Food & Drink in Baldwin

Caribbean and Latin American Cuisine at Sazon Dominicano (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Sazon Dominicano

Freeport

$40 $20

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Chefs serve family-style Caribbean and Latin American staples, from Cuban sandwiches to paella, within a sleekly designed dining room

Sushi and Japanese Cuisine for Two or Four at Wasabi Sushi (50% Off)

Wasabi Sushi

Oceanside

$60 $30

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Chefs prepare specialty rolls that are raw and spicy, as well as sashimi, handrolls, tempura, and teriyaki dinner entrees

Italian Dinner for Two or Four at Solé (Up to 51% Off)

Solé

Oceanside

$50 $25

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Chef Bobby Carmosino crafts Italian-inspired cuisine from fresh ingredients and some family recipes.

One or Three Vouchers for Dine-In or Takeout for Two or More at D'Cocco's Restaurant & Pizzeria (Up to 50% Off)

D'Cocco's Restaurant & Pizzeria

Long Beach Road

$30 $15

specialty pizzas with toppings ranging signature pepperoni to bacon, chicken, cheddar, and ranch alongside classics such as chicken parmesan

Sushi Meal for Two or Four at New Yu Me (Up to 56% Off)

New Yu Me

East Rockaway

$79 $39

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Specialty sushi rolls, teriyaki and tempura, and pan-Asian dishes such as lo mein and thai curry

Continental Cuisine and Drinks at Casablanca Cafe (45% Off). Two Options Available.

Casablanca Cafe

Lynbrook

$40 $22

Inspired by one of the 20th century's most iconic films, this bistro specializes in live music and continental cuisine

New American Food for Lunch or Brunch or Carryout at The Savoy Tavern (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

The Savoy Tavern

Merrick

$30 $15

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Lobster truffle mac 'n' cheese, pan-seared yellowfin tuna, roasted organic chicken, pork belly rice bowl, and veal chop parmesan

$15 for $35 Worth of Gastropub Breakfast and Drinks for Two at Left Coast Kitchen and Cocktails (Up to $51 Value)

Left Coast Kitchen and Cocktails

Merrick

$51 $15

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Plates of chicken and waffles, Temple burgers with scrambled eggs and cream cheese, and mascarpone-stuffed french toast

Two Hours of Pool for Two or Four with Pub Food and Drinks at Raxx Pool Room, Sports Bar & Grill (Up to 57% Off)

Raxx Pool Room, Sports Bar & Grill

West Hempstead

$53 $25

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Players take aim on pristine pool tables and nosh on burgers and wraps between turns

Pizza Meal at Little Enrico's Pizzeria (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Little Enrico's Pizzeria

Franklin Square

$24.02 $12

Eatery makes fresh pizza with toppings such as meatballs, anchovies, onions, and mushrooms, and pairs it with garlic bread and soda

Ice Cream or Ice Cream Cake at Frosty's (50% Off)

Frosty's

Franklin Square

$10 $5

Ice-cream parlor and cafe churns out rich ice cream, scrumptious cakes, and fruity sno-cones to celebrate occassions or just beat the heat

Appetizers, Burgers, and Craft Beers for Two or Four at Croxley's Ale House - Franklin Square (Up to 52% Off)

Croxley's Ale House

Franklin Square

$55.85 $27

Huge beer list includes Long Island-made brews on tap; pair with half-pound burgers and a variety of pub-style appetizers

Gourmet Italian Food at Da Vinci Gourmet Market (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Da Vinci Gourmet Market

Franklin Square

$30 $15

Caprese salad, Boar's Head cold-cut sandwiches, and panini sandwiches stacked with cured italian meats and fresh cheeses

$10 for $20 Worth of Baked Goods — The Bread Box Bakery Cafe

The Bread Box Bakery Cafe, Inc

East Meadow

$20 $10

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Persian and Mediterranean Cuisine at Sufiya's Grill (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Sufiya's Grill

East Meadow

$25 $12

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Diverse menu includes grilled kebabs, seafood entrees, stews, and vegetarian dishes such as moussaka and falafel

One or Three Groupons Toward Butcher-Shop Meats at Karl Ehmer Meat (Half Off)

Karl Ehmer Meats

Utopia

$10 $5

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Butcher-shop meats such as chicken apple sausage, chorizo, mini franks, and liverwurst with goose liver

Pizzeria Cuisine for Two or Four, or $12 for $20 Worth of Carryout or Delivery at Gallery Pizza

Gallery Pizza

Garden City

$20 $12

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Eatery creates chicken cacciatore, grilled pork chops, baked ziti pizza, sausage and pepper rolls, and homemade meatballs with tomato sauce

$18 for $30 Worth of Sushi — Oishii

Oishii

Kew Gardens,

$30 $18

Great sushi and fresh sashimi and a dine-in restaurant

Southern Cuisine for Two or Four or Carry-Out at Catfish Cafe (Up to 45% Off)

Catfish Cafe

Springfield Gardens

$20 $11

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Southern specialities include baked or fried chicken, blackened catfish, barbecue wings, and mac and cheese

Italian-Asian Fusion Cuisine for Dinner at Meridian Kitchen (Half Off)

Meridian Kitchen

Locust Valley

$50 $25

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Complex Asian-and-Italian cuisine includes sushi-bar plates, seared steak, pasta, and brick-oven pizza

$24 for $40 Groupon — fuji grill and sushi family buffet

Fuji Grill-sushi Family Buffet

South Valley Stream

$40 $24

Great selection of sushi and Asian-Amerian cuisine for the whole family

$11 for $20 Worth of Sandwiches and Baked Goods for Two at Maria's Sandwichs and Sweets

Maria's Sandwichs and Sweets

Valley Stream

$20 $11

Nearly 40 deli-style sandwiches prepared in-house daily alongside baked goods such as biscotti and lemon cookies

Thai Appetizers and Drinks for Two or Four at Thai Rock (Up to 55% Off)

Thai Rock

Rockaway Beach

$36 $18

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Chicken satay, curry puffs, crispy spring rolls, and steamed shrimp and pork dumplings; occasional live music

German Food at The Currywurst Company (Up to 45% Off). Three Options Available.

The Currywurst Company

Long Beach

$30 $17

Currywurst in varieties including traditional, veal, buffalo, iberico, and kobe, alongside wild boar, venison, elk, and chicken bratwurst

$12 for Five Groupons, Each Good for $5 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at Red Mango Hewlett ($25 Total Value)

Red Mango

Hewlett

$5 $2.40

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Dozens of flavors of frozen yogurt, all of them natural, kosher, and gluten-free

Dinner for Two or Four or More at Thom Thom Steak & Seafood (Up to 50% Off)

Thom Thom Steak & Seafood

Wantagh

$30 $15

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Crispy bang bang shrimp, crazy tuna rolls, house-marinated skirt steak, miso-glazed chilean sea bass

Entry for Two to the International Great Beer Expo (46% Off)

International Great Beer Expo

Belmont Racetrack

$45 $24.50

Sample brews from around the world, from local Long Island favorites to ales from exotic lands, including Indonesia and Poland

Tapas and Sangria for Two or Four, or $15 for $25 Worth of Tapas at Sangria Tapas Bar & Restaurant

Sangria Tapas Bar & Restaurant

Sangria Tapas Bar & Restaurant

$103 $49

Enjoy up to 10 shareable plates of shrimp in a spicy lemon-butter sauce, stuffed peppers, and Spanish omelets alongside authentic sangria

$30 for $60 Worth of Italian Food at Nick's Tuscan Grill

Nick's Tuscan Grill

Mineola

$60 $30

Lobster ravioli, sauteed lemon chicken, gorgonzola-crusted rib eye, and pizza with house-made meatballs

Upscale Italian Food and Drinks at Passione (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Passione Restaurant

Carle Place

$30 $15

Gourmet pizzas, seafood entrees, and classic Italian pastas served in an elegant dining room with golden curtains and sparkling chandeliers

Custom Rubber Stamps from Rubber Stamps, Inc. (60% Off). Two Options Available.

Rubber Stamps, Inc.

Mineola

$75 $30

Customers can personalize old-fashioned rubber ink stamps, ideal for small businesses, notary publics, and holiday gift giving

Italian Food at Carlino’s Restaurant (50% Off). Four Options Available.

Carlino’s Restaurant

Mineola

$50 $25

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In Mineola Patch's 2012 Reader's Choice contest, fans selected the restaurant as the best place to get Italian food and pizza in the area

Seafood at Jackson Road House (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Jackson Road House

Seaford

$30 $15

Restaurant's menu is filled with seafood, such as tempura-fried shrimp, blackened catfish, and whole baked clams, along with pub specials

$25 for $50 Worth of Sports-Bar Food at CANZ Roadhouse

CANZaciti Roadhouse

Westbury

$50 $25

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Spread of sports-bar fare includes steak burgers, Jack Daniels barbecue salmon, and Canz "Almost Famous" wings doused in a variety of sauces

Up to 26% Off New American Cuisine — 490 West Valid Tuesday - Friday 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM

490 West

Carle Place

$30 $22

Chefs cook local & organic produce & meats into savory lobster ravioli, pork tenderloin & bacon-wrapped monkfish with mussels

Dinner for Two or Four at Jessie's Fireshack & Pizzeria (Up to 60% Off)

Jessie's Fireshack & Pizzeria

New Hyde Park

$61.80 $25.95

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Menu of southwestern and Latin-infused comfort foods includes a Bacardi rum burger, mashed potato-topped hot dog, and beef empanadas

Italian Meal for Two or Four with Appetizers and Fountain Drinks (Up to 56% Off)

Matese Pizzeria Ristorante

Auburndale

$56.25 $25

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Plates of calamari share table space with shrimp-parmigiana hero sandwiches, baked shells with ricotta & veal picatta in casual pizzeria

Two-Course Italian Meal for Two or Four with Wine at Carpe Diem (49% Off)

Carpe Diem

New Canaan

$115 $59

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Customers enjoy appetizers such as grilled sea scallops before entrees of oven-roasted quail or housemade salmon ravioli with caviar

One Large Box of Gluten-Free Cookies, One Large and One Small Box, or Treats at Cookie Couture (Up to 50% Off)

Cookie Couture

Hicksville

$12 $6

Five flavors that include vintage chocolate-chip, brownie, and Victorian oatmeal-raisin are hand-made without gluten or peanuts

All-Natural Global Dinner Cuisine at West East All Natural Bar and Bistro (45% Off). Three Options Available.

West East All Natural Bar and Bistro

West East Bistro

$50 $29

Sustainable, organic cuisine such as grass-fed steaks, seafood and hormone-free pork; vegetarian, gluten-free and allergen-friendly options

$25 for $50 Worth of Indo-Chinese Cuisine at Masala Wok

Masala Wok

Hicksville

$50 $25

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Pan-fried chili chicken, panang curry, golden-fried battered vegetables in manchurian sauce, and other Indo-Chinese specialties

Deli Food at Matty's NY Sports Deli (Up to 50% Off). Five Options Available.

Matty's NY Sports Deli

Hicksville

$20 $11

The team at this sports-bar-esque deli stacks corned beef on top of thick slices of freshly baked rye and whips up homestyle entrees

Custom Burgers at Cheeburger Cheeburger (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Cheeburger Cheeburger

Farmingdale

$20 $12

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Diners create their own individual burger from host of fresh ingredients including patties made from Angus beef, turkey, salmon, and veggies

Japanese Food for Dinner at Sakura Sushi and Hibachi Restaurant (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Sakura Sushi and Hibachi Restaurant

Farmingdale

$50 $25

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Sashimi and sushi, such as a volcano roll with shrimp, eel, avocado, and spicy mayo, pair with dumplings and lobster-tail hibachi entrees

Italian Dinner for Two or Four at La Bottega (45% Off)

La Bottega

Farmingdale

$61.50 $34

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Nearly 60 paninis including Angus steak with mozzarella, grilled shrimp with artichokes, prosciutto with fontina, and fried eggplant

$12 for Two Small Reggaefest Chicken Combo Meals at Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery and Grill (Up to $25 Value)

Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery and Grill

Multiple Locations

$25 $12

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A chicken patty, jerk chicken, stew chicken, or curried chicken served alongside rice, beans, and cabbage salad or plantains

Italian Dinner Cuisine for Two or Four at Deco 1600 (Up to 59% Off)

Deco 1600

Carlyle at the Palace

$50 $27.50

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Grilled pizzas, pasta ala vodka, sirloin in cognac reduction, and arancini served in art-deco dining room

Japanese-Fusion Food for Dine-In or Takeout at Sake 68 (Up to 47% Off). Five Options Available.

Sake 68

Great Neck Plaza

$30 $18

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Seared-tuna tataki in citrus-ponzu sauce, spicy Paradise rolls with lobster tempura and mango, and oysters served with garlic-butter sauce

$12 for Five Groupons, Each Good for $5 Worth of Fro-Yo at YOLO Roslyn's Yogurt Lounge & Desserteria ($25 Total Value)

YOLO Roslyn's Yogurt Lounge & Desserteria

Roslyn

$5 $2.40

Indulge in 12 flavors of frozen yogurt mixed with 45 toppings or healthier options such as diet gelato, protein shakes, and juice

Japanese-French Fusion and Thai Cuisine for Dinner for Two or Four at Laverne of Great Neck (Up to 50% Off)

Laverne of Great Neck

Great Neck Plaza

$30 $15

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Japanese, French, and Thai cuisines overlap culinary worlds; voted among the top of Long Island's fusion restaurants

$15 for Three Groupons, Each Valid for $10 Worth of Cafe Food at Troy's Cafe and Marketplace ($30 Value)

Troy's Cafe and Marketplace

Port Washington

$10 $5

Cozy cafe serves coffee drinks, desserts, paninis, and all-day breakfasts such as pancakes and french toast

Ice Cream and Frozen Treats or Specialty Cakes at Carvel Ice Cream (Up to 50% Off)

Carvel Ice Cream

Syosset

$10 $5

75-year-old franchise serves soft-serve and hand-dipped ice cream, hot-fudge sundaes, low-calorie frozen yogurt, and custom ice-cream cakes

Frozen Yogurt, Shakes, and Smoothies at Dollops Frozen Yogurt (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Dollops Frozen Yogurt

Syosset

$5 $2.40

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Enjoy a selection of 14 different fro-yo flavors with more than 50 toppings, as well as smoothies and meal-replacement shakes

$11 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Sandwiches at Dugan's Sandwich Shop ($20 Value)

Dugan's Sandwich Shop

Woodbury

$10 $5.50

Antique-filled shop serves up breakfast and hot and cold sandwiches such as smoked-turkey reubens served on fresh baked bread each morning

Three or Five Groupons, Each Good for One Medium-Size Smoothie at Jamba Juice (Up to 44% Off)

Jamba Juice

Multiple Locations

$5.39 $3

Whole Food Nutrition smoothies provide on-the-go meals with 10-14 grams of protein; nutrient-packed Fit 'n Fruitful manage weight-loss goals

Craft-Beer Tasting for Two or Four at Oyster Bay Brewing Company (52% Off)

Oyster Bay Brewing Company

Oyster Bay

$29 $14

Seasonal beers crafted from ingredients from around the world; brewmasters will be onsite for questions

$8 for $15 Worth of Cupcakes — Taste

Taste

Woodbury

$15 $8

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Steak and Seafood for Dinner at Mill Creek Tavern (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Mill Creek Tavern

Bayville

$50 $25

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Bayville staple serves hearty helpings of tender steak, Prince Edward Island mussels, and seafood pot pie with lobster, shrimp, and scallops

Prix Fixe Meal for Two or Four at Manka Peruvian Kitchen (50% Off)

Manka Peruvian Kitchen

Glen Cove

$68 $34

Traditional Peruvian cuisine such as ceviche, short ribs with butternut squash puree, and ice cream made from sub-tropical lucuma fruit

Four-Course Indian Meal for Two or Four at Santoor Indian Grill (Up to 51% Off)

Santoor Indian Grill

Glen Oaks

$65.70 $37

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Restaurant specializes in northern Indian dishes such as tandoori chicken, goat vindaloo, and aloo gobhi

Seafood and Steak-House Food for Dinner at JW's Public House (Up to 51% Off). Two Options Available.

JW's Public House

Glen Head

$70 $35

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Salmon, cod, jumbo shrimp, and flounder prepared in choice of styles, along with rib-eye steak, pork chops, and marinated skirt steak

Bistro Dinner for Two or Four with Small and Large Plates and Wine at TSQ Brasserie (Up to 60% Off)

TSQ Brasserie

Downtown

$92 $39

Restaurant located in the heart of Times Square serves upscale bistro dishes, ranging from Kobe burgers to penne alla vodka

"The Accidental Pervert" at 13th Street Repertory Company through December 6 at 7 p.m. (Up to 55% Off)

"The Accidental Pervert"

13th Street Repertory Company

$54.92 $25

Andrew Goffman offers an apologia for his erotica-addicted ways, telling the story of how he grew up and fell in love amid a fantasy world

$49 for a Semester of College Care Packages from Pijon ($108 Value)

Pijon

New York

$108 $49

Students enjoy four carefully curated parcels full of healthy snacks, personal-care products, and fun gifts; benefits homeless children

Standup Comedy at Greenwich Village Comedy Club, July 26–September 27 (Up to 50% Off)

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

$10 $5

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Established and up-and-coming comedians deliver laughs at a weekly show

Jump Onstage During an Intro to Improv Class with a Pro Actress

Intro to Improv Comedy Class

The Producers Club

$35 $35

Professional improv actress Laura Mulhearn leads an afternoon of no-pressure improv exercises that culminate in a group performance

$15 for $30 Worth of Organic Groceries, Supplements, and Body Products at Westerly Natural Market

Westerly Natural Market

Clinton

$30 $15

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Organic foods share shelf space with eco-friendly products at store recently expanded with larger grocery selection and vitamin department

Take a Scenic Hike to Pick Apples and Taste Wines. Transportation Included

Hiking, Apple-Picking, and Wine-Tasting

Chelsea

$119 $119

Hike in the Hudson Valley and enjoy a picnic before picking apples at a local orchard and relaxing over award-winning wine at a vineyard

Celebrity Cruises Wine & Pairing Seminars hosted by FOOD & WINE (Up to 54% Off). 6 Options Available.

Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented by FOOD & WINE

Hudson Hotel

$100 $46

Wine seminars led by sommeliers, winemakers, and chefs cover everything from sparkling wines to the art of pairing wine and Chinese food

Three-Course Meal with Wine for Two at Uskudar Turkish Restaurant (Up to 41% Off). Groupon Reservation Required.

Uskudar Turkish Restaurant

Upper East Side

$109.80 $65

Chef with 37 years' experience crafts fragrantly spiced Turkish comfort food with imported feta and lamb butchered in-house

Sushi Meal with Sake and Appetizers for Two or Four, or Takeout at Taijiyama Sushi and Thai (Up to 56% Off)

Taijiyama Sushi and Thai

New York

$56 $25

Pair glasses of sake or martinis with a Japanese appetizer and specialty sushi rolls; option for take-out or delivery

BYOB Thai Fusion Dinner for Two or Four at Chal Chilli (Up to 51% Off)

Chal Chilli

Kips Bay

$50 $25

Thai flavors mix with Western-inspired presentation in a menu filled with surprises including mussels, lamb chops, and crab cakes

Hookah Session and Bottles of Beer or Cocktails for Two or Four at ESEX Lounge (Up to 50% Off)

ESEX Lounge

Richmond Hill

$30 $16

Nightclub-esque hookah lounge provides sleek, modern atmosphere as guests puff hookah and sip from a selection of more than 90 drinks

Mediterranean Dinner for Two or Takeout or Catered Mediterranean Food at Pomegranate Restaurant (Up to 62% Off)

Pomegranate Restaurant

Forest Hills

$65.95 $25

Restaurant named after a righteous fruit in the Jewish faith serves glatt kosher Mediterranean cuisine filled with subtle flavors

Prix Fixe Malaysian Dinner for Two with Appetizers, Entrees, and Desserts at Rasa (Up to 45% Off)

Rasa

New York

$82 $45

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Press-praised Malaysian cuisine, including fried crab, eggplant curry, fried rice, and sushi

Two or Four Contemporary Mexican Brunch Entrees and Up to 60 Minutes of Unlimited Drinks at Teqa (Up to 75% Off)

Teqa

Kips Bay

$150 $39

Mexican-style brunch favorites such as omelet with peppers, onions, chorizo, chihuahua cheese, and salsa; drinks include sangria and mimosas

Portuguese and Spanish Dinner for Two or Four with Wine or Sangria at O Lavrador Restaurant & Bar (Up to 49% Off)

O Lavrador Restaurant & Bar

Jamaica

$83 $43

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Combining Portuguese and Spanish culinary traditions for 33 years; menu of sautéd lobster, garlic & spicy piri-piri, and seared filet mignon

Mojitos or Whiskey Cocktails for Two, or a Private-Room Package at Inc Lounge at The Time Hotel (Up to 59% Off)

Inc Lounge at The Time Hotel

Clinton

$74 $32

(38)

Martinis, craft cocktails, and beer served in a '70s-inspired lounge with velvet and leather couches, a pool table, and music from DJs

Upscale Comfort-Food Dinner, Valid Sun–Thurs., or Sunday Brunch for Two or Four at Sons of Essex (Up to 39% Off)

Sons of Essex

Lower East Side

$63 $39

(357)

Upscale comfort-food dinner with seasonal entrees and cocktails; brunch with carafes of mimosas, bellinis, or bloody marys

Select Local Merchants

The savory aroma of grilled chicken lingers in the air of Austin Grilled Chicken as chefs marinate birds in juices, herbs, and spices for 48 hours before tossing them on the grill. They cobble together local ingredients into poultry-based dishes such as chicken pot pies and grilled-chicken salads, and sides such as coleslaw, potato salad, and mashed potatoes, which are all made from scratch daily. Diners can sup at an abundance of tabletops scattered about the vibrant pink-and-yellow, casual eatery, or opt for takeout service to feast within the comforts of home or a kiddie pool filled with dipping sauce.

1299B Grand Ave
Baldwin,
NY
US

Chef Ayhan opened his first restaurant on Long Island more than 35 years ago, setting the stage for a fiefdom of successful Mediterranean restaurants across the region, each one serving up freshly caught seafood, succulent kebabs, and creamy hummus. The menu draws inspiration from the cuisines of Cyprus, Turkey, Greece, and Israel, entertaining taste buds with an eclectic mix of dishes, such as doner gyro kebab, spinach-and-feta pie, sesame-crusted salmon, and char-grilled calamari.

550 Sunrise Hwy
Baldwin,
NY
US

Chefs at Prime Catch Seafood Bar & Lounge grill, roast, and broil a smattering of surf 'n' turf selections, serving them up in a lively, cozy dining room with festive, cinnamon-red walls and warm, glowing string lights. Swordfish, ahi tuna, and lobster headline the bill of seafood options, which arrive drizzled with savory sauces such as sambuca-infused dijonnaise and lemon-chardonnay cream. Turf-based dishes include the classic chicken parmesan and the 10-ounce filet mignon. A full bar proffers European draft beers and several signature martinis, and an extensive wine list includes tasting notes that make it easy to pair beverages with menu items and to cram for the wine quiz that's delivered with every dessert. Daytime patrons can nosh on lighter lunch fare⎯such as a surf ‘n’ turf wrap or fish and chips⎯on the outside patio during the summer months, or drop in on a Friday night for live music and karaoke.

41 S Park Ave
Rockville Centre,
NY
US

On Sunday at Cannon's Blackthorn, a fluid collective of flutists, drummers, and fiddlers gather around brick fireplaces and play traditional Irish music through the afternoon. They welcome all musicians into their circle, as well as the occasional Irish dancers, whose footfalls reverberate off the dining room's stone floors and wood walls. Though Sundays provide the liveliest display of Irish pride at Cannon's Blackthorn, the eatery celebrates Irish culture in more subtle ways throughout the week. Dining companions can settle into private enclaves to share a romantic dinner and whisper sweet nutritional facts into one another's ears before noshing on hearty meat stews and pot pies. Additionally, bartenders pour brews until 4 a.m. seven nights a week.

49 N Village Ave
Rockville Centre,
NY
US

At Cielo Ristorante Italiano, candles cast orbs of light on white linens. Marble columns intersperse potted palms, and marigold walls sport paintings of the Italian countryside, where meatballs roam free. In addition to the decor, Cielo Ristorante Italiano pays homage to the Mediterranean with traditional Italian dishes and drinks. Chefs toss pastas with fresh tomatoes and italian meats and drizzle free-range chicken and veal with herb-infused white-wine sauces, and servers happily suggest pairings from the eatery’s ample Italian wine menu.

208 Sunrise Hwy
Rockville Centre,
NY
US

The soft glow of flames emanates from the stone fireplaces at Grillfire Long Beach, rippling over wall-mounted wine racks and settling upon diners with plates of herb-grilled pork chops and house-made chicken pot pie. Servers suggest wines from the wine list to complement these dishes as well as herb-grilled pork chop entrees, rich portions of macaroni 'n' cheese crowned with a layer of toasted herb bread crumbs, and the customer's iris color. Live music mingles with conversation during live performances on the weekends.

13 N Park Ave
Rockville Centre,
NY
US

Baldwin Scene