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Grimaldi's Pizzeria

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1 Front St, Underneath bridge, Brooklyn, NY 11201
+1 718-858-4300
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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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
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Pizza was amazing! Best I've eaten outside of Italy itself. Freshly made, delicious and not stodgy like most pizza outside of Italy is- really authentic. Staff friendly and loved that you can see the pizza being made. Only downside is paper plates, and plastic knives and forks/cups. This is a very minor point though, the pizza alone is worth visiting... More 

Thank SJM1192
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13 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This pizza tastes GREAT. But I do not know why they serve it on paper-plates with plastic knife and fork, and drinks in a plastic glass. And for me, beer is usually not so important. But with pizza it is really good. They don't serve beer.. The service was ok.

Thank Lena F
Austin, Texas
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99 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sorry, this one didn't impress me at all. People think that if there is a line, it must be good. Wrong! Mediocre pizza, paper plates and plastic utensils!!, dusty decor in an old establishment which seems was not renovated even once since it was built. Dust and ugly fixtures all over the place. On top of that, and I guess... More 

Thank Bruce C
Rhode Island
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cool place: you can feel the history. We really liked the pizza, as well as the service. Pricing is quite fair. We live in Rhode Island where there is a heavy italian influence in all the local cuisine. Its tough to compete with the pizza in Providence (Al Forno, etc).

Thank Kenneth T
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14 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This establishment is wonderful. Massive pizzas (I can't even imagine how big the larger one must be) and tastes amazing. You can even watch the guys make the pizzas and see them throw the dough in the air while you wait. Excellent value and we loved that they had a built in tip in the bill (which was very reasonable).

Thank Lauren B
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After walking over the Brooklyn Bridge, we were really hungry. After about a 15min wait outside we sat at the counter and shared a steaming hot pizza between three. Simple, tasty and super thin crust.

Thank charlgPretoria
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

After a walk over the bridge in sub zero temperatures, it was good to e warmed up in a lovely cosy pizzeria with fresh pizza. Freshly made, with good ingredients. 1 large pizza was more than enough for 2 who have hearty appetites. We were let straight in, no need to queue and the service was very quick.

Thank Sabina K
Munford, Alabama
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144 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stumbled across Grimaldi's when at a teacher workshop. Needless to say, I ended up eating here several times during my week stay. A few months later I was there to visit my son who was visiting from overseas and had to take him there to eat.

Thank sueylt
Pleasanton, California
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting in January meant lots of cold weather walks. It was snowing the day we visited Brooklyn. We planned to walk over the bridge, but decided to take the subway. It was still a walk to get to Grimaldi's...just not as long. The food was great and the atmosphere warm and inviting after the cold. Definitely worth the adventure to... More 

Thank OneLuckyMom_12
Huntington Beach, California
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked across the Brooklyn Bridge to taste Grimaldi's Pizza and it was worth every bite! There is usually a line but we got lucky-- we were third in line and it moved fairly fast.. the lunch rush came as we were getting seated. Pizza is very straight to the point, traditional and simple yet amazing! My husband and I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Front St, Underneath bridge, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-858-4300

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