back room with great light and a waterfall by a disarmingly friendly gent named Jerry. Our brunch was as comparably fresh and delectable as others along the Court/Smith streets restaurant row. We sat unhurried, sipping mimosas with our unexpectedly impressed guest from California. I almost... More 

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Thank newjerseyusa
Allschwil, Switzerland
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were there for breakfast and had a look at the menu for dinner. We were not disappointed that evening. Dinner was excellent in a lovely atmosphere. Prices were reasonable.

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Thank RuckstuhlC
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

No words! Place is amazing! Garden is so soothing and relaxing, truly one of a kind place in the heart of DT Brooklyn. Food is fresh, simple and very affordable. Everything from pastries to a hunger steak taste excellent! My favorite: arugula salad with portobello mushrooms , roasted papers and grilled shrimp. Do your self a solid - enjoy your... More 

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New York City, New York
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I feel guilty leaving a bad review for a locally owned business, but this place is just not up to par. First, when you walk in it's not clear if you're supposed to sit down for service or go up to the counter. There's almost never anyone who works there behind the counter or in the vicinity. You have to... More 

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Thank Liam G
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I love this place so much. Friendly staff, interesting interior, good food. My favorite is dessert: cream Brûlée. I love this place so much, last year I was in NYC and loved this place, so this year when visiting NYC again I have visited this place again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, French, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:30
Monday
06:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:30
Thursday
06:00 - 22:30
Friday
06:00 - 22:30
Saturday
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-596-7060

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