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599 Main St, Islip, NY 11751-3519
+1 631-277-3800
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
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599 Main St, Islip, NY 11751-3519
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw Verace on the cover of a magazine for Long Island's most romantic restaurants. It looked nice so I decided to try it out. First if you've never been, "downtown" Islip has a bunch of nice looking places that we passed as we walked to...More

Thank Stu S
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The food at Verace is excellent.. All well prepared, fresh and very appealing to the eye. Everything is ala carte. The service can be a bit disjointed, especially when its crowded, which is most of the time.. You MUST have a reservation for dinner ,...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I took my wife to Verace for a pre-Birthday dinner. We had an incredible experience from food - wine - to service. We have never been happy with the wine selections at this restaurant. Our server brought over the selections from their sister restaurant Tellers...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I and our friends, one of whom is in a wheelchair, went to Verace on a Sunday evening for dinner. The experience couldn't have been better. The server, Kevin, was friendly, informative about the menu and always there when we needed him,...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Took the wife here for her birthday... It was great, service was exceptional.. Food was excellent.... Highly recommend

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We decided to take advantage of the Restaurant Week Menu at Verace. The really put great food selections together. I started out by ordering their Arugula Salad. Absolutely delicious with a hint of truffle oil in the dressing! My wife ordered their meatballs. These are...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We decided to try the Anniversary Dinner menu at Verace. WOW! Three Courses priced at $30 (some upgrades but reasonable). In addition, they offered an unlimited wine pairing for $15 additional with a varied list of wines to choose from. The four of us enjoyed...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The indoor experience at this Islip hot spot is loud and crowded. So loud that at a table of four you must shout to hear your table mates. That having been said, the food is very average and the prices are above average (high). On...More

Thank IntrepidTravele... N
Reviewed 11 October 2017

love the setting and décor and people. The food and pricing are average - take advantage of any specials.

Thank 10islovr
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Verace is our to go place for a special occasion. Birthday, Anniversary, promotion, graduation and so on ... that’s why when we decided to go out for the first time in years for a New Year’s Eve dinner we picked this place of course! Never...More

Thank Maria E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 599 Main St, Islip, NY 11751-3519
    (Locust Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Islip
  • Phone Number: +1 631-277-3800
  • E-mail
A fusion of classic Italian cuisine with modern sensibilities, Verace effortlessly combines fresh ingredients into new interpretations of traditional Italian dishes. The intimate setting pivots around our exposed Woodstone oven creating the warmth you feel when you are among family. Dine outdoors in our cobblestone space with a relaxing water pool and glimmering lights. Start with a selection of meats and cheeses, sliced on our century old Berkel slicer or a flatbread pizza straight from the Woodstone oven. Delight in savoring any of our house-made pastas, hand selected 21-day dry aged USDA Certified Black Angus NY Tuscan-style Strip steak served or classic chicken Parmesan as your entrée. Select one of ten wines by the glass or by the carafe from our sustainable wine barrels. We proudly employ a technologically advanced barrel system in an effort to reduce our impact on the environment by eliminating the waste of bottles and corks. Truly an eclectic taste of Italy.
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