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Il Luogo Ristorante

4.8
718 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
Perfect For:
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Il Luogo Ristorante offers a variety of flavorful, homemade Italian dishes, using only the freshest and finest ingredients. We boast a professional and staff providing hallmark service in an exciting atmosphere. Chef Victor and Maître’d Joel will made your dining experience a memorable one.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation


Dinner: Sunday: 3:30pm - 9:30pm,

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:30pm,

Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
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Phone number
(516) 837-9015
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Victor
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Catering
Catering options are available. Please contact the restaurant directly.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Ocean Ave
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Parking details
Big parking lot plus valet parking Friday and Saturday
Additional
Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Wine
What 718 People Are Saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.7
service
4.7
ambience
4.5
value
Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 3 days ago

What a wonderful time during restaurant week. The food was amazing and the ambiance was great. They really know how to take care of their customers. We all enjoy our meals and we are looking forward to going back for another wonderful evening.

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Great find! The service was top notch.... The food was excellent.... Took my girlfriend, her mother and grandmother here for a special dinner and it was a big hit!

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Enjoyed restaurant week.
Great food and service

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3.0Dined 5 days ago

It was our first occasion to come here and we had fish specials. They were flavorful but not very large portions (adequate though). The grilled octopus and squid salad was excellent. Service was very good, there when you needed them but not forever interrupting. The only real problem I had was the price, it seemed a bit steep for what we had and the area we were in.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

I have had dinner here for staff celebrations as well as dining with friends. We had a farewell dinner for one of the priests at my Parish on April 3rd. We were 10 for dinner. The service was great and everyone enjoyed the appetizers, entrees and desserts they chose. Food is beautifully presented.
I am so glad that this restaurant is one of the “gems” of Lynbrook. I know I will continue to dine there in the future.

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4.0Dined on April 18, 2018

Service and food was great! My one disappointment was I asked for the halibut with crabmeat and sprinkled with bread crumbs ...I asked for no bread crumbs and replace the potatoes with a bed of greens...I did not get either. It was a special occasion and I didn’t want to make a big deal out of it....but I clearly said I can’t eat bread or potatoes. Honestly the food is amazing.

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5.0Dined on April 17, 2018

I️ had an AMAZING experience! Food was delicious, Christian our server was excellent. He was the only server there and managed It very well. I️ dine out often and never write reviews but this place is a real gem!

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5.0Dined on April 17, 2018

Went out with some friends. I had the sea bass special which was out of this world. Everyone else also loved there food . For dessert I ordered the creme brûlée it was served flambé. A perfect evening

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Birthday dinner for my grandma

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Loved everything ! I went here for my anniversary, and my spouse loved itttt! Great food, romantic candle and ambience, excellent service !

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Excellent - wait staff attentive and Victor the Chef is truly a genius in the art of cooking

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Wonderful dining experience

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Absolutely phenomal. We always used to pass by this restaurant on our way to green acres but never stopped by. Glad we did. Food was absolutely delicious. We had the special grilled octopus/calamari, baked clams, lobster seafood special, and shrimp scampi. Everything was delicious. We will return. Service was great as well. Best old fashioned I’ve ever had.

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Wonderful meal and service
The wait staff was excellent

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Went with family for moms birthday , food was as good as many top Italian restaurants in city , service was very experienced, but not over bearing and all staff were warm and friendly , looking forward to next dinner there

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Food was outstanding. Specials are "very special", meaning you wouldn't find on normal menu. Waiter was a pleasure. Wine list was decent. A bit pricey, but not complaining as it was worth it-just a heads up.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

I went to Il Luogo for the first time for my friends birthday. The food and service were excellent. We all enjoyed it very much and will be going back there again soon.

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Excellent service, great food, nice atmosphere, friendly and appreciated staff.
Clean establishment.

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

From the warm welcome Of a party of 8 upon arrival and throughout the dinner, the service is spectacular. This was a special occasion and was not disappoint. The appetizer too the main course, and dessert,. Our server answered every question with detailed descriptions of each dish and provided helpful guidance. The entire experience is sumptuous.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

A special occasion on Easter Sunday what a wonderful day spent at il luogo. The food was excellent. The service was superb. We all enjoy the most beautiful day with family and friends. This place never disappoints us. This is why I always come back.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Excellent food /service. A bit noisy which isn't usual. It was Easter so a number of large groups.

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

After traveling, it was nice to come back to IL Luogo. We came to celebrate a friends Anniversary and were, as always, very pleased. This place is ALWAYS consistent. The food gets better every time, the service is top notch and management always caters to all your special requests and needs. I cannot wait to visit again in April and for the wine tasting as well! A wonderful GEM!!!

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

Food does not disappoint whenever i come here. It's a neighborhood spot for me.

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

A very nice experience again. I like the ambiance here as well as the attention from the wait staff. The restaurant business can be tough but these guys are very consistent. The food as always taste very good I’ve been coming here long enough to know that this place is not afraid to try a different approach to their meals. I had a seafood salad but it was probably the 3rd variation of it and it tasted just as good as the first. My friend was very impressed with the food from presentation to taste bud not to mention the baby amarone. I see they installed sound buffers to promote noise cancellation which is very important if you want to have conversation when it gets busy. Great detail! This place really is awesome.

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3.0Dined on March 25, 2018

Despite having a reservation, there was a 40 minute wait. The lambchops were so heavily covered in mustard that the taste of the lamb was absent- I feel that herbs should enhance the flavor of the meat, not overpower it. I usually love lamb chops and I hated them!
Our servers were the best part of the experience.

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

I was there on Saturday with some friends. Like always this restaurant is never a miss. The food and service was exquisite. This restaurant never disappoints.

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

Certainly it’s not my ist time here and will not be my last, as always great food, great service, great atmosphere. Will be back very soon. Joel and his staff is the best always so attentive..

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4.0Dined on March 20, 2018

The food was very good. However the server was cold and un-attentive. He made no effort to check in on us very often and we had to flag him down to get the check and it wasn't very busy at the time.
The food runner was excellent and very friendly. Very personable.

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4.0Dined on March 18, 2018

Excellent food and high-quality wait staff. Highly recommended.

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

A great place to spend a quiet romantic evening with the one you love. Very Romantic, Cozy, Intimate environment. The food presentation besides tasting good is picture perfect.

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5.0Dined on March 16, 2018

I was very surprised to be honest. There were mixed reviews on this place so my expectations were kinda low. But instead of disappointing, it was fabulous! The service was excellent, the food was delicious, the atmosphere was relaxing, overall it was a wonderful experience. Thank you very much for making a casual get together with friends a great experience.

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5.0Dined on March 15, 2018

My date was very impressed with the food and list of wines last time we were here so we decided to come back again. No disappointment this place is great and the service and food is superb. We'll come back again and again for sure.

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Great food cozy atmosphere! Will definitely return.

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5.0Dined on March 2, 2018

Waiter was well informed and courteous. Bartender was very pleasant and the food was amazing. Impeccable service overall.

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4.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Food was very good .My husband ,myself and our friends enjoyed the restaurant. Would recommend to family and friends. Looking forward to going back.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

This was my first time here and I could not be more pleased with everything this place had to offer. From the moment we walked in we were greeted friendly and seated promptly thank to making reservations on Open Table, I recommend making reservations. The wait staff was incredibly friendly, attentive and helpful reciting a long list of specials and making recommendations. The food was absolutely incredible!! I highly recommend this place and I will be back for certain....

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5.0Dined on February 19, 2018

It’s amazing that you can go to a place that the minute you walk in you want to come back because of the feeling you get when you are greeted at the door. The food was so wonderful. We enjoyed our get together and mostly enjoy such wonderful food. The food is prepared perfectly. Good quality and beautiful presentation. A most enjoyable evening.

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4.0Dined on February 18, 2018

We shared an appetizer, salad and main dish and considered the food to be good quality although one must be prepared to spend $70-100 per person if you each have an appetizer, main dish, a drink or two, much less a dessert and after dinner drink. The servicer was good and attentive. The only issue was that the waiter did not give us a drink menu that would allow us to review the cost of various items and when we ordered the main dish he recommended an alternative. It then required several attempts for him to give us the cost of the main dish, which he claimed was half a duck but it came out as two legs (perhaps that is considered a half in some quarters). In other words, he was making in several instances an attempt to increase the final bill...not surprising but nevertheless a bit annoying...

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

This has quickly become my favorite "special occasion" restaurant. You cannot do better! The food is top of the line and the service is impeccable. From the minute you arrive, they make you feel special. I've recommended this restaurant to absolutely everyone. It's a "must try".......just go and see for yourself.

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5.0Dined on February 15, 2018

My dinner was fabulous, my reservation with Open Table was not. I made the reservation for 2/14/18 and they confirmed at for 2/15/18. Thankfully, the restaurant had it scheduled correctly.

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