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Cafe Formaggio Restaurant

307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11590
+1 516-333-1718
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (12 reviews)
“mini pizza” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11590
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Two friends and I went to Cafe Formaggio for lunch. They had a great lunch menu with quite a few lunch panini and heroes. I had the "padrino" which was chicken with broccoli rabe, mozzarella, and peppers. It was good. Our waiter was friendly and...More

Thank artistJoan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 11 went to celebrate our sons graduation from college. Our waiter was phenomenal! He made suggestions to accommodate our group, large assorted appetizers, share salads, special bananas foster dessert. The menu is vast with many choices to please any palate, and if...More

Thank Beachforme64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a group of 7 and ordered a variety of dishes. The three of us closest to each other ordered pasta dishes - frankly mine was dry and the other two did not have enough sauce. Also, CONDIMENTS. When someone asks for crushed...More

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

gluten free & italian food seem like an oxymoron...but not at cafe formaggio. they have a certified gluten free kitchen and their gf menu is almost a carbon copy of their regular menu, right down to their desserts. not only that, they are so accommodating...More

Thank knightvine_13
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I liked the food, my wife didn't like all of it. Our waiter was a sour puss, like a neutral. I would go back

Thank feenst128
Reviewed April 2, 2017

They have an extensive gluten free menu and bring fresh focaccia to the table. We'v only dined 3 times in last 4 years. But we have take out at least every other month. I'm gluten free, the restaurant is a good distance away. My husband...More

Thank NascarMom5
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years, and it just keeps getting better. The food, drinks, fun and dessert and fantastic!

Thank Rich120
Reviewed March 21, 2017

We were shown to our table and the waiter gave the menus and wine list to my husband. When he came to ask what we would like to drink, he ignored my question about the wine. When the food came, he asked my husband -...More

2  Thank Rona M
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Went there for a post funeral service dinner. Nicole & Lenny?? were awesome!!! The food, drinks. atmosphere was great. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Patty D
Reviewed March 7, 2017

My husband and I were staying at the Holiday Inn and wanted a restaurant that was close by. Café Formaggio is about a 10 minute walk away and although we didn't have a reservation we had no problem getting a table straight away. We asked...More

Thank Kathyfitchett
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Noel H
Can you accommodate a group of 18 people in a private room?
March 4, 2016|
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Response from efitzma155 | Reviewed this property |
There is another level (up a few steps), which is semi-private. I believe they can certainly seat 18 people in that space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11590
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Carle Place
  • Phone Number: +1 516-333-1718
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From the intoxicating aroma of plum tomato, basil and rich Italian cheeses, to the smoky goodness of thin crust personal pizzas, Cafe Formaggio offers a meal to please just about everyone. Specialized in Gluten Free cuisine with the most extensive Gluten Free Menu on Long Island Think of Cafe Formaggio after a morning of nearby shopping and enjoy lunch. Or, pre-order for the office and your meals will be ready when you arrive. Plan ahead for special occasions and treat your party to a delicious celebration, supervised by our courteous servers.
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