At Basil Brick Oven Pizza you can find high quality, fresh Italian cuisine just like youíd find in Naples, Italy. The restaurant has been open since 2011 and is located in the new, upcoming neighborhood Astoria. The restaurant has garnered great reviews and has even earned a Michelin rating. Everything at Basil Brick Oven is made from scratch using the freshest and finest ingredients. They even import their cheese and some other ingredients directly from Italy for authentic and great taste. The restaurant specializes in gourmet pizzas and pastas. They use a unique wood burning brick oven that they heat to 900 degrees to cook each and every pizza perfectly. The Pizzucca is one of Basilís most unique pizzas as well as one of the most popular. The pizza is made with herbed pumpkin walnut sauce, homemade fresh mozzarella, pancetta, parmigiano reggiano, extra virgin olive oil, and basil. They have tons of other recipes to pick from including the traditional Margherita, Carbonara, and Napolitana. The rest of the menu consists of delicious Italian entrees, pastas, appetizers, and salads. The quality and consistency of the food never changes, so customers can expect the same great tasting meal time and time again. Basil also offers a nice selection of wines and Italian coffees to compliment any meal. There is a separate dining area, pizzeria, and pick up area for to-go orders. The atmosphere is warm and inviting with a friendly and attentive staff that works hard to ensure every customer leaves full and happy. The next time youíre in the area, make sure to visit Basil Brick Oven Pizza for a fresh and delicious meal that wonít disappoint!
28-17 Astoria Boulevard
Astoria, NY 11102