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“The best food in Long Island Hands Down!”

Lareira Restaurante
Ranked #24 of 92 Restaurants in Mineola
Price range: $0 - $20
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

Every time my husband asks me, where I want to go out to eat, Lareira is my answer. Every dish I have ever ordered were absolutely delicious! The service is always great! It's like going out yo eat at your aunts house, you feel like you are part of the family there! I recomento the caipirinha, the garlic shrimp and the pudim. I can't wait to go back.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Babinyc
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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Love ethnic foods and this was my first Portuguese experience. What a great meal and even better service! It was evident this is authentic cuisine prepared with Mama's love and pride!

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank LindaLecantoFL
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Reviewed July 5, 2016

Five adults had dinner there recently and were very pleasantly surprised. Have passed by numerous times without even knowing it was there. Excellent service. Good variety of entree's, especially seafood. Good size portions. Sangria was excellent. Very enjoyable

Date of visit: July 2016
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Thank Montauk123
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

We didn't want to travel on a rainy Saturday Evening and gave Lareira a try. We were pleasantly surprised as the setting was very nice and we could actually hear each other speak.
Portugese and Spanish food are quite similar . The food was very good and the waiter was pleasant and attentive. It's been a neighborhood favorite for many years .

Date of visit: June 2016
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Thank Staffer5
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Reviewed October 28, 2015

This restaurant is a diamond in the rough because from the outside it looks like nothing special but inside is a attractive and comfortable restaurant with white tablecloths, good silverware and cozy atmosphere. The service has always been prompt and the food preparation has been among the best. I would especially recommend the sangria(homemade with plenty of fresh fruit), baked clams ( topped with bacon) and their rack of lamb. Note - There are two separation doors to this establishment. The one on the left is for the bar (not recommended) and the one on the right is for the restaurant.

Date of visit: October 2015
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Thank U8723JIwalterb
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