Fine Dining Weathers
By The Foodies./ firstname.lastname@example.org
As the recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy continue,
theres yet another way you can pitch in by dining
Many restaurant owners are facing the same plight as millions
on the eastern seaboard following the extended power outages
after Sandy brought her wrath ashore spoiled food,
and with that, big losses. Now that many are once again opening
their doors, its time to help them bounce back
and take a load off at the same time.
For the second year, Northports Business Development
Committee is hosting Dine Northport Restaurant Week through
Nov. 11, during which participating restaurants offer a $25
p.p. prix fixe menu including a three-course meal of appetizer,
main course, dessert and coffee.
The goal, organizers said, is to attract new customers to
Northports many eateries as well as Northports
eclectic downtown. Northport Village, already a historical
landmark, has now become one of Long Island's most exciting
and entertaining destinations in recent years, with 17 eateries
offering outdoor dining. With a spectacular location on the
harbor, Northport offers breathtaking views and stunning sunsets.
There are also a wide variety of artisan shops, stylish boutiques,
and Long Island's only year-round actors equity theater,
the John W. Engeman Theater.
Participating restaurants include: Benkei, Bistro 44, Maroni
Cuisine, Napper Tandys, Pumpernickels, The Ritz Café,
Rockin Fish, The Ships Inn, Skippers Pub,
Sweet Mamas, Main Street Café, Intermezzo and
Running at the same time is the annual Long Island Restaurant
Week, a bi-annual event designed to garner positive publicity
and additional business for the region's restaurants. Originally
scheduled to end Nov. 11, it has been extended through Nov.
Restaurants throughout Huntington Township are participating.
They are: from Cold Spring Harbor: Grassos and Harbor
Mist; Commack: Andreas 25, Ciaio Baby, Jacksons,
Perfecto Mundo Latin Fusion Bistro; East Northport: Mascali
Restaurant; Greenlawn: Ruvo; Huntington: Besito, Bistro Cassis,
Black & Blue Seafood Chophouse, Bravo Nader, Legal Sea
Foods, The Clubhouse, Crew, Honu Kitchen & Cocktails,
Jonathans Ristorante, Macs Steakhouse, Osteria
de Nino, Piccolo Mondo, Red, Ting, Tutto Pazzo, Twisted Vine
Cocktails and Cuisine, XO Restaurant & Lounge; and in
Melville: Four Food Studio and Jewel.
Due to Hurricane Sandy and a noreaster expected on Wednesday,
be sure to call ahead to make sure your destination is open
for business and you dont waste gas getting to a closed
For more information, addresses and phone numbers and to see
the menus of each of the participating restaurants, visit
www.dinenorthport.com and www.longislandrestaurantweek.com.