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The Vanderbilt Restaurant & Bar

) #2,080 of 4,574 Restaurants in Brooklyn $$ - $$$ American,
570 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238-3518
+1 718-623-0570
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“duck wings” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
570 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238-3518
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017

If you have never tried duck wings...I suggest stopping into the Vanderbilt and ordering a plate of duck wings. They are so tender and sweet you will want a second order!

Thank Lou G
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Let's start with the fact that there was only one waitress in the entire restaurant for Sunday Brunch. From reading the other reviews it seems service is a big problem there. I will say that our waitress was very friendly and accommodating and sweet so...More

Thank Aventuriste
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation for Sunday brunch through OpenTable for 2:45. The restaurant called at 10 am to say the kitchen would be closing at that time and the reservation would be cancelled unless we could come earlier. That was not possible so they cancelled us....More

Thank TommyTurtleNYC
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I had eaten here before and was really impressed. So I made reservations for family coming into town. We arrived and was told it was a limited menu. All hamburger. Come on man! Then there was a guy- I assume he was a manager- cussing...More

Thank Lonniecroc
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner before a concert at the Barclay center. We had 6pm reservations. The place was empty when we got there but started to fill up. We ordered drinks which took a while to get and they forgot one. We ordered apps and...More

1  Thank heatherv71
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The fries are sublime! They have a large, comfortable space and a great brunch menu. Kid friendly too.

Thank sadiebrooklyn
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Tripadvisor’s review indicate that one third of the people who went to Vanderbilt were not impressed But, We went to the Vanderbilt for an important family bunch and I should have been paying attention to the signs, but family comes first. It started when the...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a neighborhood cafe, which has its fans, but there are definitely better places. It's pretty noisy inside, the menu is somewhat limited, and the quality of the food is good, but nothing special.

Thank Simonizzze
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Been in New York for a few days now - came here the first night and tonight . Both times I received exceptional service . If you're in Brooklyn for a few days pop in for a drink and they will make your day .

Thank Don T
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Stopped here for dinner prior to a concert at the Barclay centre. Arrived at 6 with reservations waited 20 minutes before our waitress took our drink order and another 15 minutes to get our drinks. The air conditioning was not working the food took a...More

Thank Miche B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 570 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238-3518
  • Public Transportation: We are located half a mile or less from three stations; 7th Avenue B,Q, Bergen 2,3 and Clinton Washington C station. Plus, we are under a mile from Barclay's and Atlantic Terminal and the B65 stops right outside of the restaurant!
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-623-0570
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