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Celeste Diner Restaurant - CLOSED

63 Tillary St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-2803
+1 718-596-5178
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
14 Jan 2013
“Very good food and very cheap”
2 Jan 2013
“Good basic food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Diner, American
63 Tillary St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-2803
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Reviewed 14 January 2013

We were coming by foot from Manhattan and we were looking for a restaurant to eat and warm up a little bit. It was the first restaurantwe saw after the Brooklyn bridge and we found a little room inside. It was very crowded, but the...More

Thank soso1007
Reviewed 2 January 2013

hours are good; reasonably priced, close to hotel, generous portions; good basic diner food; great hash browns.

Thank G0Tribe
Reviewed 18 October 2012

We have eaten here two years in a row while staying at the Marriott down the street. I don't understand the bad reviews on other websites. Sure it isn't fancy, but it's a diner. We can't speak for lunches or dinners but the breakfasts have...More

Thank 53TXTraveler
Reviewed 1 October 2012

The attraction to this restaurant is the location at the Brooklyn side of the bridge and therefor convenient and tempting for the odd tourist/visitor to make custom. Monday was meatloaf lunch special. That's what was ordered. Came with a cup of soup (came out cold)....More

Thank Shudjan
Reviewed 20 August 2012

We had a great lunch at this little diner in Brooklyn. The greek food was very good, our server was attentive and pleasant. When my son spilled his drink all over himself and the floor, they were kind and very quick in cleaning it up....More

Thank Mirkoc18
Reviewed 5 April 2012

place was a little rough around the edges, but food was ok, service was ok and place was clean. Good place to rest feet after you have crossed the Brooklyn Bridge.

Thank brigid_bliss
Reviewed 24 January 2012

This place only remains open because of it’s location, hapless tourist funnel in off the bridge like lambs in a abattoir. The food is just awful. Not ok for a diner or ok in a pinch, just awful. The owner (who treats the staff and...More

Thank MaggsTaggs
Reviewed 6 November 2011

I was looking forward to a great hamburger. What I got was first was a cold an later a non fresh microwave heated burger and a (over)heated sandwich. Would not recommend this place

Thank patjem
Reviewed 20 July 2011

Bland is the key word when describing the food here. I try to avoid this place unless I'm dying of hunger. Tourists go here since they don't know any better and it's right at the entrance of the Brooklyn Bridge.

Thank Msdacko
Reviewed 13 April 2010

We stopped by at Celeste to 'fuel up' before our trek back across the Brooklyn Bridge to lower Manhattan. It's right at the start of the bridge on the Brooklyn side and so is ideally situated for anyone wanting walk the entire length! The menu...More

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Restaurant Details

Diner, American
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Tillary St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-2803
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-596-5178
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