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Grimaldi's Pizzeria

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1 Front St, Underneath bridge, Brooklyn, NY 11201
+1 718-858-4300
11:30 am - 10:45 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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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recommended as THE best place for pizza, I had to try it and I wasn't disappointed. Very informal with paper plates and plastic cups for your soft drinks. Very understated in appearance but the pizza WOW, we had mushroom and meatball and the small size was more than enough for the two of us. Perhaps a bit difficult to find... More 

Thank Frizz6533
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked over Brooklyn bridge and had already planned to visit Grimaldis, a good sized que had formed outside but as we were just waiting for a table for two we waited only 5 mins, the place is authentic and has a real NY/ Italian feel the pizza came quickly and we ordered a small! Which was 10inch and was... More 

Thank hurricanehen
Grapevine, Texas
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Grimaldi's is a must-stop every time I'm in New York. We always have to wait in line to get in but it's SO worth it! Make sure to take cash because that's the only form of payment they accept. There is an ATM machine but you'll pay an extra $5 to use it. If you're looking for an authentic Brooklyn... More 

Thank LiveLoveBlend
Burlington, Canada
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you don't love pizza and calzone don't go. But if you do walk the bridge around lunch time and head under to sit Feed a family of four for under 30.

Thank Tickateeboo
Redhill, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were recommended by a local lady after asking her in the street how to get to the Brooklyn Bridge and she was spot on. Good service and the pizzas were very good. You buy the pizza and then choose the toppings! Only this was that its all plastic cutlery and plates, but certainly worth while. Very good economic prices,... More 

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New York City, New York
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155 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I come to Nyc at least once a year for 2-3 weeks since 6 years ago and I never had the chance of eating in this historical and famous pizzeria. Today I walked from manhattan to Brooklyn only for this reason. I entered and I was lucky enough to find a seat. 5 minute later there was a lo ng... More 

Thank IWOL
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To sweet pattering backdrop of Dion and the belmonts one would be forgiven for thinking for thinking they were in the 50's, enjoying a slice of pie before being whisked of to the prom. So what's the deal with the name? It was founded by the famous patsy Grimaldi way back, he then sold off the restaurant to open the... More 

Thank inspectorpasquino
Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint building with very attentive employees. Pizza was fabulous with multiple options. You can watch them hand toss the dough. A lot of history in the building. Sits under the Brooklyn Bridge.

Thank Aliemy1160
New York City, New York
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the favorite places to devour pizza in pizza-famous Brooklyn is Grimaldi's. Just one topping please as it can get expensive and besides it ruins the taste. It's usually got a long waiting line, but go with a group and one can hold the place in line while the others take in the sights. But everyone must be there... More 

Thank lesliew296
Brooklyn, New York
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pizza is fresh pasta is good a little pricey but thats everywhere. Its clean and great service always

Thank stephanie k

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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, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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?