Talk about a staple of traditional American cuisine—buffalo wings have become the quintessential sports bar food. Originating in 1964 on the western side of the state, buffalo wings are now one of the most popular menu items for restaurants across the country. Whether you're having an outdoor cookout or watching the big game, wings make for the perfect food choice. Who can resist that delicious combination of crispy, deep-fried chicken and spicy sauce paired with a cold beer?
Long Island has no shortage of restaurants serving up great buffalo wings. Below are some recommendations from our real estate agents.
- Drift Inn - 236 E. Main St., East Islip, NY 11730
Nothing goes together quite like a cold beer and an order of hot wings, and you can get both at Drift Inn. Not only does this restaurant serve some of the best wings in Long Island, they have a wide array of flavors. If you're feeling really brave, try the extra hot Hot Carolina Reaper sauce. The Drift Inn often hosts live music on the weekends, and they have a nice outdoor space. It's also conveniently located near some great Commack homes for sale.
- Old City Public House - 200 Portion Rd, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Tuesday night is wing night at Old City Public House, where you'll find some of the best wings in town. Buy 10 wings and get five free all day every Tuesday. Order your wings classic or boneless, and choose from mild, hot, super hot, BBQ, or the famous Jimmy's House Sauce. Pair your wings with a cold beer or delicious cocktail from the bar. On your way home, swing by these nearby Hauppauge homes for sale.
- Spanky's Food Factory - 2458 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City Park, NY 11040
At Spanky's Food Factory, you'll find a menu full of classic American foods, but they're especially well-known for their wings. With both bone-in and boneless as well as nine different flavors, you'll likely want to make more than one trip. Be sure to try the Spanky sauce, which has a sweet chili start with a light spicy kick. After dinner, take a drive by these Hempstead homes for sale.
- NY Flying Wings - 554 Stewart Ave, Bethpage, NY 11714
If you like variety, NY Flying Wings offers 22 unique wing sauces including many that you won't find anywhere else. With flavor names such as Toxic Waste, Cocoa Chili Mango Habanero, and Roasted Butter Garlic, you know you can't go wrong! Order sizes range from individual to party size trays. If you like the area, there are some beautiful Levittown homes for sale nearby.
- Croxley's Ale House - 190 Main St, Farmingdale, NY 11735
If you haven't tried Croxley's World Famous Buffalo Wings or Southern Fried Boneless Wings, you really don't know what you're missing. Unique flavors choices include Red Hot Chili Power, Fighting Irish, and Cry Like A Baby. With several big screen TVs you can enjoy the game inside or kick back and relax on the outdoor patio. Either way, don't miss out on these Farmingdale homes for sale just down the road.
Long Island's food scene is among the best in the country, and it seems like there's always a new restaurant to try. For more local recommendations, contact us.