Gino's Focacceria - Closed

7118 18th Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11204


  • Daily 11am-9pm
  • $
  • Catering, Delivery, Family Style, Takeout, Wine
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Anchoring the city's most impressive Sicilian nabe, Gino's knocks you out the minute you step in the door with a bravado display of baby-octopus stew, fried shrimp, glistening strips of tripe, garlicked greens, and panelle, the fried chickpea fritters that, when lathered with fresh ricotta on a bulbous roll, become the superlative "panelle special."

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