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Izakaya On Smith

#1,527 of 4,585 Restaurants in Brooklyn}
££ - £££Japanese
176 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6407
+1 718-855-2020
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Jul 2014
“Best Japanese Pub in Brooklyn”
3 Sep 2013
“Everything is just great”
Closed Now
All hours
££ - £££
176 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6407
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

This place is the best of it's kind. Quality Japanese pub fare, big portions and reasonable prices. All sorts of menu options you're not going to find elsewhere and the service is great. The seafood pancake reigns supreme here.

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Reviewed 3 September 2013

We've ordered almost weekly from this place for the past few months. It's alll goooooood. The steamed pork buns are flavorful, the gyozas are the best we've ever had, soups are good, sushi is good and all those "goods" add up to great. I can't...More

Thank SeaLu
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We had an excellent meal - both rolls and dishes. The California roll with real crab was good and the cashew and avocado roll was a real discovery. For dishes we had the rock shrimp tempura and soft shell crabs-both very tasty. The ambience was...More

Thank jackor
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Love this place! I have been coming back to this cozy place several times since they opened last summer. There are bunch of Japanese places in the neighborhood, but this is one of the kinds which has most qualities to be called authentic. Recommended for...More

Thank Shane P
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Very good home-style Japanese cooking: authentic nabe (hot one-dish soups and rice meals), pickles, sides, and mains. Recommend the nabeyaki udon, a noodle soup with vegetables, komoboko, shrimp tempura, and savory broth (best in Brooklyn); the cold vegetable sides; fish sides; and rice soups. It's...More

Thank T C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201-6407
  • Public Transportation: F and G to Bergen St station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-855-2020
The best of Japanese cuisine comes to Brooklyn. As featured on Wall Street Journal : In Cobble Hill, Finally Diving Beyond Sushi. Featuring an extensive menu from Japanese Tapas such as Takoyaki ( Octopus balls ), Rock Shrimp Tempura, Okonomiyaki, Ika Yaki to Yakitori / Kushiyaki, Ramen, Sushi, Sake, and Full Bar.
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