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Borrelli's Italian Restruaunt

Hempstead Tpk., East Meadow, NY 11554
+1 516-794-0190
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good17%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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Hempstead Tpk., East Meadow, NY 11554
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

the food here is wonderful and the staff is so friendly. had salad and pizza -- salad was fresh and tasty, and the pizza was very good!

Thank Elisabeth C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had fried calamari with hot cherry peppers sauce..TERRIBLE ! If people think this is fine dining ..PLEASE !!!..We have not been there in many years , now I remember why..The pizza was good ..we had extra cheese which I think made it a little salty...More

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK in a pinch, but when I think Italian Borrelli's doesn't come to mind. I've been there 3 times for private parties and the food was consistently ok, nothing special just ok.

Thank Billy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While it may be a monument of East Meadow I did not find the restaurant so impressive. The food is standard southern Italy food. Greasy and very saucy. Enjoy as you wish.

Thank Allen L
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We had a large party of 12 for our son's college graduation. The food was excellent and the service was on point. There were several other families celebrating also. We never waited long and the staff were friendly and very helpful! Highly recommend this for...More

Thank Pinnacle S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My wife would come to this place when she was growing up. And when we moved back to NY she had to go and see how it was doing. The restaurant is very large and has a nice small bar. Everyone raves about the pizza...More

1  Thank richardbL6837CD
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We went to Borrelli's on the way home from a bus trip to Sagamore Hill. There were 26 people in our group and staff was friendly and efficient. The food though was just adequate. The pasta came out cold and gravy on the eggplant was...More

Thank ckatmomi
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This place may have had good food and good service in their hay day but now the food quality is awful and the service terrible. There isn't much you can do to ruin chicken parm but they found a way.

1  Thank drummer1220
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went there for a birthday party with 17 people. The service was good, the food not so much. The meatballs were cold. The stuffed shrimp had no taste. I asked for angel hair pasta, I was told they ran out!!! The bathroom was a whole...More

Thank galigal629
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Living in Florida I miss true homemade Italian food. This place has been a staple on Long Island since 1957 they know what their doing I had Macacotti and stuffed clams Ill give it a 10 This is the place to go

Thank barkieB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hempstead Tpk., East Meadow, NY 11554
    (Prospect avenue and Bright avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  East Meadow
  • Phone Number: +1 516-794-0190
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