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L&B Spumoni Gardens

2725 86th St., Brooklyn, NY - (718) 449-1230
Spumoni is the signature item at this Brooklyn institution (since 1939), but do not ignore the pizza. It is a fine pie with a chewy crust and just the right mix of tomato sauce and cheese on top.
91% Approval Rating (12 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Spumoni
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Highlighted Reviews

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Larry Fendrick - Photos (6)
September 17, 2005
"L&B's Spumoni Gardens is world famous (in Brooklyn). A fixture in this neighborhood since 1939, on a warm summer night you will find large crowds gathered around the pickup windows and eating areas, and young Brooklynites double-parked, showing off their ..."   [Read More]
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Joanie Sendrick
September 28, 2005
"I've eaten at L & B's many times. It's amongst my favorite places to get pizza in all of Brooklyn. I usually get the square pie, with thick dough, melted cheese and delicious tomato sauce on top. On occasion I've eaten a slice or two that wasn't the freshest but ..."   [Read More]
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Bob Pomeroy
September 03, 2014
"As more and more of the city seems to fade away and disappear and get taken over by twee with each passing day, L&B Spumoni Garden remains in good old south Brooklyn. Enjoy it while you still can. Along with Luigi's on 5th Avenue, Brooklyn and a few others around ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

2725 86th St., Brooklyn, NY
(718) 449-1230

http://www.spumonigardens.com/

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:No
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:Yes
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
Spumoni is what L&B is famous for.  Pictured is their
"Spumoni is what L&B is famous for. Pictured is their "rainbow" spumoni."
Larry Fendrick





Crisp, chewy crust, a judicious amount of tomato sauce, and gooey cheese... I wish I could have this every day.
"Crisp, chewy crust, a judicious amount of tomato sauce, and gooey cheese... I wish I could have this every day."
Bill Homan


A very cool and refreshing end to a meal of perfect Sicilian slices at a very neighborhood-y hangout.
"A very cool and refreshing end to a meal of perfect Sicilian slices at a very neighborhood-y hangout."
Bill Homan


L&B
"L&B "Round" pizza slices."
Larry Fendrick


L&B's chocolate Italian ice.
"L&B's chocolate Italian ice."
Larry Fendrick


Every so often I think of trying a slice from a round pie but just can't resist those Sicilian slices!
"Every so often I think of trying a slice from a round pie but just can't resist those Sicilian slices!"
Bill Homan


Preparing for a busy day selling countless pies to eager fans.
"Preparing for a busy day selling countless pies to eager fans."
Bill Homan


The years of seasoning in these pans definitely contributes to the wonderful texture and flavor of that irresistible crust.
"The years of seasoning in these pans definitely contributes to the wonderful texture and flavor of that irresistible crust."
Bill Homan


A mainstay in the Gravesend area of Brooklyn for decades.
"A mainstay in the Gravesend area of Brooklyn for decades."
Bill Homan


A view of L&B's outdoor dining area.
"A view of L&B's outdoor dining area."
Larry Fendrick


L&B's pizza order/pick-up window.
"L&B's pizza order/pick-up window."
Larry Fendrick



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