Academy Restaurant

Row 1

69 Lafayette Ave (at S. Elliott Pl)
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 237-9326
Mon–Sun: 6:00 AM–7:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Yes yes yes yes
  • Egg platter with fresh roast turkey and french fries
  • Pancakes, waffles, french toast. Everything is good. Ok, they might not have a lot of space for strollers BUT they are very kind and ALWAYS make room for yours. Great music and very kind service.
  • There is a plugin next to the last booth and table in the back.
  • The best blueberry Muffins ever
  • They are cash only.
  • Consistently Good
  • The waffles are so good!
  • Reliably the best soup n grilled cheese on a budget in a neighborhood with continuous price increases on food & bev. Please don't ever change!
  • Turns out, after all this time, the split pea soup is vegetarian!
  • They got an "A" and food is excellent!
  • if you come here, pea soup is a must with possibly the best croutons in the world. yep, you heard it here.
  • Its been my #1 spot for years great people
  • best split pea soup in the whole world, probably
  • turkey and bacon club sandwich on rye with onion rings
  • No-frills diner with slightly gruff but quick & attentive waitresses. Get the grilled cheese sandwich! If you get one of their eggs or omelette platters, ask for cheddar grits on the side.
  • No no no no
  • Get there before 11am and you can get 2 eggs, homefries, sausage, toast, coffee AND oj all for $5.95.
  • Leave a good tip - you treat them right, they treat you right!
  • rubber pancakes

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