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West End Cafe

187 Glen Cove Rd, in the Clocktower Shopping Center, Carle Place, NY 11514-1236
+1 516-294-5608
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck tacos” (14 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (11 reviews)
“short ribs” (9 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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187 Glen Cove Rd, in the Clocktower Shopping Center, Carle Place, NY 11514-1236
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in the area for the day and based on TripAdvisor reviews, my husband and I went for lunch. The service was very attentive, drinks came quickly and we were provided with some of the best rolls we've ever had. We both had jumbo...More

Thank Nancyjmor
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The bartender Vinnie is one of the most attentive ones I’ve hadHe is on top of his game plus food is excellent pork chop one of the best and blt salad with bacon shrimp and lobster is out of this world

Thank waynesrx
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Been dining at WEC for 20 plus years. Have never had a bad meal or poor service. That is why it is one of the most popular Restaurants on Long Island. Allow a few weeks to get a table reservation at prime time. I almost...More

Thank J R
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant on Saturday night with another couple. We had a 7:30 reservation and the place was hopping. We were seated by 7:45 which was great. All dishes were excellent...short ribs, tuna salad, lamb chops and I forgot the other dish. Portions generous....More

Thank Firstlade
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Went there he and the menu was excellent it was crowded probably have to make a reservation but everything on the menu was excellent that meet was perfectly cooked and I guarantee he will enjoy your night at the West End Café

Thank Rich22222
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Went during restaurant week and there was a wait beyond our reservation time. Others that followed also had to wait. The service was very good and the food was really good with some unusual items offered. We had salmon, short ribs and flatiron steak and...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We were invited to an engagement celebration here. The food and service were excellent and we were impressed with food choices and drinks.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Crowded, noisy, but we keep going for the food. This time I tried the potato leek soup, the salmon, the carrot cake. Outstanding. My friend stuck with the duck tacos, hanger steak, apple crisp and loved everything. Fabulous server as well this time. Can’t wait...More

Thank dana r
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We celebrated a marker birthday for someone in the restaurant business and he felt it was good as the rest of us. Good menu. I had the salmon, which was good. I'm sorry I didn't also have the tuna and the lamb chops, which looked...More

Thank Grumo
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Wow. That’s all I can say. We were instantly drawn into the lovely, friendly, comfortable family when we sat at the bar and were not only welcomed by Vinny, our bartender, but by other guests who were also sitting there! This is a place which...More

Thank Ladylore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187 Glen Cove Rd, in the Clocktower Shopping Center, Carle Place, NY 11514-1236
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Carle Place
  • Phone Number: +1 516-294-5608
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