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
March 6, 2020 | Budget Gourmet
Catch beads and great deals at these Mardi Gras celebrations across Long Island!
February 25, 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
Top Long Island bartender crafts new creative concoctions at the Post Office!
February 12, 2020 | Daily Bite
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
Igloos are the hottest (or coolest) trend this winter and they've been popping up all across Long Island.
January 28, 2020 | What To Do
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
There are endless amounts of day trips to be taken on and from Long Island, especially in the winter!
January 6, 2020 | What To Do
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
Whether you like to enjoy holiday dinners out at a restaurant or in the comfort of your own home, we've got you covered for your Hanukkah celebrations.
December 17, 2019 | What To Do
Winter swept in and the holidays are upon us, what better way to celebrate than with delicious wintery cocktails!
December 9, 2019 | Daily Bite
Don your best ugly sweaters and holiday cheer, the season for festivities is here!
December 6, 2019 | What To Do
The season for sweet treats is upon us, and National Cookie Day is December 4!
December 4, 2019 | Daily Bite
The best way to get in the holiday spirit? Visit with Santa while eating delicious seasonal foods!
December 3, 2019 | What To Do
The holidays are all about spending time with friends and family and giving.
November 27, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Brighten up your Black Friday with lunch from one of these top spots.
November 25, 2019 | Daily Bite
Planning a holiday party can be stressful, but these Long Island eateries eliminate the stress and do the heavy lifting for you.
November 20, 2019 | What To Do
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
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
Dining out for Thanksgiving this year? We've got you covered.
November 12, 2019 | What To Do
Veterans Day is Monday, November 11th.
November 8, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
November 6 is National Nachos Day!
November 6, 2019 | Daily Bite
November means colder weather and cozying up, perhaps indulging in one of the most rich, decadent foods ever created, fondue.
November 4, 2019 | What To Do
With Halloween falling on a Thursday this year, festivities are popping up even after the holiday.
October 30, 2019 | What To Do
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
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
Grab your friends and test your smarts at Trivia Night!
September 30, 2019 | What To Do
Great news, tomorrow is National Taco Day!
September 30, 2019 | Daily Bite
George Martin Group's newest restaurant, Bar Agave, brings a taste of Mexico to Long Island in a creative yet authentic way.
September 27, 2019 | Daily Bite
September 25, 2019 | What To Do
A piece of Italy joins the East End with the 9th Annual San Gennaro Feast of the Hamptons.
September 23, 2019 | What To Do
These Long Island eateries are serving up some deliciously creative seasonal cocktails.
September 20, 2019 | Daily Bite
No matter where on Long Island you are, we've got you covered with our Oktoberfest roundup. We found great Oktoberfest celebrations all over the island starting in late September.
September 18, 2019 | What To Do
Get ready for a combination of beers, brats, and punk rock - the Great South Bay Brewery's Punktoberfest is back and better than ever!
September 17, 2019 | What To Do
Football and food go together like fall and pumpkins and Lessing’s Hospitality is kicking off NFL football season with a new rewards campaign, GAME ON.
September 12, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
When Labor Day rolls around, it feels like summer officially bids us farewell. However, there’s still plenty of fun to be had!
September 5, 2019 | What To Do
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
Just because it’s summer, doesn’t mean you can’t get a deal!
August 22, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
Long Island is known for delicious, fresh local seafood, especially in the summer!
August 15, 2019 | What To Do
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
Beer, wine, cider and BBQ, what more could you ask for?
July 31, 2019 | What To Do
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
July 29 is National Chicken Wing Day, and if that’s not a cause for celebration, we don’t know what is!
July 17, 2019 | Daily Bite
Calling all foodies, the Famous Food Festival is coming to town!
July 8, 2019 | What To Do
Picture this: A warm, salty breeze in your hair, a glass of rosé in your hand, and a delicious meal overlooking an expansive blue horizon as far as the eye can see.
July 6, 2019 | Daily Bite
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
The diners have spoken, and here’s what they have to say!
June 25, 2019 | Daily Bite
It’s time to celebrate Dad on Sunday, June 16!
June 14, 2019 | Daily Bite
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
Mom, mother, mama, mommy, mum, madre... Whatever you call her, the day to honor her and all that she does is this Sunday. Time to gather the family, pick up some flowers and take her out for a nice meal!
May 9, 2019 | What To Do
It’s time to fiesta, and there are plenty of amazing Long Island spots to do it!
May 3, 2019 | Daily Bite
Put down the apron and step away from the stove - Long Island Restaurant Week starts this weekend, and there's never been a better time to treat yourself to dinner out!
April 26, 2019 | What To Do
Whether you need fun Easter activities for the kids or dinner for adults, we’ve got you covered!
April 15, 2019 | What To Do
In the mood for matzoh? Burning for brisket? Check out these Long Island restaurants offering sit-down and take-out specials and celebrate Passover in style!
April 12, 2019 | What To Do
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
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
Pick out your favorite Bordeaux and toast to National Drink Wine Day!
February 19, 2019 | Daily Bite
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
Winter Long Island Restaurant Week may be over, but these choice eateries are keeping the party going!
February 5, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
February 1, 2019 | Budget Gourmet
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
Cold weather got you down? Have no fear, Winter Long Island Restaurant Week is almost here!
January 15, 2019 | What To Do
Nothing goes together quite like bourbon and BBQ, and here’s your chance to enjoy both!
January 15, 2019 | What To Do
Treat yourself and take a closer look at that dessert menu!
January 4, 2019 | Daily Bite
Happy New Year! We hope you had a fabulous night and rung in 2019 with style. If doing that meant plenty of bubbly, then we have good news. It’s #NationalBloodyMaryDay!
January 1, 2019 | Daily Bite
The New Year is almost hear, and what better way to welcome 2019 than with a full belly?
December 26, 2018 | What To Do
This Christmas Eve, skip the ho-ho-home cooking and check out these delicious specials being served across Long Island!
December 13, 2018 | What To Do
The holiday season is upon us and the man in the big red suit is making his way across Long Island to hear all the Christmas wishes from thousands of boys and girls!
December 7, 2018 | What To Do
Take your festivities to the next level with these easy-to-make breakfast latkes!
November 30, 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
Fall is here and temperatures are cooling, but the deals are getting hot!
October 22, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
Who's ready to get spooky?
October 19, 2018 | What To Do
National Taco Day is here at last, and there's plenty to taco-'bout!
October 4, 2018 | Daily Bite
Fall only means one thing - FOOTBALL!
September 26, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
More than 200 years ago, Oktoberfest began as a wedding celebration that was honored with days of drinking, feasting and horse racing in Munich, Germany. It then turned into an annual event that has become an international phenomenon.
September 20, 2018 | What To Do
Were you one of the 1,200 lucky diners last year to attend the first Dîner en Blanc on Long Island? If not, you may be out of luck this year too.
September 6, 2018 | What To Do
Looking to put a little “hop” in your step? Don’t worry; National Drink Beer Day is finally here, and there are plenty of restaurants ready to raise your spirits.
August 28, 2018 | Daily Bite
To drink or not to drink? That’s hardly a question, especially with cocktails like this!
August 23, 2018 | Daily Bite
What makes summer so great? For some, it’s the sun, surf, and sand, but for us foodies, it’s all about those scrumptious summertime specials.
August 20, 2018 | Budget Gourmet
Fill up your tank and empty your stomach. The twelfth annual North Fork Foodie Tour is just around the corner, and the options this year are better than ever!
August 12, 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
Roses are red, but rosé is pink. Check out these restaurants, then go grab a drink!
June 27, 2018 | What To Do
Summer's here, and there's no better way to celebrate than with your fill of delicious food and beautiful views. If you're looking to enjoy that famous Long Island shoreline, here are our choices for restaurants that put the "water" in “mouthwatering”.
June 18, 2018 | Daily Bite
Neckties? So 2016. We all know what dad really wants: delicious grub, and here’s where to get it!
June 11, 2018 | What To Do
The 21st FIFA World Cup is kicking off on Thursday, June 14th, beginning with host team Russia taking on Saudi Arabia.
June 4, 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
Skip the homemade burnt toast and watery omelet. This Mother’s Day, leave the cooking to the professionals and treat your mom to the meal she really deserves.
May 11, 2018 | What To Do
What's better than wine on a Friday? When it's paired with delicious food, of course!
April 16, 2018 | What To Do
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
Irish, you-rish, we all-rish for one thing: delicious drinks and dishes, obviously. Thankfully, restaurants up and down Long Island are here to deliver just that during this year’s St. Patrick’s Day.
March 14, 2018 | What To Do
Deliciously uncomplicated, Moscow Mules are classics for a reason.
March 3, 2018 | What To Do
This Sunday is National Drink Wine Day, and no, we didn’t just make that up as an excuse to drink wine.
February 28, 2018 | What To Do
There’s nothing more classic than a good ol’ fashioned burger.
February 23, 2018 | What To Do
Let your hair down and crank up the Jimmy Buffett. It's time to waste away in Margarita-ville.
February 22, 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
Valentine's Day is almost here, and love is in the air. But if a weekend trip to Paris with you and your sweetheart isn't in your budget, let a chef be your cupid.
February 1, 2018 | What To Do
Once again, Tom Terrific pulled it off.
January 30, 2018 | What To Do
Eat like a king for a fraction of the price during this year's Winter Long Island Restaurant Week!
January 21, 2018 | What To Do
January can be a tough month. The weather is frigid, your wallet is hurting from holiday shopping and you’re struggling to get back into a normal routine after the festive whirlwind. We have a solution!
January 11, 2018 | What To Do
By: John DeMartino - CEO (Chief Eating Officer) of Food 'n Festivities
April 7, 2017 | Daily Bite