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Benny's

199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
+1 516-997-8111
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (8 reviews)
“valdostana” (2 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This was a get together holiday dinner of "cousins". Benny's was selected because they offered Bucatini con le Sarde alla Siciliana, a dish that's not easy to find on Long Island. The dish did not disappoint. Other dishes and appetizers (Eggplant Rollatini especially) did not...More

Thank Dudly
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Stepping into Benny's is like taking a step back in time - the décor, the menu, the wait staff are all from a bygone era - and I Loved It! The dining room is Victorian with its low lights and faintly-flowered walls. The wood is...More

Thank karenlyn13
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Went there on a recent snowy Saturday night. Service was very good. Started with an appetizer of fried calamari to split and were accommodated with having both marinara and fra diavalo sauces. Main courses of gnochi (fresh made pasta) and veal chop were excellent. Finished...More

Thank GolferKen
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Decor could use update. Food always good. Waiter seemed like he had too many tables causing him stress. Benny often schmoozes with guests.

Thank Ira B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

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!

Thank zaydex4
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

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

Thank samp3
Reviewed 12 February 2017

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

Thank Sandyf2
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

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

Thank LongIslandNYer
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Dancing2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
    (Maple Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Long Island railroad one block south of restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Westbury
  • Phone Number: +1 516-997-8111
  • E-mail
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