If you love tequila, get ready for National Tequila Day. Spend July 24 with Verde Kitchen. Tequila has a long history, but before there was tequila there was pulque. Pulque was also made with agave, but this beverage was milky and frothy in texture and consistency. Indigenous Mexican tribes would harvest and ferment agave to […]
Mojitos are refreshing, light cocktails that are a favorite of many. If you enjoy the minty flavors of mojitos, get ready for National Mojito Day on July 11. Grab a mojito during happy hour at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. Mojitos are traditionally made with white rum, lime juice, sugar, mint, and sparkling water. This light […]
Looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift for your dad? How about brunch? Treat dad to Verde Kitchen & Cocktails this Father’s Day! Many people are under the impression that Father’s Day is a modern holiday. Actually, Father’s Day has roots dating all the way back to medieval Europe. During this time, Catholics dedicated a […]
Mezcal is quickly gaining popularity in American bars all across the country. While both of these spirits from Mexico are made from agave, that’s about all they have in common. Here are a few of the key distinctions between these two alcohols: All Tequila May Be Mezcal; Not All Mezcal Is Tequila Tequila is a […]
Mexican food is flavorful and satisfying. To make your Mexican meal even better, consider pairing your food with cocktails. These are the cocktails to pair with your Mexican cuisine: Whether you’re enjoying a taco, Oaxacan burger, or chips and guacamole, gin and tonic is a delicious pairing. A lot of Mexican cuisines is spicy, and […]
Cinco de Mayo is not a holiday that is celebrated throughout Mexico, but it is a great holiday to celebrate the people and the culture of Mexico. If you aren’t sure what Cinco de Mayo is, or how to celebrate, we have some ideas. Information on Cinco de Mayo Cinco de Mayo is a holiday […]
Who doesn’t love margaritas? If you want to sip on some delicious margaritas for a discounted price, come to Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. You can enjoy fresh margaritas during our happy hour! At Verde, our happy hour is Monday through Friday from 3 to 7 p.m. Our specials include $6 all-natural margaritas and $7 select […]
This Spring, reduce your stress and let Verde Kitchen cater your event. Having your event catered means you don’t have to spend your time in the kitchen preparing meals for your guests. Instead, you can host your event and mingle with your guests. Whether you’re hosting a professional banquet or a casual family event, Verde […]
People come from far and wide for Verde Kitchen’s fish tacos because they are the best on Long Island. Though our loyal customers keep coming back for the flavor, they are also reaping in a boatload of health benefits from the fish we serve. Read on to learn how our delicious fish tacos can help […]
Sunday brunch is always a treat. Whether you enjoy breakfast food, lunch food, or a combination of the two, brunch is the perfect way to start off your Sunday. Try the Verde Kitchen & Cocktails Sunday Brunch in Bay Shore! At Verde, we serve Sunday brunch every Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. Our Sunday […]
The margarita is one of America’s favorite cocktails. Margaritas are a blend of triple sec, tequila, and lime juice. If you’re a lover of margaritas, get excited for National Margarita Day. National Margarita Day is an unofficial holiday celebrated on February 22. There’s some dispute as to who invented the margarita, but many believe it […]
Where is the best place to grab a bite to eat in Long Island you may ask? The answer is Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. Our restaurant is known for mouth-watering food and finely crafted drinks that are sure to please even the pickiest eater. Whether you’re in the mood for some starters, tacos, an entire […]
Who doesn’t love Taco Tuesday? Taco Tuesdays are typically weekly restaurant specials where people can get discounts on tacos. If you’ve ever wondered about the history of Taco Tuesday, keep reading. Taco Tuesday was trademarked back in 1989 by Taco John’s, one of the largest Mexican restaurant chains in the U.S. Even though restaurants across […]
Happy hour is simply the best. When you visit your favorite restaurant for happy hour, you can enjoy discounted food and drinks. Happy hour is a great excuse to visit Verde Kitchen & Cocktails with friends or family. Come enjoy happy hour with us! Happy hour at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is back. Our happy […]
During this holiday season, consider shopping locally. When you shop with local businesses, you are helping support individuals in your area. You are also contributing to your own community. Support your local restaurants this holiday season. Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is one of the best places to enjoy authentic Mexican cuisine in the Bay Shore […]
Now more than ever, it is important to follow etiquette and procedures for seating at your favorite restaurant during the pandemic. If you aren’t sure how to make reservations properly during the pandemic era, we have some suggestions to put your best foot forward. How to Do Reservations Properly First, if you need to make […]
Heading out for a bite to eat at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails? It’s no secret that cocktails and tacos pair well together. Keep reading to learn about the best cocktails to pair with tacos. Beer isn’t exactly a cocktail, but it pairs perfectly with tacos. Lager is a great go-to type of beer to pair […]
Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a traditional Mexican holiday celebrated on November 1 and 2. On this day, it is believed that the souls of the dead return to their graves to visit their living loved ones. People with deceased friends or family visit cemeteries with gifts, such as their […]
Hosting an event can be stressful. A lot goes into hosting the perfect party. One element of your event you don’t want to get wrong is the food. Instead of spending hours in the kitchen trying to prepare a delicious spread for your guests, opt for catering. You can trust a professional team of caterers […]
National Taco Day is October 4. Tacos are a crowd-pleaser. Everybody loves tacos because tacos are customizable. You can put steak, shrimp, rice, vegetables, and so much more in a taco. Whatever flavors you are craving, a taco can satisfy your hunger. Anthropologist and historian Arturo Warman was cited saying that Aztecs and Mayans produced […]
Everybody loves guacamole! This tasty green blend is an outstanding dip or topping. The main ingredient of guacamole is avocado. In addition to avocados, guacamole can include onion, garlic, cilantro, tomato, cumin, and even pre-made salsa. Originally, guacamole was served with tortilla chips, but you can also eat guacamole with celery, carrot sticks, and corn […]
Mexican Independence Day is September 16. Despite popular belief, Cinco de Mayo is not Mexican Independence Day. This September 16, celebrate Mexico’s declaration of independence from Spain. Mexico was ruled by the Spanish for 300 years. On April 21, 1519, Spanish commander Hernan Cortes arrived on the Mexican coast. Cortes and his soldiers raided the […]
Hungry? Enjoy the best restaurant in Long Island! Check out what Verde Kitchen & Cocktails has to offer. At Verde Kitchen & Cocktails, we serve up mouth-watering authentic Mexican cuisine. Start your meal with some traditional guacamole, made with onion, tomato, lime, and avocado leaf. If you’d rather share salsa with friends or family, you […]
If you’ve ever dined at a Mexican restaurant and ordered off the drink menu, you’ve probably noticed tequila and mezcal on the menu. Many people are unsure of the difference between these two Mexican spirits. Learn about tequila vs. mezcal by continuing on. Both tequila and mezcal are popular beverages in the United States. In […]
National Tequila Day is July 24! Tequila is a tasty liquor on its own or in a cocktail. No matter how you like your tequila, consider spending National Tequila Day with Verde Kitchen & Cocktails! Tequila is made from blue agave, which is harvested and fermented in Mexico. The history of tequila dates all the […]
Everybody loves tacos! What better way to spend your Tuesday than eating tacos from Verde Kitchen & Cocktails? Keep reading to learn more about Taco Tuesday with Verde. On Taco Tuesday at Verde, you can enjoy delicious food and excellent discounts. Our tacos are 25 percent off on Tuesdays. To wash down your tacos, we […]
Father’s Day is on its way. If you want to treat your dad this Father’s Day, consider a Verde Kitchen & Cocktails gift card. At Verde, we are known for our delicious Mexican cuisine and tasty cocktails. We are offering Verde Kitchen gift cards ranging from $25 to $200. When purchasing online, please allow 24 […]
Hungry? Order take out with Verde Kitchen in Bay Shore! Our extensive take out menu features delicious starters, dinner specials, and even cocktails. At Verde Kitchen, we are open daily for curbside pickup. Our hours are 3 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon to 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. If you are […]
Mother’s Day is a day all about mom. This Mother’s Day, you can treat your mom to her favorite restaurant food. Just because you can’t dine in with your mother doesn’t mean you can’t order her favorite dishes and drinks. Treat mom with take out or delivery from Verde Kitchen and Cocktails this Mother’s Day! […]
This Cinco de Mayo, celebrate with Verde Kitchen & Cocktails! We are offering pick up and delivery services so you can bring the party home. To learn more about Cinco de Mayo and our menu options, keep reading. Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday celebrated every May 5. In 1862, Mexico and France were […]
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 […]
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 […]
Sunday brunch is a fun way to catch up with friends and family. Sunday brunch is also a great excuse to dine on some delicious food and drinks. Brunch with us on Sunday at Verde Kitchen and Cocktails! Our Sunday brunch takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. When you visit us on Sundays […]
Here at Verde, food is taken seriously. When first setting out on our journey, we traveled up and down Mexico to find the best cuisine and the finest ingredients. From the shores of the Pacific to the southern hills of the Sierra Madre in Oaxaca, we gathered the best and brought it back to share […]
Ever had a margarita? How did it taste? Did your tongue register the different flavors of lime, orange liqueur, and tequila – and did you faintly taste the saltiness on the rim of the glass? How do you like your Margarita – without ice, blended with ice or jiggled with ice? We know how we […]
Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is Bay Shore’s premier destination for authentic Oaxacan-inspired dishes and expertly crafted cocktails. Featuring delectable treats such as chicken flautas stuffed with roasted chicken, potatoes and caramelized onion rolled in a lightly fried corn tortilla, to daily specials such as fresh ceviche del dia, Verde has only the freshest and most […]
Verde Kitchen and Cocktails in Bay Shore offers authentic Mexican cuisine in a stunning greenhouse-style environment. We offer an extensive food menu, specialty cocktails, brunch, and a delicious dessert menu. If you live in the area or are visiting to experience Long Island Restaurant Week and want a change of pace from those participating restaurants, […]
There is no better way to experience the full flavor and nuance of available spirits than sitting back and enjoying a cocktail flight arranged for you by our experts here at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. Featuring a masterful selection of combinations, each of our flights is an expression of the culture we embrace with our […]
The holidays are right around the corner and everyone here at Verde Kitchen Cocktails Bay Shore can’t wait to celebrate! From caroling to baking cookies and wrapping presents, the magic is in the air! We have an upcoming event that will get everyone in the holiday spirit, get the rest of your gifts taken care […]
Mexican Revolution Day is a national public holiday that celebrates the historical end of a 10-year revolution in Mexico. This revolution began in 1910, with the goal to remove dictator Jose de la Crus Porfirio Díaz Mori from power. Every year, Mexican Revolution Day is celebrated on the third Monday in November. The official day […]
The holidays are quickly approaching, which means it’s time to start planning your holiday parties. Whether you’re hosting a family Christmas party or the office holiday party, consider catering to make things easier. Let Verde Kitchen and Cocktails cater your holiday parties!
Visit Verde Kitchen & Cocktails this Friday and Saturday for lively entertainment and delicious food as we observe a Día de los Muertos celebration. On November 1st and 2nd, we invite you to come dine with us.
National Taco Day is Friday, October 4! What better way to celebrate National Taco Day than grabbing some tacos with friends at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails? To learn more about National Taco Day and our menu at Verde, just keep reading.
Who doesn’t love guacamole?! Guacamole is a delicious dip that pairs perfectly with chips and beer. National Guacamole Day is September 16, so read on to learn eight delicious facts about guacamole to celebrate.
We’re all familiar with American Independence Day, but what about Mexican Independence Day? Believe it or not, Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico’s version of our Fourth of July. Our friends south of the border celebrate their independence from Spain every year on September 16.
At Verde Kitchen & Cocktails, we offer on-premise and off-premise catering. No matter the event, our catering is ideal! To learn more about Verde Kitchen & Cocktails catering, just continue reading this blog post.
Brunch is very popular in the U.S., and it may seem like a tradition that was invented here. But, it’s not; it is attributed to an Englishman, Guy Beringer, in the late 19th century. And its purpose was to help people recuperate from a hangover. Thus, the seemingly peculiar mixture of foods, including dessert, and […]
Visit Verde Kitchen & Cocktails this Tuesday for plenty of entertainment and delicious food. On Tuesday, July 16, Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is hosting Alive By The Bay and Taco Tuesday! Whether you want to snack on some affordable tacos or dance to some live music, Verde is the place to be this Tuesday.
Summer is here, which means the sun is shining and the temperature is rising. This summer, instead of preparing meals at home in your hot kitchen, head to Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. Make Verde Kitchen your summer food destination!
Who doesn’t love enjoying a margarita during a summer evening? If you want to sip on some delicious margaritas, Verde Kitchen is your margarita destination in Long Island! Learn about our margarita menu by continuing on with this blog post.
Summer is on its way, which means it’s time for summer parties, weddings, family reunions, and so on. A lot goes into planning a summer party, including the cooking. Instead of spending time in a hot kitchen this summer, spend more time with those you love by letting Verde Kitchen & Cocktails cater your event. […]
Make May a fun one by joining us at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails for Happy Hour! Happy Hour is an excellent way to celebrate the springtime this May. Happy Hour is also an ideal way to save some money, while still delicious food and drinks at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails.
When it comes to tequila and mezcal, it’s all about the agave. But what is agave? You may be wondering what this special ingredient is all about. Learn more about agave by continuing on with our latest blog post!
Are you looking for an excuse to have brunch with your loved ones? Look no further! Spring is in the air – let’s celebrate warm weather and blooming flowers with a Sunday Brunch at Verde Kitchen and Cocktails.
Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner! This Cinco de Mayo, celebrate with Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. At Verde, we will serve delicious food and excellent drink specials that you won’t want to miss. Get ready to enjoy some margaritas this Cinco de Mayo with Verde!
What could be better than Happy Hour and Taco Tuesday? At Verde Kitchen & Cocktails, you can enjoy our discount Happy Hour and our Taco Tuesdays, so make your way to our location for these special meals!
National Margarita Day is February 22, it’s like Cinco De Mayo… but in February! National Margarita Day is the perfect excuse to sip on some drinks with friends, so make sure to join us for margaritas at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails!
Most people have heard of tequila, but have not heard of mezcal. However, tequila is actually a type of mezcal. This liquor is aged, delicious, and comes in a variety of forms. For some mezcal 101, just keep reading!
Have a taste for tacos? Join us at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails! If you have not joined us lately for some tacos, it’s time to revisit us for a snack, some lunch, or some dinner. Tacos are a versatile food option that is great for a quick bite or an entire meal!
Verde Kitchen & Cocktails not only provides great food and service at our Bay Shore NY restaurant, we can also cater your personal or corporate event on or off-site. Our catering menu is extensive, covering the following types of meals:
Happy hour can make any average weekday into a reason to relax, unwind, and have fun with friends or co-workers. Happy hour takes place in the afternoon to the early evening during the weekend and offers plenty of ways to have fun.
Tacos are an extraordinary treat, perfect for all occasions. There are tacos for every taste, every meal, and every celebration. To learn more about why we love tacos, just continue reading this blog post.
Dia de Los Muertos is a Mexican holiday celebrated from October 31 to November 2. This holiday is used as a way for the people of Mexico to honor their loved ones who have passed away. During the celebration, individuals have parades, visit the cemetery, and throw parties. To learn more about Dia de Los […]
Tequila may be a tasty adult beverage perfect for mixing into a margarita or cocktail, but did you know tequila also has many health benefits? Have fun and treat your body right with tequila. Learn more about the benefits of tequila and get excited for Tequila Fest by continuing on with this blog post.
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.
September 16 is Mexican Independence Day. In September of 1810, Mexico gained their independence from Spain. This national holiday celebrates Mexico’s independence and features several cultural practices. Read on to learn more!
There’s something about brunch that makes this meal one of, if not the most enjoyable meal of the week. If you’re a fan of weekend brunch or considering planning a brunch with friends, read on to learn why brunch is the best.
August is National Sandwich Month, which means it’s time to dine on some tasty tortas at Verde Kitchen and Cocktails. Tortas are Mexican sandwiches filled with delicious ingredients, which are must-tries this month. Learn more about National Sandwich Month and our tortas by reading on!
This Tuesday, July 31, celebrate National Avocado Day! The tasty and versatile super fruit is perfect for any meal of the day, either alone, as an appetizer, or as an ingredient in a main dish. Enjoy National Avocado Day at Verde Kitchen and Cocktails!
Start planning your Father’s Day now! Spoil your dad by bringing him and the rest of your family to Verde Kitchen & Cocktails for brunch. Our Sunday brunch has something for everyone, so your dad is sure to enjoy his meal.
Verde Kitchen & Cocktails in Bay Shore can be your favorite destination any time of day, but we love to show off our dinner menu. After 4:00 PM we offer a delicious assortment of Mexican-inspired dishes. After all, our owners and Executive Chef toured the cities and countryside of Mexico to bring you authentic cuisine […]
Mothers deserve the best. As Mother’s Day approaches, make sure you have the perfect day planned for your mom. One way to make Mother’s Day special this year is with brunch at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails! Our Sunday brunch is served every week from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. So, this Mother’s Day, start your […]
May 5 is coming! Here in the US, we celebrate Cinco de Mayo as a day of celebration and good Mexican food. In reality, Cinco de Mayo celebrates the victory of Mexico over the French in 1861. It’s still celebrated in Puebla Mexico as a local event, but we have taken it to a whole […]
Guacamole is near and dear to many hearts, but have you ever wondered the history behind this delicious and delightful dip? If so, this blog post has you covered. Learn more about the history behind guacamole by reading on.
In the mood for some tasty tacos or mouth-watering ceviche? If so, our menu at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails is sure to please your taste buds. Check out further details about our taco and ceviche menu options by reading on!
Every year on March 23, people across the country celebrate National Chip and Dip Day. This annual favorite holiday is a perfect excuse to enjoy some crunchy chips and mouth-watering dips. Chips and dip are a popular appetizer and party food, so make March 23 a delicious day! Celebrate National Chip and Dip Day this […]
Celebrate National Margarita Day with the best happy hour in the business! This fun holiday is the perfect excuse to sip on a delicious drink and enjoy a tasty meal at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. National Margarita Day is Thursday, February 22, so check out this blog post to see what specials we will have […]
Valentine’s Day is coming on February 14, and it’s a perfect time for you and your special someone to come celebrate at Verde Kitchen and Cocktails. Although many just consider Valentine’s Day a commercial holiday (bah humbug!) it actually has a long history based in legend and lore.
The South Shore Shakedown Cocktail Competition is coming soon. This friendly competition is sure to be fun and delicious. Verde Kitchen & Cocktails, as well as seven other prominent South Shore bars and restaurants, will participate in this charitable event.
Get ready for Bay Shore Restaurant Week! Hosted by the Bay Shore Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Committee, Restaurant Week will take place from Tuesday, January 16 to Tuesday, January 23. During this time we here at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails are offering tremendous and tasty specials you don’t want to miss.
Throwing a New Year’s Eve dinner party is one thing, and trying to make dinner plans for New Year’s Eve is another. Both are frustrating, difficult, and fail to meet your expectations. Nobody likes a New Year’s Eve that leaves you feeling stressed, annoyed, or frustrated.