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Food News

March 1, 2012

And the Finest Plate Goes To...

Long Island Restaurant News is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 Finest Plates!

Finest Plates

Best Restaurant
Ragazzi Kitchen and Bar
2950 Middle Country Road
Nesconset, NY 11767
(631) 265-8200
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
LOLA, Great Neck
Navy Beach, Montauk

Best Chef
Brian Shuren of Bistro 25
45 Foster Avenue
Sayville, NY 11782
(631) 589-7775

RUNNERS-UP
Michael Ginor of LOLA, Great Neck
Jason Weiner of Almond Restaurant & Bar, Bridgehampton

Best Service
LOLA
113 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 466-5666
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Vittorio's Restaurant and Wine Bar, Amityville
Press 195, Rockville Centre

Best Wine Bar/Selection
LOLA
113 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 466-5666
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Insignia Prime Steak and Sushi, Smithtown
Vittorio's Restaurant and Wine Bar, Amityville

Best Brunch
Crabtree's Restaurant
226 Jericho Turnpike
Floral Park, NY 11001
(516) 326-7769

RUNNERS-UP
Bistro 25, Sayville
Left Coast Kitchen, Merrick

Best Deal
Cafe Baci
1636 Old Country Road
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 832-8888

RUNNERS-UP
Blackwells Restaurant, Wading River
Vittorio's Restaurant and Wine Bar, Amityville

Best Bar Scene
Eleanor Rigby's
133 Mineola Boulevard
Mineola, NY 11501
(516) 739-6622

RUNNERS-UP
Navy Beach, Montauk
HONU Kitchen + Cocktails, Huntington

Most Romantic Restaurant
LOLA
113 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 466-5666
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
North Fork Table and Inn, Southold
Cooperage Inn, Baiting Hollow

Best Restaurant for the Holidays
Nick & Toni's
136 North Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937
(631) 324-3550
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Prime - An American Kitchen & Bar, Huntington
Shandon Court, East Islip

Best Outdoor Dining
Prime - An American Kitchen & Bar
117 New York Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743
(631) 385-1515
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
WAVE Seafood Kitchen, Port Jefferson
The Beacon, Sag Harbor

Best View
Navy Beach
16 Navy Road
Montauk, NY 11954
(631) 668-6868
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Lombardi's on the Bay, Patchogue
VIEW, Oakdale

Best Seafood
North Fork Oyster Company Restaurant & Bar
300 Main Street
Greenport, NY 11944
(631) 477-6840
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Louie's Oyster Bar & Grille, Port Washington
Gosman's Dock, Montauk

Best Steakhouse
Bryant & Cooper Steakhouse
2 Middle Neck Road
Roslyn, NY 11576
(516) 627-7270
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Blackwells Restaurant, Riverhead
Peter Luger Steakhouse, Great Neck

Best Italian Restaurant
Touch of Venice
28350 Main Road
Cutchogue, NY 11935
(631) 298-5851

RUNNERS-UP
Vittorio's Restaurant and Wine Bar, Amityville
Cafe Baci, Westbury

Best Mexican Restaurant
Besito Mexican Restaurant
1516 Old Northern Boulevard
Roslyn, NY 11576
(516) 484-3001
OpenTable Reservation

402 New York Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743
(631) 549-0100
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Del Fuego Tex Mex Kitchen and Tequila, St. James
La Fondita, Amagansett

Best French Restaurant
Mirabelle Restaurant at Three Village Inn
150 Main Street
Stony Brook, NY 11790
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Bistro Cassis, Huntington
Pierre's, Bridgehampton

Best Power Lunch
Ragazzi Kitchen and Bar
2950 Middle Country Road
Nesconset, NY 11767
(631) 265-8200
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Jerry and the Mermaid
Press 195, Rockville Centre

Best Burger
Blackwells Restaurant
141 Fairway Drive
Wading River, NY 11792
(631) 929-1800
OpenTable Reservation

RUNNERS-UP
Bobby's Burger Palace, Garden City and Lake Grove
American Roadside, Smithtown

Best Mediterranean
Mediterranean Snack Bar
360 New York Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743
(631) 423-8982

RUNNERS-UP
Alexandros Restaurant, Mt. Sinai
Hellenic Snack Bar and Restaurant, East Marion




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