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Looking for a Long Island restaurant!

Soozee Jun 28, 2013 08:21 PM

My somewhat elderly parents are not adventurous eaters, like solid Italian, Mediterranean, diners, steak houses etc. I am visiting with a couple of teenagers and looking for recommendations for something other than their regular rotation. They suggested House of Spain in Merrick, but the reviews were dicey. Mid-Nassau county, but would love to hear of some of your local favorites. Thanks!!!

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    dixdiner Jul 12, 2013 12:03 PM

    Erik's Italian Bistro, Mineola www.ericsbistro.com
    Passione, Carle Place www.passione-restaurant.com

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      SteveRosen Jul 1, 2013 08:30 AM

      East Bay Diner on Merrick Road in Seaford/Wantagh fits what you are looking for.

      There is the Lighthouse on Sunrise Hwy in Wantagh as well.

      1. johnk Jun 29, 2013 04:46 AM

        We had a great meal at Louie's in Port Washington last weekend.
        Great steamers, Juicy plump mussels and broiled seafood combo. Prices are better than you would expect for a waterfront restaurant.
        MP Taverna in Roslyn is also a solid choice for greek food.

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          Soozee Jun 28, 2013 09:00 PM

          Just found another thread, thanks!

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