Have you ever wondered where the name “margarita” comes from? One origin story is that the cocktail was invented in Galveston, Texas in the late 1940s, where bartender Santos Cruz made the cocktail for singer Peggy “Margaret” Lee. He named it after the Spanish version of her name, Margarita. Let’s raise a glass to National Margarita Day to Santos and Peggy! When life hands you limes, make margaritas and sip accordingly on February 22nd.
February 17, 2022 | Daily Bite
There’s something romantic about dining at a fine French restaurant. From luxurious buttery snails to comforting cassoulet, these four French bistros will give you a little taste of Paris right here on Long Island. Bon Appetit!
February 11, 2022 | Daily Bite
Although we had to wait an extra week this year, The Big Game is finally here! Not everyone enjoys a sports bar, as they can often feel like a bad, claustrophobic frat party, but if you walk into the right one, they can enhance the sports-watching experience. These four Long Island sports bars have plenty of TVs, delicious gameday grub, and most importantly, bring the fun.
February 10, 2022 | Daily Bite
For many, the definition of comfort is pasta tossed in tomato sauce. We are eternally grateful to the Italian immigrants that arrived on Ellis Island in the early 1900s and brought with them excellent cuisine from the boot! On Long Island, there is a wide variety of great Italian restaurants to choose from. So roll up your sleeves and read our top three.
February 8, 2022 | Daily Bite
The quickest way to someone’s heart is through food. Spending quality time with your loved one over a delicious meal is always a great way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. However, restaurant choice can make or break date night. We’re here to make that task easier for you by narrowing down the four best restaurants to dine on February 14th.
February 2, 2022 | Daily Bite
Leading Long Island Hospitality Group Lessing’s Hospitality has partnered with two Long Island oyster farms to deliver the most local and fresh oysters to their restaurant tables. At Sandbar in Cold Spring Harbor, oysters are sourced from veteran and family owned oyster farm, Deep Water Oyster Co. While on the south shore at View in Oakdale, the oysters are sourced from Deep Water Oyster Co. and Shamrock Oyster Co. Shamrock Oyster Co, based in Bayshore.
September 9, 2021 | Daily Bite
In honor of their one year anniversary, True Food Kitchen in Garden City is kicking off the start of the fall season with a new seasonal menu featuring familiar, feel-good favorites as well as new, crave-worthy creations. True Food Kitchen, located at Roosevelt Field Mall, opened in September of 2020. The flavor-forward menu is carefully crafted with each season to let guests experience produce at the peak of its freshness and flavor.
September 8, 2021 | Daily Bite
No need to go on an eggs-ploration for the best egg sandwich because we’ve gone ahead and rounded up a few gems across the East End that have the tastiest and cheesiest egg sandwiches for you to enjoy.
August 5, 2021 | Daily Bite
You don’t want to just wing it when it comes to choosing where to celebrate National Chicken Wing Day. We’ve rounded up a list of where you can get the best wings on the island. The only question you’ll be asking yourself is ranch or bleu cheese dressing?
July 16, 2021 | Daily Bite
July already? Time flies when you’re having fun! As we approach another iconic holiday for the Hamptons we prepare for fireworks, beach days, dining out and barbequing. But for those who would rather have a more relaxing weekend away from the kitchen we’ve rounded some of our favorite places to get our barbeque fix from.
July 1, 2021 | Daily Bite