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Revisiting L&B Spumoni Gardens

L&B Spumoni Gardens, which has been serving their square pizzas in Brooklyn since the 1950’s, is famous for their slices where the cheese is baked under the sauce. I went there once, many years ago, and my impression at the … Continue reading

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Battle Hill Tavern Is Toby’s Pizza Reborn

I was pretty disappointed when Toby’s Public House closed. It was a true neighborhood favorite, with good pizza and friendly staff. Then I heard a rumor that a new place had opened up in the old Toby’s space, a place … Continue reading

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Italy Meets New York At L’Industrie Pizzeria

I first heard about L’Industrie Pizzeria via pizza-lover (and Margot’s Pizza creator) Adam Kuban‘s Instagram account. I implicitly trust any pizza recommendation Adam gives, so when my friend Donny asked if there were any pizza places I wanted to check … Continue reading

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Brunch At Hugo & Sons

For my first visit to Hugo & Sons, just a short walk from my apartment, we met my parents for brunch. Although the zucchini frittata and the roasted eggplant both sounded good, I only had eyes for the pizza. I … Continue reading

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Barboncino In Crown Heights

I’ve eaten a lot of pizza over the years, but I somehow never managed to make it to Barboncino in Crown Heights until recently. Initially I was underwhelmed by the menu, particularly the relatively low number of vegetarian pies available. … Continue reading

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Store Bought Pizza Dough Is My New Best Friend

I’m friendly with some truly great pizza makers, so when it comes to making my own pizza I sometimes feel intimidated. Sure, I’ve tried before. More than once, in fact. But then I stopped for a long, long while. Then … Continue reading

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Detroit-Style Pizza At Emmy Squared

I worry about a lot of things, usually things that I have no control over. When I heard that Emily, the pizza place in Clinton Hill, was opening up a second location I worried about it. Sure they make delicious … Continue reading

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