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Besito Mexican - Roslyn

4.5
1965 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Mexican / Southwestern
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Besito (Little Kiss, in English) serves authentic Mexican food and is home to tableside guacamole and the Besito Patron Margarita. Besito serves lunch and dinner every day of the week. Food specialties include classic tortilla soup, tamales with shrimp and chipotle adobo, ceviches made daily, boneless short ribs of beef and enchiladas suizas. We serve over 60 world class tequilas in our Agave Lounge in an atmosphere of old, rustic Mexico and sophistication bringing back memories of your last Mexican vacation!
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Mexican / Southwestern, Mexican, Spanish
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Hours of operation
Daily: 12:00pm - 11:00pm
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Phone number
(516) 484-3001
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
We have a semi-private area available. Please contact us for more information.
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Private party contact
Jose Reyes, Carlos Pascual or Scott McCoy: (516) 484-3001
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Catering
We can arrange catering, including: guacamole, passed hors d'oeuvres, taco stations, and more. Besito will always tailor a menu to your specific needs.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Old Northern Blvd
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Parking details
Public parking is available in the Harborview Shops parking lot.
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Public transit
LIRR to Mineola and then N23 towards Manor Haven LIRR to Hempstead and then N27 towards Glen Cove LIRR to Great Neck and then N20 or N21 east to Main St., Roslyn LIRR to Port Washington and then N23 towards Mineola LIRR to Roslyn and then N23 towards Manor Haven
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Special events & promotions
Host your special event at Besito, contact Jose Reyes for more information.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 1965 People Are Saying
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4.5  based on recent ratings
4.5
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4.4
service
4.5
ambience
4.3
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Food was good and server was attentive. Unfortunately our reservation was for 6:45 and we weren’t seated until we’ll after 7.

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Ronda (New York Area)
3.0  Dined 3 days ago

I have been there several times before. This time. The Marguerita s didn’t taste good. The spicy guacamole ( as we ordered ) was tasteless. We had to had hot sauce. Jalapeños and salsa ! To make it edible. Very disappointing. I won’t be returning There are better places for less money.
Perhaps the one in Huntington is still good

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

It was a great evening, the food was execellent! The waiter was very nice and attentive.

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joeysails (New York Area)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Delicious Sangria. Strongly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
2.0  Dined 7 days ago

There were a lot of flies when we dined and we had to constantly swat the flies so it wouldn't go to our food or our face! Not something I'd like to do while dining out in a nice restaurant.

We were seated at 6:30 and we felt rushed. We felt like they were ready to turn over the table for another group of diners. They asked us 4x if we were finished with our meal and we were halfway done with our entrees and we still had guacamole left in the stonepot.

I wouldn't go back. For the amount we spent, I expected a lot more.

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OpenTable Diner 
2.0  Dined 7 days ago

I think when you are dining and there are other duces at four tops
You offer choice to a couple.
You don’t direct them to the middle of a banquet flanked by two other tables with children when you’re on a date night.
Where is the attention to customer service and details that make a person feel special? That being said, the bar seating was adequate and service was almost too fast. Drinks were not too strong but tasty and the guacamole was cilantro fresh & yum

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PaulinaA 
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

Great place! Staff super friendly , best guacamole

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KimberlyR (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

A wonderful afternoon. Gess food

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KevKreis87 (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

this is a must-go to place!! Soup to nuts everything was great!

To the management- Don't change a thing!! What you have working for this restaurant clearly works!

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StephenM 
3.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Food and service was great. Very positive experience

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vipfoodlvr (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

This is my second time at this restaurant and I have to say it was even better. Everyone is so attentive. And the food is wonderful.

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ForesthillsJim (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

First time visit. Impressed by delicious lunch menu, strong cocktails and attentive but not overbearing service. We’ll all be back!

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Birthday dinner

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Too crammed and dark, couldn’t read my menu let alone see my g
Food.

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josephb 
5.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

Great service, outstanding food!! Their fish dishes are always creative and fresh!!

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EffieH (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

Service and decor very nice except the room that leads into the restaurant . It had a smell that was not welcoming . Food was the disappointment just below average with no wow tastes . Wanted to lie the place but the food didn’t do it for me

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

The only reason this wasn’t a great experience was the fact that my wife who ordered the steak special with the shrimp got a few shrimp that weren’t cooked all the way through., They were a bit chewy and didn’t seem edible. I ordered the N.Y. Strip which was cooked perfect along with the onions and rice. The special margarita was excellent along with my wife’s sangria.
We certainly will give Besito another try, I had 2 friends give me a recommendation to go there so I’m sure it was just a one time mishap and won’t tarnish my feeling one way or another. The guacamole was made perfectly and chips were awesome as well.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

This was my second visit, this time for lunch. Food was excellent! Guacamole is a must.

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AngeloB (New York Area)
1.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

Service was terrible. Took a hour to get another drink and order food. Tables on top of each other. Might as well of sat at same table of strangers. Second time same thing happened at that place.

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vipSMmd (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Nice restaurant

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