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Uncle Bacala's Italian Seafood & More

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Fri, 7/19
8:00 PM

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CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
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Menu

APPETIZERS
11
Family Style 24
Cozze Marechiere
mussels in marinara sauce; Also available in white wine, peppercorn, oreganata and spicy preparations
10
Family Style 24
Zucchini Fritti
served with a side of marinara sauce
14
Family Style 34
Calamari Fritti
served with a side of spicy marinara sauce
11
Family Style 24
Clams Oreganata
whole little neck clams topped with breadcrumbs, Pecorino Romano, garlic and oregano
10
Family Style 24
Arancini
rice balls with ricotta, mozzarella and lemon zest served with marinara sauce
10
Family Style 24
Mozzarella in Carrozza
crispy fried country bread stuffed with mozzarella served in a marinara sauce
10
Family Style 24
Potato Croquettes
lightly breaded rolled mashed potatoes and mozzarella served with a side of marinara sauce
10
Family Style 24
Stuffed Mushrooms
stuffed with peppers, prosciutto, onions and garlic in a white wine sauce
12
Carpaccio di Manzo
paper-thin raw beef filet with baby arugula and shaved Parmesan over spicy garlic aioli
9
Crostini
toasted bread served with a side of ricotta, sea salt and fresh herbs and chopped tomatoes, onions, garlic and fresh basil
SALAD
Add the following to any salad - Chicken $5 | $12 Family Style; Shrimp $12 | $28 Family Style
7
Family Style 17
Mixed Greens Side Salad
with cherry tomatoes, walnuts and Gorgonzola in a sherry vinaigrette
8
Family Style 18
Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce and garlic croutons topped with shaved Parmesan in a Caesar dressing
10
Family Style 24
Uncle B's Salad
mixed greens, chickpeas, cucumbers and beets in a red wine vinaigrette
12
Family Style 28
Salad Caprese
fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and roasted red peppers served with olive oil and balsamic vinegar on the side
17
Family Style 38
Insalata di Pesce
chilled seafood salad of calamari, scungilli, shrimp, clams and mussels
10
Family Style 24
Spinach Salad
baby spinach, beets, walnuts and fried goat cheese in a sherry vinaigrette
10
Family Style 24
Baked Apple Salad
mesclun greens, Granny Smith apples, roasted almonds, craisins and goat cheese in an apple cinnamon vinaigrette
10
Family Style 24
Romaine and Baby Arugula Salad
with caramelized shallots, pears and goat cheese in a balsamic vinaigrette
SOUP
7.5
Stracciatella
spinach, egg and Pecorino Romano in a chicken broth
7.5
Pasta Fagiole
tubetti pasta, vegetables and beans in a tomato broth
7.5
Tortellini in Brodo
tortellini and fine herbs in a chicken broth
7.5
Vegetable Barley
onions, carrots, celery and barley in a tomato broth
7.5
Italian Sausage and Bean
Italian sausage, vegetables and beans in a chicken broth
7.5
Cream of Zucchini
zucchini, onion, garlic and cream in a chicken broth
PASTA
Add the following to any pasta - Chicken $5 | Shrimp $12. Substitute Gluten-free Penne or Spaghetti $4 | Whole Wheat Linguini or Penne $4
14
Cavatelli Norma
with cherry tomatoes, cubed eggplant and Ricotta Salata in garlic and oil with a touch of marinara sauce
14
Ravioli Marinara
in a marinara sauce topped with shaved Parmesan
20
Linguini con le Vongole
with baby clams, pancetta, garlic and oil in a white wine sauce
14
Penne or Rigatoni alla Vodka
in a tomato, cream and vodka sauce
20
Pappardelle
with wild mushrooms in a veal Bolognese
26
Spaghetti ai Frutti di Mare
with shrimp, scallops, calamari, clams and mussels in a marinara sauce
14
Bucatini Amatriciana
with tomatoes, onions and pancetta topped with red pepper flakes in a marinara sauce
14
Spaghetti and Meatballs
in a marinara sauce
19
Orecchiette
with broccoli rabe and sausage in garlic and oil
26
Whole Wheat Linguini di Pesce
with shrimp, scallops, clams and cherry tomatoes in garlic and oil
AL FORNO
15
Make It Siciliano! Add Eggplant, Addt'l 3
Baked Ziti
with ricotta cheese in a beef ragu topped with melted fresh mozzarella
15
Baked Gnocchi
with four cheeses, prosciutto and peas in an Alfredo sauce topped with melted fresh mozzarella
15
Stuffed Rigatoni
stuffed with ricotta, Parmigiano Reggiano and spinach in a tomato cream sauce topped with melted fresh mozzarella
PIZZA
13
Pizza Margherita
fresh mozzarella and basil with marinara sauce
15
Pizza Salsiccia
sausage, fresh mozzarella and Pecorino Romano with marinara sauce
15
Pizza Primavera
grilled zucchini, eggplant, broccoli and mushrooms with marinara sauce
15
Pizza Balsamic
grilled balsamic chicken and goat cheese with marinara sauce
15
Add Prosciutto and Baby Arugula, Addt'l 4
White Pizza
fresh mozzarella, ricotta, grated Pecorino Romano, garlic and fresh basil
SANDWICHES
13
Pesto Chicken Sandwich
grilled chicken, melted fresh mozzarella and roasted red peppers with basil pesto sauce on a toasted hero
13
Chicken Marsala Sandwich
breaded chicken cutlet, melted fresh mozzarella and sautéed mushrooms with Marsala sauce on a toasted hero
POLLO
19
Chicken Bruschetta (Grilled or Breaded)
topped with tomatoes, onions, basil and garlic in a red wine vinaigrette
19
Chicken Milanese (Grilled or Breaded)
topped with baby arugula, cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella balls and shaved Pecorino Romano drizzled with balsamic vinaigrette
19
Chicken Scarpariello (on or off the Bone)
with sausage, potatoes, peppers and onions in a light white wine brown sauce
19
Chicken Cacciatore (on or off the Bone)
with mushrooms, onions and plum tomatoes in a white wine brown sauce served over spaghetti
UNCLE BACALA'S CLASSICS
24
Shrimp
Parmigiana, Francese, Scampi, Fra Diavolo
17
Substitute Veal, Add'l 4
Chicken
Parmigiana, Francese, Marsala
17
Eggplant
Parmigiana, Rollatini
PESCE
19
Tilapia Oreganata
with a classic crust of breadcrumbs, garlic and Pecorino Romano served with vegetables and roasted potatoes
24
Cod alla Siciliana
broiled with olive oil, garlic, parsley and breadcrumbs in a chopped tomato, caper and olive sauce served with vegetables and roasted potatoes
24
Striped Bass
sautéed in a lemon, white wine, and butter sauce served with asparagus, fried tomatoes and roasted potatoes
19
Salmone in Agrodolce
lightly breaded over roasted eggplant in a sherry vinegar, honey and sweet garlic sauce
19
Broiled Salmon
broiled in olive oil with a touch of balsamic, served over grilled mixed vegetables
21
Sautéed Tilapia
topped with pine nuts and craisins in a lemon white wine sauce served over spinach and roasted potatoes
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I have been to Uncle Baccala's several times and each time have enjoyed my meal. There is something for everyone, even picky eaters. The portions are a nice size and the prices are reasonable. I particularly enjoyed the seafood salad which is full of seafood...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank mpike79
Reviewed May 15, 2019

looking for a place to have lunch & a place to park, getting frustrated decided to go in this direction-lo and behold we see Uncle Bacala's. had been here quite a while ago & decided to try it again=glad we did. we decide on the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank leo t
Reviewed April 15, 2019

This restaurant has very good food. We've been there 1/2 dozen times and it's always good. The service is OK. The place is usually crowded and it's a bit pricey. There is valet parking.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank charles g
Reviewed April 11, 2019

Large portions is the only positive thing about this restaurant. I came for a weekday lunch with a party of 6. While the restaurant was almost empty, it took the hostess over 10 minutes to sit us, she kept running into the back without saying...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank natasha0428
Reviewed March 19, 2019

The food here is just good, There prices are high. At times it can get crowded and loud. The servers always seem to be running. I would suggest going in on an off time to really enjoy your meal.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ro D
Reviewed January 31, 2019

Located on Jericho Turnpike, Uncle Bacala has wonderful Italian food. The main dining room can be a bit crowded but the surrounding dining areas upstairs and downstairs are fine. The serving staff was very friendly, attentive and eager to please. The skirt steak was huge...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 888arthury
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We went to dinner with 4 couples for dinner on a Saturday night. Dinner was great and the service was just as good. I recommend to anyone looking for a fun and casual dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 622DavidC
Reviewed August 20, 2018

My nieces favourite restaurant t the moment and she cannot get enough of the mussels oreganata and the stuffed clams

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Antonio F T
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Very extensive menu. Friendly and attentive service. The decor is a bit tired and tacky, trying too hard to be Italian. The food is just ok. Nothing to get excited about or any different than you can find in every other strip mall on Long...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank frankn211
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Firstly we booked last minute and they fit us in which was great, it was very busy when we got there I had their speciality candy floss Cosmo to start my evening, the presentation and delivery was so impressive, We started with mozzarella sticks and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 7DD
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May 26, 2017|
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Response from tweedybird26 | Reviewed this property |
Cross Island Parkway South to Jamaica Ave/Jericho Turnpike East. Take Jericho Turnpike also known as Jamaica Ave. East about 3 miles. Restaurant is on Jericho Turnpike on right side.
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I need travel directions via car to 2370 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City, NY from lower manhattan.
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