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Maison Premiere

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
298 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11249-4205
+1 347-335-0446
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (125 reviews)
“lobster roll” (11 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
298 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11249-4205
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my girlfriend here for her birthday brunch. If you come to Brooklyn during the spring, summer or fall when they open up the backyard. You must try to get a spot in the back there. It's got this super romantic French Quarter vibe....More

Thank Tileaves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a find. Great cocktail bar with really friendly and knowledgable staff. Drinks were excellent as my poor head proves this morning. Food is all fish based so if you don’t like seafood you’re gonna struggle. If you do like seafood, you’re going to be...More

Thank NottinghamGent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So it may be said that i was a little worse for wear when i came here but this was a beautiful restaurant, the decor, style and service were amazing along with really good food and drinks. Give it a try

Thank Mrfinnjaradd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A travel back in time and the most extensive absinthe menu ever! Love the cocktails and the ambience! Such amazing decor!

Thank Menie R
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and delicious cocktails. I have to go here at least once every time I visit New York. My favorite cocktail on the menu is Mai Tai and I really love how beautiful they decorate it. 😍🍹

Thank Stockholmstjejan
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This restaurant was top-notch the variety of absinthe. the knowledge of the wait staff about how everything being served from the bar to the kitchen was excellent. best of all their selection of oysters and clams absolutely premium the dinner was out of this world...More

Thank Lily A
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Oyster happy hour & Absinthe cocktails are great but everything else on the menu is amazing too so I would recommend staying for dinner as well.

1  Thank corinnaontheroad
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Made a point to get to Maison Premiere to try the oysters and the atmosphere from the website looked wonderful. I could not have been happier. Yes indeed it was crowded, but we were able to get a place at the bar on Friday after...More

Thank Sluggo16
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

There are few places where you can drink absinthe in NYC. This is a great one, absinthe is served originally with a drip on a spoon in the original glass. Oyster selection is good, we went for the 12 selection that makes a good sample....More

Thank Yves-Alexandre_YAL
Reviewed 5 December 2017

My Father grew up on the Quarter,my expectations were low walking into Maison Premiere, my daughters choose this spot knowing how tough I can be. We were seated in the back, the lighting a decor is so lovely and quiet. The food was quite good,...More

Thank Susan P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 4:00 AM
4:00 PM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 298 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11249-4205
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 347-335-0446
New Orleans style absinthe and oyster bar
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