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Best Contemporary Italian Restaurants in Oyster Bay

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A photo of Gioia restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(163)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Oyster Bay
Booked 7 times today
GIOIA, Italian for joy, is an Italian restaurant focusing on the cuisine of Emilia-Romagna in Oyster Bay, New York. At GIOIA, we believe that joy & pasta should be shared around the table, often and with love. Chef Jesse Schenker celebrates the beauty of simplicity by focusing the menu on seasonal vegetables & handmade pasta dishes.At GIOIA, handmade pasta, classically-focused Italian cocktails and warm hospitality come together to create a JOYOUS dining experience, whether it’s your neighborhood spot for brunch with friend, a family dinner or a late night amaro.
A photo of Stellina Cafe and Bakery - Oyster Bay restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • East Norwich
Nestled in the heart of Oyster Bay, Stellina Cafe & Bakery is a culinary haven that caters to all tastes and cravings, offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
A photo of Two25 Restaurant restaurant
4.1
Excellent(9)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Locust Valley
Booked 1 time today
At Two25, our goal is to provide guests with a fresh, modern-Italian dining and culinary experience right here on Long Island. Come try our fresh pastas and our delicious mix of traditional and innovative Italian dishes. Book a table or private event today!
A photo of Volpe Ristorante at Fox Hollow restaurant
4.3
Awesome(807)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Woodbury
Volpe Ristorante at Fox Hollow is praised for its authentic and exquisite Italian cuisine. The clientele lauds its cozy ambiance, excellent service, and fine-tuned attention to cleanliness. Guests commend the food as being "amazing in every way," with highly recommended dishes like the Italian Wedding soup, the Berkshire Tomahawk pork chop, and the fresh mozzarella. The atmosphere is described as "elegant," making one feel as though they're dining in Italy itself. One patron even stated the dining experience "exceeded my expectations," and the food was "priced moderately for the quality and value." There's no doubt Volpe Ristorante secures its stellar reputation with consistent praise from its guests.
A photo of Steve's Piccola Bussola of Syosset restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(226)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Syosset
Booked 1 time today
Steve's Piccola Bussola of Syosset is a treasured neighborhood gem, praised for its consistently excellent and delicious Italian food. The restaurant is particularly known for its delectable dishes such as the veal parmigiana and osso bucco, both of which have received rave reviews as some of the best in the area. The warm and toasty bread, soft eggplant rollatini, and homestyle Italian cheesecake also add to the authentic Italian dining experience. The service is professional and attentive, contributing to the restaurant's overall upscale ambiance. This outstanding establishment, situated right in the heart of Syosset, comes highly recommended by diners for its fantastic food and superb service.
A photo of Iavarone Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(820)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Plainview
Booked 19 times today
Iavarone Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria has garnered a reputation for its authentic Italian cuisine and top-notch service. Customers express delight over their offerings, raving about the "delicious, fresh-tasting food" such as special ravioli, chicken mattone, and lobster & shrimp pasta. The lively ambience and modern decor complement the exceptional dining experience, offering a "fun and lively atmosphere." Reviewers also commend the restaurant's excellent service, with specific servers like Rebecca and Thomas earning additional praise for their amiable and professional service. Fulfilling customer expectations, even amidst the busyness of a Saturday night, is a priority here. Not only does Iavarone cater to customers' gastronomic preferences but also ensures a safe dining environment amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. In summary, Iavarone Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria proves to be more than "just another Italian restaurant" in the neighborhood, standing out with its unique offerings and unparalleled service.
A photo of Trattoria Diane restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1797)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Roslyn
Booked 6 times today
Trattoria Diane is acclaimed for its excellent Italian cuisine, offering an interesting menu that presents a mix of classic dishes and modern interpretations. Described as a restaurant that consistently turns out high-quality and refined Italian fare, it has received glowing reviews for its "exquisite" food, "outstanding" service, and "warm and inviting atmosphere reminiscent of an authentic Italian trattoria." The menu offers a range of options from full meals to small plates, including superb pastas, Italian pot roast, and duck, as well as a renowned pastry chef's legendary desserts. Trattoria Diane takes pride in its well-prepared, delicious food, fair pricing, and gracious service, making it an excellent choice for a lovely dining experience.
A photo of La Piazza restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(776)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Melville
Booked 1 time today
La Piazza is widely praised for their authentic Italian dishes and consistently excellent service. This gem of a restaurant has carved out a reputation for itself with reviews noting it as "one of the best Italian restaurants I have ever visited" and "always fantastic service and authentic fresh Italian dishes." The culinary team, led by an Italian chef taught by his Sicilian grandmother, crafts mouth-watering meals such as pasta DaVinci and free-range herb-crusted chicken cooked to perfection. La Piazza's attentive servers, ambiance, and commitment to safety measures have also been commended, ensuring a wonderful, comfortable dining experience for all.
A photo of Trattoria DiMeo restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(750)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Roslyn
Booked 5 times today
Trattoria DiMeo, situated on the North Shore, is renowned as one of the best Italian restaurants in the NY area. Their Southern Italian cuisine, including tantalizing dishes such as veal pizzaiola and red snapper Livornaise, are highly praised. Despite the anticipated wait due to the meticulous preparation of the food, patrons are always impressed by the outstanding quality of the meal, making it worth the patience. The warm, comfortable ambience enhances the dining experience. The restaurant is also commended for its excellent service, and its outdoor dining setup is much appreciated by the guests. As one reviewer put it, "No need to dine anywhere else for Italian food. Always consistently great. Wonderful service."
A photo of Cassariano Italian Eatery - NY restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(969)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Mineola
Booked 1 time today
Cassariano Italian Eatery - NY takes pride in its exceptional Northern Italian cuisine, a fact echoed by the array of positive reviews. This gem in Mineola is renowned for its consistently high-quality food. Not your average Italian outlet, Cassariano offers a unique menu that's divergent from typical Italian dishes. Reviewers have praised not just the delicious food, but also the welcoming atmosphere, outstanding service, and the engagement of the owners. The homemade pastas, special desserts, and fresh ingredients contribute to its reputation, while the friendly, attentive staff enhance the overall dining experience. A combination of excellent food, ambiance, and service, makes this restaurant a favorite among Italian cuisine lovers.
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