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Rose Water

787 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-1210
+1 718-783-3800
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“fish cakes” (3 reviews)
“polenta” (3 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
787 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-1210
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Two of us visited early on March evening for dinner. The staff was very welcoming, The bread marvelous and the starters - grilled carrots with a lemon yogurt dipping sauce and lettuce salad with wonderful sweetened walnuts were both memorable. The kitchen modified my rigatoni,...More

Thank markwY4783QE
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This small restaurant is in the Park Slope neighborhood. The service was very friendly and attentive and the food was very flavorful and well presented. We asked for a second basket of the homemade bread it ws that good.

Thank markwY4783QE
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My wife and I just moved into the neighborhood and decided to try out this restaurant for dinner. We did the 3-course prix-fixe market menu, with the wine pairing. It was a great deal for the price! Three courses and three glasses of wine each...More

1  Thank Jake L
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is a small local restaurant in Park Slope where we LOVED brunch. Ample serving, reasonable prices and just a wonderful vibe. Service was with a smile. We enjoyed sitting out on a warm Saturday morning.

Thank Mammo516
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Been at Rose Water for a mini couple's night - and realized we should come more often.We both chose the prix fixe menu with wine pairing, albeit different options for each course. Everything was prepared and presented very skillfully, the chicken liver pate was excellent....More

1  Thank mh-bklyn
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Small local restaurant in Park Slope with superlative tasting food. The portions are small by American standards, but perfect for a multi-course meal. All four diners cleared starters and mains without a scrap left on the plate. Those who had dessert also ate everything put...More

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 16 April 2017

If you're looking for a great brunch, look no further than Rose Water. From enjoying the cozy space to the last sip of your coffee, this place delivers every single time. I like to enjoy the afternoon having some coffee, enjoying a great assortment of...More

Thank PieceofPiee
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It is smaller than you think so you want to make a reservation. The food is good and elegant and a nice sort of European quantity, no doggy bags needed. We've been here a couple of times and the quality is consistently high. Weekend brunches...More

Thank travelblom
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Although Rose Water had been in Park Slope for decades we only recently tried it for weekend brunch. One very appealing factor is they open early which accommodates the early risers in our family and gets us ahead of the rush. On the two occasions...More

Thank napman
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The wait might put you off but it's worth it! Had the lamb chilli followed by pancakes, both brilliantly done, well presented and yum! Portion sizes are European, so little goes to waste! Do recommend and will visit again when in Brooklyn.

Thank Kubair A S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 31 - USD 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 787 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215-1210
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-783-3800
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