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LL Dent

221 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-1907
+1 516-742-0940
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried chicken” (16 reviews)
“okra” (4 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
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221 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-1907
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

If you're in the mood for genuine soul food put LL DENT on your list. The food is always fresh and taste great. Dont forget the various desserts. Only complaint may be portion size, when the food is that good you just want more. Portions...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tobye644
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We went to LL Dent last evening for dinner (Saturday) with my son and two of our close friends. This was our first time dining here; I have had southern food in the past while visiting Atlanta but nothing like this in the NY area....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank spng2011
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Had heard of this local place and we are glad that we tried it. The sides were particularly good -- okra, greens, yes, and black eyed peas.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 372whd
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Cozy ambiance. Good vibes. Delicious authentic food, including vegan options. The restaurant owner walks around checking in on how you are faring with your meal. The sweet tea is unlimited refills. I only have nice things to say about this place. I thoroughly enjoyed my...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Pei-Cen L
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great southern food. Friendly service you will never have a bad meal here! Convenient location and lots of parking

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Shelleyre
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The food is just awful not one thing taste good... I not a chef but I cook better than the chef they have there... I always try to give companies a chance this one failed on taste.. I never return to this business the food...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Yvette C
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I've been meaning to go over to this place and I'm glad I finally went. We were in the mood for fried chicken and L.L. Dent certainly served that up. The Dents make the hands down best cornbread I've ever had. My husband and I...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank bschinagle
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Everything we ordered (party of 4) was superb. Best pan seared catfish I've ever had. Shrimp and grits, ribs, pork chops, okra poppers and peach cobbler...one more delish then the next. Friendly staff. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Laura G
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here twice. Once for a regular lunch and for brunch. For a small intimate place it is fantastic. The staff is attentive and helpful for choices. I'm a sucker for cornbread and its fantastic. Passion for Southern Cooking is an aquired taste...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Reviewed 27 March 2017

There wasn't one thing on the menu that I would rush back to get. Terrible is a plus to describe it. Open the window and throw your money in the wind. DRIVE BY......

Date of visit: January 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-1907
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Carle Place
  • Phone Number: +1 516-742-0940
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