Black Friday is a day filled with deals and discounts marking the start of the holiday shopping season. Some people go at midnight, while others go during the day to take advantage of the promotions. Regardless of what time you’re planning on shopping, you will need a pick me up after doing all of that running around. So, here are some delicious bites in Long Island malls to check out during your shopping trip.
November 22, 2023 | Budget Gourmet
It’s official! The 18th year of Long Island Restaurant Week has begun! Commencing this past Sunday, October 29th, and ending on Sunday, November 5th, restaurants from all throughout Long Island are partaking in the tri-annual and award-winning event. Composed of several prix fixe options, with there being $24 two-course lunch, a $29 three-course dinner menu, a $39 three-course dinner menu, and/or a $46 three-course dinner, there is something for everyone. Dinner must include an appetizer, entrée, and dessert and restaurants can offer one, two or all these options throughout the promotion. If you’re looking for recommendations, here are some must-dine-at restaurants participating in Long Island Restaurant Week.
November 1, 2023 | Budget Gourmet
For Fall Long Island Restaurant Week, participant Nomiya Sushi & Izakaya of Garden City is a must try from the Restaurant Collection at SIMON Roosevelt Field Mall. Being the areas first izakaya, which is a type of Japanese bar, guests are welcomed into an atmosphere inspired by the Japanese philosophy of minimalism.
October 26, 2023 | Budget Gourmet
Fall Long Island Restaurant Week welcomes first time participant, Broadway Diner! Located in Hicksville, this family owned and operated diner has served Long Island for over 35 years. The diner has been newly renovated to go along with their recently revamped menu.
October 25, 2023 | Budget Gourmet
This week, Long Island Restaurant News is featuring another participant in Long Island Restaurant Week, Stella Trattoria and Bar! Located on 7 Montauk Hwy, in Blue Point, NY, Stella Trattoria is an Italian restaurant known for its authentic Italian cuisine and cocktails as well as its cozy atmosphere.
October 20, 2023 | Budget Gourmet
A new year a new you! So many of us make that new year resolution to start a health kick. Well here’s a way to kick start that healthy new you! True Food Kitchen in Garden City is offering a new Daily Reset Package. The Daily Reset Package ($50) includes a day’s worth of plant-based juices, snacks and nutrient-dense meals to help you nourish your healthiest self. The package is available throughout the month of January, and is available for pick-up or delivery and to order online or in-store.
January 20, 2022 | Budget Gourmet
While you may not have made it onto the roster of the Summer 2020 Olympics you can get a gold medal in dining! Checkout these restaurants for awesome deals being run during the Olympics.
July 22, 2021 | Budget Gourmet
Who doesn’t appreciate a good sunset? We know we do! Add some good food and drinks and you’ve got the perfect afternoon lined up. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite places to get all three of these things including some awesome specials to make your sunset views even better.
June 23, 2021 | Budget Gourmet
Skip the grilling this Father’s Day and treat dad to a relaxing meal with the ones he cares about. We’re highlighting some of the best places dad is sure to love and enjoy.
May 26, 2021 | Budget Gourmet
Happy National Food Month! What better way to celebrate than with the annual Spring Long Island Restaurant Week. L.I. Restaurant Week will be held from April 25-May 2, specials include a $20 two-course lunch and three-course dinners for $25, $35 or $42.
April 16, 2021 | Budget Gourmet
The tri-annual and award winning returns this spring! Restaurant Week will be held from April 25- May 2.
March 25, 2021 | Budget Gourmet
Even though Oktoberfest in Germany is canceled this year, you can still raise a toast to the annual Bavarian celebration of food and BEER!
September 16, 2020 | What To Do
Tired of cooking so many meals for a houseful? Us too.
May 28, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
Remember that restaurant that needed a gift card donation for a fundraiser OR the one that donated to your raffle? Now they need your help.
April 13, 2020 | Daily Bite
While a number of restaurants have temporarily closed, many are shifting their focus to takeout in order to adapt to the rapidly changing restrictions coming into play due to COVID-19. Here's an Island-wide round up of restaurants putting their all into continuing to serve you at home during these uncertain times. Support your local restaurant, order takeout!
March 18, 2020 | What To Do
Restaurants across Long Island will be closing shortly in response to the increased state-wide restrictions.
March 16, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
National Wine Day is the perfect excuse to celebrate with a glass of wine (or three).
February 18, 2020 | What To Do
Whether you're cheering for the Chiefs or the 49ers, you're sure to score at any of these Super Bowl parties!
January 31, 2020 | Daily Bite
From Sunday, January 26 through Sunday, February 2, participating restaurants across Long Island will be offering a three-course prix fixe dinner menu for just $29.95! The promotion will be available every night except Saturday, when it may only be offered until 7 p.m.
January 27, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
There's nothing worse than realizing that you forgot gifts for people at the very last minute. Restaurant gift cards are always a great choice, and sure to be a crowd pleaser!
December 23, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
The holidays are all about spending time with friends and family and giving.
November 27, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
As the weather gets colder, what better way to warm up than with a delicious three-course meal for an unbeatable price?
November 14, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Veterans Day is Monday, November 11th.
November 8, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Time to get your appetite ready, Long Island Restaurant Week is back!
October 15, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Keep your stomach and your wallet happy with these budget friendly lunch options.
October 12, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Try something new in the “restaurant capital of Long Island” during the Dine Huntington promotion!
October 7, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Just because it’s summer, doesn’t mean you can’t get a deal!
August 22, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
What’s better than dining with a view? Getting a deal and enjoy a gorgeous sunset, all at the same time!
August 8, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
The restaurant scene in Huntington is booming and the area itself has become quite popular amongst Long Islanders!
July 26, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
One of the best parts about summer is taking advantage of the weather and eating outdoors. Plus, we could all use a little fresh air, right?
July 2, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
After a long work day, everyone could use a little pick-me-up!
May 23, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
It may be sushi, but rest assured - this is no raw deal.
May 20, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
The weekend can’t come soon enough, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some specials throughout the week.
May 15, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Treat yourself at some of Eastern Long Island’s most esteemed eateries without breaking the bank during East End Restaurant Week!
March 29, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Today is National Pi Day, and Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza is giving math-whizzes and foodies alike a good reason to celebrate! 🍕
March 14, 2019 | Daily Bite
Lessing’s Main Street Restaurants are continuing rewards for loyal customers in March with the launch of their #GetLucky campaign.
March 3, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
It’s the most romantic day of the year! As Valentine’s Day approaches, it’s time to start thinking where you will celebrate with your special someone.
February 7, 2019 | What To Do
February 1, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Cold weather got you down? Have no fear, Winter Long Island Restaurant Week is almost here!
January 15, 2019 | What To Do
Step aside, pumpkin-spice latte. The real seasonal specials are right here at the aptly-named Seasons 52!
October 9, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
Fall only means one thing - FOOTBALL!
September 26, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
Q: What’s better than a day to celebrate whiskey? A: A whole week to celebrate Whiskey, and that’s exactly what Tellers is bringing to the table with the launch of their first ever Whiskey Week!
September 19, 2018 | What To Do
The summer season is coming to an end and there’s no better way to welcome a new season than with new promotions and deals.
September 12, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
August is here, but have no fear. Jonathan’s Ristorante is keeping the summer going strong with some fresh additions and renovations!
August 3, 2018 | Daily Bite
What’s the only thing better than good food and good drinks? A good deal, and that’s exactly what The Springs Tavern is bringing to the table.
June 20, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
When the sun goes down, so do the prices… so long as you’re dining at Harbor Bistro!
June 13, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
In the mood to cook your own holiday feast? No? Neither are we. Thankfully, there are plenty of restaurants across Long Island willing to do it for you.
March 28, 2018 | What To Do
By: John DeMartino - CEO (Chief Eating Officer) of Food 'n Festivities
February 1, 2017 | Daily Bite