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

1. Provini

9.2
1302 8th Ave (at 13th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · South Slope · 37 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

9.1
490 Humboldt St (at Richardson St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 51 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.

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

3. Cecconi's Dumbo

9.0
55 Water St, New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · DUMBO · 13 tips and reviews

Kyle T.Kyle Turman: Huge space with great outdoor seating and terrific view. Also great to grab a happy hour cocktail and snack. Excellent food, try out the Piatto Unico 😗👌

TiffanyTiffany: Food was fantastic, but service really lacking. Two orders were messed up and pizza comes out far faster than everything else. Service is slow. Order pizza if you want to be done in less than an hour.

Mark S.Mark Sherman: The Burrata is AMAZING also the eggplant parm is a solid choice

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

4. Faro

9.1
436 Jefferson St (btwn Wyckoff & St. Nicholas Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Bushwick · 50 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.

5. River Deli

9.1
32 Joralemon St (Columbia Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Brooklyn Heights · 87 tips and reviews

Nikki W.Nikki W.: Pasta is amazing and they have great prices. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu, but I would recommend pasta and tuna dish- delicious! Remember it's cash only - figure $60/person. Drink included

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.

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

6. LaRina Pastificio & Vino

9.0
387 Myrtle Ave (btwn Clermont & Vanderbilt Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Clinton Hill · 6 tips and reviews

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

Michael H.Michael Harris: Absolutely perfect pasta dishes.. as a table of 4 we split one 3 for $38 pasta tasting, three standalone pasta dishes, and 2 small plates. Cannot wait to come back!

emily m.emily moyer: Whole fish is delish

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

7. Cent'Anni

9.0
742 Franklin Ave (at Sterling Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Crown Heights · 90 tips and reviews

Tara D.Tara Dîana: Gorgeous atmosphere and delicious brunch!!! I got baked eggs pomodoro...an Italian shakshuka.

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

Jisu P.Jisu P: Perfect place for brunch! There are cute outdoor tables in the back. The staff is ridiculously nice and very attentive. I got the spinach, goat cheese and roasted garlic frittata and it was perfect.

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

8. Leuca

8.9
111 N 12th St, Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 31 tips and reviews

Mark G.Mark Grundman: Get the sea urchin pasta - so delicious. Also, the artichoke with duck egg on top is mind blowing (pic included).

Ronald C.Ronald Cattrysse: Get drinks on the hotel rooftop to catch the sunset, then go to Leuca. If you love pasta a la vongole, the bucatini calabrese is one of the best I've ever had. & we ordered a second goat fazzoletti!

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

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

9. Lilia

9.5
567 Union Ave (at Frost St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 113 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

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

10. Rucola

9.4
190 Dean St (at Bond St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Boerum Hill · 209 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.

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

11. Aita

8.9
132 Greene Ave (Waverly), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Clinton Hill · 65 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

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

12. La Palina

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

Gilbert W.Gilbert Wong: The baked clams and garlic bread and veal are all superb! Desserts are awesome as well!!

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.

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 · 367 tips and reviews

Charles K.Charles Knoles: Ironically this is one of the best places to get a hearty vegetarian meal. Vegetarian meatballs over salad is delicious, nutritious and satisfying.

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.

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

14. Giovanni's Brooklyn Eats

8.8
1657 8th Ave (Prospect Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · South Slope · 51 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.

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

15. Testo

8.9
141 Leonard St (Scholes St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · East Williamsburg · 34 tips and reviews

Sara D.Sara Dabbs: A hidden gem. Get the strozzapreti with ragu! The homemade pasta is chewy deliciousness. And don't forget to check the Specials board!

Meredith H.Meredith Hope: The pumpkin gnocchi is amazing. The service is pretty slow so don't go if you're short on time. If you can, try to make a reservation

Jesse L.Jesse Lash: One word: Comic Sans.