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Buka

#2,159 of 4,818 Restaurants in Brooklyn
₹₹ - ₹₹₹African
946 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11238-2494
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Overview
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good33%
  • Average27%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
6 Aug 2018
“Ambience”
5 Aug 2018
“Great food but very long wait ”
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946 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11238-2494
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

First impressions - This was an excellent representation of a Nigerian restaurant with the presence of an actual Danfo bus inside the restaurant. The kids instantly fell in love which is why I give 3 stars. Now the bad - The food was nothing like...More

Thank Adegorusi A
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We were the only two besides one other table and the food too an extremely long time to come. The waiters were a bit indifferent and overall the vibe was not there The food itself was quite good, we got the suya steak(bit dry) fufu...More

Thank souljazzblues
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Yeah it's been awhile since I've been out for African food last time I went was up in Harlem and it was maybe 5 years ago this place was close by I have passed in a few times but never stopped in but I was...More

Thank Sirmor
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I visited New York late last summer and I wanted to have some Nigerian food so I travelled all the way from 103rd Manhattan to Clinton Hill to go to Buka, I even got lost on the way but I found it. When I arrived...More

Thank BeenTakingTrips
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my meal. The goat meat pepper soup was fantastic and really tasty. I was surprised at how the amala and ewedu with mixed meat also tasted. It was home away from home.

Thank aisha l
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This was my first time at Buka. I came here with my Nigerian friend and he loved it. We ordered egusi soup, pounded yam, amala, and puff puff. Our server Pamela provided us with excellent service and brought our food out quickly. The environment was...More

2  Thank Jenna D
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I with two friends were visiting my bro in New York. My bro suggested we go local. In total we were a party of six. I was not in impressed at all. We had the most wonderful waiter (constantly apologising) but the...More

Thank Allen O
Reviewed 7 September 2017

There is a bar area at the front and a decent size dining room in the back. Our server was very nice but a little slow...I think she was the only one taking care of all the tables. Sweet Platains were perfectly golden. Jollof rice...More

Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the goat pepper soup. However, my white rice and sauce (stew) was cold. The rice even tasted like left over rice.

Thank Judyki
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I hope someone is blessed by this honest review today. I WOULD NOT COMPLAIN about my food if it was ACTUALLY good, coming from a professional foodie who works for a well known food company. If you ENJOY waiting 2 HOURS for watered down and...More

Thank EDamola
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 946 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11238-2494
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
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