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Fiorentino's Ristorante

311 Avenue U, Brooklyn, NY 11223-3923
718-372-1445
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Ranked #575 of 4,417 restaurants in Brooklyn
Price range: $0 - $40
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This was THE place to eat for decades. The wait for a table was long and worth it. It has slowly slipped through the years and today we no longer visit. To be fair the wait staff is the same and helpful but the food has changed and it saddens me.

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Albrightsville, Pennsylvania
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93 reviews 93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I went here last night with a friend who used to live a few blocks away. This was absolutely delicious! I have to say, it was the best Saltimbocca I ever had. We shared the artichoke and hot antipasti for the appetizer, and the eggplant rollatini was amazing. I don't eat red sauce when I'm out, and I was sopping... More

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Fords, New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

Growing up nearby, I've eaten here in the past. But it had been 20 years or so since the last time because I live in NJ now. I'm pleased to say that it is the same- same feel, same friendly waiters, same good food. Food here is just as good as the tourist traps in Little Italy. Plus, for no... More

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Staten Island, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

How can anybody give this restaurant an excellent rating. Just went there today with my son, and daughter in law and 2 grandchildren. My son ordered lobster bisque special which was watery with a few pieces of lobster floating in it. It was not creamy or tasteful and he left it behind. Clams oregnato were just okay and eggplant parm... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Food, service, and atmosphere were wonderful. Portions are huge. There were 3 of us and all the meals were great.

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Average to slightly superior southern Italian food, yet you will eat well. The large menu will be familiar to most diners. The wait staff is professional. The decor is pleasant. The prices are very low. Yet the restaurant is worth a detour to the Gravesend neighborhood in Brooklyn. Why? Because the restaurant is an anachronism. You are in another era... More

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Croton on Hudson, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Went to this restaurant for lunch mid-week and while it was not crowded since it was a late lunch we were treated as though we were special guests. Two veal dishes were served and both were tender and very tasty. Apparently all of the entrees are served with a potato croquette which was delectable and not greasy at all -... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Really great and cheap italian food. Nice people. My family has been going here for years. Great seafood

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nyc
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249 reviews 249 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

This is the place to eat when you want to eat REAL ITALIAN HOME COOKING! It is not Noveau nonsense but true and good. The red sauce will bring you memories of any Italian grandmother you may have known and the portion size is beyond. It is Italian like it was meant to be in a very welcoming way. The... More

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Staten Island, New York, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

A good time to be had by all. A neighborhoos institution for as long as I can remember. Good food, good service, bring your friends for a good time!!!

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