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Bamonte's Restaurant

32 Withers St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-1214
+1 718-384-8831
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
“hot antipasto” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
32 Withers St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-1214
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Williamsburg for two weeks dog sitting for our son and his fiancé. We dined at this warm and friendly restaurant three evenings. We were greeted on each occasion by one of the three Bamonte sisters who now run this fourth generation establishment. Bamonte...More

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Bamontes has been a favorite for some time for many many locals. Now the new comers have discovered it. Great food, wonderful family, and after this you have to make reservations. They make anything the way you want it. Just my go to for Italian....More

Thank Aura R
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Finally went to this alleged pantheon of old school Italian eats...parking was easy..walking in the front door was easy...getting to our table was smooth..chatting with a chatty waiter was nice..Food was disappointing...rubbery calamari..so so clams oreganata...shrimp parm in some sort of red sauce blah...come on...More

3  Thank zemuron
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I decided to take my wife to her old stomping ground in Greenpoint and was able to get a table at this North End staple. It was great to step back into time and remember what the old restaurants were like. The style, charm and...More

1  Thank dino758
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The food was really good, but old style cooking (i.e don't count the calories). However this is a great restaurant experience. The pictures on the wall say it all. Service excellent. a real sense of history. Loved it all.

2  Thank glen g
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Godfather 1 - 3 nostalgia is weird, maybe, but when calling in the morning about 10 a.m. for a lunch reservation, the guy who picks up the phone has a voice of many sigars and smokefilled rooms, and the accent to match, you look for...More

2  Thank Lars B H
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Before relocating, I ate here monthly. I have been away from Ba Montes for close to 38 years. Tonight we returned to Brooklyn for a family and friends dinner. Everything we ordered was superb. More importantly from the parking lot attendant to the waiters, host...More

2  Thank alanlubin
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great service but unfortunately the food is no longer good. My pasta special last night was awful. Slimy portobellos and a yiky sauce. My sister in law has pasta marinara. And when an Italian restaurant has poor red sauce .... Need I say more. We...More

2  Thank Susan T
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I was staying at the Hotel LaJolie, right next door - so initially went to Bamonte's because it was close - and I'm very glad I did. As I was by myself I decided to sit at the bar which was not very crowded. Eventually,...More

2  Thank oakleafm
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were at Bamontes for an early Sunday dinner. We started with zuppa de clams in red sauce which were big, sweet and tender. They were perfectly prepared. My shrimp parmigiana was excellent. The shrimp were extra large. My husband's veal parmigiana...More

1  Thank Mima600
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26 September 2016|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the time... Got there in 30 by car.around 630 on a week day
27 May 2016|
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Response from SteveSmithBrooklyn | Reviewed this property |
There is parking at Bamonte's and it is a landmark restaurant in the neighborhood. So is Frost Restaurant, but it does not have parking. You are not looking for parking in either place, you are looking for excellent food... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Withers St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-1214
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-384-8831
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