We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

DeStefano's Steak House

89 Conselyea St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2301
+1 718-384-2836
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (18 reviews)
“creamed corn” (8 reviews)
“crab cakes” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Steakhouse
89 Conselyea St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2301
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (217)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love it love it love it !!!! A bit of a trek if you are staying in Manhattan, but it’s well worth it Huge portions of well cooked food in a great venue Staff are lovey and it’s very well priced

Thank AlastairAndrew
Reviewed 1 week ago

DeStefano's isn't fancy but they sure know how to cook a steak. We shared Strip Steak, Filet, Prime Rib and Mahi Mahi. Everything melted in your mouth. Dessert was Tartufo Ice Cream Balls and Creme Brûlée. Peter Luger Steak House is no better than DeStefano's

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambience and service at DeStefano’s is excellent. We had the crab cakes followed by the 40oz porterhouse for two with green beans and pancetta, creamed corn and house fries. Everything was delicious - one of the best meals I have had in a very...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a steak breakfast I’d go to Destefano’s. We had the steak sandwiches which were really good. Steak cooked just right and the bread was warm and fresh. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Lovely restaurant to visit. My only gripe was...More

Thank Prim Primbie M
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic dining experience! We started with jumbo shrimp cocktail, fresh Buffalo Mozzarella with heirloom tomatoes and lump crab cocktail! All of them were super fresh and extremely tasty! My wife and I shared a 40oz Porterhouse for 2 that was the absolute best steak...More

Thank EileenandSteve2015
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The staff is amazing here, the dinner menu has a great variety and does not disappoint. They just started brunch and its better than anything around, worth a return visit

1  Thank ljgrim123
Reviewed 29 November 2017

DeStefano's labels itself a steakhouse, and I suppose steaks is what they specialize in, but it double's as an Italian restaurant. Personally, I think this is where they shine. It doesn't put the Italian foot forward as much as it should. Perhaps the money is...More

Thank HerbTheWord
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My wife and I were headed to a steakhouse in NYC and ended up getting stuck in a fire in the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel. After surviving the smoke and getting out alive we were directed to the BQE headed toward Queens by the police. We...More

Thank Louis C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I did a lot of research for a steakhouse for our recent trip to Brooklyn. I was very tempted to choose Peter Luger which tends to get all the attention. My entire group was extremely happy with our decision to dine at DeStefano's instead. The...More

Thank 261leahk
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Amazing steaks and sides all graciously served without any attitude....how refreshing ! Excellent staff who couldn't do enough for us. Our server Bethany was really first class in her hospitality and' thoughtful demeanor. Really delicious experience all around in what feels like a warm and...More

Thank Don G
Nearby HotelsSee all 75 hotels in Brooklyn
Hotel Le Jolie
1,574 reviews
.30 km away
The Metropolitan
5 reviews
.33 km away
McCarren Hotel & Pool
1,184 reviews
.93 km away
Pod Brooklyn
63 reviews
.95 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Brooklyn Star
63 reviews
.16 km away
Fortunato Brothers
48 reviews
.20 km away
Hummus Market
14 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museum of Food and Drink Lab (MOFAD Lab)
22 reviews
.46 km away
New York Distilling Company
6 reviews
.41 km away
85 reviews
.43 km away
Rocka Rolla
7 reviews
.44 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Thomas S
7 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from prosperity16 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend reservations. There is no onsite parking. Therefore you'll have to search for a parking spot on the street which is sometimes difficult because the restaurant is located in a residential area. I recommend you... More
19 June 2015|
Response from Trish B | Reviewed this property |
No, not at all. I love this place! Great owner always there. Get the porterhouse. The mushroom appetizer is delicious!
26 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Darren W | Reviewed this property |
Actually, after just doing some research on the distance for you, i see that from the Barclays to DeStefano's is around 3 & 1/2 to 4 miles and 15 to 20 minutes in total distance by car or taxi.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Conselyea St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2301
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-384-2836
DeStefano’s was established as a tribute to the DeStefano family and all those families that made the borough of Brooklyn and the Williamsburg community a great place to live. Our goal is to pay homage to the simple values of faith, family, and friends that are evidenced by the strong sense of unity in the Williamsburg community. It is with great pride and pleasure to serve nothing but the best of what life has to offer and to share with our guests a piece of Brooklyn’s history, as well as our own. So sit back, relax, and enjoy your dining experience. You’re one of the folks.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing