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DBGB Kitchen and Bar
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Today 11:00 AM – 1:00 AM
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299 Bowery, New York, NY 10003
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299 Bowery New York, NY 10003
299 BoweryUSNew YorkNew York10003
$$French Restaurant, Bistro
French Restaurant
Today 11:00 AM – 1:00 AM
Saturday 11:00 AM – 1:00 AMSunday 11:00 AM – 11:00 PMMonday 5:00 – 11:00 PMTuesday 5:00 PM – 12:00 AMWednesday 5:00 PM – 12:00 AMThursday 5:00 PM – 12:00 AMFriday 12:00 PM – 1:00 AM

DBGB Kitchen and Bar is Chef Daniel Boulud’s downtown place where the French brasserie meets the American tavern. Guests enjoy 12 varieties of house-made sausage, mouthwatering burgers and towering shellfish platters, in addition to seasonal Lyonnais-inspired bistro cooking. For beer lovers, there are over 20 drafts to choose from and another 75 by-the bottle, plus a full wine list. At dessert, dig into the classics: baked Alaska, soufflés and ice cream sundaes.

Interiors take their cue from the Bowery’s history as New York’s industrial restaurant supply neighborhood with floor to ceiling shelves stocked with the restaurant’s own tools, tableware and dry goods. The sidewalk café, open seasonally, is the perfect spot to enjoy brunch or dinner in warm weather. The private room, tucked away through the kitchen, accommodates parties up to 18 people with a view of the live action behind the line.

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Chef Daniel Boulud's hip bistro serves meat-centric French comfort food in a sprawling space.- Google
"Their Bone Marrow Appetizer and blood/pig head sausage were perfect."
"The location is great and the bar in itself has a great atmosphere."
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Stephen Thorne
a week ago
Got here at 2:40 on a Saturday afternoon. Kitchen was about to close. But we never felt rushed. Service was fun and attentive. The French toast has to be one of the best I have ever had in my entire life...worth coming here just for the French toast. The rest of our meals were good, not spectacular. 5 stars because of the service and the dreamy French toast...wines by the glass are pretty good too.
Ross Smith
3 months ago
Charlie Jonas recc this. Never been here. Lauren likes it too. Good burgers and atmosphere. Daniel boullard rest. Guy we have at Oppenheimerfunds. Amy and Dina said great bone marrow.
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Carly VK
5 months ago
Sigh. I hate restaurants like this.... they have a recognizable chef (not famous by any means) and get an ego. This restaurant is average, not great. I love french food, I love wine so this seemed like a good impromptu early dinner on a weeknight. The hosts were incredulous that we didn't call ahead for a reservation, yet the entire restaurant was empty we were literally the only patrons there. They told us we could sit wherever we want if we ate quickly lol. I can not even believe we stayed after that comment, but we did sit down and then they moved us to a little corner where we took up as little space as possible. Anyway, getting onto the food it was decent. We shared charcuterie which was well balanced and the wine was also tasty (rose, cabernet). We got two meat dishes, nothing overly memorable, but I thought it was decent. I just didn't like the atmosphere at all. It was snooty and they didn't have time for us. Who cares if a dinner rush is coming, don't snub foodies that live in the area and will choose to never return. Oh, and the waiter messed up the bill so badly and thought we wouldn't notice! Charged us for a bottle instead of a class of the wine and charged the credit card to that effect and then had to charge again a different amount. Amateur service for Bowery.
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Joris van Mens
3 weeks ago
Large and nothing fancy, but very decent for some French food
Matthias Beck
3 months ago
Not quite sure where the attitude issues posted by others arise from but we had a great dinner - arriving early, without reservation, as a family of four. Everybody was very friendly and patient. The food was really good, great fresh oysters (east coast, 1 USD during happy hour), good salad, mussels, kids Burger, fettucine with Tuscan sausage and sundaes for desert . It is not two Michelin-star stuff, but that's not the aim of the place. Maybe the wine was a bit too warm when it arrived but it cooled down quickly in the ice bucket.
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Evan Bartlett
a week ago
Delicious. Large inside, they can usually seat quickly. Would definitely go back.
David Johnson
7 months ago
This restaurant feels like a food factory. Service was automatic and not genuinely personal. The food had little flavour, although it was warm. The atmosphere was impersonal. I will not go back again.
Joshua Edelson
5 months ago
Really awful service. Food was okay but not enjoyable given the terrible, and I mean absolutely terrible service. Overpriced and overrated in my mind.