Provini is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

1. Provini

9.3
1302 8th Ave (at 13th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · South Slope · 42 tips and reviews

Marco G.Marco Gomes: Excellent Italian food. Go for the Lasagna, one of the best I've ever had. Also, amazing tiramissu dessert.

Katherine T.Katherine Tasheff: eat. drink. be happy.

Luna P.Luna Putzulu aka "luna matto": Love love love Provini. Off the beaten path, for Park Slope. The Homemade cheesecake will slay you. I've spent too many hours on the patio with too many bottles of wine, but that's okay.

Ringolevio is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

2. Ringolevio

9.2
490 Humboldt St (at Richardson St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 56 tips and reviews

Kirill F.Kirill Fuchs: A great spot for brunch. Had a plate of meats and cheeses, with wine. They have a good selection of both. Also offer pasta for brunch which is something I love.

EaterEater: Italian spot Ringolevio recently opened, serving a menu of meat and cheese plates, crostini, and a large selection of carpaccio. The space's design has a bit of a hodgepodge feel to it. Read more.

Marisa F.Marisa Franco: I love everything about this place. The service is perfect. The food is incredible and it's affordable! The mashed potatoes are kick ass. The meat and cheese plates and beautiful and delicious.

Faro is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

3. Faro

9.1
436 Jefferson St (btwn Wyckoff & St. Nicholas Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Bushwick · 53 tips and reviews

jamie m.jamie macdonald: Great pasta, fantastic beef dishes too. Bread is top notch as well. Nice experience all around, really nice decor.

Sam O.Sam Oriach: Get the rigatoni. The pork belly is also outstanding.

Liz V.Liz Vernon: My lamb pasta tasted alot like hamburger helper...

River Deli is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

4. River Deli

9.0
32 Joralemon St (Columbia Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Brooklyn Heights · 88 tips and reviews

Jenna F.Jenna Fain: Delightful Italian. Start with the bruschetta - comes in four varieties. Try the ricotta spinach ravioli!

Jon R.Jon Resnik: The best Italian in Brooklyn Heights Read more.

Alex R.Alex Rainert: The name lulls you into thinking this is just another deli when in fact it's some of the best rustic italian food in Brooklyn. Great pastas. Laid back atmosphere too. Go here.

Cent'Anni is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

5. Cent'Anni

9.0
742 Franklin Ave (at Sterling Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Crown Heights · 92 tips and reviews

Nathan S.Nathan S.: Rotisserie Chicken is a win. Crisp skin, moist meat, great sauce and mashed potatoes. So good.

Bruno Z.Bruno Zalum: As a wise waiter told us "there's life before Grandma's Ragu, and then there's life after." I can probably say the same about the sautéed calamari and the fennel alla parmigiana. #impeccable

Marc M.Marc Mayer: The handmade pasta is so good that it has healing capabilities. It cured my limp and added two points to my IQ.

Cecconi's Dumbo is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

6. Cecconi's Dumbo

8.9
55 Water St, New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · DUMBO · 26 tips and reviews

Liz B.Liz Bianco: Beautiful space. The baked eggs and artichoke pizza were both delicious. The service is a little slow but its a new, huge restaurant - hopefully they can work that out!

Jane P.Jane Poretsky: this place is an art gallery. the decor is 10/10 and perfect for a celebration. martinis, mushroom agnolotti, and eggplant parm were my favorites. avoid the cauliflower steak, it's so mushy and bland.

Isa S.Isa Sierra: The food was rather delicious. We had a salad and a pizza. Excellent quality. The personnel was a bit distracted, but the ambience is rather nice and cozy.

LaRina Pastificio & Vino is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

7. LaRina Pastificio & Vino

9.0
387 Myrtle Ave (btwn Clermont & Vanderbilt Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Clinton Hill · 8 tips and reviews

muni v.muni v: Burrata with peanuts is amazing. Very creamy. Bucatini incredible. Great cocktails.

Sam G.Sam Gil: Beautiful back courtyard in summer. Very Italian vibe. Ravioli was favourite.

Sam G.Sam Gil: Beautiful back courtyard in summer. Very Italian vibe. Ravioli was favourite.

Aita is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

8. Aita

9.0
132 Greene Ave (Waverly), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Clinton Hill · 66 tips and reviews

Angela W.Angela Wen: Homemade pastas are great especially the oxtail ravioli and clam linguine. Really cute and homey neighborhood environment, lovely for a date!

The New YorkerThe New Yorker: “Aita is not a place to have the best meal of your life; it’s a place to sit and linger with friends and family, feeling comfortable and taken care of.” Read more.

Calvin T.Calvin Teoh: Prettiest toilet in Brooklyn

Rucola is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

9. Rucola

9.5
190 Dean St (at Bond St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Boerum Hill · 211 tips and reviews

Jonathan C.Jonathan Ching: Great cocktails, beer and wine selection, and pasta was amazing. Also leave room for the panna cotta!

Alex R.Alex Rainert: The Bloody Mary comes with pickled fennel (!!!), is crazy delicious and super spicy but you're not going to be a baby about it, are you?

Alex R.Alex Rainert: Pay attention, delicious pie lovers! Rucola features a "Four & Twenty Blackbirds pie of the day." SAY WHAT?! You need to order this now. They make some of the best pies you'll ever eat.

Lilia is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

10. Lilia

9.5
567 Union Ave (at Frost St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 128 tips and reviews

Nicole C.Nicole Cloutier: Cool bar dining scene, delicious cocktails, great service. Pappardelle w Veal Bolognese was over-the-top rich. Bagna Cauda was waay too anchovie-y and I love anchovies.

Emily K.Emily Kane: Step 1: Get the cacio e pepe frittelle as a starter. Step 2: Celebrate your incredible life choices.

ZZubinZZubin: Definitely get the squash app and mafaldini which is an al dente lovers dream. Skip the cauliflower (undercooked). Fritelle cacio e Pepe a good fried treat no doubt but foursquare overloving it

Leuca is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

11. Leuca

8.9
111 N 12th St, Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 35 tips and reviews

Chad H.Chad Horner: romantic vibes, but also feels a bit hotel restaurant-y (as it should). definitely try a pizza, and the burrata w/ hot honey and garlic is a must

Alisha V.Alisha V: Sweet corn ravioli is delicious! I ate it in all of 5 minutes😅

Julia M.Julia Millot: Black Shells pasta with shrimp and calamari is a pescatarian’s dream. Start with the fire roasted cabbage.

Campania Coal Fired Pizza is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

12. Campania Coal Fired Pizza

8.8
9824 4th Ave (btwn 99th St & Marine Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Bay Ridge · 18 tips and reviews

Ricardo L.Ricardo Lupo: You can't go wrong with any of the selections. If you're looking for treat however, indulge in the chicken wings with hot sauce. They are seriously some of the best wings I have ever had!!!

Tom M.Tom Maxim: Meatball appetizer with ricotta

Gary R.Gary Riger: Mussels with white sauce and Melanzane Pizza are amazing!

The Meatball Shop is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

13. The Meatball Shop

9.2
170 Bedford Ave (btwn N 7th & N 8th St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 369 tips and reviews

Flo FloFlo Flo: If you're not sure what to get, go with the sliders! It's easier to sample that way. I did that and my fave was the spicy pork with the mushroom sauce!

Oskar W.Oskar Wildly: Pesto hero with chicken balls make my knees weak Read more.

Josh C.Josh Chua: remember, it's not gay if the balls don't touch.

La Palina is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

14. La Palina

8.8
159 Avenue O, Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Bensonhurst · 18 tips and reviews

A V.A V: Baked clams and Shrimp Oreganata were the absolute best. The service was great and the atmosphere was like a real old school Italian spot. Ask for Albert he was great!

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Delicious family-style Italian food from a restaurant that’s been around for over 50 years. Go basic with the Spaghetti and Meatballs and Chicken Parmigiana.

vlad a.vlad anichkin: great food, take out is same menu but half the price. They don't tell you this until you're paying.

Giovanni's Brooklyn Eats is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in Brooklyn.

15. Giovanni's Brooklyn Eats

8.8
1657 8th Ave (Prospect Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · South Slope · 54 tips and reviews

Brigette K.Brigette K.: Brunch was awesome!! 2 courses and unlimited mimosa or Bloody Mary for $19. Waitress very nice and attentive, open and bright location. Easy to access from FG train. All food was delicious

ReALTOReALTO: "I tried Giovanni’s on a Monday night and found myself in for a real treat – ½ price bottles of wine! (Not to mention that on Mondays from 10pm til close the whole menu goes ½ price..." Read more.

Steve L.Steve LeVine: This place is in the running for most amazing brunch. Ricotta fritters were perfect. Eggs "Salmone" (Benedict with smoked salmon) was really good. Huge, bottomless Mimosa! (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more.