Il Porto restaurant, located at 37 Washington Ave., serves a traditional thin-crust pizza to die for. Not only are their pizzas spectacular, their homemade desserts are worth the trip alone. The extensive dessert menu features everything from Ravioli Di Nutella ($8), to Homemade Il Porto Cheesecake ($6). Il Porto restaurant offers great food at reasonable prices. For dinner, you can choose from a 12″ wood-burning brick oven pizza ($10-$16), or you can go all the way with an appetizer and a main course ($6-$24).
The restaurant itself offers a bit of fun to the neighborhood as well, with their live musical performances on Friday nights. The restaurant is open for private parties and has catering for all occasions. If you’re looking for an intimate setting to have a dinner out, they also offer a candlelight dining room. If you’d just like to spend the night in, then take advantage of their free pickup and delivery service.
Il Porto is so widely known, it was once even visited by celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay. The restaurant is conveniently located just off of the Brooklyn/Queens Expressway. They offer a separate menu for takeout orders, a special lunch menu everyday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., and a dinner menu everyday from 4 p.m. – 12 a.m.