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Petite Crevette

€€ - €€€Seafood, French
144 Union St, on Hicks, Brooklyn, NY 11231-2908
+1 718-855-2632
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
1 Jan 2018
“Very nice”
18 Nov 2017
“Birthday dinner”
Closed Now
Seafood, French
€€ - €€€
144 Union St, on Hicks, Brooklyn, NY 11231-2908
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This place has been around for sometime. Haven't stopped in for over 10yrs. Was pleasantly surprised. Everything was fresh. The seafood soup was great and service from Uli I think her name was was warm & welcoming.

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Been twice. Both times felt that there is a strong emphasis on putting out a meal that tastes home cooked. Feels like you have gone to a holiday meal at a relative’s who knows a little more than you about cooking. It is bring your...More

Thank sociallisa
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The fish is very well done here, I had softshell crabs the last time I went here and really enjoyed them. It's not inexpensive, but you bring your own bottle, so save that way. Petite Crevette is nestled in a very small (eclectically decorated) space,...More

Thank DAPJr112
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Corn crab chowder at $10 a bowl was nothing more than bland cream soup, hardly a taste of crab. Sautéed snapper was ok but at $28 not exceptional. Haricot salad was no big deal. Doubt that I'll give this one a second try.

Thank Gypsygirl65
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Small cafe origianl used to be on Atlantic years ago. Nice menu choices. Friendly owner and staff. Hidden location on HIcks.

Reviewed 5 December 2015

If you're looking for an authentic, local experience with fresh and amazing fish, this is the place. In a very quiet neighborhood, this place is a hidden gem. Worth the trek

Thank jayjayjayjay2015
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Located just over the BQE from Carroll Gardens, this miniature fish restaurant is a can't miss for us. The fish is extraordinarily fresh, the service thoughtful and pleasant, and the bill incredibly reasonable! And, best of all, it's BYO! But boy can it be tight...More

Thank Quenames
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I went back to this restaurant and brought some special friends with me. We had another wonderful experience. I was so excited as they had the soft shell crab and that is my favorite along with one my friend's favorite. We ordered the soft shell...More

Thank mir6934
Reviewed 1 July 2015

My husband and I went to Petite Crevette for a special celebration and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is very small, does not take reservations, is B.Y.O.B. and is cash only! With all of those elements, it's affordable, but often hard to get into,...More

Thank Topolobopo
Reviewed 28 April 2015

I really wanted to love this place; it is so quaint and cute! It's a BYOB, so don't forget the wine! In a nutshell: the menu was rather limited and food was average. It also wasn't the traditional French food that I was expecting. The...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Union St, on Hicks, Brooklyn, NY 11231-2908
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-855-2632
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