Decor could use update. Food always good. Waiter seemed like he had too many tables causing him stress. Benny often schmoozes with guests.
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We did not feel comfortable in the restaurant and were rushed to order, eat, order dessert, pay the check quickly and get out! AWFUL EXPERIENCE!
Came here did 55 th birthday. Alerted host but treated like second class citizen ! Our tenth visit here but given worst table. Thankfully , benny came over and moved us. Host Surly, wait staff not present. Bus boy was great. Food ok but not...More
Went here for my cousin's birthday - food was great! The decor and ambience is very old school Italian - dark and quiet, definitely not trendy. The food was delicious. A great place to sit and talk over a long meal. I loved the mushroom...More
My husband and I went to Benny's for the first time last night. The food was fabulous, the wait staff couldn't be more attentive. The place is classically decorated, with Old World Charm. I had the eggplant ala Benny. It was wonderful. Very unique. My...More
Went to Benny's for their Long Island Restaurant week special. 3 courses $27.95. Most restaurants use this week to showcase the food and quality. I had the mussels/clam appetizer, my wife the ceasar salad; I had pork loin scallopini stuffed with mozzarella and mushroom sauce,...More
Service: excellent Atmosphere: lovely old world Drinks: excellent Bread: good Appetizer portion of Eggplant Benny good but very small. It was not as expected Main: trout nice portion but very little ordinary vegs Dessert: panna cotta very good Enjoyed but would not return as there...More
A friend had recommended Benny's, so we decided to give it a try. It was a very slow weeknight and so we received excellent service. The food was fine--better than the average Italian for sure. The two of us had an appetizer each and a...More
Wife and I went to try during Long Island Restaurant week. We had been wanting to try this restaurant. We found the food to be only okay and expensive compared to other good Italian restaurants on the north shore. The drinks and wine were also...More
We have been coming to this restaurant for years and it has always been wonderful. The service is very good, Claudio usually greats you personally to seat you. We particularly like their zucchini blossom appetizer ( in season ) and any of their scrumptious veal...More