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Madcap Cafe

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387 Court St., Brooklyn, NY 11231 40.680022 -73.998942
at 1st Pl.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
929-337-6117 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: American Nouveau, American Traditional
  • Price Range: $$

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Official Website

madcapcafebk.com

Hours

Daily, 8am-11pm

Nearby Subway Stops

F, G at Carroll St.

Prices

$12-$15

Special Features

  • Breakfast
  • Brunch - Daily
  • Lunch
  • Open Kitchens / Watch the Chef
  • Reservations Not Required
  • Catering

Alcohol

  • Full Bar

Reservations

Accepted/Not Necessary

Profile

New York needs more Heather Fullers, chefs who ascend the fine-dining ladder at places like Per Se and Momofuku Ko, accumulating technique and experience, then harness that power to serve humanity via bacon-and-egg sandwiches on housebaked flatbread, cheesy baked pasta, and veggie “nachos” that benefit from topflight knife skills and the deft marriage of pico de gallo and green-goddess dressing. The open kitchen is comically small, and so is the menu, but regulars can expect frequent specials like gringo-but-great ground-beef tacos and a Key-lime pie to rival Steve’s. With its potent cocktails and crowd-pleasing comfort food, Madcap is part bar, part diner, and altogether charming.

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