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A Taberna

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4135 Austin Blvd, Island Park, NY 11558-1726
(516) 432-0455
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Wed 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sun 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Long Beach, New York, United States
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74 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Never finish my entrée since the appetizers fill me up. Delicious garlic shrimp and snails are a must. Dinner selections and specials are wonderful and "too much" to finish

Thank Kenneth F
New York
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

....this is the place for you! Spinach soup so highly salted that I could not eat it. My husband ordered the shrimp in the cognac sauce. They were tasty but served with the entire shell on. Fair bit of tricky knife work to get into his mouth. My grilled swordfish was delicious - perfectly cooked, the rice light & fluffy,... More 

Thank xdublinerNewYork
long island
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

have been going here for years and have never had anything but a delicious meal. service is very good and the portions are good. this is our favorite place to go to for a celebration dinner. even had a communion party dinner here. you have to give this place a try..u will be hooked as well

Thank mysunnmoon
Long Island, NY
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Four of us went here on a Saturday night. The food was pretty good, but the 3 baked potatoes that were ordered were practically raw. They were sent back & 2 came out properly cooked, but one was still hard as a rock. Never went to a restaurant that didn't know how to bake a potato! No one checked to... More 

Thank Mamagata
Long Beach, New York
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81 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Just spoke to my fiance as we passed this the other day. This is my fav restaurant in the area by far! Try the pork chop ... or a steak. You can't go wrong .. and the atmosphere is perfect for a small gathering.

Thank Bill M
Long Island, NY
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Great food, atmosphere, service, and sangria. Also good olives & chips. They have their own parking lot.

Thank Mamagata
Valley Stream, New York
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We have been here 6 times . We are very impressed with the food and service.. The paella (seafood) was fabulous. We shared a couple of appetizers- clams in white wine and cod cake(a special) both were excellent. We also shared the paella. The main dish portions are generous. My husband had flan for desert- excellent. The service was great.

Thank Sherrie R
Rockville Centre, New York
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We went to A Taberna on a very cold and snowy evening and were the only people in the restaurant for a while. The service was terrific and we enjoyed a wonderful meal and Sangria. Since they weren't busy, my friend and I were able to talk for hours as we enjoyed our Cappuccino. We certainly will return!!

Thank Speechy53
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79 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

We went there to celebrate a birthday and we have been there before and I was reading the reviews about the salt yesterday before going there and saw everyone was complaining about the salt so I told the waiter to tell the cook not to cook with salt and the meal was prefect my friend had the same dish and... More 

Thank Vito M
New York City, New York, USA
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99 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Excellent food in a casual setting. Usually a bit crowded but worth the wait. Oversized dishes with great flavor and personal service.

Thank Alan R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $25
Mediterranean, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4135 Austin Blvd, Island Park, NY 11558-1726
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Island Park
  • Phone Number: (516) 432-0455

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