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219 Glen Cove Rd., Carle Place, NY 11514
(516) 294-9541
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Today
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:45 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Buffet

Excellent selection. Clean and plentiful buffet. Well presented at a good price. a great place for lunch or dinner with plenty of free parking.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
JesusDad
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105 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

As a sushi buffet itself, Minado impresses with its service, and appealing atmosphere, but sometimes lacks when it comes to sushi quality. As a local fix for your relatively inexpensive sushi craving, Minado is a great decision for the whole family. Don't go to Minado expecting a 5 star meal though because you won't get one. Overall, Minado is a... More 

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Patchogue, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Such a variety of super fresh food! At least 40 different kinds of sushi and uni too! Desserts galore also! Dont miss this one!

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Flushing, New York
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We eat here sometimes because its location is convenient for us. However, they never open on time (for the lunch buffet, anyway) and the rush for the food is just ugly. People push and jostle and pile their plates over and over again so the good stuff like salmon disappear very fast and take too long to reappear. The food... More 

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NY
Top Contributor
360 reviews 360 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
273 helpful votes 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Excellent selection. Clean and plentiful buffet. Well presented at a good price. a great place for lunch or dinner with plenty of free parking.

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Freeport, New York
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59 reviews 59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Freshest seafood and sushi for the buck. Everything on the buffet is awesome. Fast service and even food items for the kids. The sushi is being prepared as it goes. And it all goes fast. Been here a few times.. Never a bad experiance, however ice cream is good but the deserts lack in taste a little. But by the... More 

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Carle Place, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Love, love,love this small but fabulous diner. Eggs and everything they can do in a skillet and served in it. It's been there forever and never seems old.

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East Meadow, New York
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69 reviews 69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Have been there several times but it seems to have gone down since the ownership changed over. A nice selection of sushi, cold crab legs, raw oysters as well as a cold salad bar and a hot buffet as well. Some things are tasty and if you are hoing to eat loads of sushi and crab legs I guess it's... More 

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NYC
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330 reviews 330 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
225 helpful votes 225 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is a very popular restaurant, particularly for those who love Asian buffets. They are famous for a large variety of sushi, freshly made in front of you. My favorites are the California roll, tempura roll & soft shell crab roll. I prefer my fish cooked. There is a soup station that has custom made bowls of udon (thick) noddle... More 

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Mount Sinai, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

A wide selection of buffet food from salads to fish to greens....and what I go there for...Sushi....a great selection and all you can eat. A regular following at lunch during the week

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Ate here for my birthday on Sept 28th. So disappointed. They have raised the price since my wife's birthday meal in may and lowered the food quality all at the same time. Used to really seem like top quality food with great prep and plating now it seems like any run of the mill sushi bar . Used to really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 219 Glen Cove Rd., Carle Place, NY 11514
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Carle Place
  • Phone Number: (516) 294-9541

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:45 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?