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November 2, 2009

Best Restaurants for Dancing on Long Island

Whether you're on a first date or with a long-time mate sometimes you just wanna dance.


Here's a list of the best restaurants for dinner and dancing, whether you're looking for salsa or hip-hop.

7 Montauk Highway
Blue Point, NY 11715
(631) 363-6666
Hit the Floor: Every Saturday night at 9:30 p.m.
Entree Selections: Chilean Sea Bass, Brazilian Lobster Tails, Roasted Long Island Duck Breast, Seafood Fusili, and Florida Red Snapper.

City Cafe & Piano Bar
987 Stewart Ave
Garden City, NY 11530-4925
(516) 222-1421
Hit the Floor: Every Tuesday is Salsa and Merengue night beginning at 8:30 p.m. and Every Friday is Body and Soul night beginning at 10:15 p.m.
Entree Selections: Grilled Chicken Pillard, Veal Saltimbucca, Osssobucco, Rack of Lamb, Shrimp Scampi, and Lobster Ravioli.

56th Fighter Group
7160 Republic Airport
E. Farmingdale, NY 11735
(631) 694-8280
Hit the Floor: Every Tuesday for Salsa and Latin. Beginner dance lesson is from 7:45 to 8:15 p.m., Intermediate dance lesson from 8:30 to 9:00 p.m. and Social dancing is from 7 to 11 p.m.
Entree Selection: The cost of the dance lesson is $15, and includes a buffet dinner.

Hudson & McCoy Fish House & Bar
340 Woodcleft Ave.
Freeport, NY 11520
(516) 868-3411
Hit the Floor: Live music Thursday through Sunday. The bands and times may vary, but the dance crowd is always present.
Entree Selections: Fried Jumbo Shrimp, Atlantic Salmon, Fresh Swordfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Seafood Pasta, and Filet Mignon.

Riverview Restaurant
3 Consuelo Place
Oakdale, NY 11769
(631) 589-2694
Hit the Floor: Live Music and dancing every Friday and Saturday night beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Entree Selection: Cedar Roasted Atlantic Salmon, Seafood Cioppino, Roasted Prime Rib au Jus, Colorado Rack of Lamb, Live Maine Lobsters, and Steamed King Crab Legs.

4 Welwyn Rd # 1
Great Neck, NY 11021-3514
(516) 487-1070
Hit the Floor: Belly dancing every Friday and Saturday Night followed by Israeli, Turkish & Persian Music.
Entree Selections: Charbroiled Sea Bass, Dorado, Tilapia, Salmon, Swordfish, Filet Mignon, Lamb Shank, Steak Shish Kebabs, and Chicken Shish Kebabs.

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