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La Nonna

#190 of 4,386 Restaurants in Brooklyn
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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184 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-3118
+1 718-302-5353
12:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 23:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Horrible restaurant. I ate here the evening before the NYC marathon and i got a food poisoning. De lettuce was brown and looked liked it was rotting in the kitchen all day. Don't eat here!!!!!!!!

Thank Marloes v
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner to this italian restaurant and was amazed of location, decor (charming) and food. Good portion of food, nice waiters and good recommendations. Now they have a pumkin cheesecake in season-ask for this dessert-Awesome!! Good for couples families ang group of frinds alike.

Thank Mars H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The hotel has a wonderful decor of bleached wood floors, wrought iron chandeliers. The bartender is friendly, and makes great cocktails and sangria. The menu, while slanted towards Italian, is diverse, and the food was delicious. We had the burrata in puff pastry with white truffle sauce, which was heavenly. Service is excellent, and the prices reasonable for what you... More 

Thank strafals
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22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is wonderful. The location is almost right on the East River. They have indoor and outdoor seating. The restaurant interior is beautiful. The hostess was friendly and the staff was very professional and attentive most of the time. They have a full bar but the female bartender, didn't catch her name, was a bit slow. The food was... More 

Thank MsAfromBK
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43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Nephew's wedding rehearsal dinner was held here in a spacious private section separated by floor-to-ceiling drapes. The atmosphere was classy with Tuscan tones, understated chandeliers, and wood beam high ceiling. The building itself is historic. It felt so special that it's not so noticeable that food portions were very small. Everyone commented that they didn't have enough to eat though... More 

Thank Grateful_Sojourner
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised at the variety and quality of the food. All fresh ingredients. I had the ravioli special and my friends had the eggplant parmesian and gnocchi. All were excellent. Great wine list as well.

Thank Ruth G
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28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

Very good atmosphere, nice interior. Pretty big menu. Food is cooked with some "contemporary" touch, so it tastes a bit different from Italian as we know it. But it was very good. Good selection of wines. Service is very friendly.

Thank NJ_tourists
Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

We were only in New York for a few hours and had made the reservation before we left the Uk. We were welcomed as though old friends and were served a wonderfully authentic Italian meal and a really good Pino Grigio! Having first visited the new World Trade Center and paid our respects, this lunch was the perfect conclusion to... More 

Thank Jocelyn H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

This was one of our favorite Brooklyn restuarants but due to very high rent they moved to Kent Ave. The new place is much more expensive and upscale. Miss the old place.

Thank crazyjaney9
New York City, New York
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

I've been here twice and both times were fantastic. Amazing decor, modern feel with a rustic twist, it has a very comfortable and cozy vibe. Can't go wrong with owners who grew up in Williamsburg, you know you'll be getting quality Italian along with great hospitality. Always a friendly vibe. Keep in mind portions are smaller because you're dining at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-3118
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-302-5353

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?