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Bar Tabac

128 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6258
+1 718-923-0918
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“moules frites” (6 reviews)
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French, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
128 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6258
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Reviewed yesterday

During our last visit in Brooklyn we dropped into the Bar Tabac for dinner. The food and service were excellent as were the service and drinks. I would recommend making reservations if you wish to have a place sitting at a table. The lovely think...More

Thank Luc L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Charming French cafe with wonderful food at reasonable prices!Our party of four enjoyed everything!Both indoor and outdoor seating create a Parisian feeling!Service is friendly ,if a little harried at times!

Thank watchfind
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found by chance this is a little corner of France in the US. Great food, live music, French service. And those eggs Benedict!

Thank Roger J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sat on the patio outside and was located nicely on a corner. My lunch was really tasty and there were a lot of options. Some interesting beverage options as well. Would recommend.

Thank norphano
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I usually come to this cafe at least once a month and thoroughly enjoy the experience; however, we came at a later time today and there are different servers. Service was lacking from the time we sat. It took about five minutes for someone to...More

Thank coco102472
Reviewed May 17, 2018

I had the steak frites & it was juicy as ...! I had never beenn but my buddy took me for lunch and I had a pleasant experience. The waiter was super nice and the place was clean.

Thank nycyoo
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Stopped here for drinks after dinner Thurs night. $28 bucks for 2 watered down drinks. Service was nice, friendly waitress.

Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stopped at this lovely french restaurant this past Sunday for a brunch after we finished to work. We loved the ambience and the live band that was playing jazz, blues and the classics really topped it all. I had an amazing...More

Thank anencioni75
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Bar Tabac seems to be a well-known secret when we asked around for recommendations for our NY visit. Even our morning coffee barista in one of Chelsea’s hippest hotels lit up enthusiastically when I mentioned where we were going. In France, a “Bar Tabac” evokes...More

Thank TooFrequentTraveller
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

I can't think of any other place that can beat the atmosphere of bar tabac for brunch. I find myself always bringing my friends here every time and if I'm on the first date it's my first suggestion every time. Atmosphere is Lively with live...More

Thank Kim O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6258
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-923-0918
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