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286 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-3373
+1 631-683-4666
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“pernil” (4 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
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Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Mediterranean
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286 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-3373
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Second time here and extremely pleased about lunch. Pulpo was incredible. Brussel salad was great. Very pleased with quality of food. Excellent and friendly servers. Will be returning soon.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank se951
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

In the area, read reviews, checked several web sites and ‘stumbled’ upon Babalu NY. Glad we did. Plenty of small plates to share including Black Bean Falafel with Tzatziki (ordered seconds), Chicken Pinchos, tender and moist with pineapple sauce, Brussels Sprouts salad, followed by Bacalao...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank G8408JRmarkc
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I found Babalu on line..the menu looked so good and it was in the perfect location! A group of us were going to a movie and a 9 o’clock dinner afterwards. I called Babalu and was told that the kitchen closed at 9. I thanked...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We've been meaning to try out BabaluNY as everyone I spoke with who has eaten here raved about the place so we stopped by for lunch and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is small with about 20 seats along with a counter. I ordered...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Road-Maven
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I called ahead and asked if we needed a reservation at 5pm on Saturday. They said they had plenty of room. Of course we got there at 5:30 and every table was full (there are maybe six tables). No reservation? No problem! Our hostess took...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank scottbA3717FE
Reviewed 4 February 2018

we walked in to the restaurant attracted by the menu displayed outside. the food was excellent and broader than Cuban heritage of the owner. definitely best South American restaurant in town, added bonus free Momosas Fridays and Saturdays

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank racuch
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Excellent spot for lunch in Huntington. Good selection of Cuban specialties and sandwiches. Awesome pernil and ropa vieja. Delicious yuca frita. Attention to detail and gourmet quality. Friendly and efficient service. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Smertios
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Great small family owned restaurant with Cuban/Mediterranean food. Fresh and different cuisine. Very friendly servers. Definitely will be returning soon.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank se951
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

The location is small but very friendly. I had excellent Pasteles and the tacos with Pernil brought back memories of my Puerto Rican friends home cooking. The tostones were real fresh and when the dessert menu came around I couldn’t resist the Flan and I’m...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank SergioG37
Reviewed 11 November 2017

went to Babalu last night and the food was amazing ! the chef is such and incredible person and cook and the staff were so friendly ! It's the type of place that really makes a town ! run don't walk there ! I can't...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank janine t
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743-3373
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Huntington
  • Phone Number: +1 631-683-4666
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Intimate restaurant serving up a taste of Cuba in Huntington! Brunch, Lunch & Dinner available. Housemade, fresh & farm to table menu. Most menu gluten free. Currently BYOB.
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