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DeStefano's Steak House

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89 Conselyea Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2301 (Leonard)
+1 718-384-2836
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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New York, New York, United States
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Tucked away in a lil corner in Williamsburg , DeStefano's is a gem....laid back atmosphere. Menu is simple and straight to the point. Sometimes amazing food just needs to be kept simple. Flavor! Flavor! Flavor! 1 of the best steaks I've ever had in NYC... Mash potatoes were yum... French onion soup delish...Greens sautéed perfectly...Lamb is def on point.. but... More 

Thank Intrigue L
San Francisco, California
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210 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had heard about DeStefano's Steakhouse in Brooklyn on a recent trip to NYC. Took advantage of a Groupon coupon and came with a friend to this place on a Sunday evening in November. We had a great experience. The service was excellent. Lea gave us some great feedback on the steak questions we had and finally decided on the 40oz... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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123 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great experience! We were warmly welcomed, and soon ordered drinks, which were promptly served with a lot of friendliness. Then we started with crab cakes, which were delicious, and perfectly prepared. For mains, we had a filet mignon, and also a strip sirloin. Both were perfectly prepared to order, and so delicious! We also had a wonderful ravioli... More 

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Queens, New York, United States
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat . Nice quiet local neighborhood family owned and run restaurant! Has been a tradition for several years now and never had a bad meal yet !

Thank StevJay
Brooklyn, New York
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, great service. Best steakhouse I have ever been to. Atmosphere very comfortable and relaxed. Always enjoyable. I suggest the Porterhouse for two and the mushroom appetizer, really good!

1 Thank Trish B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We had diner at Destefanos. Its like walking into the living room from a family. De meals are expensive but worth jt. Its delicious and prepared with care. Also the portions are very large. You can easily share the big portion but its actually too good to share! A must when in Brooklyn!

Thank dannygroenenboom
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was a good meal. We love to try any steak house, and we were exploring Brooklyn this trip. This restaurant is causal, easy to get to and reasonably priced considering the area is up and coming. We shared a NY strip that was great, had the french onion soup and wine. Good service.

Thank tigerlilykelly
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103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Cozy atmosphere, creative appetizers ( loved the short rib rolls), a 40 oz Porterhouse that melted in your mouth - no need for steak knives here! Great sides - these cost extra - and the creamed spinach was divine. The veal chop was enormous, and also tender with a creamy mushroom sauce. Great place!

Thank strafals
Perth, Australia
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a very dodgy area of Brooklyn and found this fabulous 'escape' on trip advisor. The staff and food were truly amazing. An excellent menu with specials, typical American layout but beautiful selection of food. The New York strip was the best ever and the lobster ravioli 'wow'. If it is the only place you eat then go... More 

Thank Janeya235
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66 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

DeStefano's has been around since the beginning of time. This restaurant is a survivor in the ever evolving neighborhood of Williamsburg. It is not only because of its food, great service but it's mainly because of its steady stream of regular customers who always return for more. The atmosphere represents Brooklyn back-in-the-days, walls full of pictures and clippings of Brooklyn... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 60
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Conselyea Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211-2301
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-384-2836
DeStefano’s was established as a tribute to the DeStefano family and all those families that made the borough of Brooklyn and the Williamsburg community a great place to live. Our goal is to pay homage to the simple values of faith, family, and friends that are evidenced by the strong sense of unity in the Williamsburg community. It is with great pride and pleasure to serve nothing but the best of what life has to offer and to share with our guests a piece of Brooklyn’s history, as well as our own. So sit back, relax, and enjoy your dining experience. You’re one of the folks.

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