Sheep Station

149 Fourth Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Sheep Station

Nicole Akstein


  • Daily 11am-11pm
  • $$
  • Fireplace, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
We love this place, which is more an Australian bar than a real restaurant. Sandwiched between the Slope and the Gowanus Canal, it sits on a hardscrabble stretch of Fourth Avenue that is Brooklyn's equivalent of the outback. Anything made of lamb rocks, including a wonderful sandwich layering thick slices of meat with arugula and tomato. The lamb chops are a good bet, too; even the accompanying minty peas are memorable. Other faves include the steamed mussels and the two-by-four shaped fries. The tap beer alone merits a visit, and the kitchen is open till midnight seven days.

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