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Tom's Restaurant

782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
+1 718-636-9738
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“french toast” (17 reviews)
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American, Diner
782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Tom's in hopes of getting a great Deli sandwich. I had the corned beef sandwich on wheat bread (Note Lettuce was extra), my wife had the Greek Salad and my son an omelet. Found the corned beef dry and the bread ordinary...More

Thank Herkab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommended Tom's Restaurant. The food was delicious and we received it fast. The service was outstanding!!

Thank Marlene F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I frequently go to Tom's for breakfast because the food and service are of very high quality. They have a long list of pancakes (the chocolate chip ones are my favourite), waffles and french toasts. They also make eggs and omelettes, the eggs florentine and...More

Thank ironmaider
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for the American brunch experience, tom's is the place to go. Our waiter was more than friendly, the food was served relatively fast. But we went on a Tuesday and it was delicious and so cheap. We're definitely coming back.

1  Thank msworldwide13
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I messed up when ordering and ordered crab cakes Florentine thinking eggs would be with the crabcakes but they were not. Carlos the waiter saw my disappointment and took my crabcake order kept it warm and added two over easy eggs to the top. My...More

Thank StevEW0nder
Reviewed 12 July 2017

3 of us recently stopped in for a quick dinner. We had heard positive reviews of this diner for breakfast and brunch. Knowing this we probably should have ordered from the all day breakfast menu even though it was dinner time. We ordered a BLT,...More

Thank Copperman1
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat while the street sweeping turned over on our parking spot in Brooklyn during our visit to our freshly minted son. A traditional Brooklyn style diner appeared on the TripAdvisor list so after navigating parking we dove in....More

Thank historymanky
Reviewed 10 July 2017

You want to the what it was like in a diner, lets say 50 years ago, come here and have good look at this relic of the American diner’s heyday, the folks at Tom’s have been flipping pancakes and slinging hash since 1936. Slip into...More

1  Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We ate breakfast twice at Tom's in May 2017. Glad we were warned in advance that it is CASH only. Both times we avoided any major crowds and were quickly seated. The food was reliably good and the service friendly. The first morn I ordered...More

1  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We visited here as a family for breakfast and were very impressed with not only the massive selection but the amount and quality of the food. This really is a hearty breakfast that sets you up for the day. The Sweet Ice Tea is beautiful....More

2  Thank Steven F
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Eileen L
12 July 2016|
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes sandwiches are available, as is just about everything, I saw a fitness freak order a plate of just broccolli! Seats around 40 to 50 in two parts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-636-9738
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