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Arepera Guacuco

44 Irving St., Corner of Troutman St, Brooklyn, NY
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“arepas” (19 reviews)
“plantains” (4 reviews)
“criollo” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Venezuelan, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
44 Irving St., Corner of Troutman St, Brooklyn, NY
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Reviews (45)
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A unique place, not too big and crowded, yet the acoustic is a bit noisy. Smily and attentive service. The food is typical middle American, fresh, tasty and satisfying. a good place for lunch.

Thank EW1967
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Amazing Venezuelan food, great prices and clean. First time her but I love arepas so this was perfect! Staff was super attentive and helpful. Kids loved the food as did the adults. Elderly family member on a walker was able to get in easily too....More

Thank Jd707700
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Visited Venezuela a few times. Amazing food and a big fan of this place. The food is as good as in Venezuela with local South American friendly staff and great vibes. Loved it expect me back soon!

Thank NicolasSuley
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I loved their Areperas so much that I went back and took all my friends. I love their vegetarian one which has avocado.

Thank Carebear315
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very authentic arepas and tostones. I happen to be Colombian, and I felt like I was back home. So rare to find the real deal anywhere in the US. Yummy! I recommend it.

Thank angelaobyrne
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Had the recommended dish here, pabello criollo which included slow cooked braised beef, rice, black beans and plantains with salty cheese. The beans and plantains were delicious. They made the dish. Beef could have used some seasoning and the arepa on the plate was bland,...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a tour through Brooklyn and was so happy to enjoy some flavorful and tasty food. The arepas are so yummy and I could have enjoyed a basket full on a snowy day. Great place if you need gluten free and vegetarian options....More

Thank Kristenmd
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great service cuz it was empty when we walked in. Very diferent cuisine from Mexican . Features arepa: fat corn pancake. Not spicy at all. Nice location, near the art collective.

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I live a couple blocks away, and I have to exercise some serious self control to not eat here every night! The prices are great, and the food is exquisite. I've tried the arepas, the empanadas, and a few of the entrees...you really can't go...More

Thank Elena B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My son had raved about this find. We had found the glories of arepas and guasacaca at a little place in Norwalk CT. So I figured we would have some good food. I was astounded at the fabulous food. And service was great and the...More

Thank Amy H
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Irving St., Corner of Troutman St, Brooklyn, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
A small, neighborhood place, very friendly, great food, amazingly low prices, I would go back there in a second
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