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187 Bedford Ave, Ste B, Brooklyn, NY 11211-5787
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Alessandria, Italy
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have read on the window: the best pizza in nyc" and we came in to try and Can conferm it 😉. The pizza was great and delicious and we came back in another day to eat fornino's pizza again. Good pizza like in Italy 😃

Thank negabr
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem. My husband & I fell in love with this remarkable pizza joint over their mushroom pizza with slices of truffle and truffle oil drizzle. Amazing!!!

Thank katyanova
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best pizza places I've been to in New York. The prices are good and the service is great. I just didn't have luck with the Sangria, which none of my friends liked either. But I would definitely go back for the pizza.

Thank Thais V
York, United Kingdom
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368 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

After a few beers at the nearby Brooklyn Brewery's tasting room we were in the mood for pizza so headed to Fornino. It was around 8pm on a Friday evening so we were surprised to find the place virtually empty. The staff actually outnumbered the customers at one point. I really thought it would be a little more popular given... More 

Thank eddymaya
Downers Grove
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We are here once and then kids could not get enough of the pizza. They had one every night of our stay in Brooklyn. Outstanding and authentic in every way!

Thank JillSBrowning
New York City, New York
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81 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Great brick oven pizza place with three Brooklyn locations: Williamsburg, Brooklyn Bridge Park and Greenpoint. They don't know how to make a bad pizza, but one of my favorites is the "Melanzane", which consists of tomato, ricotta, mozzarella, parmesan, eggplant and basil. Recently had a seasonal pizza, which was out of this world: buffalo mozzarella, prosciutto and fresh fig. The... More 

Thank BonnieFaith
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

While on a pizza tour in Brooklyn, our second pizza stop was Fornino. Never before have I tasted such a perfect slice of pizza. The atmosphere was nice, service was fast, and obviously the food was excellent.

Thank Anaya B
Brooklyn, New York
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Found this little treasure after being told we needed to wait an hour+ for Paulie Gee's. What a great find?!! We ordered the Marghertia and the Fungi Misti with truffle oil. Both pies were phenomenal and amongst the best in the city. We are planning on going back. They have few locations so if you want good pizza but don't... More 

Thank BubblyYellow
Brooklyn, New York
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469 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Good pizza, flavorful brick oven bubbly hot tasty yummyness Small cafe but good also bklyn bridge pk location seasonal

Cancun, Q.R. Mexico & Orlando, FL USA
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Casual atmosphere in a busy place but the service was excellent. And so was the food. We wereaparty of 5 that included10 month old twins the staff really hustles to take care of the customers. The boys ate Cheerios but the adults shared a salad, an eggplant appetizer that was similar to an eggplant parm. And a good sized pizza.... More 

Thank TJMexico

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187 Bedford Ave, Ste B, Brooklyn, NY 11211-5787
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-384-6004

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