Cafe Lafayette

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99 S Portland Ave (btw Lafayette Ave and Fulton)
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 858-6821



  • Go to Cafe Lafayette and get a Lafayette Burger (arguably the best burger in the world), the shrimp fritters, and a chocolate volcano for dessert.
  • bottles of wine are half price on Wednesdays!
  • In the event of pillaging, loot the scale by the doorway. It's pretty cool.
  • i love this warm little spot not too far from BAM. a dozen tables. service is super friendly and food is excellent (& cheap!) wine list is short but decent and the bottles have very little mark-up.
  • Hidden treasure! Perfect for an intimate date night or a classy glass of wine with a friend.
  • Really like their white wine mussels.
  • Get the turkey burger with goat cheese (only $1 to add), best turkey burger I've had in NYC!
  • Taste - Carrot ginger soup; Lafayette burger(rich, dripping, subtly seasoned and served with crunchy fries.)
  • Get the salade nioise, or, get anything here! The kitchen does an outstanding job!
  • The Lagayette Burger here is pretty good!
  • Turkey Burger!
  • Free glass of wine with entree on Tuesdays! Love the setting.
  • Real great food come in and see.
  • Try the love of your mouth.
  • Awesome crepes and try the french toast!
  • Best escargots I've had in NYC
  • Salmon eggs Benedict forever
  • Wednesday is half price wine day.
  • Best seasoned burger in nyc. Only thing I order there
  • Best brunch in Fort Greene! I recommend the salmon eggs benedict, the crepes, and the mimosas.

Nearby places

30 Lafayette Ave (btwn Ashland Pl & St. Felix St)
686 Fulton St (at S Portland Ave)
30 Lafayette Ave (btwn Ashland Pl & St Felix St)