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Pilar Cuban Eatery

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Caribbean, Cuban
393 Classon Ave, between Greene and Clifton, Brooklyn, NY 11238-1307
+1 718-623-2822
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“cuban music” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 20:30All hours
Caribbean, Cuban
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
393 Classon Ave, between Greene and Clifton, Brooklyn, NY 11238-1307
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Reviews (17)
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were staying with family locally. The cafe is busy, morning, lunch and evening so book ahead (!) We went for brunch. and opted for the Cuban Irish breakfast. Good choice with interesting alternatives to the usual 'Irish' fare with chorizo sausage and bean casserole...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are few unique restaurant experiences that don't involve gimmicks. This was it. The service people were attentive, with just the right amount of friendly (not fake), informative and relaxed. I had a very nice experience here! The food was truly excellent! I had 3...More

Thank Aria E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant, the owner goes up and above what I expected. The wait staff is very friendly and helpful. The owner personally came by and suggested some great choices as he explained in detail. You have to try the stuffed tostones with shrimp! Amazing!

Thank Moondeaux
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

So good. Food was outstanding and service was top notch. Great location for people watching while staying in Brooklyn.

Thank Zipmain
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Nice evening at Pilar - good food and attentive service without being overbearing. Marinated pork was tasty, and our children had two different dishes they liked. We will return.

Thank Patrick E
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Tasty food, very good chicken sandwich. Friendly service and nice Cuban music and atmosphere. Really enjoyed my lunch.

Thank Vincent V
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The food was perfect, staff very nice, ambiance ok but a little bit cold. We really enjoy that place, and the churros were incredible. Unfortunatly It was our last night in Brooklyn, because we will have been all nights eating at this place!!

Thank fabieni
Reviewed 1 August 2016

My daughter and I enjoyed sandwiches here at dinner time, but although the food was good, the service was slow and the acoustics were terrible. The management should consider putting up some baffles or something to tone down the hard walls and ceiling. It would...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The place is nice, food is good, the people is kind and the prices are reasonables. the pillar grilled cheese sandwich its outstanding!

Thank olvk
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Cool and unpretentious joint. Friendly service. Menu based on sandwiches and few salads with a Cuban twist. I enjoyed Cuban interpretation of burger.

Thank Aleksandar N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 393 Classon Ave, between Greene and Clifton, Brooklyn, NY 11238-1307
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-623-2822
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