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Suzume

545 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY 11211 40.71322 -73.949333
at Devoe St.   See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-486-0200 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: Japanese/Sushi, Spanish/Tapas
  • Price Range: $$$

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Official Website

suzumebk.com

Hours

Mon-Thu, 6pm-midnight; Fri-Sat, 6pm-1am; Sun, 6pm-11pm

Nearby Subway Stops

G, L at Metropolitan Ave.-Lorimer St.

Prices

$7-$18

Payment Methods

Cash Only

Special Features

  • Dine at the Bar
  • Take-Out
  • Reservations Not Required

Alcohol

  • Sake and Soju
  • Full Bar

Reservations

Not Accepted

Profile

Japanese corner spot Suzume's owners did their space up in thrift-store style, from a wood-panel bar to a chandelier that looks like it could have appeared on a late-seventies Stevie Nicks album cover. A small menu embodies the same nonchalance: Basic sushi rolls are fuller and more flavorful than most, with spicy salmon and avocado melting together beneath a mild mayo sauce enlivened by charred shishito peppers. The best item here is also the most basic: House ramen consists of delicious chunks of braised, fatty Berkshire pork belly and tasty thin wheat noodles. Individual small plates don't work as well: A strong ginger yogurt sauce masks the spicy flavor of tiny, butter-coated wings. An uneven house cocktail list features a unique sake hot toddy alongside oddities like the “Muddy Manny,” a meeting of tamarind, celery seed, and chili sauce in a tall glass rimmed with peanut butter.

Recommended Dishes

Suzume ramen,$13

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