Ferdinando's Focacceria

151 Union St.
Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Ferdinando's Focacceria +

Jesse Reed


  • Mon-Thu 11am-8pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm
  • $
  • Delivery, Family Style, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Nearly a century old, this antique focacceria is proof that Sicilians landed in Brooklyn at the same time as Neapolitans; a potbellied stove is still the center of attention. The favorite snack is the panelle special, layering smoky chickpea fritters on a homemade roll slathered with ricotta and sprinkled with Parmesan. The pastas are distinguished too.

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