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L&B Spumoni Gardens

2725 86th St, Brooklyn, NY 11223-3507
+1 718-372-8400
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“square pizza” (48 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2725 86th St, Brooklyn, NY 11223-3507
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Reviewed 17 October 2015

Came here as part of the Slice of Pizza Brooklyn tour - was one of the best stops!! Delicious pizza - really couldn't get enough. Also had some gelato, which was yummy! Would definitely come again (wish we could go there now!!!)

Thank Rick-and-Leah
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

L & B was recommended to us by a friend, so we decided to give it a try. We called in an order for pick-up, and we got the square Sicilian pizza, a house salad, and an order of potato croquettes. Upon arrival, it was...More

1  Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I learned a lot about Sicilian Pizza on the Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour. And I discovered L&B Spumoni Gardens, which offers the best! Square cut....with the cheese after the dough then topped with sauce. This layering gives the mouth a real treat: as you...More

Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We always get the square pizza to take home to massachusetts and to take with us to florida on the drive down. It heat really well in the toaster oven and is delicious for days! My husband raves about the veal part submarine sandwich, I...More

Thank Regina B
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I've been coming to this Brooklyn mainstay on 86th Street since I could eat on my own LOL! Nothing fancy here just fantastic old world style Sicilian pizza ….PS Their spumoni is also incredible and goes great after a few slices of pizza :)

Thank shadows830
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I grew up in Brooklyn and going to Manhattan Beach in the summer. We would take the 86th bus to the corner of 86th and Stillwell Ave (transfer point to the bus for manhattan Beach) and always found time for an LB Square. That's what...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 26 September 2015

L & B's specialty is the square, thick crust pizza with the sauce on top of the cheese, and it is unique and delicious. The round is also very good. Great place for people watching, with a large outdoor seating area. There is also a...More

Thank SuzyQu15
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We were celebrating our anniversary and my husband, being Italian; pizza is his favorite food. We decided to do a pizza crawl and Due to all the rave reviews and hype this was the first on our list. So we made the trek from South...More

Thank Tiffanie C
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Nice outdoor seating while having pizza.Square and round slices are delicious!Like how they have a separate window for people who want whole pies.Bonus is dessert(ices) right there too.

Thank brighteyes67
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Not only Zagat rated - do NOT have to be hungry to eat their amazing square pizza! You can inhale!! Try it once and you are hooked. People come from near and far and they are lines but they move quickly. Finish it off with...More

Thank Britta P
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Linda M
29 December 2016|
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Response from Norina1047 | Reviewed this property |
If it's the pizza you want, then no. Walk in only. Tables are outside; that's the beauty of the place. If it is the summer, or a nice day of any kind, it could be a short wait. The guys behind the counter are fast and... More
Pat C
23 June 2016|
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Response from TWinThai | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea but it is now legal in NYC
Shabrina T
15 March 2015|
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Response from Lunababy7181 | Reviewed this property |
Be careful with high chairs. I had to wait a good 40 minutes to get one after we were sitting bc they don't have enough
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2725 86th St, Brooklyn, NY 11223-3507
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-372-8400
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