Rosario’s Pizza

Hell Square Hits Peak Pizza Saturation with 11th Pizza Parlor

Posted March 2, 2018 at 5:00 am

There are nine pizza parlors currently operating within the eight-square-block confines of Hell Square. And two more are on the way. Given the numbers, it’s probably safe to say that this area is at peak pizza saturation. Elder statesman Rosario’s Pizza, located at the northwest corner of Orchard and Stanton Streets, is definitely the longest […]

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Rosario’s Pizza will Return this Week After DOH Closure, Owner Says

Posted October 10, 2017 at 5:17 am

Rosario’s Pizza is on the mend and will return in the coming days. Longtime owner Sal Bartolomeo informed us that the local slice standby – mandated closed by the Department of Health last month – should reopen on Stanton Street “this week.” The city agency had shuttered the fifty-four-year-old pizza parlor allegedly for “operating without […]

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Rosario’s Pizza is Shuttered by the Health Department

Posted September 26, 2017 at 5:00 am

Rosario’s Pizza, the fifty-four-year-old pizza parlor at Orchard and Stanton Streets, is currently closed. The Department of Health paid a visit to the establishment last week and promptly ordered it shut for “operating without a permit.” The mandatory DOH sticker is pasted into the corner entrance of the restaurant, gates are shuttered, and the chairs sit […]

Goodfellas Brick Oven Pizza at 144 Orchard

Posted January 28, 2011 at 6:49 am

The old Kebab House II on Orchard is transitioning to a pizza place.

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New Oyster Bar for 87 Stanton Street?

Last modified December 9, 2010 at 12:35 am

For now, Project 6 is in its earliest stages. Gathering support from the community ahead of an appearance at this month’s Community Board 3 SLA meeting.  But the new business now has a location in mind – the in-progress building at 87 Stanton Street (aka 167 Orchard) which will, most notably, house the Slipper Room […]

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Mystery of the Man in White, Redux

Last modified June 2, 2010 at 11:35 am

The curious mystery of the man in white is nearing resolution, thanks to all the reader input.  Using the commentary as basis for research, we stopped into Rosario’s for a couple slices and to see if we could elicit more information.  One of the workers there was able to fill in some of the blanks.