I was here a few months ago and,was excited to return for dinner, but the place was in darkness and doors locked. Am hoping this is temporary and they will return soon.
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This is a small restaurant with a few things on the menu--classically French situation! About 6 tables inside and 2-3 outside. The perfectly cooked food makes for a true cafe experience. Lots of wine choices. Magnifique!
My wife and I had a lovely al fresco late night dinner at this hospitable and unpretentious French bistro near the Harvey Theatre. No published wine list as the passionate wine-centric owner likes to surprise you with one of his carefully selected wines. Delicious and...More
We loved it -- everybody loved it. It was a great go-to pre-BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) for a simple supper, good French specialties. The neighborhood is still in mourning, 3 months later.
It was not my first time in Cafe Lafayette, I went there previously for lunch with a friend. Recently I went for dessert with my daughter. It is just divine. The atmosphere is just cozy, charming and makes you feel welcome. Like you are in...More
This is the best French food I've had outside of Paris. It's cozy, unpretentious, charming, and they do everthing right. Eating here doesn't have to be a big affair- brunch or coffee is possible and it won't break the bank. I've been here half a...More
We stopped in here a couple of times for lunch on our trip to New York and had a great lunch both times. Really great burgers and such friendly service....we could have chatted to the staff for hours.
Visited Cafe Lafayette on a Sunday afternoon with family members who have a wide range of both eating interests and limitations - and this cute little place in Fort Greene satisfied everyone! Friendly service was a nice plus, too. From the crepes and panini sandwiches...More