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El Almacen

557 Driggs Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2920
+1 718-218-7284
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“churrasco” (4 reviews)
“steak dishes” (2 reviews)
“relleno” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Argentinian, Steakhouse, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
557 Driggs Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2920
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went for dinner with my housband in July. The location is great in the middle of Williamsburgh. The place is nice and charming, romantic illumination. Food was really good, especially the empanadas, which were amazing. Maybe a bit overcharged. I'd recommend it to meat...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding atmosphere, this place has a real buzz. Hard to get a table so we ate at the bar (probably best to reserve in advance). Great service, tremendous steak perfectly cooked, good wine list Hard to beat

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The food is simple and tasty. The best items on the menu are the steaks and straight forward grilled vegetables. The service is a bit uneven, sometimes it's friendly and helpful, but when things get busy your server will often forget about you. Finally don't...More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I've been to El Almacen many times, in small groups and in large groups, and just to sit and have a steak at the bar. The food is outstanding; the service is fabulous; and the setting is bustling and festive with a great crowd. You...More

Thank SRMbrooklyn
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent find on our first night and within walking distance of our airbnb. The building seems small and unassuming from the outside but once inside it stretches back into a hive of genial activity and welcoming foodie smells. The restaurant filled up...More

Thank Auberiginas
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

All the flavors on point. Staff extremely accommodating and welcoming. Can't wait to go back!!!! Corn, tacos, skirt steak, paella, sausage, crape, margarita. Happy thank you more please. So so so great!!!

Thank ngettes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived without a reservation and the restaurant was full. Been a small restaurant there is no seating area so waited outside for a couple of minutes on the steps of a neighbouring property. Been in New York we wanted the American steak experience. Something...More

Thank Erdingtonjohn
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I always visit this place wen visiting our daughter in NYC. Cozy atmosphere, great service and amazing food. The BEST morcilla outside Argentina! Great selection of wines, but nothing goes better with your asado than a good Malbec. A bit of a...More

Thank marco r
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome, great atmosphere and the food is awesome. We had paella and tacos. The paella was possible the best I've ever had, the seafood was cooked to perfection and so tasty. Next time I'm in NYC I want to go here!

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stayed in New York for 4 days and we had, by far, the best dinner ever at El Almacen. The tapas melted in my mouth and the rest of the food was so delicious we almost stopped talking. The staff was magnificent andso cheerful....More

Thank Anna Å
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 12:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 557 Driggs Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2920
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-218-7284
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