The best of South Slope, Brooklyn. A warm and welcoming space. Authentic Italian, authentic enjoyment. Ready for lunch – a delicious value. A fully stocked bar. What’s your pleasure? More than a restaurant - a labor of love. Hosting Mom, Dad and Nonna for lunch Making sure the meatballs win Nonna’s approval. Nonna approves – and so will you. Prepping for Happy Hour Mario Tafuri as a child on his way to school, home town of Taurasi, Avellino, Naples Nonno Michele & Nonna Carmela at the counter of their café restaurant in Rizziconi, Reggio Calabria Great Grandpa Giuseppe looking proudly after little Mario in hometown Taurasi Grandpa “Nonno Giovanni” left me his wine funnel that I also used in keeping the family tradition of homemade wine making My beautiful mom Rosanna posing for a picture at 3 years old in hometown Rizziconi Nonno Giovanni’s wine press… hours, days & years of a wine making labor of love. Always for family & friends to enjoy Uncle Frank’s Pot Belly Stove Cozy and private, for special events My pride and joy. Come see us! Previous Next A Brooklyn Neighborhood Dining Experience Come home. We’re waiting for you, with the very best authentic Italian cuisine in a casual, comfortable setting. You’ve got family in South Slope, Brooklyn – at Giovanni’s Brooklyn Eats.