For those of us who have a gluten intolerance, there is no longer a need to suffer because of it. Thankfully, the Best Gluten-Free Menu is actually a really competitive category in the Best Of Long Island competition. So many places have expanded their offerings to include gluten-free items, but who stand out from the pack? We bring you this year’s winners for Best Gluten-Free Menu on Long Island.
Long Islanders Voted Joan’s GF Great Bakes in Freeport Best Gluten Free Menu on Long Island!
1. Joan’s GF Great Bakes
90 E. Merrick Rd., Freeport. 516-804-5600. www.gfgreatbakes.com
What began as a mission to create the tastiest and healthiest gluten-free baked goods for her eldest son—who was diagnosed with Celiac disease—and grandchildren, Joan’s has become the most renowned gluten-free menu on Long Island, according to voters. Joan’s offers more than a dozen scrumptious products, from gluten-free English muffins, bagels, bialys, Italian bread and Sicilian pizza to calzones, double chocolate muffins and crumb cakes. All taste indistinguishable and even better than their wheat-based namesakes—child-tested!
2. The Bare Naked Bakery & Café
2572 Merrick Rd., Bellmore. 516-809-7370. www.barenakedbakery.com
The Bare Naked Bakery is Long Island’s first dedicated gluten-free bakery and cafe and what makes this place so fabulous is that taste is never compromised. Here you can enjoy your favorite desserts in a fresh, delicious, gluten-free form.
3. La Bottega
Multiple Locations. www.labottegagourmet.com
La Bottega is known old-world commitment to unyielding quality, made-to-order freshness and incomparable flavor. Their gluten-free menu is no different. It offers a wide variety of delicious items that will keep you coming back for more!