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La Bottega Farmingdale is featuring a $16.95 three-course prix-fixe dinner, available in the restaurants dining room daily from 3 to 6 p.m.
For starters, choose a salad (mixed green or tricolore) or a soup (chicken vegetable or lentil). Then pick one of four pastas: fusilli with mixed vegetables and fresh mozzarella; orecchiette with broccoli rabe, garlic and oil; penne alla Siciliana with eggplant and tomato sauce, and, finally, rigatoni with sausage and peas in tomato-cream sauce. For dessert, you have a choice of either New York cheesecake, carrot cake or flourless chocolate cake.
La Bottega Farmingdale is at 257 Main St., Farmingdale, 516-586-8195, labottegafarmingdale.com.