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LaBussola Restaurant

40 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2512
+1 516-671-2100
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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40 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2512
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were at our nephew,s rehearsal dinner. We never saw a check. That said the service was first class. We did not order off the menu. We could have chicken piccata, egg plant Parmesan, or salmon crusted with hazelnuts. Everyone loved their...More

Thank Drocton
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We were here on a night when a lawyer was giving a presentation behind a screen to s group of 20+ people. We could hear her the entire time - so much for ambiance. The service was very slow. The Caesar salad was average although...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went for lunch and had perfectly cooked Pasta, delicious bread. I also tried the Ceasar Salad, was delicious, atmosphere was very Cozy, and the Service was great. I will be going back for sure!!

Thank JoniPezz
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Service was great. Didn't have to wait long for a table, but I recommend reservations for parties of 4 or more and if you want a seat outside (in warm weather!). Food was delicious and presentation was terrific as well.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant with fine Italian dining . Great place to meet with friends and have an Italian experience

Thank sturno
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I go there wanted a while. The food is very good Italian but it's quite pricey. We considered doing a christening there but they wanted almost of a price. As far as quality and food A+ but with the pricing for C.

Thank P3265NZjeremym
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We live in Sea Cliff and, like most, have our favorites among the MANY Italian restaurants in the area. As a result, It took us a while to try La Bussola. I am glad that we did - no surprises here, but the classics are...More

Thank Stephenie63
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is perfection! Everything you order is amazing with their gnocchi with cream sauce is too die for!

Thank Mslongo
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We frequent La Bussola for the tasty dishes and excellent, friendly service. The dining room is comfortable but we also eat dinner at the bar, David is the best! The over-sized Veal Chop Parm is my favorite, last time I had a taste of my...More

Thank tdoyle8178
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant that was such a nice surprise on a Saturday night. The reception we received was warm and so friendly. We opted to sit outside because of the great weather. A wonderful group of servers could not have been more friendly...More

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22 July 2016|
Response from RobbyleeD | Reviewed this property |
Why would you want to go here? Well past its prime. If you're going to Glen Cove, definitely try La Ginestra on Forest Ave, which is far superior! As for directions to either place, I suggest using Google maps, Waze or one... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
14:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2512
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Glen Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 516-671-2100
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