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“When They're On, No One Can Touch 'Em”
Review of Big Daddys

Big Daddys
Ranked #6 of 118 Restaurants in Massapequa
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Long Island
Level 5 Contributor
75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“When They're On, No One Can Touch 'Em”
Reviewed October 15, 2012

I've been coming here for years and I almost always love the food. The times I don't love it are rare indeed and they're never bad, just a bit uninspired. The entrees are 99 out of 100 times fantastic and the barbeque menu is very good also (pulled pork po' boy and the ribs are real standouts). They do try to mix up the menu, so coming up with new things all the time makes it hard to hit it out of the park everytime, but damn, they come close. Oh, by the way, the waitstaff, manager, and bartenders are some of the nicest, friendliest and capable people you will ever see in a restaurant. Hmmmm, I think I'm gonna go there tonight!

PS-The brunch is huge and very tasty.

  • Visited September 2012
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English first
Massapequa, New York
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Big Easy NY Style”
Reviewed September 27, 2012 via mobile

Great food, great staff and great fun. Just got back from NOLA and can't wait to go to Big Daddy's for more cajun Always a good meal and great time. Best gumbo and cheesy grits.

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Thank Ted D
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bayshore NY
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“great food & fun”
Reviewed September 11, 2012

Great fun atmosphere, HUGE portions, wonderful menu, but do try the daily specials. they don't take reservations, but have a drink while you wait, its worth it.

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Thank meg k
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Copiague, New York
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great Cajun Restaurant”
Reviewed August 30, 2012

If you like Cajun food, you'll love Big Daddy's. The only reasons I gave it a 4 are limited street parking and the small size of the restaurant. Seating is limited. We always found the service five-star and the staff to be warm and hospitable. A must for Cajun foodies!

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Thank Foodahaulic
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Rockville Centre, New York
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Best Cajun”
Reviewed August 19, 2012

I go here every year on my birthday for the past 5 years. It has the best Cajun around. The menu always changes, but the Jambayala is always constant.

Drinks are fun. Good music, fun staff.

  • Visited April 2012
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Thank Craig L
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