Vesuvio Pizzeria & Restaurant

4.5
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$30 and under
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Italian
Vesuvio Pizzeria & Restaurant is a family-style Neapolitan diner in Brooklyn that specializes in fast lunches, homemade pastas and a pizza counter that serves everything from a quick slice to garlic knots and paninis. Patrons who come to Vesuvio Pizzeria & Restaurant for lunch can enjoy the penne vodka or pizza burger as well as appetizers such as grilled portobello or minestrone soup.




Dinner at Vesuvio Pizzeria & Restaurant starts with appetizers like calamari or eggplant rollatini. Homemade pastas like tremezzo and cheese manicotti are served alongside entrées like veal scallopini and shrimp scampi. Diners can also enjoy a gourmet pizza for one, or share a pizza with their entire party. From the dessert menu to a variety of kid-friendly options, everyone will feel like family at Vesuvio Pizzeria & Restaurant.
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4.5based on all time ratings
4.7
food
4.5
service
4.3
ambience
4.4
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L
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on November 1, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nice management, great food selection, nice ambiance, good for a date or with the family.

BP
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2019
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Waiter was wonderful , helping with wine selection which was very delicious. The bread is delicious, but I was disappointed with the veal parm and fried calamari (the latter of which the table shared and we left some behind so the feeling was mutual). I have had other menu selections here which I liked better so I am only speaking to the dinner I had last Friday night, not the entire menu . My friends and I had an enjoyable evening there as the wait staff does not rush you which we appreciated.

DV
New England
11 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

They were very busy tonight and yet we received impeccable service. The food was wonderful as always. The manager also checked on on us several times despite how busy it was. Everyone felt well taken care of and enjoyed the experience.

s
New York Area
8 reviews
Reviewed on April 10, 2018
Overall1foodserviceambience

Worst customer service ever. Waited 90 minutes for my meal called 3 times and got same story. Spoke to manager. Did absolutely nothing. Last time and I'll tell everyone in neighborhood stay away and order from Gino's.

TJ
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on February 11, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience3

I wasn't expecting a place like this. I thought it would come with a good dating atmosphere. But it was not, it was, family like. Yet, that's me not doing enough homework on this. However, the food is GREAT!! This is yet the best Italian food compare to those high end Italian restaurants I'v been to in Manhattan. Every dish we ordered was perfect! I will definitely come back again!!!

OT
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on November 29, 2014
Overall5food5service5ambience5

our favorite neighborhood spot for italian comfort food and pizza. Best pizza in the neighborhood

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on November 1, 2014
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I had the Tremezzo pasta which is a garlic and oil base with artichoke hearts and shrimp! Absolutely delicious!!!

l
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 27, 2014
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My family and I made a reservation for 11. The table was waiting for us when we arrived. It was an amazing experience at Vesuvio's. The wait staff was kind and accommodating. The food was delicious. Everyone enjoyed what they ordered. We are excited to return.

M
New York Area
67 reviews
Dined on August 9, 2014
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Basic Italian fare. Large portions. Good value for money.

I
New York Area
126 reviews
Dined on June 21, 2014
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a bit of a wait getting our table because there were a few walk ins who were waiting for tables around the same time we made our reservation. Several parties were going on. However the staff were very accommodating. Served the kids bread and offered us drinks during our wait. When we got to our table the service was exceptional. The food was delicious and we enjoyed the experience. It was definitely worth the wait and will return again soon.