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Miss Ada

Israeli Restaurant$$$$
Fort Greene, Brooklyn
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    Biana
    "Whipped Ricotta and Lamb Shawarma is delicious!"(11 Tips)
    Roniel T.
    "The lamb hummus, ricotta, and kofta skewers are fantastic!"(8 Tips)
    Kristina P.
    "get the lamb shawarma hummus, falafel, baba ganoush."(5 Tips)
    Terri R.
    "I also really enjoyed the lamb shawarma hummus."(5 Tips)
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  • Trevor J.heart icon on user image
    Trevor JohnMay 11, 2017
    The ricotta is unbelievable. Awesome atmosphere the food is excellent. Checkout the back patio to enjoy the weather.
  • Eater
    EaterAugust 29, 2017
    It's super quiet and actually feels like you're dining in someone's backyard. The team plans to fire up a smoker once summer officially gets going. Read more
  • Himanshu G.heart icon on user image
    Himanshu GuptaMarch 2, 2020
    Great spot for some middle eastern food. We went here for brunch and it was packed. Make sure to make reservations! We had sweet potato hummus, ricotta, muhammara, malawach and shakshuka.
  • Jordan M.heart icon on user image
    Jordan MMarch 23, 2018
    It’s all great, really. But having been a few times so far the ricotta, labne, shortrib skewer, and chicken are not to be missed. Ok hummus too. Bring friends?
  • Lee H.
    Lee HoffmanOctober 24, 2021
    Seriously one of the best Israeli meals I’ve ever had - almost every thing was incredible. Notables: ricotta honey, short rib skewer, cauliflower, strachiatella, just so freaking good
  • Eater
    EaterJuly 5, 2018
    The shakshuka is a particular standout, with a traditional take that adds goat cheese and a heaping pile of torn parsley. Read more
  • Karen
    KarenAugust 30, 2017
    This impeccable casual place is cozy, artsy, has indoor outdoor seating and amazing food and drinks. Unexpected delicious flavors are true to tradition. Excellent!
  • Alex P.heart icon on user image
    Alex PyatetskyOctober 22, 2018
    Outstanding destination restaurant. Flooded with smells of curry. Chicken skewer, stracciatella, octopus, kofta all very good. Service pretty snooty, but such is life.
  • Rodrigo N.heart icon on user image
    Rodrigo Narciso G da SilvaSeptember 19, 2020
    I haven’t had food as good as this for a long time! Everything was outstanding! The salmon is surprisingly amazing and the chicken shawarma with hummus is heaven! Will be a regular for sure. 😍
  • Natalyaheart icon on user image
    NatalyaJuly 26, 2019
    Been here 5+ times
    Phenomenal restaurant with great Mediterranean food! Everything on the menu is delicious. Staff id friendly & service is great. Backyard is very relaxing and quiet to eat in. Don’t accept Amex :(
  • Alex H.heart icon on user image
    Alex HunterAugust 24, 2021
    You absolutely gotta share here! Loved the labne and shakshuka, but the sabich hummus bowl was my favorite - packed with flavor. Wash it all down with a frozen drink.
  • Megan O.
    Megan O'NeillAugust 23, 2017
    Might be one of the best restaurants in Bk! Our server, Ariana, was lovely. Everyting we had was amazing-salmon, steak, falafel, octopus, and some deelish dessert I can't spell w/sorrel. Run here!
  • Joe D.heart icon on user image
    Joe DAugust 25, 2020
    Now that Miss Ada is doing delivery during the pandemic, a few of the small plates and a couple hummus dishes with pita make for an AMAZING dinner in for 2 (and lunch the next day).
  • Mariheart icon on user image
    MariSeptember 18, 2023
    Order a bunch of things to share. I like the sweet potato hummus, the chicken thigh skewer, the halloumi skewer and the falafel.
  • Leemor Y.heart icon on user image
    Leemor YuravlivkerSeptember 16, 2019
    2 things are outstanding: whipped ricotta & malawach. Only con was the waitress was a bit condescending to us.
  • Connieheart icon on user image
    ConnieSeptember 30, 2018
    This place was awesome. The baba ganoush was some of the best I’ve ever had, sweet potato and shwarma hummus also incredible. The pita (pitot) was fluffy and perfect!!!! Great vibe too
  • Annie T.heart icon on user image
    New favorite Israeli. You must get the chicken liver hummus (if you’re in that sort of thing). But also - everything else was 😍.
  • Pearson Lyverse C.heart icon on user image
    Some highlights in no particular order: labne, merguez hummus, chicken hummus, whipped ricotta, cauliflower, halloumi skewer, short rib skewer, baba ghanoush, branzino. Veridian & the thyme cocktails
  • Dane B.
    Dane BMay 4, 2021
    Going as a large group would definitely be ideal to sample as much as you can. But if you're forced to choose more wisely, definitely don't miss the babaganoush.
  • Rachel Slursheart icon on user image
    Rachel SlursSeptember 6, 2019
    I've only been here once so far, but after the babaghanoush and kofta (cooked on a cinnamon stick as a skewer), I'm convinced this is the start of a beautiful food relationship.
  • Cole K.heart icon on user image
    Cole KennedyNovember 20, 2023
    Wow. Incredible. Everything was delicious but in particular loved the chicken shawarma hummus masahaba and the muhammara.
  • Daniela B.heart icon on user image
    Daniela BenreyJuly 12, 2019
    Great Mediterranean restaurant. We had almost everything on the menu and it was delicious. Love the staff as well! A must when you're in the area.
  • Sam G.heart icon on user image
    Sam GilSeptember 23, 2017
    Amazing! Baba ganoush, lamb hummus, steak, beet dip, ricotta plate all incredible. & the tequila cucumber spicy cocktail! Desserts weren’t as good as they looked written.
  • Edomia zaide B.heart icon on user image
    Edomia zaide BereheApril 11, 2018
    Great food and service, it was pretty packed but they were still able to seat us within minutes. Get the sweet potato hummus, it was delicious!
  • Tobias K.
    Tobias KJune 16, 2017
    Octopus and ricotta 👌
  • Gregory F.heart icon on user image
    Gregory FisherNovember 18, 2018
    Labneh in general is delicious, but it’s nothing special here, despite other reviews. The lamb shawarma hummus, on the other hand! But the show stealers are the skewers, especially the kofta kebab!
  • Selina A.heart icon on user image
    Selina AngFebruary 13, 2022
    Whipped ricotta, cauliflower, hummus - all delicious with their fresh pita! Entrees are always a hit, too - the items rotate every so often.
  • Terri R.heart icon on user image
    Terri RSeptember 1, 2018
    The half brick chicken was outstanding- great flavor and the chicken was cooked to perfection. I also really enjoyed the lamb shawarma hummus.
  • Dan S.heart icon on user image
    Dan SohaydaAugust 4, 2019
    Great service, and amazing food! The lamb hummus, kebabs, and chicken were all fantastic. Fun cake was interesting and delicious too.
  • Stina P.
    Stina P.September 2, 2018
    Been here 5+ times
    one of my favorite mezcal cocktails in the neighborhood - sit at the bar - order Dead Sea #2 and hummus
  • Kristina P.heart icon on user image
    Kristina PFebruary 25, 2018
    this place is perfect - the food is amazing, modern and staff are so friendly. get the lamb shawarma hummus, falafel, baba ganoush. everything was delightful
  • Will M.heart icon on user image
    Will MahonyJanuary 4, 2019
    Fairly expansive menu. Whipped ricotta with honey is a must. Hummus, meat skewers provided some tasty bites.
  • Richa R.heart icon on user image
    Richa RudolaMay 8, 2022
    The Muhamarra, lamb hummus, and Branzino are TERRIFIC. Never fail to impress.
  • Marcus K.heart icon on user image
    Marcus KrzastekFebruary 29, 2020
    YES: baba ganoush,whipped ricotta, cranberry bean hummus. MAYBE: steak skewer. NO: Halloumi skewer
  • Leah H.heart icon on user image
    Leah HammerschlagNovember 5, 2017
    Everything's delish, lamb hummus is great. Steaks tasty but liked the salmon ever more! Fast service
  • Amandaheart icon on user image
    AmandaNovember 17, 2019
    One of my favorites. Everything is literally amazing! Including the service and wine selection.
  • Julie A.heart icon on user image
    Julie AvraAugust 3, 2017
    delicious food, great space, menu of inspired israeli classics, might be a little loud inside
  • WEI W.heart icon on user image
    WEI WEIDecember 22, 2019
    Been here 5+ times
    Whipped ricotta is great, and more like a dessert. Baba ganush is fantastic
  • OneCoin U.heart icon on user image
    OneCoin Update UKJuly 24, 2017
    The hanger steak here is amazing. Highly recommend getting that if you ever come here. You won't be disappointed.
  • Debs
    DebsJune 22, 2023
    Everything was delicious but the standouts were the Muhamarra dip, crispy cauliflower and the Za’atar Salmon.
  • Alex R.
    Alex RobertsonAugust 3, 2017
    great outdoor seating, great hummus, good hanger steak
  • Michelle W.heart icon on user image
    Michelle WilesNovember 16, 2022
    Whipped ricotta is indeed good. Salmon main and cauliflower app are both good
  • Anji P.heart icon on user image
    Anji PSeptember 21, 2020
    Eggplant shakshuka is incredibly flavorful - great option for those who can’t eat eggs!
  • Aleah N.heart icon on user image
    Aleah NicholeSeptember 19, 2017
    Salmon, falafel, ricotta...its all so good. Been here twice and we loved everything ❤️
  • Roniel T.heart icon on user image
    Roniel TesslerAugust 17, 2018
    The lamb hummus, ricotta, and kofta skewers are fantastic!
  • Inna G.heart icon on user image
    Inna GMarch 10, 2018
    Cozy dinner spot! Amazing baba ganoush,kofta , lamb shwarma hummus
  • Biana
    BianaFebruary 5, 2022
    Whipped Ricotta and Lamb Shawarma is delicious!
  • AmateurConciergeheart icon on user image
    AmateurConciergeSeptember 17, 2017
    Lamb hummus is a must. Good wine selection.
  • Michelle M.heart icon on user image
    Michelle MMay 25, 2017
    Everything. Absolutely everything.
  • P. D.heart icon on user image
    P. D.November 9, 2022
    Top notch Israeli food. A neighborhood gem.
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