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The Good Fork

391 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-1558
+1 718-643-6636
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“dumplings” (12 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
391 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-1558
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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Super cute, quintessential neighborhood hideout. Lots of seating options between the indoor, sunroom and patio areas. I went for a Saturday brunch and had the bibimbap bowl (tasty!) and a side of homemade kimchi (good flavor, not too pungent or spicy). The staff was nice...More

Thank Sabine H
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Get thee to Red Hook. Go to the Good Fork. Eat the dumplings. Have the Korean Steak and Eggs. Enjoy the pleasant, attentive but unobtrusive service. Interesting and reasonable wine list. Great spirits, some locally sourced. Just an amazing restaurant. Go!

Thank GMBG
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Good food nice place to get a brunch on the weekend. The dumplings were really good and the chicken sandwich was great. The kimchi was a good side as well

Thank James C
Reviewed 22 January 2016

When I mentioned my impending visit to IKEA in Red Hook to an old friend with whom I was dining, he suggested I try this restaurant in a neighborhood without easy subway access. Immediately upon entering we felt good vibes, from the lovely wooden paneled...More

1  Thank Charlem
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

The breakfast sandwiches are delicious with croissant-like bread sweet maple bacon, egg, and spiced pepper, it's balance flavor hit the spot. The clam-digger is tasty, essentially a bloody marry with salty clam juice. The interior is mellow with a relaxed feel, well done without trying...More

Thank Gabriel M
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We were sat in the back and our waitress did not come around very often, but everything else was excellent. The good fork seems like a fusion of American and Asian foods and they come up with combinations of food that are very mind blowing....More

Reviewed 4 January 2016

We were there on New Year's Eve. Ben was very sweet to accommodate us last minute. Just talking to him over the phone made us want to go there. The food was crazy good!! One of those meals where everything is perfect....and I dont say...More

Thank Jimibell
Reviewed 29 December 2015

I dined here with my family the night after Christmas. The cordial co-owner greeted and sat us in the back dining room which was quiet and cozy. We received excellent and attentive service - the bartender custom made a special non-alcoholic drink for my niece...More

Thank rjr0810
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Our party of 4 had diner on Halloween, We were pleasantly surprised about how cozy the space was and the friendly staff. Cocktails were excellent but the real delight came from the wonderful dishes we had: Chanterelle mushroom salad, and Skatewing to start with black...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Soooo great, killer friendly, no attitude. The best breakfast sandwich ever. Good coffee. Yummy French toast....went twice this month with son and lovely wifey!

Thank HClowd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 391 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231-1558
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-643-6636
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