Female friendships deserve to be celebrated, and February 13th is the perfect opportunity to do just that. Over the past few years, this date has become known as Galentine's Day. Celebrating is easy: Grab your girlfriends, dress up, and go out for a nice brunch together, perhaps with a few drinks. Our real estate agents can recommend some great spots to celebrate Galentine's Day on Long Island.
- Rustic Root: 7927 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY 11797
Rustic Root is a chic, tavern-style restaurant that serves an incredible, hearty brunch on the weekends. There's truly something for everyone on the menu. If any of your gals are vegetarian, the Roasted Beets are an excellent choice. They come topped with candied pistachios, feta cheese, and mandarin oranges. You can't go wrong with the Lox and Everything Pizza either.
Rustic Root makes a delicious mimosa, and they have a Bloody Mary on their brunch menu, too. Stop in for Galentine's Day, and then look for some Woodbury homes for sale nearby.
- Morning Rose Cafe: 317 Bedford Ave., Bellmore, NY 11710
Morning Rose Cafe is a lovely place to stop for a Galentine's Day brunch if you're looking at Bellmore homes for sale. The atmosphere will remind you of a warm, New England bed and breakfast. Their brunch menu is extensive with both sweet and savory options.
One favorite here is the Belgian Waffle. The Apple Fritter Waffle is especially tasty. Guests also love the Eggs Benedict and the Roast Pork Omelet, which comes with cherry peppers, sweet potatoes, caramelized onions, and pepper jack cheese.
- Relish: 2 Pulaski Rd., Kings Park, NY 11754
If you're in the area looking at Kings Park homes for sale, then Relish is just minutes away. This retro-style diner will make you and your girls feel like you've stepped back in time.
The menu at Relish features a long list of breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, French toast, and Eggs Benedict. The Strawberries and Cream Waffles are a perfect choice if you're craving something sweet.
- Cafe Havana: 944 W. Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY 11787
If you and the girls want to feel like you're on vacation on a warm island, then Cafe Havana is the perfect option for Galentine's Day brunch. The dining area is decorated with palm trees and other beachy decor.
Cafe Havana's breakfast features all sorts of classics, from Avocado Toast to Huevos Rancheros. The Cuban Breakfast Bowl, featuring eggs, corn fritters, and chicken apple sausage, is also incredible. Don't forget to venture out and look at a few Smithtown homes for sale while you're in the area.
- Swing the Teapot: 6 Verbena Ave., Floral Park, NY 11001
Swing the Teapot is a cozy, Irish bakery and cafe, serving all sorts of warm drinks and treats. They have a good selection of green, white, oolong, and herbal teas. Pair your tea with a scone or muffin for a light brunch. Or, explore the long list of omelets, wraps, and sandwiches if you'd like something more filling.
Swing the Teapot also has an on-site bakery, where you can purchase some additional treats to take home. There are plenty of Floral Park homes for sale nearby, so plan on making a day of it.
Galentine's Day is a lovely reason to get together with your girlfriends. Maybe this will be the first of many brunches you enjoy together! Contact us if you're still looking for homes for sale on Long Island. Our real estate agents would be happy to help.