Mercado on Kent

291 Kent Ave BrooklynNY11249
Closed
Sunday
6:00am-10:30pm
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
6:00am-10:30pm
Wednesday
6:00am-10:30pm
Thursday
6:00am-10:30pm
Friday
6:00am-11:30pm
Saturday
6:00am-11:30pm
Payment Methods: Visa, MasterCard, American Express
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For fans of Spanish Basque cuisine there are few places to really experience it in New York -- partly because what's been going on there at the high level is pretty far out, and also because its culinary ID is so intricately tied to the people, the coast, and the sense of place. Williamsburg's Mercado on Kent may be the closest in spirit. The kitchen is open. The space is industrial but...
by metromix on April 26, 2013 from metromix

Editorial Reviews

Spanish “market” inspired by Madrid’s Plaza San Miguel. Bakery arm turns out artisanal breads, kitchen makes stellar use of wood-burning ovens times three. Basque accents meet modern effects (originating chef served a stint with Ferran Adria). Omelettes bypass plates for glasses, topped in potato foam; toasts get topped with peppers and quail egg. Space is rustic-chic, with blond wood, raw...
by blackbookmagus on March 28, 2012 from blackbookmagus

Information from the business

Mercado on Kent features a new concept in Basque/Northern Spanish cuisine. Our chef has brought the best that his native San Sebastian has to offer to the dining scene in South Williamsburg. Featuring inventive takes on traditional flavors, the menu looks to introduce a new Basque food vocabulary to our welcomed guests, in a grand yet relaxed space.
by kudzu on November 29, 2013 from kudzu
Mercado on Kent is a Northern Spanish/Basque Gastropub featuring classic and innovative small and large plates in a relaxed, casual environment.
by opentable on May 09, 2012 from opentable