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Il Passatore

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14 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
+1 718-963-3100
12:00 - 22:00
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Wellsville, New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went to Il Passatore this past weekend. We all enjoyed our dinners. We started out with an appetizer of assorted olives which were very yummy. They have a good selection of appetizers, salads, and pasta. They have two meat dishes and a salmon dish. All of their pastas are made fresh on the premises daily and... More 

Thank Nancy R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Nice place, with confortable seat. Moreover the food is perfect, for a french family who likes good restaurant. The food is tasty and you can eat real italian food with modernity and good wine.

Thank thomas B
Salem, Oregon
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109 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Great Bushwick location and the food was very good. Definitely want to sit on the back patio when it is open. The house wine is very good and a great value. We had 2 carafe's of the Sangiovese and might have been the best wine of the trip. Certainly the best value. The Coconut pannacota was excellent. The only thing... More 

Thank Kevin H
Los Angeles, California
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135 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

The last time I ate there was in the dead of winter so I didn't know there was a patio! Ask for the patio when the weather suits outdoor dining! We shared the arugula salad with pears and the orange dressing is soooo good, tagliatelle bolognese was just like Mama makes, and the fish special was light and tasty!

Thank Kcarma
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

This was an accidental find, and we have never had better. Only regret we didn't have room for dessert!

Thank jeeno55
New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants. The food and prices are excellent. The wait staff is pleasant and accommodating. Try the piadini.

Thank tamberella
Los Angeles, California
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135 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2015

We walked to one of the best Italian restaurants, bar none! Small, dark-lit joint with great ambience. The rucolo (arugula) and watercress salads were perfectly prepared! Before kale, there was arugula, lettuce, etc. Well, they do have a kale salad but that's to please the native hipsters. The best entrée was the tagliatelle al Ragu Bolongnese! The Pappardelle con Angnello... More 

Thank Kcarma
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

This is a small neighborhood place--but very convenient to the subway. It's a veritable bargain for NYC and good food to boot. My son, who had lived nearby, recommended it--says he always had a good meal there. We were so glad we took him up on his recommendation. The octopus appetizer was especially good. I thought their house wine was... More 

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Arvada, Colorado
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81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

We were visiting Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn and went on suggestion of our host. Tiny place,we did not have a reservation(which I strongly encourage) but they accommodated us nevertheless on a crowded night. The homemade penne pasta was a rustic meal with a superb basil pesto. Some of best mussels I have had anywhere. Leave your credit cards at home,... More 

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United States
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102 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

My son took us to this restaurant recently and it was delicious. It's like your grandmothers house with seating in her back yard. Lots of umbrellas for shade. Service was great and food delicious. The calamari was grilled and tender and tasty. Mussels also a must. All pasta dishes were delectable. Nice inexpensive prices for Brooklyn. Would go there on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-963-3100

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