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Tom's Restaurant

782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
+1 718-636-9738
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“pancakes” (81 reviews)
“french toast” (19 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
07:00 - 16:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great old fashioned café with many breakfast options. Very fast and nice service, great food. I was not a big fan of the Huevos rancheros but the pancakes were splendid!

Thank Jan K
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This place offers a nice American restaurant. It is wuite packed and beware of waiting longer to get a table. They have fair prices and huge selection of dishes. Definitely worth trying if you are visiting NY.

Thank eoez
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This was by far the most disappointing restaurant we went to during our recent 2 week stay in the NYC area. Because of all the hyped up reviews about this place we took transit from Manhattan to try it out, upon arriving there were a...More

Thank buwee
Reviewed 3 January 2018

amazing food and well worth the money. The food was great and there was a very friendly atmosphere. loved it

Thank SarahX15
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We visited on a cold December morning and this really did warm us up! I had looked at the reviews and knew we had to come here. I had an omelette with home fries, and my boyfriend had the cinnamon roll pancakes with bacon. The...More

Thank Sammbambi85
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is the place for a great breakfast on a Saturday morning. Busy diner, with prompt friendly staff. Reasonable prices and delicious food. We had the omelet and the 2x2x2 special and coffee. They give flavored butters with the toast. A bit noisy but that...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Almost walked past Toms and I’m so glad we didn’t! Amazing real American diner. We had coffee, eggs with home fries and turkey bacon and cinnamon bun pancakes. It was all amazing, the pancakes were so fluffy! Huge portions and reasonably priced.

Thank louisa9910
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We went because of the glowing reviews of this diner-type restaurant and we were not disappointed. The lemon ricotta pancakes were light and tasty, and very filling. Wish there had been more sausage in the smoked beef sausage with eggs but the fries were extremely...More

Thank cadence
Reviewed 8 November 2017

As my friend and I were escorted to our table, we noticed the pancake servings were substantial. This helped us decide to split an order of Danish pancakes supplemented with scrambled eggs. The decision was a good one. Soft scrambled eggs were cooked perfectly. The...More

Thank Tammy Y
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Although we waited over a half hour for a table -- Sunday morning, peak period, so really not unreasonable -- it was worth it. Crowded but the service was attentive, and we thought absolutely everything was well done. If you're not pleased here, you shouldn't...More

Thank larrybard
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Eileen L
12 July 2016|
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes sandwiches are available, as is just about everything, I saw a fitness freak order a plate of just broccolli! Seats around 40 to 50 in two parts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4506
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-636-9738
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