Fort Defiance is now a general store / gourmet grocery / restaurant.
Fort Defiance opened in 2009 as a restaurant.
Responding to the realities of Covid 19, the eatery was transformed into a gourmet grocery in 2020
Reopened at a new location in the summer of 2021, they currently serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner in their outdoor dining room. Indoor seating is scheduled to start later in the year. (Check with them for the most up-to-date details.)
"Organic produce, well-sourced fish and meat, fresh bread baked on premises, delicious prepared foods, rotisserie chicken, cold wine, beer, and cocktails, and more."
Address: 347 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Phone: (347) 453-6672
[Previously, Fort Defiance was located at 365 Van Brunt]
Fort Defiance hosts a community fridge for people to take what they need & give what they can.
HASHTAGLUNCHBAG Brooklyn's Red Hook Community Fridge at Fort Defiance
Inquiries about the fridge can be sent to