Cent’anni is a neighborhood Italian spot where you can eat perfectly fine pasta in a big dining room that feels like a place where bears could happily hibernate. Sit at the bar, order some ragu, and try to find a way to get five months off just to sleep every year.
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Leland Eating & Drinking House
Leland Eating & Drinking House serves excellent small plates, fresh focaccia, and hot cocktails from its corner shop in Prospect Heights.
Claro is a great Oaxacan-inspired restaurant that’s even better when you’re sitting in the backyard.
N 11th Cookout
N 11 St Cookout is a big outdoor-only spot in Williamsburg where you can play lawn games after having burgers and frozen cocktails.
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The only thing that is keeping Rubriosa from being one of NYC’s classic Italian restaurants is time. Let’s eat vodka sauce pizza while we wait.
Ogliastro Pizza Bar
Ogliastro Pizza Bar is the perfect place to take have a first date in Prospect Heights.
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Mayfield is the neighborhood place you wish you had in your neighborhood. Unless you live in Crown Heights, in which case it's in your neighborhood.
Barboncino is a neighborhood pizza place in Crown Heights that's kind of like the Roberta's of the area. It's good and family friendly.
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