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This week's restaurant reviews
Critic Peter M. Gianotti made his way this week to The Basil Leaf Cafe Ristorante in Locust Valley and awarded it two stars. He says the Italian fare put forth by the kitchen is “a competitor with many of its nearby rivals in Glen Cove.'' He calls the pappardelle with sausage ragu and porcini mushroom “husky and assertive.''
For a taste of “Cuba before the revolution,'' mojitos,...