‘Tis the season! It is the time of gift giving, fun festivities and holiday cheer. If you’re looking for gift ideas for your fellow foodies and other loved ones this season, fear not! Here are some restaurants on Long Island that are selling gift cards in celebration of the holiday season.
December 7, 2023 | Daily Bite
The days are getting shorter and the weather is getting colder. This time of year is great for nights in under a cozy blanket and eating good food. Soups are always a great meal for a chilly day in the fall, so here are some soups on Long Island that are sure to hit the spot.
November 30, 2023 | Daily Bite
You’ve seen it everywhere. At every festival, event, farmer’s market, it’s there. It is…The Perfect Pickle. In honor of National Pickle Day, which is on November 14, we’ll be giving you all the must-know information about the history of pickles along with the famous Long Island business, The Perfect Pickle.
November 7, 2023 | Daily Bite
Espresso martini enthusiasts, this one is for you. National Espresso Day is November 23rd this year and what better way to observe the holiday than with a delicious espresso martini.
November 3, 2023 | Daily Bite
November 6th is National Nachos Day and there’s no better way to celebrate than with a big plate of nachos. Here are four Long Island restaurants that serve some mouthwatering nachos.
October 31, 2023 | Daily Bite
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
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
Most of us will be ringing in 2021 at home this year, so make it a little extraordinary and enjoy a special dinner from one of these spots offering New Year's Eve packages to go.
December 23, 2020 | What To Do
Review of Commack eatery Hooks and Chops, by Su-Jit Lin.
Rating: 4/4 Plates
December 18, 2020 | Daily Bite
For classic and authentic Italian, check out Michelangelo of Riverhead
November 9, 2020 | What To Do
Hooks and Chops, a new restaurant featuring specialties from both the land and sea, has officially opened its doors!>
October 26, 2020 | Daily Bite
As they say "save the best for last," in this case, dessert!
October 13, 2020 | Daily Bite
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
Healthy foodies, listen up!
August 31, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
The North Fork is all about good wine, good food and laid back vibes.
August 18, 2020 | Daily Bite
Meat-free doesn't mean boring, check out these top vegan-friendly dishes on Long Island!
August 11, 2020 | Daily Bite
Green Hill Kitchen's Pitmaster Series is not to be missed!
July 24, 2020 | Daily Bite
Food Trucks have really started to take off on Long Island, and we’re not talking your average hot dog truck found on the streets of Manhattan.
July 22, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
After three long months, dining at restaurants is back on Long Island.
June 29, 2020 | Daily Bite
The Long Island Hospitality Association, which seeks to promote a vibrant hospitality industry, has launched a fundraiser with the goal of supporting the hospitality workforce and enabling them to continue to work and reside on Long Island.
May 7, 2020 | Daily Bite
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
Have provisions delivered directly to you from Green Hill Kitchen and Que!
April 13, 2020 | What To Do
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
March 6, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
Catch beads and great deals at these Mardi Gras celebrations across Long Island!
February 25, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
Valentine's Day is quickly approaching, have you made dinner reservations yet?
February 10, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
No matter how you slice it, these pizza eateries are the best of the best!
February 9, 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
Pho Fans is a noteworthy and welcome addition to the Smithtown food scene.
January 29, 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
Don't let your New Year's resolutions stop you from enjoying a night out!
January 13, 2020 | Daily Bite
Winter swept in and the holidays are upon us, what better way to celebrate than with delicious wintery cocktails!
December 9, 2019 | Daily Bite
The season for sweet treats is upon us, and National Cookie Day is December 4!
December 4, 2019 | Daily Bite
Brighten up your Black Friday with lunch from one of these top spots.
November 25, 2019 | Daily Bite
Comfort foods can be found all over the world, are full of nostalgia and are made with a love of food. They bring you back to fond memories and warm feelings, and are always exactly what you need.
November 19, 2019 | Daily Bite
November 6 is National Nachos Day!
November 6, 2019 | Daily Bite
Mi Viejito Pueblito is as authentic as it gets.
November 1, 2019 | Daily Bite
These top vegan eateries have long dedicated most, if not all, of their menus to innovative and delicious vegan cuisine.
October 21, 2019 | Daily Bite
Labor Day Weekend is one of the busiest holidays on the island and getting a reservation at some restaurants can be harder than finding a hotel room!
August 27, 2019 | Daily Bite
Where one legend ends, another begins.
August 12, 2019 | Daily Bite
The dog days of summer are upon us. If you haven’t melted into a puddle yet, how about quenching your thirst and enjoying a reprieve from the heat and humidity with summer’s favorite creation, frosé?
July 24, 2019 | Daily Bite
Enjoy specials straight from the sea at Southside Bar and Restaurant, every Thursday night!
July 22, 2019 | Daily Bite
Now you don’t have to travel to Venice, Italy for delicious Italian cuisine!
July 10, 2019 | Daily Bite
"The more you taste, however, the more you will realize that Mission Taco is not a slapdash operation but an elaborate upscale Mexican restaurant."
July 3, 2019 | Daily Bite
Spicy Home Tasty is Commack's much-beloved (and only) authentic Chinese restaurant, but can it live up to the hype?
June 28, 2019 | Daily Bite
The crowd has spoken - and their demands have been met!
June 25, 2019 | Daily Bite
The diners have spoken, and here’s what they have to say!
June 25, 2019 | Daily Bite
It’s time to fiesta, and there are plenty of amazing Long Island spots to do it!
May 3, 2019 | Daily Bite
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
Don't have "the luck of the Irish"? Don't worry, these St. Patrick's Day specials are guaranteed to put you in a good mood no matter what!
March 10, 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
Craving an authentic French brunch? You've got two options: Take a mid-day plane to Paris or head to Aperitif Bistro Lounge Wine Bar in Rockville Centre for something a little more local!
February 11, 2019 | What To Do
You've made it through the first month of 2019, but what does the rest of the year have in store for foodies? Find out now!
January 24, 2019 | Daily Bite
Treat yourself and take a closer look at that dessert menu!
January 4, 2019 | Daily Bite
The famous Carnegie Deli lives again (until December 8th) thanks to The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel!
December 3, 2018 | Daily Bite
Have your cake and eat it, too!
November 26, 2018 | Daily Bite
This is ‘nacho’ average Tuesday.
November 6, 2018 | Daily Bite
“I believe that this is a restaurant of the time. Fine dining white table cloth places are fading while bistro style places are becoming popular.”
October 16, 2018 | Daily Bite
Fall only means one thing - FOOTBALL!
September 26, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
Fresno is one of East Hampton's best kept secrets.
September 4, 2018 | Daily Bite
Matteo's in Huntington Station has remained true to its traditional, rustic roots, even as it transformed itself from a casual, typical Italian-American spot into a sophisticated, stylish destination restaurant.
August 31, 2018 | Daily Bite
To drink or not to drink? That’s hardly a question, especially with cocktails like this!
August 23, 2018 | Daily Bite
“To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.”
August 21, 2018 | Daily Bite
The seventh annual Edible Food Truck Derby is revving up and getting ready to roll!
August 9, 2018 | What To Do
Shakespeare once wrote, "If music be the food of love, play on." If you're in the mood for a meal with ambience, do the Bard some justice and check out these restaurants offering live music.
July 9, 2018 | What To Do
Why wait for warmer weather to enjoy a taste of summer? Get in a sunny state of mind right now with these fresh plates!
May 31, 2018 | What To Do
Looking for a little ‘pizza’ heaven? This is your day.
May 23, 2018 | What To Do
Out with the old, Inn with the new!
March 28, 2018 | Daily Bite
Deliciously uncomplicated, Moscow Mules are classics for a reason.
March 3, 2018 | What To Do
There’s nothing more classic than a good ol’ fashioned burger.
February 23, 2018 | What To Do
Football season may be over, but sports fans have plenty to be excited about. The Winter Olympics kick off this Friday, and we've rounded up our top picks for the hottest sports bars across Long Island to watch the games.
February 5, 2018 | What To Do
The groundhog hath spoken, and it's going to be another six weeks of winter.
February 2, 2018 | What To Do
Like spicy foods? Good at handling heat? Think you're tough stuff?
January 11, 2018 | Daily Bite
Sandbar, one of Cold Spring Harbor's most celebrated restaurants, is proud to announce a new addition to their expert culinary team.
January 4, 2018 | Daily Bite
By: John DeMartino - CEO (Chief Eating Officer) of Food 'n Festivities
February 1, 2017 | Daily Bite
2 1/2 Plates
By: John DeMartino - CEO (Chief Eating Officer) of Food 'n Festivities
February 1, 2017 | Daily Bite