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Benny's Ristorante

4.5
419 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Italian
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Located in the heart of Westbury village, friendly family run since 1987. Authentic regional Italian focusing on fresh ingredients, homemade pastas, excellent veal and fresh seafood, as well as seasonal dishes. Our extensive wine list accommodates all.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch:

Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm;
Dinner:

Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm;
Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm
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Phone number
(516) 997-8111
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Catering
See website for catering menu
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Maple Ave.
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Parking details
Private lot plus municipal lot adjacent to our lot. Street parking is also available.
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Public transit
Long Island railroad one block south of restaurant.
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Entertainment
Live jazz and music, Robert Hansen Psychic Medium Dinners, Wine Dinners
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Special events & promotions
Private Parties up to 110 people
Bridal Showers
Baptisms
Communions
Graduations
Funeral Luncheons
Rehearsal Dinners
Additional
Bar Dining, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 419 People Are Saying
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vipEgould (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Great food great people

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Valentine’s Day dinner with my lady.

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OrinN (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

Generally good but on our last visit they were short on a few items including pizza bread and ice cream!!! We could not understand when they told there out of stock on those items.. Otherwise, we did enjoy our dining. Would try them again.

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vipDonnaK (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Great food and outstanding service
I highly recommend it
Always excellent and authentic

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marie (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

Benny was delightful. I love when the owner takes the time to meet and engage in conversation.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

With Benny's constantly being on the list for top restaurants on Long Island I had I expectations. The service was great, the food OK, a bit on the salty side. The house wine by the glass was pricey. I will give it another try however.

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vipfmast342 (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

The whole family went - including our two young kids. Everyone really enjoyed dinner. The service is friendly and attentive. The food is delicious and fresh. The starters of Fried Calamari, Spiedino Alla Romano, Beef Carpaccio and Eggplant Rollatini were all very nice. The mains of Veal Sorrentina and the Bucatini con Le Sarde Alla Siciliana were very good. The kids loved the Fettuccine Carbonara which reminded me more of an Alfredo. We watched them make the Zabbaglione fresh - very good stuff. The kids loved the tartufo - the ice cream in it was very creamy. I was really pleasantly surprised and would recommend Benny's.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Excellent Italian cuisine....

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vipweasel (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

We have been fans and patrons of Benny's for years and always enjoy the food and service. This time we took guests with us and they agreed.

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ScottN (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Very professional service, great food, father and son owners actively working a busy restaurant. Would have given 5 stars for service; but had to wait 30 minutes before getting up and requesting the check

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vipPatJ (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on January 24, 2018

They are always wonderful here. The food is delicious and they serve you with old style grace. I always have a terrific time here and have it on my list of favorite places. It is authentic Italian cuisine done at the highest quality level.

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vipBeasley (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Excellent experience as always.
It is the best Italian.

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vipAlbe (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

Bennys is great. I have been coming here for years. Besides the excellent food and service, Benny himself makes it a point to greet each guest by name. Its always a pleasure having a chat with benny.
If you are looking for great italian food, go to Bennys. You will not regret it.

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OpenTable Diner (Miami)
5.0  Dined on January 12, 2018

Excellent food and service. The menu offers a varied selection of Italian specialties. Our dinner tasted liked you were sitting in someone's kitchen.

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Evesq (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Lovely atmosphere, delicious food, excellant service and you can even carry on a conversation! Have eaten here many times and have never been dissappointed!

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Curley310 (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Very warm atmosphere, attentive service. Food delicious. Best of all you can hear the conversations without having to shout at your companions!

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AndyUmLI (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Benny's Ristorante has been a fixture in Westbury for longer than we lived in the area (37 years). Fortunately we didn't move far away so we can get back often. The pasta dishes are fabulous, especially the Fettuccini Carbonara and the Bucatini con le Sarde alla Siciliana, which are two of my favorites. They will serve them as a main dish or appetizer. Other appetizers on my list are the Pappardelle Frutta di Mare (fresh pasta) and the Eggplant alla Benny (usually on the Special List). Main Course take your pick. I have never had one I didn't enjoy and I always look forward to enjoying one of the special dishes for the evening.
The staff is always friendly, extremely accommodating and if you have a special request, all you have to do is ask. (Note: If you have a very special occasion and you would like a quiet little table in the corner...literally, ask for the wine room. It's a table tucked in the wine room perfect for two or four). The main dining room is calm enough to allow for quite table conversation but lively enough let you know that you're not the only one having a good time.
If you live anywhere nearby or are traveling to the area I highly recommend letting the food and charm of this well established local restaurant provide you with an enjoyable night out.

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Eds521 (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

We all enjoyed our meals. Portions were good yet everyone cleaned their plate. Our children (12 and 9) loved the salmon dish. Very attentive, pleasant service. The only thing that brings down my overall rating ever so slightly is the fact that we found it a bit cool in the restaurant, especially with temperatures outside in the teens, it would have been nice to have a little more heat. Nevertheless, we had a nice meal and enjoyed our time.

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newyorkers (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

It's too bad that it's only a 5 star option. I would rate Bennys a 10! We were there on New year's eve. This was a wonderful dining experience. The food and service were wonderful! We do dine at the finish nyc restaurants. This was by far a great dining experience. Cannot wait to go b a ck!!!!

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 23, 2017

Benny's is always wonderful in all respects. It is a pleasure to dine there. We love it.

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