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Di Fara Pizza

  • 1424 Avenue J Map It
  • Brooklyn
  • Pizza
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 04/05/2017

Fodor's Review

Brooklyn legend Domenico De Marco has been hand-crafting pizzas with top-quality ingredients in this Midwood storefront for 50 years, and even the locals are willing to wait upward of an hour (and sometimes two) for pizza that's a contender for best in the greater New York area. You can order a slice ($5), but you're better off with a whole pie, since the pizza-maker waits until there are enough slice orders to complete a pie. The "classic" is topped with sausage, peppers, mushrooms, and onions ($33), but the "regular" ($29) lets you appreciate the pure goodness. The small, worn space has only a handful of tables (no table service), so don't expect anything fancy—just great pizza. For a shorter wait, arrive well before they open at noon, and note that they're closed between 4:30 and 6 pm. Di Fara recently extended its hours to include Tuesdays but it's uncertain whether this will be permanent so check before you head out.

Restaurant Information

Address:

1424 Avenue J, Brooklyn, New York, 11230, USA

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Phone:

718-258–1367

Website: www.difara.com

Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Mon. and Tues.

Published 04/05/2017

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