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919 Franklin Ave, Garden City, Garden City, NY 11530-2909
+1 516-294-2922
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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New York City, New York
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Excellent food, service and ambiance. One of our favorite go to restaurants. Love the pizza, salads and pasta.

Thank nif22
Hicksville, New York
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186 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very nice place. Very spacious and very clean. was here for a brunch over the weekend. Sangria was off the hook. It was perfect. Maybe had 5 but who's counting. Had a choice of 4 different entries but picked the chicken paninni. it looked like the bread was over cooked, it was hard and very hard to chew. was going... More 

Thank Alfie D
Garden City, New York
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We made a reservation and our table was ready on time. I had the spinach salad which was quite delicious. The specials seemed a bit high priced but overall a nice meal in a lovely setting.

Thank cruhl
New York City, New York
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210 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We discovered Calageros about five years ago when we still lived on Long Island. Even though we're now NYC residents we come back to the Island to see friends. Last time we were there the decor had a nice rustic Italian feel, very much in keeping with the menu. We were taking a friend to dinner on the Island recently... More 

Thank ChinadollRVC
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

First time back in years. Food was excellent and nicely prepared. Staff very inexperienced in proper presentation and service. Same reason I stopped going years ago. Staff needs more teaching.

Thank Vincent T
Mineola, New York
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Good enough eats, just not great. They try to be a little inventive with their selections. I had the Chilean sea bass special. The fish was cooked well, but the spicing was a little bland and didn't seem to work as well as they might have hoped. My wife had the chicken special which she loved. Liked it even better... More 

Thank steve t
South Florida, Florida
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231 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We went to Calagero's restaurant for lunch and the food and service were very good. The swordfish was cooked as requested and they were accommodating to dietary restrictions. We also had the salad with figs, roasted beets and grilled chicken with raspberry vinaigrette, which was a very tasty combination.

Thank Bob F
Garden City, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Have eaten at Calogero's many times. Ron and his staff are warm and friendly. The food is always good. I would recommend .

Thank Mayc45
Hempstead, New York
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This place used to be great, one of my faves, especially in the old location but since they moved to the new larger space it's been all downhill and it culminated in what will be my last ever meal this past Saturday. My gf's mother flew in from out of town so took both of the out for "great Italian... More 

Thank robert R
New York
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239 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

The weather finally warmed and we were eager to dine outside. Glad we found Calagero's! Our appetizers were just average, but we loved our entrees: scallops, shrimp scampi, and chicken parm.

Thank W.H. D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 919 Franklin Ave, Garden City, Garden City, NY 11530-2909
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Garden City
  • Phone Number: +1 516-294-2922

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?