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Long River

351 Union Blvd, West Islip, NY 11795-3115
+1 631-669-4982
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible36%
18 Jan 2017
“Was better before it became Asian fusion”
11 Jun 2017
“Close to authentic”
Closed Now
All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
351 Union Blvd, West Islip, NY 11795-3115
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years. Yes it has changed but still it provides the closest thing to Chinatown food in Suffolk county. Try the pan fried noodles. Or the Chinatown wonton soup for real wontons not the thick skinned ones you get at...More

Thank stiv l
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Confucius and Lao-Tzu, who lived about 2,500 years ago, are probably the two most influential Chinese thinkers. Confucius proposed a set of rules of good behavior and Lao-Tzu a poetic although paradoxical path to respect the way of nature. Both spoke about food and eating...More

Thank riverplate2015
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I ordered online and it came very quickly - less then 30 minutes. The general Tso's chicken was all white meat and very good.. Highly recommend..

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

What once was a great venue is now a good one. Food is good,staff is friendly but the emphasis on fusion fare killed the usual diners. A good second choice to Chinese restaurants in the area

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome Chinese food. Always busy for take out. They have a nice restaurant to dine in as well. Food is all really good. The dishes do have a lot of sauces on them though. For example, the lomein is very saucy not dry, so it...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Some of the best Chinese food we've come across. We've been patronizing them for many, many years. Home delivery is fast and accurate, the restaurant is nicely decorated and the food never disappoints.

Thank JTB929
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stopped by for dinner and found the dining room neglected, dirty and employees not interested in service. Long River shouldn't have a dining room, since their business reputation is in their take out and delivery service. The dining tables weren't cleaned and had food scraps...More

Thank Seapinesmiserable
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I went in with my son, late on a Saturday night. The dining room was nice, nothing fancy. The waiter was excellent and so was the food. I am surprised at some recent reviews. I had gotten take out a few times and didn't like...More

Thank TheMaskedwriter
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Well Alice started this over in the shopping plaza across the way 30 years or more ago as a little Chinese take out in west islip. She worked hard and made a fortune and through her fortune bought a big house in a upscale west...More

Thank Lant0ni0
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Bring back ALICE, the former owner...PLEASE !! WE were customers at the original Long River by the post office and even when they moved to their new location. For over 30 years... watched Alice's kid grow up there... had no problems getting our food from...More

Thank Richard H
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 Union Blvd, West Islip, NY 11795-3115
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  West Islip
  • Phone Number: +1 631-669-4982
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