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Black Swan

$$ - $$$American, ,
1048 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4891
+1 718-783-4744
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1048 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4891
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I been here before but I never been as dissatisfied as I was this time. Went for brunch. Waited for a half hour which was fine and expected. We sat and waited for over 15 minutes for a waiter. When someone finally came over and...More

Thank Tricia L
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Arrived late at the bar on our first night in Brooklyn and immediately felt comfortable and chilled. Sat at the bar and had a margarita whilst chatting to Cody the barman, who then offered to try and make caipirinhas for us as we had enquired...More

1  Thank anniefield
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Some locals referred us to Black Swan, recommending their "boozy brunch." Recommendation accepted! From the street, the Swan isn't much to entice. Once inside, the atmosphere is casual, comfortable and friendly. I ordered the Bloody Swan: fantastic! Spicy, and the right balance of booze to...More

1  Thank SolrisaR
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

For months I've been itching to try this place, so I went to dinner and it blew my mind. I thought it was a smaller restaurant at first appearance, but when I walked in; it just opened up. There's a bar and a separate dining...More

Thank amaaniabdul
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great pub with a welcoming atmosphere and good food. Traditional pub-grub and some of the best mussels and fries I ever had! Guinness Nitro on draft was a fantastic perk! Excellent service. Busy and lively on a recent Sunday night too!

Thank PaulSnood
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is the best place for cheap eats. At 11 am you can get a $4 breakfast! Organic eggs, potatoes and yummy home made bread for toast. The waffles are so delicious and a side of country thick bacon, yum. The bloody Mary's are a...More

Thank EricaDH
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Really great experience at Black Swan. Service was attentive, and food was delicious. The owner engaged with my children (11 and 13) and made their experience fabulous. He even gave them a white chocolate bar from his native London. Great place for all types of...More

Thank Patrick E
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We ate at the bar after a long day of walking around the city and both the drinks and food were very good. Good service, big portions and a lot of taste.

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stopped in for a late lunch when arriving in the area. We all were happy with our lunch choices. Note that some of the choices could have easily been shared. There was a mix up on our order but was quickly corrected. It was a...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

After a day at Afropunk Fest, we were looking for something to eat at a late hour and Black Swan was the only place open in the area we were in. I ordered a portobello sandwich with a salad. It came to me with fries...More

Thank Kristin R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:59 AM
11:00 AM - 3:59 AM
11:00 AM - 3:59 AM
11:00 AM - 3:59 AM
11:00 AM - 3:59 AM
11:00 AM - 3:59 AM
10:00 AM - 3:59 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4891
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-783-4744
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