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Party Size
For 2
Date
Fri, 4/20
Time
11:00 PM
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Verde on Smith

4.6
374 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
Perfect For:
  • Great for Brunch
  • Cozy
  • Good for a Date
WELCOME TO VERDE ON SMITH RESTAURANT, located in Brooklyn's Cobble Hill. Established in 2009 by Cono Morena, our food is rooted in the traditions of Northern Italian cuisine with a Southern accent. Only the finest organic ingredients are used for all dishes to be savored and enjoyed with our extensive wine list. Verde on smith is the marrying of Italian traditional cooking with a contemporary twist and a modern setting.
Cono Morena was born in Salerno, Italy. He moved to New York in 1968 where he began his career in restaurant management. In 1985, he opened his first restaurant, Primadonna, located in Forest Hills, Queens. Verde is a result of over 35 years experience as a chef, manager and restaurant owner in New York.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Friday - Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm; Dinner: Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm -10:30pm
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Phone number
(718) 222-1525
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Payment options
MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Cono Morena
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Private party facilities
Private dining in garden or dining room.
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Private party contact
Cono Morena: (718) 222-1525
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Catering
Off site catering.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Butler street
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Public transit
NYC Subway: F,G to Bergen St
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Entertainment
Bluegrass band for weekend brunch and dinner.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 374 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.7
service
4.5
ambience
4.4
value
Noise · Moderate
94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 6 days ago

Exceptional service!!

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2.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Food just wasn’t good. Everything else was fine.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Food and service were excellent.

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4.0Dined on March 6, 2018

On Smith Street among many shops including a butcher and a bookstore.
Friendly service, comfy atmosphere.
Perfect for a family occasion.

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Had a reservation for 7:30. Showed up right on time but our table was not available. Rather than waiting 20 minutes for a table (we had a reservation mind you), we crammed three of us into a table for two. The host did give us a round of free drinks for our trouble, which was nice and appreciated by us. The food was very good and the service was also good. Would go back, but I do have concerns about a reservation meaning anything to them.

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Real nice food service and everything working together.Good evening all around.

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5.0Dined on February 2, 2018

Food was excellent and with moderate priced. Waiters were friendly and helpful.

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Well executed specials both for appetizer and main courses. Food was flavorful, the portions generous, and our leftovers tasted great the next day. Have already recommended to several friends.

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5.0Dined on January 21, 2018

I booked brunch reservations at Verde on Smith in celebration of my best-friends Graduation . We arrived 10 mins before our reservation time and was seated immediately. The wait staff was prompt, service was excellent. It was great for our party of 5. The noise level was quiet/ moderate we can hear each other speak, which was a plus. Great choices for brunch meals and the many bottomless drink options were really good, the Peach Bellini was my fave. I would definitely return again.

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5.0Dined on January 1, 2018

The eggs Benedict is delicious and the home fries are very tasty. Also quite good are the mixed greens that accompany the dishes, and the dressing that sits atop the greens. For a tasty dessert, try one of the crepes - we had the one with mixed berries, and everything tasted as fresh as could be, given that it was January 1! And a very good value is the unlimited champagne/mimosas/bloody Mary, for $19.95 for 2 hours. We were encouraged to relax and really enjoy our meal here. It is a Cobble Hill treasure.

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5.0Dined on December 31, 2017

We had the most delicious dinner on New Year's eve. The service was impeccable, the ambience was perfect, there was music playing but very softly. The food was the best I have had in years! We cannot wait to return back for my birthday this month! This is a gem of a find and we are thrilled to have celebrated New Year's eve at Verde. We highly recommend this restaurant!

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5.0Dined on December 20, 2017

Try the grilled octopus , it’s tender and delicious. Great place to go.

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5.0Dined on November 25, 2017

Good food and great service

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5.0Dined on November 22, 2017

The food was truly outstanding!

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5.0Dined on November 18, 2017

The lobster is the best!

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5.0Dined on November 18, 2017

Great time!

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4.0Dined on November 10, 2017

there was an abundance of appetizing specials and the regular items on the menu were equally enticing

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4.0Dined on November 4, 2017

Extensive menu with choices for everyone. The specials took the guy five minutes to tell us, there were so many. The service was fairly attentive, until the place got a bit more crowded. But we were not in a hurry. I would highly recommend for a neighborhood restaurant with good food.

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5.0Dined on October 8, 2017

Great for brunch..... strong drinks, delicious food and great service!!!

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4.0Dined on October 1, 2017

Enjoyed Sunday brunch. It"s a nice cozy place, great ambiance and delicious food.

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3.0Dined on September 16, 2017

I typically enjoy the brunch and unlimited cocktail options that they have. However, on my last visit the service was a little lacking. It took some time for us to get refills on our mimosas and we had to flag down our server several times.

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4.0Dined on August 30, 2017

My friends and I had a good experience at Verde--good food, great service, and we were able to have a conversation because it wasn't too noisy.

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4.0Dined on August 19, 2017

3rd time we've eaten at Verde. Food was good, nice wine and terrific service. There were plenty of open tables so we weren't asked for our reservation. Would definitely go again.

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4.0Dined on August 18, 2017

Solid place with tasty food and good service. I got the branzino special and my date got the steak. Both very good. Good wine too. Not sure why it wasn't more crowded.

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2.0Dined on July 8, 2017

The food was ok, service was a little slow for a place that wasn't busy. Drinks were watered down, tasted like watered down juice. When we said something politely, they served us a half empty glass. Will not return to this place, not worth it at all.

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4.0Dined on July 7, 2017

I took a friend to Verde on a rainy Friday for lunch, so it was somewhat quiet, but the waiter was very attentive, and the food was wonderful, and we liked the restaurant very much.

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3.0Dined on July 2, 2017

Would like the restaurant better if it were less noisy and the staff did not forget dining requests such as getting additional drinks, etc. Also, even though the restaurant was not crowded, you got the feeling that you were being rushed to eat and leave.

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4.0Dined on July 2, 2017

I loved the restaurant when I first walked in. The egg whites scrambled were AMAZING! The peach Bellini was good 😊

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5.0Dined on June 24, 2017

Nice little neighborhood place. Best linguine and clams I've had in a long time. Service was excellent.

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5.0Dined on June 18, 2017

Food was excellent. Will be going back! Brunch was amazing

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4.0Dined on June 17, 2017

Started with the burrata and had a short rib special. Wife had a pasta dish. Both were excellent.

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5.0Dined on June 17, 2017

It was a friends birthday and like always Pablo and the staff at Verde was amazing

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3.0Dined on June 16, 2017

Food was solid but nothing special. Waitstaff were very nice. Restaurant was touted as being devoted to local ingredients but that wasn't apparent on the menu.

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5.0Dined on June 16, 2017

Wonderful food, excellent service, beautiful outdoor garden when open. One of my all time favorites.

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5.0Dined on June 11, 2017

First time eating here. I was very satisfied with the service and food. I will definitely come back.

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4.0Dined on June 10, 2017

We have become regulars. We enjoy the food, service, ambiance and the overall dining experience.

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5.0Dined on June 3, 2017

Loved the outdoor patio and we received excellent service. The only thing I wish they had were french fries to accompany the burger. Would def recommend!

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4.0Dined on June 2, 2017

Enjoyed a beautiful evening outdoors. Food was great, service was great and the four of us enjoyed a great night.

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5.0Dined on May 21, 2017

My friends and I were lucky enough to get a table in the backyard and the atmosphere was awesome. The food was prompt and delicious as always. This is the first place that comes to mind when some one asks about a brunch spot.

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5.0Dined on May 17, 2017

Went here for a little celebration dinner. Food was exceptionally delicious and beautiful ambiance. Will def return.

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