From the oatmeal menu at Empress Diner in East Meadow comes this version with bananas, strawberries and blueberries in July 2014. (Credit: Newsday / Joan Reminick)
A good bowl of oatmeal can make your morning. And it doesn’t have to be a winter morning, as I found out on a recent visit to the Empress Diner in East Meadow, which now has a roster of 21 oatmeal varieties.
“We’re trying to promote healthy eating,” said co-owner Mike Panagatos, who added that the jumbo bowl of cereal is also available in a smaller size. You just have to know to ask.
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