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199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
+1 516-997-8111
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
199 Post Ave, Westbury, NY 11590-3100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Friday evening with another couple. The owner introduced himnself to us and took up to our seats in a real old world looking dining room. Bread butter and pieces of toasted bread with sauce immediatly appeared. The service was first class...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a step back in time to old world Italian. Claudio who took over for his dad Benny greets you at the door. As he escorts you to your table you pass diners with happy smiles on their faces and you realize that...More

1  Thank marie s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Benny's happily accommodated our party of almost 40 people on a Friday afternoon. We chose a preselected menu. Everyone enjoyed freshly made, delicious and authentic Italian food, served by gracious and helpful staff. The menu was complimented by a lovely Italian Chianti. All of this...More

Thank Regina V
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Been coming here for decades. Benny is still there doing his thing better than ever. Absolutely delicious food, great service, nice ambience, can be romantic, a winner all around.

Thank musicandcakes
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 21 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 9 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 12 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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
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