Restaurants, American creative Crown Heights
5 out of 5 stars
(2user reviews)
Photograph: Courtesy of Mayfield

Find new American fare at this 80-seat Crown Heights spot, featuring an open patio for sun-soaked dining. Chef Lev Gewirtzman (Ouest, Stone Park Cafe) engineers a seasonal menu full of seafood (fried clam bellies, grilled octopus), mains (buttermilk fried quail) and vegetables (leeks vinaigrette, porcini custard and pickled honshimeji mushrooms). To drink: a global wine list and a rotating craft beers (Weyerbacher and Bar Harbor Brewing).


Venue name: Mayfield
Address: 688 Franklin Ave
Cross street: at Prospect Pl
Opening hours: Mon-Thu 5pm-2am; Fri, Sat 5pm-4am; Sun 5pm-2am
Transport: Subway: 2, 3, 4, 5 to Franklin Ave
Price: Average main course: $18. AmEx, Disc, MC, V
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While the neighborhood around Franklin Avenue seems to be expanding every day, quality restaurants are still lacking in the area. Mayfield is the one, solid restaurant that I frequent again and again for delicious dinners (try the burger, fish & chips and the pork chop) and weekend brunch. With a great drink list and friendly servers, there's no doubt that this is the best restaurant option in the neighborhood.

Mayfield is a lovely spot. It brings a really nice atmosphere to the Franklin Ave restaurant scene and sticks out from the group for the sheer quality of the food. It really is quite delicious! The inside has a really great vibe and you feel very welcome as soon as you walk in. The staff is very friendly and the service is exceptional. They have a good selection of craft beers and wines which go well with the food. As a Crown Heights resident I plan to be a frequent visitor to Mayfield and will recommend it to all my friends.