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88 E Main St, Smithtown, NY 11787-2810
(631) 265-0625
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great catering!

Just ordered catering for my son's graduation party; the hero's and penne ala vodka were excellent. Their gluten free pizza is also excellent. I've been coming here for a while; the staff is always friendly and all the food I've ever eaten there has been very good.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2014
Emerald818
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Smithtown, New York
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16 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Smithtown, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just ordered catering for my son's graduation party; the hero's and penne ala vodka were excellent. Their gluten free pizza is also excellent. I've been coming here for a while; the staff is always friendly and all the food I've ever eaten there has been very good.

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Smithtown, New York, United States
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Buona Sera is a very pleasant neighborhood pizza parlor and restaurant. The menu and portions are huge, and the staff is one of the friendliest we have ever encountered. I went there one night with friends and brought my husband back the next day. Three waiters remembered me and came over to greet us. Both nights they customized our orders,... More 

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Long Island, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I will never ever....ever....as in absolutely ever step foot in this place again. Seriously, never. It has nothing to do with the food or the owner or the cleanliness...it all has to do with the three idiots that work behind the counter - especially their ringleader, the Lord of the Morons, the tattooed primate with the black hair and the... More 

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Long Island, New York
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

Someone suggested this restaurant so my boyfriend and I decided to try it. We don't live in Smithtown so it was a drive to get there. We went about 6 pm on a Saturday night and the restaurant was packed and noisy. The tables are very close together..it is the long, narrow restaurant side of the pizzeria...they have a few... More 

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Lake Grove
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

These guys dont care if they lose a customer , they are rude ,especially the manager. And they jipped me. Not worth going back. Lots of other good pizza places around to have to deal with that.

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West Islip, New York
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We met a group of friends for dinner. Even though we had made a reservation for a specific table ( the seating for parties of more than four is limited) we were told that there would be a wait. This is really a pizza parlor with a narrow separate dining room. We ended up waiting 30 minutes for a large... More 

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Saint James, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Dont bother, They are the rudest staff I ever came accross , I would rather give my business to other local businesses that know what customer service means

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Long Island, NY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This is our go-to Italian place when we want reliable, good Italian food.The red sauce is delicious.

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Smithtown, New York
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Ehis is a dine-in restaurant with a really good take-uut service, The pizza crust is thin and crispy with a light, very fresh sauce. You must try the sausage calzone---talk about comfort food! It's addictive. When my out of town family said pick a good place for a nice lunch, we chose nearby Buona Sera, Forget lunch, we just kept... More 

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Montauk, New York
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144 reviews 144 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We get pick up pizza here and it is good, lots of options. Decided to have a meal. The service/hostess was pleasant and fairly quick .The food/pasta was okay to good. It was served hot, not tepid..a plus for me, however it was so salty that it took away from the dish. When I see "other" pasta mixed into a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 88 E Main St, Smithtown, NY 11787-2810
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Smithtown
  • Phone Number: (631) 265-0625
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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