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lunch in commack long island

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jlo Mar 20, 2007 09:22 AM

meeting with some old friends in commack long island for lunch before we head off to another friend's wedding that evening...looking to avoid chains/heavy food...would love some thoughts/ideas...thanks!

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    budcar RE: jlo Mar 20, 2007 02:04 PM

    Olio's is as good as it gets.

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      Dyna RE: budcar Mar 20, 2007 03:00 PM

      Sweet Basil in the Commack Corners shopping center is a fine pan Asian restaurant with an excellent - and well-priced - lunch menu. There's also Jackson's, which has a wide range of choices, including some imaginative salads. Nisen is good for sushi and the pizza at Emilio's is among the Island's best. If the wedding is on a weekend, I'd be sure to call ahead to make sure the place you choose is serving lunch. Saturday afternoons at some of these restaurants can be a bit tricky.

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        jlo RE: budcar Mar 20, 2007 05:12 PM

        Thanks for all of your suggestions. My friends will be impressed with my "local" knowledge.

        jlo

      2. coll RE: jlo Mar 20, 2007 04:35 PM

        Emilio's Pizza/Italian Restaurant will have anything you want.

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