The Low Down
When to Go: For live jazz, come in from Sun-Thu starting at around 8pm.
The Extras: While Bar Tabac won't deliver, it provides takeaway service.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
by at Gayot
As part of the Forgeois empire that includes Le Singe Vert and Bistro Jules in Manhattan, Bar Tabac hits all the right French bistro notes in a gentrifying section of Brooklyn. The classic menu includes steak frites, Nicoise salad and coqâ¦
Got stuck in a snow storm and sought refuge in...
By gregoryhazel at Menuism
Got stuck in a snow storm and sought refuge in this place. I've walked passed it plenty while searching for... Read More
By BLevine at Citysearch
I love the fish skewers. Great wine and when you can get the outdoor seating it's very nice. Read More
One of my favorites on Smith
By Miss Bee at Citysearch
Been here a few times. Love the live music! Yes they get VERY busy and service isn't always the best, but the atmosphere and food make up for it. Read More
Great food, great atmosphere
By fastdebtr at Citysearch
Another best of the neighborhood. Burgers are great. Minute steak is great. Mussels are great. Lamb Merguez sausage appetizer is awesome. Spicy sea... Read More
For the price the quality is pretty darn good
By minidonut at Citysearch
This is one of my favorite reliable bistros. Everything is uniformly tasty. The only reason why it didn't get 4 stars is the bread is too hard fr... Read More