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LaBussola Restaurant

€€ - €€€Italian
40 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2512
+1 516-671-2100
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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40 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2512
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A restaurant that been around for many years with consistent excellence and a great wine selection Recently attended a 70th birthday party for more than 30 people absolutely excellent service

Thank maureen s
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food another great Glen Cove restaurant. Don’t miss this place incredible food great service as well

Thank Kev1537
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I think it is always on point except this time food took too long to arrive and when it did it was not according to our request! The staff are super friendly and always try to please However I think they must not stop paying...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were at our nephew,s rehearsal dinner. We never saw a check. That said the service was first class. We did not order off the menu. We could have chicken piccata, egg plant Parmesan, or salmon crusted with hazelnuts. Everyone loved their...More

Thank Drocton
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We were here on a night when a lawyer was giving a presentation behind a screen to s group of 20+ people. We could hear her the entire time - so much for ambiance. The service was very slow. The Caesar salad was average although...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Went for lunch and had perfectly cooked Pasta, delicious bread. I also tried the Ceasar Salad, was delicious, atmosphere was very Cozy, and the Service was great. I will be going back for sure!!

Thank JoniPezz
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Service was great. Didn't have to wait long for a table, but I recommend reservations for parties of 4 or more and if you want a seat outside (in warm weather!). Food was delicious and presentation was terrific as well.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant with fine Italian dining . Great place to meet with friends and have an Italian experience

Thank sturno
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I go there wanted a while. The food is very good Italian but it's quite pricey. We considered doing a christening there but they wanted almost of a price. As far as quality and food A+ but with the pricing for C.

Thank P3265NZjeremym
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We live in Sea Cliff and, like most, have our favorites among the MANY Italian restaurants in the area. As a result, It took us a while to try La Bussola. I am glad that we did - no surprises here, but the classics are...More

Thank Stephenie63
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23 July 2016|
Response from RobbyleeD | Reviewed this property |
Why would you want to go here? Well past its prime. If you're going to Glen Cove, definitely try La Ginestra on Forest Ave, which is far superior! As for directions to either place, I suggest using Google maps, Waze or one... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
14:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2512
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Glen Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 516-671-2100
  • E-mail
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