L&B Spumoni Gardens
- Sun-Thurs: 11am-12am (10pm, Winter)
- Fri-Sat: 11am-1am (11pm, Winter)
- Lunch, Dinner
- Good for Groups
- Good for Kids
This South Brooklyn institution has been slinging their Sicilian-style “squares”—red sauce-smothered pizza with the Mozzarella cheese baked right into the fluffy, crust-y dough and sliced into, you guessed it, squares—since 1938. The only menu item that eclipses the pizza is the spumoni: a rainbow of vanilla, chocolate, and pistachio ice cream served old school, in a paper cup, and best enjoyed on the bustling outdoor patio. The L&B Italian ices (the lemon is a summertime essential) are slightly lighter than the spumoni and definitely worth sampling.