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Sugarcane

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238 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-1062
+1 718-230-3954
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02:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 23:00 - 17:30
Thu 02:00 - 17:30
Fri 02:00 - 15:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I had the Whole Snapper , Macaroni Pie, and cabbage ! The food was delicious ! We also had the jerk chicken wings for our appetizer! Great place and even better ambiance!

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Thank LaKeisha P
Arlington, United States
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Our experience was a good one. Our food was good the service was great and the drinks were great and always ontime. My only comment would be online it stated that the restaurant opens at 5 p.m. however when we got there a sign on the door stated that it was opening till 5:30.outside of that everything was great.

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Thank Tamara H
Staten Island, New York
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

I always enjoy dining here but the wait can be a pain when your hungry! Dined here on a Saturday (early evening), we were told we had an hour wait and decided to hit the bar. The drinks were "horrible"! I had a watermelon martini and my sister had a plain mojito; the bartender forgot to add the sugar to... More 

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Thank QueenieD69
Greater London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I was desperate for a roti and so my friend took me here. Roti did not disappoint. Authentic Trini roti. A bit too big but oh so yummy. Cocktails are on point and the atmosphere is friendly and lively. Make it a point to get some good food here when you are next in town!

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Thank 760vanessav
austin
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Same ol Sugarcane. Great Food, great drinks, all if you can get them. Yes, Service is wanting. But, it's West Indian, so that explains that. But, if you have patience, sit at the bar ( go early) and make sure you order everything you need from the bar man at once as he will disappear for 20 mins. Yes, he... More 

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Thank ezfish
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

From the moment I entered Sugarcane I was greeted and seated. ..Music was great. Service was very quick.Drinks were strong. Food was authentic genuine Trini/Carib. I have relocated to Atlanta GA and have yet to experience the same. Whenever I return home to NYC.Sugarcane is,a Must stop ..Big up to Charmaine Phoebe Kree and the entire crew..You must try the... More 

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Thank DAnthony1961
Mamaroneck, New York
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Small space but the food is fabulous! Make your reservations or else wait and wait and wait while you smell the aromas coming from the kitchen. Unique flavors and dishes especially the sorrel. Don't miss the experience. Without a doubt you'll be back!

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Thank Roma739
Raleigh, North Carolina
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Sooooo...........I've been coming to Sugarcane since 2004 and the quality remains the same. Great food and drinks. The oxtail is always a favorite, along with the Stew Chicken and the Jambalasi Shrimp. Mac and Cheese is a go to as well. The only downside of Sugarcane is the size of the restaurant. Its always super crowded because it's not that... More 

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Thank Allen S
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

My friend and I cam from 3 hours away to experience the delicious good from sugarcane say we will celebrate by birthday there.We arrived Friday April 15th at 9.30 pm and the place was pack. Walked in and instead of the host and hostess welcomed us the host went over out heads and ask the people behind us how much... More 

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Thank cuddlebunni
London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

I came here with a friend who is a regular. It was late on a Thursday, and the place was heaving. I would've liked a bit less noise, but at least the music was good and the talk was peppered with laughter. This is a genuine Caribbean place, with all the classics: Jerk, callaloo, plantain and dumpling. The restaurant was... More 

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Thank Alexandra R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
23:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
23:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
23:00 - 17:30
Thursday
02:00 - 17:30
Friday
02:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-1062
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-230-3954

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?