Latin American cuisine is just as one would imagine it to be: delicious and savory, with a spicy little kick in every bite, and heavily influenced by corn-based foods like tortillas, along with beans, rice, salsas and a wide variety of meats. But what is the best Latin American restaurant on Long Island?
Long Islanders voted El Matador the Best Latin American Restaurant on Long Island in the 2023 Bethpage Best of Long Island contest!
El Matador Restaurant is family owned and operated; we have created a beautiful environment and atmosphere for our guests to make their new home. With a wonderful staff and exquisite menu El Matador Restaurant is the best place to come together with family and friends to enjoy great food.
Executive Chef and Owner Juan Alvarado and Co Owner Emily Alvarado pride themselves in giving every guest the freshest ingredients, spectacular service, and creative cocktails. Executive Chef and Owner Juan Alvarado has 30+ years in the culinary world. He has created a menu that is surrounded by homemade sauces, made to order dishes, and hand cut meats and fish; to taste home cooking in every bite.
El Matador is located at 680 Route 112 in Patchogue. It can be reached at 631-569-5082 or elmatadorpatchogue.com
To find all the other 2023 Bethpage Best of Long Island contest winners, visit bestoflongisland.com, where you can also vote for your favorite businesses and people in the 2024 contest starting Oct. 1!