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Tom's Restaurant

782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
+1 718-636-9738
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (26 reviews)
“pancakes” (82 reviews)
“french toast” (19 reviews)
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
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Reviewed today

Heard a lot about this place. Raves about the pancakes and lines out the door for breakfast and brunch, so when recently in the borough we made a point of stopping in at an off hour when it wasn't so crowded to give it a...More

Thank wamrazing
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our son lives in Brooklyn and really enjoys this place especially for breakfast. Which they serve all day. We actually had lunch but one person had breakfast with the best looking bacon I had seen in a while. Wife had a spinach and egg omelet...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the city for a long weekend and went to breakfast at Tom's with a group of se en on Sunday morning.Line was long so we had to wait outside ( it was cold and windy). They actually came outside with complimentary coffee and hot...More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

They stated the best Pancakes...This is so true!! They were the BEST Pancakes!! We all enjoyed the food and service. Will go back on our next trip

Thank centers714
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed very much having breakfast in that traditional American Diner. the food was excelent and service was very friendly. Don't miss! It felt like being in a scene of a Rob Reiner's movie - the eggs and bacon with potatoes on the side, the...More

Thank Noa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's worth going to this place once, at least for the atmosphere and service. This is a relaxed, spirited place that gives you a good sense of the neighborhood. People are friendly. The waitstaff is easygoing. The food is OK. Not great, but all right....More

Thank Grumo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give Tom's double stars I would. We tripped over this gem before going to the David Bowie exhibit at the Brooklyn museum. Cash only!!!!! Food beyond fabulous. Meatloaf and eggs was great. Cherry lemonade great. I wish u had time to try...More

1  Thank Lori Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

FANTASTIC PANCAKES! Worth the wait! We waited circa 30 minutes on a Sunday late morning but was blown away by the lemon ricotta pancakes. The place is super busy, but found the pancakes worth the wait. The atmosphere is super busy on a Sunday morning...More

Thank michelskt
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Great old fashioned café with many breakfast options. Very fast and nice service, great food. I was not a big fan of the Huevos rancheros but the pancakes were splendid!

Thank Jan K
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This place offers a nice American restaurant. It is wuite packed and beware of waiting longer to get a table. They have fair prices and huge selection of dishes. Definitely worth trying if you are visiting NY.

Thank eoez
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Eileen L
13 July 2016|
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes sandwiches are available, as is just about everything, I saw a fitness freak order a plate of just broccolli! Seats around 40 to 50 in two parts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-636-9738
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