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Grimaldi's Pizzeria

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1 Front St, Underneath bridge, Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-858-4300
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Today
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 986
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  • 825
    Very good
  • 481
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  • 184
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  • 157
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
great pizza

on a date with my fiance and saw this long line stretching hAlf a block it was all to get in Grimaldi's so we decided to join the line also glad we did the pizza was so good and the place was packed. great atmosphere. reasonable prices.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
OBRIAN F
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Columbus, OH
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75 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Old-school traditional New York pizza. Restaurant was once a bank, so the interiors are pretty cool. The line for this place can sometimes be really long, but we lucked out and got seated right away. Enjoyed every bite!

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Thank joanColumbus_OH
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

on a date with my fiance and saw this long line stretching hAlf a block it was all to get in Grimaldi's so we decided to join the line also glad we did the pizza was so good and the place was packed. great atmosphere. reasonable prices.

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Thank OBRIAN F
Drumheller, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very family based and friendly with all staff interacting with diners. Pizza experience lived up to it's ratings. BRING CASH, no plastic. We didn't know till we took the 45 min. cab ride to get there. Not all international debit cards are practical to use due to fees, etc.

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Thank 96merlin
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went here after a recommendation from a friend and it did not disappoint. There was even a queue outside the door on the Sunday afternoon we went on, but we didn't have to wait long and the owner kept coming out and talking to us and updating us on how long the wait would be. They only do whole... More 

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Thank Chris H
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All is well when you are surrounded by the eclectic nostalgia of the original Grimaldis next to the new one. It's also family friendly. I sat with my 3 year old and we watched our pizza being made while the chef and waiters provided top notch service. The wine pairing with the coal fired pizza crust is what takes this... More 

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Thank Andrea M
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10 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for dinner. The pizzas are big and price is average for New York. The pizza was not very good. The dough was sticky and humid. Would not recommend. I can't see where all the fame comes from...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to have the "best" NYC pizza and was told all about Grimaldi's and Juliana's and the Hatfield/McCoy type feud between the two restaurants. We choose Grimaldi's and jumped on the subway to Brooklyn. We were there on a weeknight and the line wasn't too bad, we probably waited like only 30 minutes before we got inside. Once we were... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking across the Brooklyn Bridge and walking to Grimaldi's Pizzeria is a must if you go to NYC. It's a no frills kind of place. Cash only, Pizza Only...They said.."We don't do salad". But the pizza is excellent and I would recommend everyone go at least once.

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Georgia.
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed a quick, wonderful pizza and they came through. Bonus of great reputation. Would enjoy again!

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Thank D D
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty average. Cheap 'plastic' mozzarella. A little over-baked and therefore slightly dry. Trading on its reputation at the expense of taste and the maximisation of profit? I had a far better slice in the Meat District earlier the same day; more expensive, but better ingredients. Oh, and they were very ill-mannered about such comments.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Front St, Underneath bridge, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-858-4300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?