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Uncle Bacala

2370 Jericho Tpke, Garden City Park, NY 11040-4711
+1 516-739-0505
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cotton candy” (18 reviews)
“pasta dish” (2 reviews)
“tomato bread” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2370 Jericho Tpke, Garden City Park, NY 11040-4711
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On short notice, Uncle Bacala planned a four course luncheon for my county retirees' group. Food was good and abundant. Service was excellent. Group will return and I will probably take my wife for our anniversary. Uncle B. was also very flexible and laid-back about...More

Thank kennyken46
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We order in large Greek salad and gyro platters for the office. It comes with pita and sides. Everyone makes their own lunch. It's our favorite takeout.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place is always hopping. It has a full menu and offers specials for holidays etc. We eat here fairly regularly and recently even used it to host a family bridal shower in a side room. They did a beautiful job with the shower. They...More

Thank Cathy P
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Took a friend out for her birthday for dinner. There were four of us. They have a good menu and also a price fixed menu during the week which is very reasonable with great selections. Food was good and service was very good.

Thank LuLuBelle255
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The food was rather abundant and tasty but the whole experience was ruined by being seated at the tent out back. The place is rather small and contained so to alleviate this problem and use every available space, a tent was erected next to the...More

Thank BenzgalS550
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a busy place but the staff was wonderfully attentive and concerned even as they prepared for several parties. The food was excellent and the portions large. We shared our choices and enjoyed both. The bread and tomato spread were noteworthy too. I don't...More

1  Thank tweedybird26
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great time eating here. Great atmosphere, service and food. In all a great dining experience compared to their competitor across the street.

1  Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 30 March 2017

WE spent my birthday at this restaurant. From start to finish we had a nice meal with great waiters. The children loved the cotton candy at the end of the meal. Our Book Club also had a luncheon here and we were well taken care...More

1  Thank JeanDana
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Pasta, cold drinks, lively atmosphere. One of our favorite places, they take great care of you and you always leave a happy customer

2  Thank TraceLF
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to Uncle Bacalas due to amazing reviews from friends. The place is nice, and the staff was exceptionally good. Salads and desserts were excellent but all 3 of us were disappointed with our entrees. Francese too lemony, Milanese too dry and...More

3  Thank Karyan221
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27 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from tweedybird26 | Reviewed this property |
Cross Island Parkway South to Jamaica Ave/Jericho Turnpike East. Take Jericho Turnpike also known as Jamaica Ave. East about 3 miles. Restaurant is on Jericho Turnpike on right side.
27 May 2017|
Response from ad142017 |
I need travel directions via car to 2370 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City, NY from lower manhattan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2370 Jericho Tpke, Garden City Park, NY 11040-4711
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Garden City Park
  • Phone Number: +1 516-739-0505
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