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A Foodie’s Tour of Long Island, NY

June 25th, 2018 Local Tips
A Foodie’s Tour of Long Island, NY

A casual dish in a retro diner is regarded by many as the quintessential Long Island meal… Or is it? Long Island, NY, has come a long way since then. While we still love a good cheeseburger, sometimes it’s nice to mix things up a bit.

Those of you willing to venture into the world of seafood, international cuisine and gourmet food, look no further. Whether you’re eating with friends, family or a date, there’s plenty to choose from.



We’ve covered the Long Beach area in The Allegria Hotel Guide to Local Seafood Restaurants. To go beyond Long Beach, we recommend these nearby restaurants.

Louie’s Grill & Liquors
Waterfront location:
395 Main St, Port Washington, NY 11050

Waterzooi Belgian Bistro & Oyster Bar
850 Franklin Ave, Garden City, NY 11530

Peter’s Clam Bar
600 Long Beach Road, Island Park, NY


International Cuisine

There’s no need to book a round-the-world ticket to taste delicious food from all corners of the world. Here are our top three contests for best international cuisine near Long Beach.

Il Luogo
159 Sunrise Highway. Lynbrook, NY 11563

Doma Land + Sea
490 Chestnut Street Cedarhurst, NY 11516

Viaggio Tapas
324 Sunrise Highway, Rockville Center, NY 11570


Fine Dining

If you’re going to splurge, you better make sure the investment is worth it. These restaurants are about an hour away from Long Beach, but the drive will be worth it. Make sure to reserve your table in advance.

Tellers, An American Chophouse
605 Main St, Islip, NY 11751

Lombardi’s On the Bay
600 S Ocean Ave, Patchogue, NY 11772

418 N Country Rd, St James, NY 11780

What about drinks? Long Island is proud to be a top wine region in the United States… Stay tuned for our upcoming post on local wineries and wine tours. In the meantime, go to L’Onda Lounge and sip a few of our signature cocktails.