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Il Brigante

Map & Directions 214 Front St.
New York, NY 10038
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212-285-0222
  • Italian, Vegetarian
  • Sun 12:30pm-10:30pm, Mon-Thu 12pm-10:30pm, Fri 12pm-11pm, Sat 12:30pm-11pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Takeout, Delivery, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer
  • Accepted
  • No Parking

Description

Village Voice's Description

Propelled by its wood burning oven, which flickers merrily
at the end of the rustic dining room, Il Brigante ("The Brigand") is one of the city's only Calabrian restaurants (the region at the toe of the boot right before you get to Sicily). It celebrates the wild side of southern Italian life via the occasional use of the tiny chiles popular in the region, and pastas that include fusilli silani (a baked-in-the-oven selection featuring sausage ragu and caciocavallo cheese) and rigatoni alla norma (with eggplant and ricotta salata, named after the heroine in a Verdi opera). And the single-person pizzas are easily the best in the South Street Seaport.

 
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  • Downtown A. on 08/29/10

    Relaxed, welcoming ambience, rustic Italian trattoria. Delectable homemade desserts. You can get our free Downtown dining guide at http://www.downtownny.com/mapsguides/

  • Village Voice on 06/15/12

    Around the Seaport on 7/14? Village Voice'll be rocking out @ 2012 4Knots Music Fest, ft. Archers of Loaf, The Drums & more! goo.gl/x1Ak3

  • Demian on 02/17/12

    Try the Moretti beers. Awesome!

  • Demian on 12/28/11

    Brigante pizza or a Margherita with sopresatta is a good choice!

  • Frida on 01/05/14

    Fantastic Italian place. Just reopened after Sandy. Lots of locals. Great food. Great friendly service. Best food on the Seaport.

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  • Robin Hood Rests

    Calabria is the toe of the Italian boot, and one of its poorest regions. To the majority of visitors, it's the barren stretch of coastal... More on Il Brigante »

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