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Benny's Ristorante

Crispy duck breast with pan jus and risotto

Crispy duck breast with pan jus and risotto at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

In its 26th year, Benny's in Westbury is still doing exceedingly well. It earned four stars in 1995 and deserves them today, too.

Benny's in Westbury. (March 26, 2013)
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Benny's in Westbury. (March 26, 2013)

Benny's comfortable dining area has a lived-in feel.
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Benny's comfortable dining area has a lived-in feel. Fans might say it has developed a patina, in yellow-gold with green accents. (March 23, 2013)

The comfortable dining area has a lived-in feel.
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

The comfortable dining area has a lived-in feel. Fans might say it has developed a patina, in yellow-gold with green accents. (March 23, 2013)

Benny's in Westbury features an intimate dining room
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Benny's in Westbury features an intimate dining room that accommodates small and large parties, as well as a small bar for waiting parties. (March 23, 2013)

Jose Sorto has been executive chef at Benny's
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Jose Sorto has been executive chef at Benny's for three years and has cooked for more than 20 years. (March 23, 2013)

An appetizer of grilled sausage and broccoli rabe
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

An appetizer of grilled sausage and broccoli rabe at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

An eggplant rollatini appetizer at Benny's Ristorante in
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

An eggplant rollatini appetizer at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

Clams casino at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Clams casino at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 26, 2013)

Airy gnocchi accompany a savory, tender, zeppelin-size beef
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Airy gnocchi accompany a savory, tender, zeppelin-size beef braciola in brown sauce at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

Veal Sorrentina, a breaded veal cutlet topped with
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Veal Sorrentina, a breaded veal cutlet topped with prosciutto and mozzarella at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

Fettucini carbonara at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Fettucini carbonara at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

Tri-color pasta with arugula, radicchio and endive at
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Tri-color pasta with arugula, radicchio and endive at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

A braised veal shank served with pan jus
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

A braised veal shank served with pan jus and risotto at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

Rigatoni alla Pugliese, rigatoni with broccoli rabe and
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Rigatoni alla Pugliese, rigatoni with broccoli rabe and sweet sausage at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

Apple pie, topped with ice cream at Benny's
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Apple pie, topped with ice cream at Benny's Ristorante in Westbury. (March 23, 2013)

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