Updated: Apr 7
The people who recently opened Lota Veco in Northport want you to love what you eat. This all natural restaurant says its creating a movement behind modern organic fresh cuisine with bold flavors.
Their menu is chock full of salads tacos, burritos, and bowls derived from a combination of California and Mexican recipes that they say is made with only natural and sustainable ingredients and proteins that are 100% free of hormones, steroids and antibiotics.
What they tout is a healthy way to dine out in a casual atmosphere serving lunch and dinner. For those familiar with the area Lota Veco is in the old Paradise Pizza spot. They opened in late November.
So far it's been getting all high marks on Yelp. Michael S, of East Northport, gave it five stars saying, “I am not a vegan, but there is something for everyone. I did take out, ordered the Baja Burrito with Chili Lime Shrimp w/o cheese fantastic. Just the right portion.”
“If you like healthy food, if you want vegan or gluten free this is your place,” wrote Karen R, of East Nprthport. “The decor is very light and upbeat, the food is very fresh, healthy and delicious.”
Gina F from Port Jefferson raved about it. “The folks over at #lotaveco (no Instagram page yet!?) are doing something extremely special and refreshing for Long Island tucked away in a strip mall in Northport.” They have since added an Instagram page. Stop in for their soups of the week, their street bowl (Jasmine lime rice, black beans, avocado, street corn, brussels sprouts, vegan crema, sliced jalapeño, and Gluten free), cocktails or hot coffee. Location: 192 Laurel Road, East Northport, (631) 651-9775.