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Cafe Testarossa

499 Jericho Tpke, Syosset, NY 11791-4510
+1 516-364-8877
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Italian
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499 Jericho Tpke, Syosset, NY 11791-4510
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Reviewed yesterday

We went here for a Birthday Celebration. We were a Big group of about 12 people. We had a very nice time. The food was good. I had the pizza with broccoli Rabe. It was tasty. Everyone else seemed to be happy with their food....More

Thank bluejasmine1024
Reviewed 1 week ago

A table for two please, one of our old favorites but been a while. Service excellent with a new set of servers, drinks made and presented well, menu specials explained intelligently and food served just as cocktails were finished. Food was excellent as was the...More

Thank williamc640
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Beautifully decorated, elegant restaurant. Food was average at best. Portions small at very high prices. Wine over priced. Average service. Not impressed, would not return,

Thank NYCgirl5
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Saw the Newsday suggestion that they made a good dish of linguine and Manila clams & it lived up to its review, but the size of the presentation was disappointing (6) clams, you must be kidding? The crispy chicken dish did not. The service was...More

Thank Arnie C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food is always prepared well at this restaurant. Everything I ever ordered here was delicious. Not a very trendy restaurant, a lot of neighborhood "old timers". Pleasant atmosphere and the wait staff is always professional

Thank J H
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Happened upon this little gem while doing some personal business in the area.....we were immediately welcomed at the front door by a lovely hostess. We were seated and again very warmly attended to by a fabulous waitress, the Italian culture abounds in this restaurant, gave...More

Thank citurnberry
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Our friends often celebrate together at Cafe Testarossa. We have been visiting for many years and have never had a bad experience. The food is always excellently prepared and served. One of our favorite dinners is the almond crusted chicken. But I always enjoy whatever...More

Thank rootless
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Terrific modern atmosphere. The food is excellent. The early dinner includes an upscale appetizer such as baked stuffed clams, a broad offering of main courses and excellent desserts such as cheesecake and Tiramisu. Most importantly the service as exemplified by Debby is caring and they...More

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I am sorry to say that this restaurant is nowhere near as good as it was a year ago. I don't know if management has changed, or wait staff is untrained, or chefs are different or all three. Our appetizers were good, but our mains...More

Thank marie s
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had been referred by my sister and the food was excellent staff was polite, had an early dinner reservation had to wait a few mins while private party packed up and we wanted to sut in main dinning area by window highly recommend

Thank glcl1
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5 June 2017|
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Response from egbggill | Reviewed this property |
While I don't recall any formal suggestions of dress code, I wore jeans - sneakers - and polo shirt, on a friday night. However you might feel a little under dressed with shorts for an upscale restaurant in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 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 - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 499 Jericho Tpke, Syosset, NY 11791-4510
    (S. Oyster Bay Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Syosset
  • Phone Number: +1 516-364-8877
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