Valentine’s Day is a great time to hire a babysitter and celebrate with your special someone over a nice meal. If you don’t have a sitter, there are some great local family restaurants that are discounting meals for kids, so bring them. Here are some great dining deals around Syosset, with or without kids.
1. Frank’s Steaks (4 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho – 516.338.4595, www.frankssteaks.com)
Deal: Dinner for two for $75.
Enjoy a delicious four course dinner for two including your choice of appetizer, entree, two family style side dishes and share a dessert for two, plus coffee or tea. Reservations are recommended.
Good Through: Sunday through Thursday through the entire month of February.
2. (420 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset – 516.364.2017, www.tovakitchenandwine.com)
Deal: Dinner for two is $75 and includes a free glass of wine.
A sweetheart’s special – four course menu for couples includes your choice of a salad, appetizer, and entrée for each with a dessert to share, plus a complimentary glass of wine. You must make a reservation.
Good Through: Friday (2/11), Saturday (2/12) and Monday (2/14).
3. (19 Ira Road, Syosset – 516.921.5588, www.christianossyosset.com)
Deal: $25.95 per person
Bring your Valentine to the spot Billy Joel sings about! Hear a live jazz band while you enjoy an appetizer, main entrée, dessert and coffee or tea. Reservations are suggested.
Good Through: Valentine’s weekend, Friday through Monday.
4. Laguna Grille (7927 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury – 516.682.8000, www.lagunagrille.com )
Deal: Kids eat free. Up to two kids per table (under 10 years old) can order free from the children’s menu with a minimum purchase of one adult entrée. Kids eat free at Laguna Grill every night, including Valentine’s Day.
Good Through: Every night.
5. Ben’s Deli (7971 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury – 516.496.4236, www.bensdeli.net)
Deal: Kids meals $2.99. Purchase sandwich or entrée at regular price (eat-in only) and select an item from the Kid’s Menu for $2.99.
Good Through: Throughout February 2011.
Amy Platt is a Syosset mom of two kids and the founder of LIParentSource.com, an online resource centralizing information and resources for local families.