Long Island

Hungry for Something New? The 10 Best New Restaurants in America

Tired of the same ol' same ol'? You're in luck. Food & Wine just announced its 2019 list of Best New Restaurants and chances are, at least one of them is within striking distance. The list, which...

Having breakfast on Long Island

by Scott_R 9 years ago

About once a week, I go out for breakfast. For me this means more than scrambled eggs on a roll or a donut. I like to find interesting creations that I can sit and relax with (and I don't have muc...

Fresh, Local Long Island Seafood

by Gastronomos 3 years ago

I know we've discussed this topic in other ways, but I'm curious as those posts are old and we need new, fresh sources and discussions. I was at Rachel's Waterside Grill recently (I know, I'm a ...

10pm craving for rib-eye or salmon in Nassau

by holyveal 14 days ago

Almost died last night from a 10pm craving. Where the heck does one get decent: (1) rib-eye (first choice); or (2) broiled/grilled salmon (second but healthier choice) in Nassau at that time of ni...

What's new and good in Lido/Long Beach/Point Lookout?

by stuartlafonda 1 year ago

I spend a good part of my summer at Lido Beach and with beach weather on the way was just thinking, as I read a Newsday story about a new taqueria opening in the old ay caramba between five guys a...

Nassau County

by jnjn 7 years ago

At the risk of offending, and sincere aplogies if that is the case, I'd like to go on record and say that among nassau county, the 5 boroughs and westchester county, that nassau county, by a ...

Miller Place Bagels Rock

by Motosport 21 days ago

I'm a Brooklyn boy who knows a great (water) bagel when I eat one. Their sign out front says "Best Bagel on Long Island" and I have to agree. So many LI Bagel shops don't boil their bagels before...

Long Island diner

by Gastronomos 3 years ago

At dinner last night... at the diner... I was served a side monkey dish of lukewarm broccoli. I tried to add the ice cold butter from the little packet to the broccoli, but it wouldn't melt. I add...

Ara Greek Kitchen & Bar on Long Island

by Gastronomos 1 year ago

Erica Marcus review of the new restaurant Ara: https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/ara-greek-kitchen-review-commack-1.15545824

Where to find dried diced apples? (Long Island, NY)

by Scott_R 30 days ago

I used to buy Bob's Red Mill Dried Diced Apples. Unlike most dried apple I've seen, the bits were much smaller (almost lentil sized) and crunchy; they were really good for waffles and baked goods. ...

Poppy Seeds in bulk bins - Long Island

by sbp 2 years ago

Anywhere no Long Island (preferably central) that carries poppy seeds in something larger than those tiny spice jars? It was raining, so I didn't make it to International Foods by the Port Authorit...

the Texas ranger in Freeport

by chilihead9 5 years ago

Does any one remember this place, it closed about 20 years ago, they had the range burger and the chili cheese burger, the place was owned by John and Perry Pappas, there brother Al opened a litt...

Indian Buffets That Include Dosa

by NuMystic 2 months ago

So far these are the Indian buffets I have found that include dosa: Akbar (Garden City) - Sunday night buffet in addition to the usual lunch Jackson Diner (Floral Park and Jackson Heights) Che...

Number 1 Chinese in Centereach

by roscoe10 3 months ago

Any feedback in regard to this spot or other Chinese near or close to it.

LOL Chinese Restaurant in Centereach, LI

by Fred19 3 months ago

Had the lamb, scallions and leeks at LOL with a request for spicy. It was terrific Northern Chinese food. Probably the best dish that I have had on LI. I was going to eat half and take half home, b...

My PI - Anyone Remember this Long Island Pizza Restaurant?

by Ric Zoon 16 years ago

Hey there- I seem to remember a Long Island deep dish pizza restaurant called "My PI" (but spelled with the greek symbol for 3.14) There was one by the Sunrise Mall and one in Hicksville. Does a...

Looking for a reasonably priced spot for a bridal shower brunch in (or near) Westchester or Long Island

by MisterBill2 4 months ago

I'm looking for a reasonably priced restaurant in Westchester or Long Island for my daughter's bridal shower later this year. Normally I'd pick X2O for something like this, but they're up to $48 fo...

Taiko in Rockville Center, NY

by Maryld 4 months ago

My husband has fond memories of this place. We walked past it yesterday and it didn't look open. Is it closed?

Homemade Churros - Riverhead and Vicinity

by sgny 5 months ago

Heading out to the aquarium today and the kids discovered they love churros. Would love to find some fresh homemade ones. Thanks

Where to find: bagel chips (central South Shore, LI)

by Scott_R 6 months ago

With Bagel Factory in Farmingdale closing I'm looking for a source for bagel chips--the crispy things made from bagels sliced across the larger dimension (i.e., how you'd slice a bagel to put cream...