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Black Iris

228 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4043
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
25 Aug 2016
“Tasty piztas”
15 Jan 2016
“Does not taste as good as it looks”
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
228 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4043
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

A middle eastern eatery, only small but doing a roaring trade in takeaway meals. We chose to eat in. I had the vegetarian pizta (their spelling) and it was delicious. The crust was thin and melt in your mouth. The staff were pleasant yet unobtrusive...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant needs some makeover. The upholstery on the chairs were worn out. When we asked for extra plates, we were given a chipped plate. The Chicken ouzi was a disappointment. The filo pastry was dry and not flaky. The chicken meat tasted like leftovers

Thank HedyTan
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We visited this unassuming little place on 4th July while visiting nyc and Brooklyn. Staff were friendly, service was good and the food was delicious. The hummus was smooth and the pitta bread was fresh. We enjoyed it so much we ordered takeaway a couple...More

Thank FiiW
Reviewed 15 July 2014

We found several items on the menu that we've eaten before in Greek restaurants, but there was one item, chicken ouzi that I have never seen before. The dish came with a filo puff in the middle of a salad. I poked the puff to...More

Thank Marcus4
Reviewed 26 April 2014

We stopped by here for a light snack after arriving in NYC on a long haul flight. We shared a lamb pizza - was just we needed that night. It was nicely spiced and a bit different to the usual sort of pizza (no cheese!)....More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Very good value price wise but partner had an upset stomach and while we enjoy the kind of food we couldn't take the risk of going back again.

Thank Denis_McQuade
Reviewed 23 May 2013

I've been to Black Iris a handful of times after moving to Fort Greene almost a year ago - both sat down and take out. Their food is SO good - and I especially love their chicken kabob platter and their hummus. It's definitely my...More

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Our party of 3 were walk-ins on a recent evening. We delighted to find an extensive menu of Middle Eastern specialties which were made on premises! The stuffed grape leaves were fresh and delicious; the babaganoush was made of freshly grilled eggplant; the home made...More

Thank nydolly
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  • Address: 228 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4043
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
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