Small Batch

4.7
1487 Reviews
$31 to $50
American
Takeout and Delivery are available on https://www.smallbatchrestaurant.com/.

Small Batch, Chef Tom Colicchio's newest restaurant (& his first in Garden City) offers rustic - yet approachable - casual American dining and warm, inviting hospitality. Visit for dinner (served Wednesday & Thursday (from 5-9pm*); Friday & Saturday (from 5-930pm*); Sunday (from 5-9pm*), for weekend brunch (from 1130am-3pm*) or lunch Wed - Fri (from 12pm-3pm*).

*These times are our "last seating", not the time we close the restaurant. Guests arriving promptly for our last seating will have a normal dining experience.

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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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JMLNYC
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Small Batch is an incredible restaurant with amazing food and a great staff. We feel like family every time we come back. Small Batch is always a good choice!

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AndrijanaS
New York Area
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great staff, service and delicious food. Thank you

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vipGourmant
New York Area
353 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Although outdoor seating hasn’t got the views, Small Batch does a great job by providing a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. I’m a big fan of Tom Colleccio and the chef here, “Tommy” is tops. We had the eggplant parm, salad special and a pasta Relaxing and savoring every bite. This restaurant brings Manhattan to Long Island. And our server, Caitlin rounded out the experience. Great evening!

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vipJayeyeyee
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was our first time here and it didn’t disappoint. Everything was so tasty. The grilled oysters in the chili oil were amazing!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Small Batch is a hidden gem. I am not from NY and selected this restaurant based on location and menu items. It did not disappoint. In fact, it exceeded my expectations. The food, service, and atmosphere were exceptional. I will revisit again.

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vipSteveW
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time , will be back . Nice touch of putting bday and anniversary greetings on menu. Great spacing of tables, which is key for me. Friendly, professional waitstaff.

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FrankF
Miami
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Great food and good service
A go to place for friends to meet

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OpenTable Diner
Hawaii
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Aloha! We are from Hawaii and were so excited to dine here. We came for a visit last year but due to the pandemic the restaurant was closed so you can imagine the excitement when we returned and found Small Batch open this time! The food was prepared perfectly and the presentation was very eye appealing making the whole dining experience very wonderful! Our daughter hardly completes her meals and she surprised not only herself but the rest of us when she ate everything ordered! She can't say enough about her Roasted Atlantlic Salmon which she described as being cooked to perfection! Hubby ordered TC Wagyu Cheeseburger and I, the Ricotta Meatball appetizer which I ended up taking home as I could barely finish one as the serving was hefty! This dining experience did not disappoint and we would gladly return on future visits to Long Island! Mahalo!

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jenniferf
New York Area
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food3service2ambience5

My waiter didn’t appear to want to wait on me based on the fact that I was a one and didn’t want me taking up one of his tables. My salad was overdressed and if your hungry don’t order the agnolotti - very small potion. Beautiful restaurant though

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vipRlagnado
New York Area
101 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Third time going and another great meal. Im putting this place as one of places to go in Long Island!!
This time I came with a friend who is vegetarian and no problem ordering.

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melina
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on July 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

awesome awesome awesome!! Can't wait for my next visit!!!

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DBLB
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A beautiful birthday brunch, completely with personalized Happy Birthday menu. Our server was so attentive and even cut our burgers in half and presented them on two plates so we could share each other’s. The food was flavorful and the portions were perfect. The Birthday Girl, a chef, had an unobstructed view of the kitchen which completed the wonderful experience.

Thank You Small Batch!

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for your feedback! The open kitchen is definitely a wonderful experience for everyone and we are so glad you enjoyed it! Thank you for celebrating your birthday with us! Hope to see you again soon!

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chantals
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on July 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and service. Definitely will be back.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you! We look forward to you dining with us again soon!

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JessicaN
1 review
Dined on July 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was fantastic and the server helped my husband decide what to order. Everything was absolutely delectable!

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Jessica! We hope to see you again soon!

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AndrijanaS
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and excellent staff. Always a great experience.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you!

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RickR
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time at SmallBatch and the food was delicious and the service was excellent. I love the ambiance and the open kitchen. I would definitely come back again.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Rick! The open kitchen is definitely a cool experience and we're glad you enjoyed it!

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JayM
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience4

Great food. Attentiveness could be improved. Having said this, not sure if the restaurant is fully staffed at this point.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for you feedback, Jay. We are glad you enjoyed the food. That being said we do apologize for the lack of attentiveness during these trying times of Covid. We hope to see you again soon!

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TammieJ
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

I went to bring for my birthday, the restaurant setting was very homey, tables aren't crowded together. The staff clean after every turn over. The service was excellent, I loved being able to see into the kitchen. The food arrived hot the grits were delicious while portions were small. The drinks were flavorful and the peach crisp was extraordinary. I will be back to try other offerings.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Tammie. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We agree, the Peach Crisp is definitely a must have! We look forward to you dining with us again soon!

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JaniceZ
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent atmosphere ! Service was great ! Music was spot on !!!!! Would return without a doubt !!!!!

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Janice! We can't wait for you to return!

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SonnyH
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We love sitting at the bar and the service was amazing. The food was excellent as always and the bartender was very knowledgeable and helpful in making our decisions.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Sonny!

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vipGoldie
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of the most amazing meals we've had in a long time!!!

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you!

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Nadya
1 review
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall1food1service2ambience2

Food was uncooked, didn’t enjoy one bit. Wished I dined somewhere else.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for your feedback, Nadya. We are sorry you did not fully enjoy your dining experience with us. Please feel free to email me directly at kviola@smallbatchrestaurant so we can further discuss the food so we can address any issues with our culinary team.

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Dave
New England
2 reviews
Dined on July 8, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

I would go back for the side salad alone. So good!

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Dave! Our Mixed Green Salad and Arugula Salad are great starters and we are so glad you enjoyed them!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 7, 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience4

Awful! Took half an hour to get a glass of wine. Forgot and never received appetizer and coffee. No follow-up to see if we need anything. I think McDonalds has more attentive staff. The food was ok, not great.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

We are sorry you did not fully enjoy your experience with us. McDonald's is pretty awesome, but if you could please email me directly at kviola@smallbatchrestaurant to discuss further we would really appreciate it so we can resolve any of the issues during your experience.

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OpenTable Diner
Charleston
1 review
Dined on July 7, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience3

Service was not good.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. If you could please elaborate on the service so we can make necessary adjustments we would really appreciate it. Feel free to reach out to me directly at kviola@smallbatchrestaurant

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Peggy
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food with a fun and casual atmosphere. I definitely recommend this restaurant.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you, Peggy!

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vipBMF1
New York Area
31 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great as always!!

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Erin
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We loved our dining experience here! Our waitress was very attentive and personable. To be honest what I really appreciated was there was a special nonalcoholic drink on the liquor menu. You don’t always see that and it was DELICIOUS and fancy. Made this sober birthday gal feel fabulous. The host was super nice too. Overall a wonderful experience and the food was top-notch!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My favorite restaurant in NY. Best food, best staff and all-around great vibe!!

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viprobinP
New York Area
96 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had dinner there on 7/1. The service started slow but then picked up to its usual excellent service. The Peconic Bay oysters and eggplant parmigiana appetizers were excellent as were the hamburger entrees with French fries and peach cobbler dessert.

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YourMusicK
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Our server was great - super friendly and knowledgeable! The food was also amazing, with everything cooked to perfection. The dishes were well balanced and the pacing was good. It’s been the best dinner I’ve had there yet.

Small Batch
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and we hope to see you again soon!

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GabrielleC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Small batch is our go to restaurant for any special occasion and just for a quick night out. The consistency should also receive a 5 star rating as they are always on point. We love it here!

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vipOpenTable Diner
London
3 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What a wonderful refreshing experience! Beautiful setting, calm and serene. Light and airy. Everyone at my table commented how nice the acoustics were- we can easily hear each other !!!! Delicious cocktails and our meals were all
spectacular!!!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I have been there before and have never had an experience other than great

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LisaP
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service was amazing. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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LaneyG
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food, great drinks, great service, and light airy atmosphere. Highly recommended.

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KathrynC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall2food4service1ambience3

The waiter was horrific. Rude, sweating, didn't get drinks until after the meal was over, pointed fingers at other people for his failures. Very unlike my usual experience but definitely won't bring clients back again.

Small Batch
Responded on July 2, 2021

Kathryn, We are so sorry that you did not have a good experience with us on Wednesday. To be completely transparent we were overwhelmed with the amount of business that came through the front door for lunch that day and did not have enough staff to properly take care of your table. We appreciate your past support and patronage and really do hope you come back to see us. We are adjusting staffing levels and looking to hire more team members to better care for everyone. Warm Regards, Kurt Brown

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MikeP
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time dining indoors since the pandemic, and I couldn’t be happier with the choice of restaurant… My wife and i both appreciated that the tables were still spaced out even though restaurants aren’t required to do that anymore. Service was excellent, very friendly staff from the moment we walked in the door. We never felt rushed, and the food was excellent (octopus app w a salad, my wife had the cod and I had the salmon, side of french fries and a few drinks from the bar). We’ll definitely go again.

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vipDavidL
Orlando
10 reviews
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Small batch has become our go to restaurant. For a casual dinner or for a really nice brunch. They are consistently good. The quality of the ingredients and the preparation by the culinary team is outstanding. It’s a treat to have a restaurant of this caliber so close to where I live. I encourage anyone looking for that level of food quality, excellence in service and culinary execution to give small batch a try.

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AmyL
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious, service was great. Loved the ambiance and the giant parking lot.

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You can order delivery directly from Small Batch using the Order Online button. Small Batch also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (516) 548-8162.

Small Batch is rated 4.7 stars by 1487 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.