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The Meatball Shop

170 Bedford Ave, Between North 7th & North 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249-2906
+1 718-551-0520
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170 Bedford Ave, Between North 7th & North 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249-2906
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by here for lunch one afternoon when we were wandering around exploring the shops and boutiques in the area. This place was quite crowded, but we were able to find seats at the bar. The staff worked very hard and were all attentive...More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a not-to-be-missed restaurant in Brooklyn. All the meatballs are made fresh on the premises every day. The food is absolutely delicious.

Thank jco3131
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

highly recommend! amazing food (and I'm a vegetarian..!), ambiance, and service! Hearty, trendy comfort food.

Thank kat l
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Definitely worth a visit to this eatery. Tasty lunch featuring meatballs - served in many different ways. Friendly, quick service and tasty food. Nice variety of drinks too. Handy location on the main street and near the subway.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 21 September 2017

i spent the day in Brooklyn and called in here for dinner. As I was alone I sat at the bar, and enjoyed a Moscow Mule and the Vegetarian balls in tomato sauce, which were very filling and tasty. I found the service attentive, and...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to this restaurant on a weekday as part of a food tour in the area. The staff were great. Very friendly and informative regarding their history and the various meatball menu items. We had the traditional meatball with the original...More

Thank MisterCheeky
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This restaurant is a great place to have basic comfort food, and experiment with various meatballs. It's a fun concept, and we totally enjoyed eating here. Very reasonably priced, great staff, fun concept, food is great. This is a perfect spot for a quick bite...More

Thank Rance C
Reviewed 31 August 2017

So coming to a meatball shop as a Vegetarian is always a risk but the veggie balls were amazing, I had them with the pesto sauce and salad plate. Although 'salad' is a loose term - it was hard to find the lettuce, most of...More

1  Thank Tennille S
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This place in bklyn draws a lively crowd interested in good food. They use good seasonings and give you a magnificent sandwich. Prices are d c nyc and so is the price. Tends to get busy at lunch and after work.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Such a fun concept to tick off your choices on the menu: balls, sauce and sides. Service was attentive, helpful advice offered and meal choices confirmed or suggestions made to suit. Ice cream sandwiches a must, leave room!

Thank Jo E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Bedford Ave, Between North 7th & North 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249-2906
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-551-0520
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