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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$23 - $40
CUISINES
Italian
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Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
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ANTIPASTI​
antipasta calda per due
grilled herb marinated shrimps, baked clams, grilled artichokes, fried calamari, topped w/ garlic, crushed red pepper, basil white wine lemon sauce. (for two)
$24
mozzarella, peperoni arrostiti e pomodoro
fresh mozzarella, fire roasted red peppers, vine ripe tomatoes, drizzled w/ fresh basil, oregano, garlic, lemon oil & balsamic reduction.
$12
spiedini all romano
pan seared fresh mozzarella & tuscan bread tower served w/ fresh tomato basil caper sauce.
$10
vongole in padella
new zealand cockle clams, marinara, white wine, garlic, fra diavolo sauce.
$12
zuppe di cozze
prince edward island mussels, marinara, white wine, garlic or fra diavolo sauce.
$9
calamari fritti
tender​ pieces of calamari lightly fried, complimented w/ a fra diavolo sauce.
$10
vongole oreganato
baked whole clams oreganato, lemon garlic sauce.
$9
misto fritto per due
battered​ shrimps, red snapper, calamari, zucchini, yellow squash, lemon extra virgin olive oil. (for two)
$25
zuppa
soup of the day.
PRIMI​
cesere
romaine hearts, w/ parmiggiano croutons, traditional caesar dressing.
$8
chicken $+6
shrimp $+8
insalata mista con pesce bianco
lightly seasoned cajun tilapia, red onion, shaved fennel, manchego cheese, baby greens, roma plum tomatoes & lemon extra virgin olive oil.
$16
linguine con vongole
linguini, new zealand cockles clams, fresh tomato or fra diavolo sauce.
$18
linguine san remo
linguini fini, sauteed shrimps, baby spinach, tomato concasse, franzia, garlic white wine sauce.
$18
ravioli del giorno
fresh home ravioli of the day.
penne bizanzio
penne,​ fresh mozzarella, fresh tomato, basil, garlic olive oil.
$14
chicken $+5
shrimpl+8
rigatoni bolognese
rigatoni, beef pork & veal meat, light tomato fresh basil sauce, ricotta cheese.
$18
fettucine e polpettini
fettucine, baby beef meatballs, shaved parmiggiano reggiano cheese, light meat sauce.
$18
rigatoni alla grappa
rigatoni light tomato cream sauce, sauteed prosciutto, onion, pancetta, a touch of grappa.
chicken $+19
shrimp $+22
pollo parmigiana
boneless breast of chicken breaded & lightly pan seared topped w/ fresh mozzarella & light tomato sauce served w/ choice of pasta.
$19
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So as we all are ordering from the delivery service and still supporting our local business I finally got arround to having door dash bringing me the only place I want to get local authentic Italian food from. First I gotta say I have been...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 17, 2020

Always a pleasure to dine here. This family owned restaurant knows what a restaurant good food dining experience is all about. The tuscany rustic brick fireplace environment adds to the pleasure of being in this restaurant. Moderate pricing, good portions, Even have a small plate...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 10, 2020 via mobile

No wait on a Friday night. A table with a bench seat and chair positions the person in the chair way higher than the person on the bench, which is weird. You’re not eye level. Server was young. Brought the wrong soda. Took our order,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 30, 2019

We had our annual dinner meet up at Gemilli's. The waiter was slow, didn't refill drinks. The food was terrible! The fettuccine with meatballs was dry. The shrimp scampi yuck! We really expected good food for the prices. Nobody was happy with their meal.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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robertsI8455HJ, Owner at Ristorante Gemelli, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2020

Hi Kathy, thanks for the feedback and for bringing this to our attention. We are sorry that you were displeased with your food and experienced a wait. We encourage all guests to bring any concerns to the attention of management while still dining in, as...More

Reviewed June 23, 2019

This neighborhood gem has been going strong in Babylon for 20 year In the center of an Italian diaspora center on Long Island. It must have good food to survive that long. It does. We have been making special journeys for many years and have...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

Gemellis is a well-established Italian restaurant with very good service, good food and a good wine list. Our most recent visit was for Long Island Restaurant Week, although we also visit at various times during the year. Gemelli's mussels are always very good, and the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

After our dining experience, my whole family felt like this was a bait and switch restaurant week scam. We looked at Gemelli's special restaurant week menu that was on their website and saw two appetizer's that we were interested in (classic Neapolitan rice balls and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

Attended a Ladies luncheon today. The venue was still BEAUTIFULLY decorated from Christmas. We were set up in front of the gorgeous fireplace & mantel . The area was comfortable and spacious for the 18 of us who attended. The food was delicious and well...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Made a 7pm reservation on a Saturday night. We were seated right away. Food was great, service was great. Good wine. Nice restaurant.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

I stopped by with a friend one evening for drinks and we sat outside. It was quiet and relaxing which was unexpected due to the busy road behind the bushes blocking its view. So my husband and I walked here for dinner on the following...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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arooney3
January 3, 2017|
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Response from tigger1201 | Reviewed this property |
Gemelli restaurant is a high priced place. For three people we spent $125 plus tip.
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