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Besito me mucho

Besito, the stellar Mexican restaurant with branches in Huntington and Roslyn, welcomes Valentine's Day with some heartfelt a la carte dishes. They're available tonight through Monday.

Diners can expect empanadas with sweet plantains and lobster, salsa, fresh cheese and cream  ($14); soft corn tortillas packed with beef and shrimp, baked in a light cream salsa with Chihuahua cheese and pumpkin seeds ($23); a pan-seared tamale of sea bass and crab with green-chile sauce and roasted tomatoes ($27); and "corazon sangrado," or "bleeding heart cake" -- a sponge cake with Mexican chocolate, raspberry puree and whipped cream ($8).

In Huntington, Besito is at 402 New York Ave., 631-549-0100; in Roslyn, at 1516 Old Northern Blvd., 516-484-3001.

Abvoe, Besito in Roslyn.