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273 Brighton Beach Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-7410
+1 718-646-1225
Mon 04:00 - 20:00
Tue 04:00 - 19:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so lucky to have been recommended this place. It's unlikely that many 'Alien's in New York' would known about it. Chef and Restaurateur Geoffrey Zakarian, you are to be celebrated in the manner that your team helped us celebrate a landmark birthday meal. From the initial welcome to the sincere farewell everything was exquisitely beautiful. The food, wine,... More 

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new york
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

as always good to party here, it is part of Brighton Beach history. Now they only open 3 days a week Fri to Sun but it's always fun to party there

Thank podonok
New York City, New York, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

This place is the best. Heard about it through a friend, and decided to book an evening for my best friends New York Bachelor party. We wanted to do something a little less cliche, and this certainly fit the bill. The venue itself is perfectly arranged, and the entertainment throughout the evening was everything we could ask for. Ask for... More 

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Warwick, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2014 via mobile

We went here to celebrate my husband's birthday. Words cannot do the place justice! We are not Russian but felt completely comfortable and LOVED the food. We had 10-20 cold appeteizers on the table when we arrived. My favorites were the eggplant salad and smoked salmon. The only thing our group didn't care for was the tounge. The rest was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2007

Very big restaurant!! This restaurant has a big seating capacity. Friday and Saturday packed with banquettes. Prices are above average per person. Live music!! The food is great!! Has a french table selection on the menu!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2007

The National Restaurant is a well known Russian entertainment centre in Brighton Beach a Russian neighborhood in Brooklyn. A couple can have fun and you don't have to be Russian to enjoy it. I'm from England. My guest from Beijing responded immediately to the lively music. The band is great, so are the two singers with different styles and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Open Hours
04:00 - 20:00
04:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273 Brighton Beach Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-7410
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-646-1225

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