City: Brooklyn, NY
Phone: (347) 987-4500
Site: Visit the restaurant site
Chef: Albert Di Meglio
2nd Cuisine: Pizza
Barano is a seasonal Italian restaurant in South Williamsburg. It is named after a town in Southern Italy where the chef's mother, Giuseppina, was born. Homemade pastas and mozzarella are offered along with pizzas and spit-roasted chicken. For dessert, look for rum-soaked cake with whipped vanilla mascarpone and fresh berries, along with cannolo with ricotta and candied fruit.