Comfort Inn Sunset Park / Park Slope
353 38th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232
Phone: (718) 369-7171
Fax: (718) 369-7178
Tacos Matamoros, as its name suggests, specializes in tangy Mexican cuisine with a focus on tacos. The interiors are decorated in warm hues of golden-yellow and orange with flat-screen television screens hung on the walls. As you watch your favorite game, relish tacos served with combinations of green salsa sauce, cilantro, pork, pineapple, steak and chorizo among other options. Some tacos are also filled with unusual meats such as pig’s trotters. Other Mexican dishes include corn tortillas, boiled shrimp and chicken enchiladas, but this place is mostly visited for its unforgettable tacos. The beautiful murals on the walls only emphasize the Mexican setting and create the ideal ambiance for enjoying the spicy food.
Behind the humble store front of El Tenampa lies a hidden gem that would have been easy to miss were it not for the hoard of hungry diners that swarm this little eatery at meal times. Grocery and deli rolled into one, El Tenampa doles out delicious, simple and authentic Mexican fare including tacos, sopes and tortas. Stuffed with homemade salsas, guacamole, pickles and succulent meats, the tacos sold here are especially popular. Although the deli is far from fancy, the food is undeniably delicious, each bite packed with bold and subtle flavors alike. There are a few tables at the back, but they usually fill up quickly so be sure to arrive early if you want to dine in.
This is one place that will serve you some of the most amazing burgers. They have a vast beer collection to choose from that is extremely reasonable. The staff is very attentive and quick. This place is ideal for brunch and a relaxed afternoon. They are known for catering and offering their space for some of the most fun private parties, corporate functions, charity and athletic events; and can accommodate up to 600 guests. Call ahead or check out their website for booking your events and detailed information.
Pauline & Sharon's is a small neighborhood pizza joint, serving up a delicious variety of pizzas, both by the slice as well as entire pies. The restaurant is a popular local spot, particularly as a take-away or delivery option as the space itself is rather small and not too comfortable. The dough is made in-house using a special technique and the fresh toppings and ingredients are flavorful and generous. While Pauline & Sharon's isn't the cheapest pizza around, the quality of the pizzas speak for themselves. Interesting choices include house-made pepperoni pizza, brie and onion jam pizza, vegan pizza and the soppressata pizza. For more information or delivery, call the restaurant. The timings may vary, so call them before stopping by.
Thanh Da is an eatery specializing in Vietnamese cuisine. This place is a must try for authentic Vietnamese style of eating. Its a great place to try out the food which has gained popularity over the years. A variety of food on display there is a choice for everyone. The food is very delicious, authentic and made with fresh ingredients. The restaurant staff is very warm and attentive.
IKEA Brooklyn Restaurant is part of the IKEA superstores and is located in their Brooklyn store. The restaurant is open on all days and has a family section where kids can have a blast at its fun play area, kid sized seating, highchairs and bibs. They also have kid's meals starting at less than USD3 ! The restaurant primarily focuses on Scandinavian fare like baby back ribs, meatballs with mash potatoes etc. The food is cheap and nice and they have special offers nearly everyday of the week. You can enjoy shopping and have a great grub here.
This Latin American food truck has been around for a really long time now. Previously known as the Lainez Stand, this stand is the original Red Hook Pupusas stand that has been a part of countless soccer games, birthdays, family gatherings and other celebrations that take place at the Red Hook Park. They serve authentic Salvadoran cuisine, specially Pupusas, which is a tortilla that is stuffed with various ingredients like chicken, meat, fish and vegetables and is made of corn flour. As it is a family run business, some of the recipes they use are passed down. The El Olomega is one place where you can find delicious, authentic Salvadoran food.
Co-partnered with John Bush and David Massoni, Chef Dale Talde established the Thistle Hill Tavern in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn. A local gastropub and restaurant, it serves some amazing variety of cocktails and comfort food. Deviled Eggs, Agnolotti, Pork Schnitzel and Buffalo Cauliflower are some of the most loved delicacies on their menu. The wide range of creative cocktails mixed by the bartender, are perfect to sip along with their hearty American dishes.
Weiner schnitzels, goulash, salmon cake, all that is traditional Austrian food, is what Cafe Steinhof offers. The ambiance is homely and has no frills attached and the staff is friendly but not overly indulgent. Monday nights are goulash nights, Wednesdays have live music and Sunday Nights are livened up with a late night movie. If food is all that matters Steinhof would be your desired destination. Visit the place for a special evening out or a romantic rendezvous.
Mezini is a quaint Italian restaurant, located in the heart of Park Slope, Brooklyn. Owned by Agnese Mezina, it is best known for its shrimp and lobster cocktails and its juicy scallops. A full fledged bar is also situated at the back of the restaurant. The music is louder than most places and to suit, an atmosphere that is lively and casual. The dishes picked most often from the menu are the filet mignon served with chickpea puree and the whole baked branzino. These are best accompanied by a glass of Italian wine to complete the meal. A neighborhood favorite.
If you are in the mood to savor on some traditional American cuisine, head to Soigne Restaurant & Wine Bar at the Park Slope neighborhood. The ambiance is classy and intimate and great for a quiet dinner. The must try here is risotto. The wine collection is great here, and make sure you leave some space for the desserts too. Whether its an evening celebration or luncheons, they offer their private space for corporate events, parties and functions that can accommodate up to about 70 guests. They also undertake catering orders, whether the event is at the venue or outside. Call ahead for bookings or check out their website for detailed information.
East Harbor Seafood Palace is a family-style restaurant that serves dim sum and Chinese seafood classics. This eatery is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and features unusual dishes such as Fresh Mini Egg Custards, Phoenix Buns and Sticky Rice with Chicken wrapped in bamboo leaves. The dumplings, rice and noodle dishes provide an authentic experience of Cantonese cuisine and the attractive presentation of the dishes only increase one's appetite. Guests can also watch their favorite games on the television screens while savoring the Chinese classics.