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Giando On the Water

412 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-5910
+1 718-387-7000
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“salmon” (5 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
412 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-5910
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Come here for the views at night, the food is average. There was a private party going on in the other room and we felt very rushed even though the restaurant wasn't crowded. After we finished one plate, another one would come immediately after.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are having a civil ceremony and wanted to book a lunch in the restaurant for about 6 people. Everything went well until we asked whether the restaurant was wheelchair accessible. They told us, as there are four steps to the restaurant they could not...More

Thank _kamilajeong
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Appetizers were nothing fancy. Run of the mill Nothing fancy. Good was good. Service was good. For what you pay you'd think that food, service, etc would be top notch. Not so. Was disappointed.

Thank DaveS1208
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is one of the finest restaurants around, having some of the best views of the New York skyline and more, The food is well how can I say this so fresh, so clean, so tasty,If your a meat lover great selection, love fish great...More

Thank Zaiahummer293
Reviewed 21 September 2017

They are very overpriced, (but we were paying the overpriced tab)when we had to cancel the party one month before the event; I found them dishonest on the cancellation. We asked for a rain check; the party was on a Monday night, they refused. Shame...More

1  Thank rosettaplat
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Twelve of the family went to Giando for my son's graduation to have lunch. We sat by the window and had a gorgeous view of the Williamsburg Bridge, the river and the city. We enjoyed our food however, we had to physically go and search...More

Thank Susan Renee O
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Went here for an event and had high hopes, the place is stunning the views to die for, the food...good. Was expecting fantastic so I was a little disappointed. The bread was inedible not what I expect in Brooklyn, the rest of the meal was...More

Thank mary151
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Thanks Michael and staff -the food and service were wonderful. The cake was delicious. The view of Manhattan is breathtaking here.

Thank A L
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We have been dining here for 20 years. Good Italian food, extensive menu and nice service, and that beautiful view. Great for special occasions since it can get pricey but we love to come here. Come early Eve to get a table by the window....More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Location, location, location. sad when management of a venue just cruises by on the one selling point of the place. Catering hall food is never very good and Giando hits that low target very well. Dry chicken francese, dry steak, dry salmon, its what happens...More

Thank Mike H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-5910
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-387-7000
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