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Olea

171 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-1019
+1 718-643-7003
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (28 reviews)
“tapas” (17 reviews)
“paella” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
171 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-1019
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came fro brunch on sunday and it was amazing, really busy and a great atmosphere in this place, the service is very attentive and yet still friendly. Really good spot.

Thank Mrfinnjaradd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone in our party loved their food. There was praise for the French shrimp, Arctic Char and vegan paella. The entrees were of adequate size and bordering on the slightly small. Two of us shared the paella, which is probably a little small for two....More

Thank Grumo
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This is an adorable neighborhood restaurant in Clinton Hill. We came before a concert at BAM. We started with a specialty martini, Buda - very tasty! My husband and I shared a Greek salad, which was a little spicy. We shared paella with fish, with...More

Thank DrKatieRN
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The best restaurant in Clinton Hill! People very friendly, lovely mood and the most delicious food! Recommended!

Thank Bruna M
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This is a warm and welcoming restaurant in the heart of Fort Greene, with an eclectic menu. The four of us all ordered different dishes and each was absolutely delicious. The wine list is limited, but varied. Be prepared for a wait - no reservations...More

Thank AedPj
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Brunch done right! Great drink choices and Brunch specials. Lamb hash was soooo good! Chocolate crossiants were so good. Will go back. Kid friendly place as well.

Thank William M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I've been living in Brooklyn for almost 20 years, and ate at Olea's for the 1st time on my birthday in August!!! At the suggestion of a friend who lives in Queens, mind you! We met for dinner and I ordered tapas and a salad,...More

1  Thank Mary L
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Very good tapas joint. Good sangrias, good lamb meat balls appetizer and great Farrah vegetable pesto. I was very pleasantly surprised and highly recommend ‘this restaurant.

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Have stopped going to this place because the service is so "spotty" Bar service slow, but food is tasty, out of the ordinary. Love the orrechiete with brocoli rabe and sausage. A big portion to be shared.

Thank LittleRicky
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had a wonderful dinner, multiple courses, for less than 200 for 4 (before tip). The restaurant is beautiful. This is a tapas place with many unusual and interesting dishes, a sundae with macademian nuts, a beet spread, deviled eggs. Chef takes regular tapas dishes...More

Thank HalGordon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-1019
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-643-7003
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