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“Great night out”

Ferdinando's Focacceria
Ranked #201 of 5,835 Restaurants in Brooklyn
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Reviewed September 3, 2016

We came to Ferdinando's on a Friday night as a group of 12 for dinner and drinks.Charming historical setting, looks as if it's lifted right out of Boardwalk Empire. No TV's or overhead music, it was great to be able to just hear each other talk. Server had no issue making 3 different checks for groups of 4 so as to make payment easier later on. Wine per bottle was very reasonably priced and the food was simple and delicious. If you're looking for an old-school relaxing night out with friends, Ferdinando's is your place.

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Thank Edwin R
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Reviewed August 26, 2016

The atmosphere is a small neighborhood restaurant that's been there 112 years. Almost reminds me of the restaurant in the Godfather. The servers are a little rough around the edges. However, the tomato sauce is excellent. Best Rice Balls (Arancini), and the seafood was very fresh.

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Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Step back a decade or too. Neighborhood family owned, fun pictures on successful media over the years. Had delish panelles, potato croquettes, linguini with white clams, sausage & broccoli rabe. Service was excellent. Ambiance outdated but okay. Wine was room temp, which was actually warm. Steamy week for NYC weather. Decided to go elsewhere for dessert. But planning to return for the other highly recommended dishes.

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Reviewed May 20, 2016

Good panelle sandwiches. Fast service small space busy during lunch hours.
Old neighborhood cafe with locals running it.

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Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
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Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Found it by accident 25 years ago and stop by every chance I get. The fresh ricotta the chic pea sandwichs and the manhattan special on tap

Thank Philc2020
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