Brunello Italian Kitchen is located at 1945 Deer Park Avenue in Deer Park. The restaurant is owned by Chef Domenick Maresca and Vincent Palmieri. Domenick tells us he has been cooking since he was a kid. It is a passion that has been with him forever. He tells us they chose the moniker Brunello, because it is a bold name and is also the name of a popular Italian wine. The restaurant is family friendly, featuring comfort food, and is also a great place for a date night. What really sets Brunello apart from other Italian eateries is Chef Domenick. His creativity and discerning palate create flavors in entrees you will find nowhere else. Start your meal with the Prosciutto Wrapped Mozzarella, with pan seared prosciutto and mozzarella, with vine ripe tomatoes and balsamic glaze. Another choice is the Olive Caponata, with black and green olives, oven roasted tomatoes, roasted garlic and olive oil, on ciabatta bread. The signature salad is the Brunello Chopped Salad, with Italian olives, celery, onions, salami, sopressata, provolone cheese, artisan blend field greens, and white balsamic vinaigrette. A must try entree is the Braised Short Ribs, containing oven braised, fork tender, boneless short ribs au jus, served over a bed of cauliflower mash and braised carrots. Another recommendation is the Branzino Oreganata, with lemon garlic pinot grigio wine and oreganata flavored breadcrumbs. For pasta lovers, try the Train Wreck Lasagna, featuring fresh handmade pasta, beef ragu, crumbled fennel sausage, ricotta and mozzarella. Brunello Italian Kitchen has full bar with many specialty drinks and a great choice of wines. They do take-out and catering. The restaurant is great for groups and takes reservations. Easy parking can be found on the street or in their lot. If you are looking for a great Italian meal while in Deer Park, stop in and see Chef Domenick at Brunello Italian Kitchen.
1945 Deer Park Ave
Deer Park, NY 11729