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Di Fara Pizzeria

) #117 of 4,574 Restaurants in Brooklyn $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza
1424 Avenue J, Brooklyn, NY 11230-3702
+1 718-258-1367
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“pie” (83 reviews)
“pizza” (200 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
13:00 - 20:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
1424 Avenue J, Brooklyn, NY 11230-3702
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Di Fara Pizza in Brooklyn Dont Bother, or waste your time and energy going to this pizza shop Yes its old, yes it has a unique story, guy from Italy started in 1965 BUT...... Im sure the pizza used to be really good. Now its...More

Thank calldoug
Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my friends were greeted right away and we felt at home here. The restaurant seemed like a real New York pizza place, which was cool. I like places that feel as though they have a history. This place felt like an old school...More

Thank jassfonchong
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a trip out based on all the good reviews we'd heard. Placed our pie order and told it would be 45 minutes to an hour. Took well over an hour for our classic and the pizza was ok, not the life changing experience that...More

Thank Passport_Memories
Reviewed 1 week ago

Di Faro Pizza has won awards year after year for the best pizza in the boroughs and well deserved. People come from all over New York City to eat this pizza. It's a family run operation with the father as the master pizza maker. The...More

Thank JoyChristena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic pie made over here by Dominic himself! We got the classic that had peppers, sausage, phenomenal basil, a very tasty tomato sauce and good fresh cheese. The style of the pizza is thin crust and it's fired enough that it still holds its form...More

Thank Jared M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Grew up 2 blocks away from Di Fara's in the 70's and 80's and 20 years later it becomes the mecca of NYC Pizza. Reviews everywhere saying it is the best in the city. Of course, I go back to let the family try it....More

Thank Darrell L
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Every time we visit... we understand that there really is no competion The pizza is made slowly, carefully, with love in the hands. The real thing. Wow. Wow. Wow!

Thank orlytModi_in
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I grew up in Midwood.. 5 blocks away from this place...I have eaten at DiFara's more times then I can think of.. over a period of 45 years. since Im 10. But in its last years it has declined at a rapid rate.. closed by...More

Thank MikeD63
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have been travelling many miles to eat at Di Fara and to take home to Great Neck. My first visit was strange. It is not the classiest place. As I watched the pizza being made I was surprised at the high quality of all...More

Thank NormLM
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is honestly the best pizza I have ever had. I am obsessed with pizza and have tried all the good places in NJ and even drove up to check out the places in New Haven, CT. While there are great pizza places in the...More

Thank barry88
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you take phone orders or email orders to go?
14 February 2016|
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Response from isaac m | Reviewed this property |
i'm thinking Korkmaz is correct. but why don't you call them yourself and ask? 718-258-1367
Do you offer small, 4-slice personal pizzas?
19 January 2016|
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Response from BlogBoss | Reviewed this property |
No whole pie one size or you can buy by the slice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Avenue J, Brooklyn, NY 11230-3702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-258-1367
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