Luckily, we have a great many Italian restaurants all across Long island and many of them feature daily pasta specials. But, there is one night of the week where we throw caution to the wind and head out to our favorite local eatery for Pasta Night. Whether you like to stuff yourself with spaghetti or you roll with rigatoni, the five places below will satisfy your appetite.
Amici - On Tuesdays they feature an all-you-can-eat pasta buffet ($17.95). Location: 304 Route 25A, Mount Sinai, (631) 473-2400.
Medford Pasteria - Mondays and Tuesdays are pasta night. They give you a choice of pasta, salad, coffee, tea, soda, and wine. ($16.95). Location: 3209 Horseblock Road, Medford, (631) 758-5252.
Gino’s of Lindenhurst - All day Monday and Tuesday they have a pasta special that includes a whole menu of pastas with homemade bread, choice of salad, coffee or tea, and cheesecake. Location: 740 Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst, (631) 225-1555.
Mama's - Monday pasta specials with a choice of pasta dishes, salad, garlic knots, NY style cheesecake, and coffee or tea. ($16.95) Location: 922 Montauk Hwy, Copiague, (631) 842-9889.