Popular Westchester Restaurant serves Italian cuisine with a modern twist
If you are looking for a true southern Italian meal, with vegetables grown in the restaurant’s private garden, then you might want to plan a visit to a popular Westchester restaurant.
Described by the owners as offering Italian cuisine with a modern twist, Lago Ristorante in Harrison has become known for their homemade pasta, daily specials, table meal preps, pizzas and panuozzi, type sandwiches. panini made from charred pizza dough.
The restaurant is also known for its meatballs which can be eaten in a number of ways, including nestling in a bun, in a panuozzi, or swimming over fresh pasta.
Just ask any savvy foodie and they’ll point out the restaurant’s best dishes, with fresh vegetables or one of the many hand-made pasta dishes with veal, seafood or chicken.
A look at reviews online proves the point with a plethora of five-star diners providing rave reviews for the restaurant which opened in 2015.
A signature dish of the restaurant that is prepared at the table is Lago Paparedelle, prepared at the table in a wheel of parmigiana carved with a mushroom and cream sauce.
The Caesar salad is also prepared at the table, as are several other dishes.
Another favorite is the ribs served with a bolognese and gnocchi.
An extensive wine list and experienced waiters make it easy to pair a bottle of wine with your meal.
The ambience of the restaurant itself which is cozy – alfresco dining is available – and the friendly staff are also popular.
So, if your mouth is watering, book or introduce yourself and try your luck for a table.
And, oh, yes, don’t forget to try one of the many desserts available.
The prices are moderate. The restaurant is located at 97 Lake St., in the Silver Lake section of West Harrison.
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