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Best Italian Restaurants in Wantagh


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A photo of Uncle Franks restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Wantagh
Booked 16 times today
Uncle Franks is an epitome of authentic Italian fare as per the rave reviews it has received from its patrons. Customers are overwhelmed by the exceptional service with servers like Collin and Tim getting special mentions for their excellence. The ambiance is described as intimate and warm, making it a great location for a cozy dinner. The unique menu of Uncle Franks features not only delicious pizzas and pasta but also a range of specialty items like crispy artichokes and clam dishes. Customers were delighted by the drinks menu, with each cocktail named after Italian phrases. The exceptional quality of food coupled with commendable service makes Uncle Franks a much-loved name in Italian cuisine.
A photo of Vincent’s Steakhouse restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Wantagh
Booked 4 times today
Vincent's Steakhouse is a stand-out culinary destination that is often praised for its exceptional Steakhouse cuisine. The restaurant has been lauded for seamless service, delightful ambiance, and well-priced, delicious food. The reviewers mention the dry aged NY strip, acclaimed for its tenderness, alongside the 'fantastic' stuffed salmon, the 'delicious' baked clams, and the 'very good' steak as highlights of the menu. Guests also rave about the 'fantastic and well-priced' cocktails. The atmosphere at Vincent's is described as being warm and cozy, made even better by the live music on Friday evenings. High praises for the restaurant staff and the welcoming owners show Vincent’s Steakhouse's dedication to providing a satisfying dining experience.
A photo of Gusto Divino Trattoria restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Seaford
Booked 9 times today
The Gusto Divino Trattoria has garnered ardent praise from diners for its authentic and delicious Italian cuisine. With a roster of glowing reviews, patrons rave about the “fantastic food” and “great overall experience”. Many highlight the excellent service, characterizing the staff as attentive, friendly, and very personable, adding to the “family style” environment. The menu is highly commended for its wide range of options, with special mention made of the veal osso bucco, babu lamb chops, rigatoni portobello, and penne in vodka sauce. The restaurant further stands out with its live music, which contributes to a vibrant and welcoming ambiance. From all accounts, Gusto Divino Trattoria is a top choice for Italian cuisine, consistently offering an outstanding dining experience.
A photo of Pietro's of East Meadow restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • East Meadow
Booked 33 times today
Pietro's of East Meadow is praised for its authentic Italian cuisine, transforming a visit into a memorable culinary experience. Patrons were delighted by the outstanding dishes, mentioning the wonderful pizza, reliable traditional Italian menu, and particularly the amazing eggplant parmigiana. The impeccable service is another pillar of this establishment, consistently described as professional, accommodating, and thoughtful. Its unique atmosphere, highlighted by its beautiful outdoor dining on the back patio and igloo settings, is frequently appreciated. The owner Lauren is a significant asset, known for warmly welcoming and caring for her guests. Overall, Pietro's is an Italian gem providing top-tier food with exceptional service and a charming, distinctive environment.
A photo of Mercato Kitchen & Cocktails restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Massapequa
Booked 21 times today
Mercato Kitchen & Cocktails is a commendable establishment serving authentic Italian cuisine. Many reviewers highlight its excellent service, great food, and an inviting atmosphere. Described as a "favorite local go-to spots," this restaurant garners regular patrons who visit at least once a week, signifying the consistency in its offerings. The unanimous praises sing of "always fresh and delicious" food, coupled with "knowledgeable and attentive" staff. This restaurant also caters to group gatherings with its private booths and is commended for their special gestures during celebratory occasions. A reviewer sums it up as "professional super food, great service, creative menu". Mercato Kitchen & Cocktails not only fulfils but exceeds the expectation of a good Italian cuisine restaurant.
A photo of Toto's Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Wantagh
Booked 3 times today
Toto's Restaurant has established itself as a renowned Steakhouse cuisine spot, offering an authentic Italian twist. Customers are unanimous in singing the praises of this hidden gem, highlighting the exceptional quality of steak, which is consistently "cooked to perfection". Moreover, Toto's steak is regarded as one of the best some patrons have ever had, a sentiment echoed by multiple other reviews. The restaurant's depth isn't just limited to its steak offerings; visitors were equally impressed by the Italian dishes. The combined "professional staff", "great cocktails", and "nice decor" contribute to the establishment's intimate, old-fashioned, home-cooked feel. Toto's Restaurant is located in the Jones Beach Hotel, serving both the residents and the visitors, and has seen a number of returning customers, which is a testament to its stellar service and appetizing menu offerings.
A photo of Fabio’s Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Merrick
Booked 23 times today
Fresh and bursting with flavor is what Fabio’s Restaurant has to offer. Serving the Merrick, NY area we provide great tasting food that's prepared fresh with the highest quality of ingredients. Treat yourself today with an incredible meal from our delicious menu that your taste buds will never forget! At Fabio’s Restaurant you are sure to enjoy the great atmosphere, friendly service, and everything else we have to offer!
A photo of Molto Bene restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Merrick
Booked 8 times today
Molto Bene ranks amongst the finest Italian restaurants in the Bellmore/Wantagh area on Merrick Ave, as echoed by its effusive patrons. The restaurant's reputation lies in its authentic Italian cuisine, consistently outstanding service and the delightful dining atmosphere it offers. Reviewers praise Molto Bene for its "terrific" food, "impeccable" service, and "great old world Italian" feel, making it a perfect choice for a special occasion or everyday dining. Standout dishes include the highly recommended seafood with squid ink pasta, stuffed mushroom appetizer special, and scampi over linguini. The offerings are complemented by an array of perfectly portioned daily specials and finished off with homemade Tiramisu, touted as "the best on Long Island." Critics also laud the "perfect" serving sizes, making for a "great overall experience" where one can "come hungry and leave satisfied."
A photo of Pulcinella Neapolitan Restaurant restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Massapequa
Booked 13 times today
Pulcinella Neapolitan Restaurant is a celebrated culinary institution renowned for its high-quality, authentic Italian cuisine. Numerous reviews testify to the excellence of their dishes, noting the "impeccable flavor to each sauce and dish prepared." The 'lip smacking delicious' food, paired with a remarkable service and ambiance, epitomizes the essence of Italian dining. The authenticity of the restaurant extends beyond the menu, with a reviewer stating it feels like "sitting in someone’s dining room in Italy," noting the familiar faces of the staff and live Italian music on weekends. Pulcinella is hailed as the "best Italian restaurant in Massapequa," making it a go-to destination for celebrations and refined Italian dining.
A photo of Popei's Clam Bar & Seafood Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Bethpage
Booked 21 times today
Popei's Clam Bar & Seafood Restaurant has been hailed as a neighborhood staple for years and comes highly recommended as one of the best seafood places in Long Island. The extensive menu features a wide array of seafood dishes, from homemade soups like seafood bisque, to intriguing entrees like the "I Can't Believe I Ate the Whole Thing." Reviewers have praised the freshness and seasoning of the food, noting specialties like the seafood jambalaya, the calamari, and mussels. With a track record of excellent service and consistently high-quality food, it's clear that Popei's continues to live up to its reputation for great seafood cuisine.
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