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238 Malcolm X Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11221-2104
+1 917-966-5300
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (9 reviews)
“escargot” (4 reviews)
“oysters” (5 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
238 Malcolm X Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11221-2104
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at this quaint spot for dinner with high hopes of a good meal. Unfortunately, overall, most of the items we sampled were quite disappointing. Muscles: While the liquid the muscles were sitting in was tasty- the muscles themselves were average at best. -Mediterranean Anchovies(fried):...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This restaurant is a real find! The food is really well prepared and delicious, an the service and ambiance are great.

Thank Debra D
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

After a long hot day out in the city sightseeing .We decided to go out after 9pm to have some dinner in Brooklyn where we are staying. We located this little gem on Google Maps and can highly recommend this restaurant.Outstanding service and the most...More

Thank Josyaaron
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Had high hopes for this Michelin recommended gem in Bed Stuy. While the outdoor garden was ideal for brunch on a spring day, the food did not live up to the hype. The mussels were good, but not exceptional and my husband had the burger...More

Thank StefanieMarie22
Reviewed 2 April 2018

As we live in the neighborhood, we decided to give "L'Antagoniste" a try. The environment is pleasant - but a bit noisy. The menu is what can be described as 'French' - definitely no 'Haute Cuisine'! The appetizers are a bit at odds with the...More

1  Thank Vincent G v
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious and wonderful experience, foodwise and service wise. This place could aspire toward one Michelin star. Maybe work a bit more on the wine selection and wine serving temperature.

Thank runningmates
Reviewed 22 January 2018

What a spectacular little gem. I went on recommendation from a friend who raves about the food. First I started with a serving of the BEST Foie Graz I think I’ve ever had. Simply divine, I followed up with an order of escargots (you simply...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We had a delicious meal here with authentic French style cuisine. I had roast duck and others in our group had mussels.

Thank Juliet H
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We have been at the restaurant with friends. The owner - Amadeus - has created a culinary highlight with classic french dishes. Casual atmosphere, carefully decorated and offers with his amazing staff a truly fine cuisine. We will be back !

Thank Andre N
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner with a friend. Very charming restaurant with great decor lighting and music. The food and service were excellent. I would highly recommended this and would definitely return.

Thank TMM105
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Ginny O
23 November 2016|
Response from BillySalts | Reviewed this property |
Hmm, not sure. Try calling them today, I'm sure they have a great special
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Malcolm X Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11221-2104
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 917-966-5300
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L'Antagoniste is a French farm-to-table restaurant serving updated classics in a friendly neighborhood setting. We call beautiful Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn our home.
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