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Benny's

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199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
+1 516-997-8111
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“eggplant” (8 reviews)
“zabaglione” (3 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
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12:00 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Came here did 55 th birthday. Alerted host but treated like second class citizen ! Our tenth visit here but given worst table. Thankfully , benny came over and moved us. Host Surly, wait staff not present. Bus boy was great. Food ok but not...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Went here for my cousin's birthday - food was great! The decor and ambience is very old school Italian - dark and quiet, definitely not trendy. The food was delicious. A great place to sit and talk over a long meal. I loved the mushroom...More

Thank samp3
Reviewed February 12, 2017

My husband and I went to Benny's for the first time last night. The food was fabulous, the wait staff couldn't be more attentive. The place is classically decorated, with Old World Charm. I had the eggplant ala Benny. It was wonderful. Very unique. My...More

Thank Sandyf2
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Went to Benny's for their Long Island Restaurant week special. 3 courses $27.95. Most restaurants use this week to showcase the food and quality. I had the mussels/clam appetizer, my wife the ceasar salad; I had pork loin scallopini stuffed with mozzarella and mushroom sauce,...More

Thank LongIslandNYer
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Service: excellent Atmosphere: lovely old world Drinks: excellent Bread: good Appetizer portion of Eggplant Benny good but very small. It was not as expected Main: trout nice portion but very little ordinary vegs Dessert: panna cotta very good Enjoyed but would not return as there...More

Thank Dancing2013
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

A friend had recommended Benny's, so we decided to give it a try. It was a very slow weeknight and so we received excellent service. The food was fine--better than the average Italian for sure. The two of us had an appetizer each and a...More

Thank W.H. D
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Wife and I went to try during Long Island Restaurant week. We had been wanting to try this restaurant. We found the food to be only okay and expensive compared to other good Italian restaurants on the north shore. The drinks and wine were also...More

1  Thank dans660
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for years and it has always been wonderful. The service is very good, Claudio usually greats you personally to seat you. We particularly like their zucchini blossom appetizer ( in season ) and any of their scrumptious veal...More

Thank marie s
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We were given a gift certificate to Benny's restaurant and when we called for reservations were told you could not use it for restaurant week. There is no indication, stipulation on the gift certificate. The gentleman who answered the phone clearly said it is on...More

Thank Lorletta L
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Old school Italian classic. The decor is dated, but the menu is excellent as is the food. Benny will stop by your table to bend your ear for as long as you like. You can actually have a conversation without shouting. The veal valdostana was...More

1  Thank Frank N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
    (Maple Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Long Island railroad one block south of restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Westbury
  • Phone Number: +1 516-997-8111
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