Talde Brooklyn is One of the Most Unique Restaurants

Talde is a renowned Asian-American restaurant and bar located on 7th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Owned by Top Chef alum Dale Talde, this neighborhood eatery offers a creative Pan-Asian menu and a casual, lively atmosphere. The next time you stay with At Home In Brooklyn, be sure to stop by for brunch, dinner, or drinks at the bar. Here’s what you’ll find at Talde Brooklyn.

Why You Need Eat at Talde Brooklyn

The Chef

Originally from Chicago, Dale Talde was raised by first-generation Filipino immigrants and spent his childhood cooking alongside his mother. His interest in cuisine led him to the Culinary Institute of America, where he graduated in 1998. After working at a number of acclaimed restaurants, Dale moved to New York City in 2005 and began cooking at Morimoto restaurant under Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto. He then competed on the award-winning cooking show Top Chef: Chicago in 2008 and Top Chef All-Stars in 2010. Two years later, he partnered with restaurateurs David Massoni and John Bush and opened his very own restaurant in Park Slope. Today, Talde feeds the masses with the daring and eclectic flavors he loves.

The Menu

The dishes at Talde Brooklyn offer a contemporary twist on classic Asian favorites and utilize fresh local ingredients. Signatures dishes include Vietnamese garlic shrimp, Korean fried chicken, and crispy oyster & bacon pad Thai. Be sure to save room for dessert and indulge with Dale’s version of Halo-Halo, a Filipino shaved ice sundae made with condensed milk, coconut, pineapple, lemongrass, and tapioca that’s topped with Cap’n Crunch. The restaurant also has an extensive wine list as well as a variety of seasonally-inspired cocktails.

The Atmosphere

With an impressive collection of Asian antiques and beautiful mahogany wood carvings, Talde offers a casual yet elevated dining experience. In addition to the 65-seat dining area, guests are welcome to enjoy a 6-seat chef’s counter where they can watch and interact with Chef Talde in the open kitchen. The restaurant’s unique ambiance and delicious menu have resulted in critical acclaim from Food & Wine, New York Magazine and Brooklyn Magazine, as well as multiple 4-star and 3-star reviews.

Book Your Stay with At Home In Brooklyn!

Now that you know about two of the best restaurants in the area, it’s time to start planning your trip to Brooklyn! When searching for the perfect homestead, look no further than our Park Slope bed and breakfast. Less than a 10-minute drive from Talde and other fantastic eateries, our beautiful inn provides a peaceful, relaxing retreat in between bites. We can’t wait to hear about your experience at Talde Brooklyn!

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