Long Island has a ton of seafood to offer up to the locals and visitors alike. But when you get a craving for mussels, you really should get the Best Mussels on Long Island. The key is finding them. And you helped us with that job, so now we bring you this yearís winners for Best Mussels on Long Island.
Long Islanders Voted Waterzooi in Garden City Best Mussels on Long Island!
850 Franklin Ave., Garden City. 516-877-2177. www.waterzooi.com
With more than a dozen delicious varieties to choose from, Waterzooi has cornered the Moules Pots market. Their signature mussel dish, the Waterzooi, contains smoked salmon and a creamy tarragon champagne broth. Add the fondue and paella varieties and you will find yourself in seafood heaven. Pluck ‘em, fork ‘em, scoop ‘em, eat ‘em, these mussels are ooh-ooh good!
2. Vincent’s Clam Bar
179 Old Country Rd., Carle Place. 516-742-4577. www.vincentsclambar.com
3. Mamma Lombardi’s
400 Furrows Rd., Holbrook. 631-737-0774. www.mammalombardis.com