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Cafe Formaggio Restaurant

307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-2035
+1 516-333-1718
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-2035
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three friends out for dinner. We ordered off the price fix menus. 3 courses. First course was Caesar salad. Salad was crispy and fresh. Just enough dressing to keep it light. Second was Penne alla Vodka. Pasta was cooked aldente. Sauce was tasty could do...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we had a fantastic waiter named George. He was very knowledgeable about gluten free and helped us make great choices. We will definitely be back. The only thing preventing five stars was the desserts. we did not enjoy the Lemonicello dessert that has a strawberry...More

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

My wife brought me home the sauteed chicken stuffed with cheese and prosciutto. The sauce was extremely salty. Tasted like the salt shaker fell in my food!

Thank sushiguy79
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We were there early, 5PM, on a Saturday. Between the birthday party leaving and the dinner patrons arriving, the noise level was extreme. Service was excellent bordering on overbearing. Menu is extensive, food is excellent, portions are large. Reasonably priced for the offering. The wine...More

Thank Frank N
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The food was good, with large portions. The Bread Basket before the meal was Great. I didn't give it 5 Stars because the Service was very rushed. There was absolutely no need to rush us, in that, half way through are meal there were at...More

Thank chiarfk
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I was on Long Island looking for gluten free restaurant when I found this one online. The meal began with delicious bread and the accouterments seen in the picture. My server was very attentive. I told him I didn't have a place to keep left...More

Thank swim4ever88
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We had an extremely good visit, both the appetisers and the dishes were great. Would highly recommend if you want to have a good itiallian meal and can get there

Thank Shaun K
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I urge you to visit Cafe Formaggio and try you favorite dish. My was CP and you could cut it with a fork. My wife had VCP and it was perfect. It could become your favorite. Worth at least one trip. Good service!

Thank zaydex4
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Food is usually very good. Their stuffed artichoke is amazing!! YUM. Typical Italian food well prepared. Good service.

Thank musicandcakes
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We come here once a year on our return to the UK and stop off in Garden City. We look forward to visiting the place, the food and the waiting team. 6 Stars this time and a large part of that was due to Chris/Christian...More

Thank twickers11
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Noel H
5 March 2016|
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Response from efitzma155 | Reviewed this property |
There is another level (up a few steps), which is semi-private. I believe they can certainly seat 18 people in that space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-2035
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Carle Place
  • Phone Number: +1 516-333-1718
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From the intoxicating aroma of plum tomato, basil and rich Italian cheeses, to the smoky goodness of thin crust personal pizzas, Cafe Formaggio offers a meal to please just about everyone. Specialized in Gluten Free cuisine with the most extensive Gluten Free Menu on Long Island Think of Cafe Formaggio after a morning of nearby shopping and enjoy lunch. Or, pre-order for the office and your meals will be ready when you arrive. Plan ahead for special occasions and treat your party to a delicious celebration, supervised by our courteous servers.
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