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Cafe Luluc

) #97 of 4,507 Restaurants in Brooklyn €€ - €€€ American, Cafe
214 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6437
+1 718-625-3815
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe
€€ - €€€
214 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6437
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food, the ambiance, the service, the prices- this place is my favorite for brunch. It is a long-standing business in a neighborhood that has seen so much turn over and change. The Eggs Benedict or Eggs Florentine are the best I've had- and with...More

Thank quarchias
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Luluc is amazing! The food is fantastic, the service is fast and excellent! Brunch, lunch, dinner... any time! A must visit.

Thank Briana A
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Unpretentious but high quality. Went for a later dinner, and was pleasantly surprised to see they were serving a "late night mini brunch"! But you can't go wrong with the pasta dishes which are delicious and reasonably priced. Only draw back is that it is...More

Thank Liam G
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We read a blog post about the best brunch places in Brooklyn and while there are a few to choose from, the best pancakes in Brooklyn were apparently served here! Oh boy this did not dissapoint! The pancakes were light and fluffy and served with...More

Thank kuku_princess
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Every time we are in Brooklyn, a visit to Café LuLuc's is an absolute must. For easy and chilled atmosphere, wonderful hamburgers and cheery staff at very reasonable NYC prices, I don't think it gets any better. Don't expect sophistication, but do expect a great...More

Thank Eleni W
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

One of the best onion soups in recent memory. Thick, rich, not shy on garlic and gruyere. Perfectly seasoned. For main I had the Gorgonzola and bacon ravioli - just the right amount of cheese and again, perfectly seasoned. The reason it gets three stars...More

Thank Sura54
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The pancakes may quite possibly be the best I've ever had. Cafe Luluc bakes their pancakes, giving it a uniqueness that is unsurpassed. We visited on a Saturday around 2pm and the wait time stated to us was 20-30 minutes. However, we waited for 65...More

1  Thank Jontae1
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We really enjoyed our breakfast here - omelette with cheese and bacon anda grilled chicken and avocado sandwich were delicious. The hole style fries with cheese were hard to resist. Coffees were acceptable given the quality of the food, but I wouldn't come here just...More

Thank Riddoch88
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We met a friend here for brunch and enjoyed the spot very much. Because the weather was unseasonably warm we were able to sit outdoors. Otherwise, the wait would have forced us to choose another spot. If I wanted to eat here again I would...More

Thank TravelingLily2014
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Went there on Sunday for brunch with a bunch of friends. We didn't know what to pick so we had 5 different dishes. The Nutella French toast : amazing The croque monsieur: we were a little sceptic coz it's a French specialty , but the...More

Thank Florence V
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do you have gluten-free pasta?
10 December 2016|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
They did not have gluten free pasta when I ate there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
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08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6437
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-625-3815
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