Fodor's Expert Review The Vanderbilt

$$ Prospect Heights Modern American
The mellowest of longtime Brooklyn chef Saul Bolton’s several restaurants in the borough, the Vanderbilt offers a broad menu in a large space. Comfort food like meatballs, chicken, and pork chops are joined by creative small plates, a charcuterie menu, a well-chosen craft-beer menu, cocktails, and brunch specialties (including delicious shrimp and grits). For a higher-end experience, Bolton’s The Norm (closed Monday and Tuesday) is in the Brooklyn Museum. Locals agree the menu there became less exceptional after a transfer from Cobble Hill, but the presentation is polished.
Modern American American Lively Dinner Brunch $$

Quick Facts

570 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11238, USA

718-623–0570

www.thevanderbiltnyc.com

Known For:
  • Large, varied menu
  • Spacious interior
  • Craft beer
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: No lunch weekdays

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