Brooklyn Restaurants Near Red Lion

From Neighborhood Spots to Culinary Institutions

Along with its world-class shopping, concerts, sporting events, and countless attractions, Brooklyn is also a dining destination with abundant culinary offerings, from food trucks and casual coffee shops to specialty restaurants and fine dining.

When you stay at Red Lion Inn & Suites in Brooklyn, you can wake up to our complimentary continental breakfast, including waffles, eggs, sausage, bacon, cereal, pastries, yogurt, breads, fruit, juice, coffee, and more. But after a day spent exploring the city, you may want to refuel with some local fare. Though there are countless options, we've highlighted a few of our favorites below, all of which are mere minutes from the comfortable accommodations of your room at Red Lion.

Brooklyn Restaurants:

Junior's Cheesecake:

Founded in 1950, Junior’s is known as the home of New York’s finest cheesecake. For decades, Junior’s has been a destination not just for Brooklynites, but New Yorkers from all over the five boroughs, as well as visitors from around the world. As they say, you haven’t really lived until you’ve had cheesecake from Junior’s.

Peter Luger Steakhouse:

With roots that trace back to 1887, Peter Luger Steakhouse is an institution. Named the best steakhouse in New York for 28 years running and the winner of a Michelin star, Peter Luger Steakhouse is more than just a restaurant: it's an icon for New Yorkers and visitors alike.

Buttermilk Channel:

Named after the mile-long tidal strait between Brooklyn and Governors Island, the heart and soul of Buttermilk Channel is pure Brooklyn. A favorite neighborhood spot, Buttermilk Channel is an excellent American bistro ideal for brunch, dinner or cocktails.

Milk and Roses:

Offering American cuisine inspired by the culinary traditions of southern Italy, Milk and Roses serves outstanding menu items crafted from ethically and humanely sourced products. With boutique wines, craft beer and classic cocktails, Milk and Roses is sure to impress.

Dinosaur BBQ:

Dinosaur BBQ is a regional barbecue restaurant, biker bar and blues music venue. Proving that outstanding barbecue isn’t only found in the South, Dinosaur BBQ has built a huge fan base that keeps coming back for everything from fried green tomatoes and jumbo chicken wings to sliders, ribs and pulled pork.