Celebrate Tacos & Vodka on October 4th at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails

Normally, vodka and tacos have very little in common with one another. As a matter of fact, it seems one of the only occasions that warrant an appearance from both is when tacos and bloody marys are served up on a Sunday Brunch. Aside from this scenario, both of these popular items share a common … Read more

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic heritage month is observed from September 15th to October 15th every year. It’s split between two months due to the significance of the date for many Latin American countries. It marks the Declaration of Independence of Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua, all declaring independence from the Spanish Empire in 1821. The societal … Read more

The Origin of Tres Leches Cake

If you haven’t tried our Tres Leches Cake, you don’t know what you’re missing. It’s a simple dessert, but we craft everything to the utmost quality at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails Bar. We want to delve into the history and development of this traditional Mexican dessert.

What are Micheladas, and Why are They so Popular?

A wise man once asked, “what’s the best thing for a hangover?” The answer is simple; “drinking heavily the night before.” In all seriousness, many people look to a Sunday brunch to alleviate the after-effects of a decadent evening. While bloody marys and mimosas are the go-to options for many, the Michelada may very well … Read more

How to Properly Eat Tacos

At Verde Kitchen, we pride ourselves on our authentic Mexican cuisine and decadent cocktails. The tacos we serve are crafted with care and composed of the finest ingredients. And while you would certainly be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn’t enjoy the occasional taco night, you might be surprised to learn that many people don’t … Read more

¡Buen Provecho! and its Cultural Meaning

There are very few things more valuable than knowing proper restaurant etiquette. While some are more well known than others, such as not talking with your mouth full, keeping your elbows off the table, and being courteous and polite, others are less known to the average person. If you’ve ever visited Verde Kitchen, you’re noticed … Read more

How To Throw the Ultimate Mexican Fiesta

Whether you’re planning the ultimate bash for Cinco de Mayo or you just want to plan a party of epic proportions, there’s no better word than that of fiesta to take the celebrating up a few notches. If you’ve ever stopped in at Verde Kitchen for our authentic Mexican cuisine, then you know how much … Read more

Pairing Mexican Food & Beer

If you’ve ever eaten at an upscale dining establishment, you may have browsed through their wine list. You’ll notice that certain wines are listed as pairing with certain foods better than others. Believe it or not, this is true for just about every type of food and beverage, especially Mexican food. If you’ve ever stopped … Read more

Spice Up Girl’s Night

It’s very easy to get stuck in routines and the same often holds true when going out with friends.  Why not do things differently and see how it goes. After all, variety is said to be the spice of life and we couldn’t agree more. Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is thrilled to provide you below … Read more

Catering with Verde Kitchen

Whether you’re planning an upcoming birthday party, engagement party, baby shower, or any other celebration, we know just how stressful it can be to ensure every detail is perfect.  Here at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails, we know just how important the food is at an event.  You want to wow your guests’ eyes and bellies … Read more

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How to Properly Eat Tacos

At Verde Kitchen, we pride ourselves on our authentic Mexican cuisine and decadent cocktails. The tacos we serve are crafted with care and composed of the finest ingredients. And while you would certainly be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn’t enjoy the occasional taco night, you might be surprised to learn that many people don’t ... Read more

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You can Order Spirits for Carry-Out

When you think of placing an order for carry out, you probably think of ordering food. However, you are not limited to just ordering food from Verde Kitchen & Cocktails during this time. You can order spirits for carry out! The Spirits To Go menu at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails offers a variety of beverages ... Read more

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Enjoy Curbside with Verde Kitchen

Verde Kitchen & Cocktails may not be open for dine-in, but our curbside is open. You can still enjoy your favorite Verde foods for pickup. We are back in action and taking orders. You can also enjoy 15 percent off any curbside pickup order. Not only can you pick up lunch or dinner for yourself ... Read more

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Verde Kitchen Has Been Named One of Long Island’s Top 100 Restaurants by Newsday

Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is proud to announce that we have been named one of Long Island’s Top 100 restaurants by Newsday. Newsday visited many Long Island restaurants and picked their top ten favorite restaurants by category. Verde Kitchen & Cocktails earned a spot on Newsday’s top 10 Latin restaurants for 2018.

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The best Latin restaurants on Long Island

Verde Kitchen has been featured on Newsday’s top 10 Latin restaurants of 2018. Check out the full article here: Full Article

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Jingle Bells by the Bay!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s time for Jingle Bells by the Bay! Hosted by the Bay Shore Restaurant Committee, this seasonal celebration will take place on Sunday, December 17 from noon to 5 p.m. We here at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails are participating in this exciting holiday event and hope to ... Read more

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Verde Holiday Gift Cards

Verde Kitchen and Cocktails, Long Island’s place for authentic Mexican food in Bay Shore, now has Holiday Gift Cards on sale. Here’s how you can fill your favorite stockings or satisfy your best friends:

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November 20: Mexican Revolution Day

November 20 marks the Mexican national public holiday of Revolution Day. This is a celebration of the anniversary when the revolution began to depose President Porfirio Diaz who had been president in 1876, from 1877 to 1880, and finally from 1884 to 1911.

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Long Island Restaurant Week Oct 29th– Nov 5th 2017

Long Island Restaurant Week Oct 29th – Nov 5th 2017

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History of Day of the Dead: Día de los Muertos

Day of the Dead is an exciting Mexican holiday that is celebrated on November 1 and 2. The holiday is usually celebrated in central and southern Mexico during this time, and honors and celebrates the dead.

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