(Huntington, New York, United States) – Neraki Greek Mediterranean Grill, located in Huntington, NY, has bee nominated for the 2017 “Best of Long Island” award that given by the Long Island Press. The restaurant, which is owned by Alex and Olga Moschos, a husband and wife team, has also won other honors. The publication, Digital Journal, has given them rave reviews along with several other media outlets. They also won the, “Best Greek Restaurant on Long Island” award in both 2014 and 2015. Janet Russell, a local television personality, also praises the restaurant saying that the food is high quality and that the restaurant has excellent hospitality. They are also known as an excellent restaurant to visit during Lent, since many of the dishes are Lent-friendly.
They are especially known for serving authentic Greek cuisine. The restaurant has been open for about five years and is located on a busy main street in Huntington. Based on the positive press the restaurant has received and the awards it’s already won, it’s safe to say that the restaurant patrons have chosen a good market for what they have to offer. One thing that its customers love is that the foods that the restaurant serves are traditional.
Guests can order traditional favorites such as Greek sausage, Greek salad, and souvlaki. The traditional desserts, such as baklava, are homemade by Olga Moschos. Favorite menu items among guests include shrimp saganaki and the souvlaki. They also have a good selection of wines to accompany the meals.For the restaurant owners, a big part of their success stems from the quality of the ingredients they use in their food as well as their family recipes. In an inteview, Alex Moschos has said, “It’s all about the quality and freshness. If something on my menu is not up to par, I won’t buy it.”