Grimaldi’s Coney Island is an outpost of the growing Grimaldi’s Coal-Fired Brick Oven Pizza chain. It opened along Surf Avenue in late June 2012. Its nearest rival is Totonno’s, a few blocks over on Neptune Avenue.
Grimaldi’s, on an expansion jag as of late, has opened a branch in Coney Island. For the longest time I’ve thought the one under the Brooklyn Bridge was a tourist trap, but a recent visit to its new digs and a visit to the Coney outpost have me reconsidering. (more…)