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Besito Mexican

Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern
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402 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-3437 (Gaines & High Street)
(631) 549-0100
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Stroudsburg
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123 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

The service was sub par. The food was good, but very over-priced. And we waited too long for it! There are better places for the value.

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Thank Keith M
New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Besito has fresh Mexican food, freshly made guacamole at table side made to your taste. Margarita's are made with fresh lime juice. We prefer the classic on the rocks; other varieties are available. Service is excellent. Food is delicious. This is a must try.

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Thank Tahoebabe
spain
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108 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the energy at this restaurant the drinks are very good. The guacamole is freshly made and delicious. The chips and salsa are fine. The taco entrees are excellent as was the chocolate pudding dessert. Great service. Can be somewhat pricey but worth it.

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East Northport, New York
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch on a Monday with my son and his fiancee. It was cool and comfortable on a hot summer day. The waitress was very good. The food and drinks were terrific!

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Thank dmtmama
Huntington Station, New York
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very different Mexican, elegant Cuisine! Nice Cozy atmosphere ... Great Food and ambiance. Great drinks!

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Northport, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is really a great place with great food prepared well. Some unusual dishes; I had a fabulous lamb taco. Higher prices than the average Mexican restaurant but worth it.

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Thank mmedico1
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The bartending staff on Saturday night was horrendous. They were rude and not friendly at all. Since I didn't eat dinner and only went to drink I will not comment on anything else because normally I love the restaurant. It's clean and welcoming.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Can't beat the tableside guacamole and the signature margaritas. Others in my party tried a chicken salad and the fish street tacos. They couldn't stop raving about. You can't miss the street corn!

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Thank Jenny H
Wading River, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Recently ate here early on a Saturday. Didn't have a reservation but was able to sit outside. The guacamole is outrageous and the street corn was a great side. You can't go wrong with anything you order.

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Thank Karen M
Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Have been over a dozen times and never had anything short of a delicious meal and excellent service. Had to wait an extended period just once with a reservation, but did not complain as it had never happened before. Without a word, the Manager sent over, with his compliments, their amazing guacamole. Just a testament to their attention to detail... More 

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Thank Mary C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-3437
    (Gaines & High Street)
  • Public Transportation: LIRR Huntington Railroad station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Huntington
  • Phone Number: (631) 549-0100
Description
Besito, translated as little kiss, strives to delight guests with the warmth of a private hacienda offering thoughtful details and cuisine. Besito was rated "excellent" by the New York Times with decor that embraces all the flavors and festivity of Mexican cuisine. Enjoy fresh, table-side guacamole and over 75 tequilas all straight from Mexico.

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