There’s nothing like a delicious rice pudding. They all seem to be unique and have their own story. Rice pudding can be sweet or creamy or both! Eat it with a hint of cinnamon or with raisins inside, whatever you prefer! Craving this delicious dessert yet?
2022: Long Islanders Voted Joe’s Pizza & Pasta Best Rice Pudding on Long Island!
Joe’s Pizza & Pasta
346 Union Ave, Holbrook
(631) 981-3029 – JoesPizzaNY.com
Some desserts are staples of the dining experience. Ice cream, cake, and pie are just three examples of some of the most common desserts that you’ll see offered at almost any restaurant or diner on Long Island. Rice pudding is another, and though it may not be as well known to people outside of Long Island, it’s beloved among those who’ve experienced it. If you live on Long Island and have never tried rice pudding before, you owe it to yourself to take a trip down to Joe’s Pizza and Pasta in Holbrook and treat yourself to one of the best desserts around. For the Long Islander in the know, Joe’s Pizza and Pasta is the place to go if you’re craving some of the best rice pudding. Creamy, delicious, and authentically Italian, you’ll eat it up in minutes and be left wanting more!
2021: Long Islanders Voted Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding Best Rice Pudding on Long Island!
Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding
(631) 672-7162 – luckylousinc.com
Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding is celebrating their third consecutive year on the Best of LI list, and for good reason: their famous rice pudding is a hit at every family dinner it’s served at. Made with premium American-grown rice, grass-fed milk, and the purest cane sugar on the market, Lucky Lou has taken what used to be a humble cinnamon-dusted dessert and turned it into a show-stopping after-dinner delicacy that has found its way into stores across the island. You can find Lucky Lou’s in a 7-11 or a super market near you, or you can have it delivered directly to your front door through their website. Trust us, you and your dinner guests will not regret it.
2020: Long Islanders Voted Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding Best Rice Pudding on Long Island!
Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding
4603 Middle Country Rd, Calverton
(631) 672-1932 – luckylousinc.com
The perfect bite of a rice pudding dish evokes feelings of warmth, sweetness and comfort. Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding elevates the dessert to a higher level. Their rice pudding is made to perfection and is topped with just enough cinnamon that will make you want to devour it from the cup and skip the utensils. Their rice grains are sourced from farms throughout the United States and the milk comes from grass fed cows so that you can receive the highest quality possible in your dessert. Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding is available in stores throughout Long Island so don’t miss out on the chance to taste the best!
2019: Long Islanders Voted Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding Best Rice Pudding on Long Island!
Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Pudding
4603 Middle County Road, Calverton
(631) 672-1932 – www.luckylousinc.com
Maria & Lucky Lou owned a Luncheonette in Centereach, NY next to Benkert’s Bakery. They sold it in 1998 after the birth of their daughter, Briana. Through the years, friends, family & prior customers would order trays of rice pudding. One day, a friend took the pudding to the local 7-Eleven store where they worked. The owner loved it and began to sell it in his store and introduced them to his business friends. In April of 2016, Maria & Lucky Lou made a decision to go full-time with the production of their pudding business and life’s passions. Lucky Lou’s products are Gluten Free, No-GMO, No Artificial Preservatives, Made with Natural Ingredients and In A Positive Environment. You will see Lucky Lou’s pudding trucks making deliveries from Montauk to Manhattan.
2018: Long Islanders Voted Iavarone Bros. Best Rice Pudding on Long Island
Multiple Locations. 877-423-6637. ibfoods.com
Iavarone Bros. has been chosen for having Long Island’s best Rice Pudding for 2018. Iavarone Bros. offers quality food to Long Island, featuring fresh Italian dishes, including fresh pasta, ravioli, sausage and oils and vinegars. Iavarone’s rice pudding, however, is at a class all on its own. Come try it for yourself and see what all the hype is about at their multiple locations, including New Hyde Park, Wantagh, Maspeth and Woodbury. For more information, call 1-877-IBFOODS (423-6637) or visit ibfoods.com.
2017: Long Islanders Voted Spiro’s Restaurant & Lounge Best Rice Pudding on Long Island
Spiro’s Restaurant & Lounge
4 Patchogue Dr., Rocky Point. 631-744-4100. spiroslounge.com
Spiro’s Restaurant & Lounge doesn’t just make rice pudding; they make the Best Rice Pudding on Long Island! With a massive amount of talent coming from the kitchen, as well as high-quality ingredients and incredible enthusiasm, Spiro’s Restaurant & Lounge knows how to turn a meal into an experience. Every bite gets you closer and closer to dessert heaven, and you will surely plan to come back for more upon your very first bite!
2016: Long Islanders Voted Athenian Greek Taverna Best Rice Pudding on Long Island
Athenian Greek Taverna
2187 Jericho Turnpike, Commack. 631-499-7660. atheniangreektaverna.com
This creamy, fulfilling blend of rice, cinnamon, sugar, eggs and cream is exactly what the doctor ordered! Thick, sweet and gorgeous, it’s obvious Athenian Greek Taverna puts a lil something else in this traditional Rizogalo: love! And it’s contagious. You are guaranteed to fall in love with this amazing dessert upon the first mouthful, as so many Long Islanders have!
2015: Long Islanders Voted Nancy the Cupcake Lady Best Rice Pudding on Long Island!
Nancy the Cupcake Lady
535 Bedford Ave., Bellmore. 516-305-0402. nancythecupcakelady.com
Besides offering more than 20 different flavors of cupcakes on any given day, all baked, frosted and decorated, this extraordinary shop also serves absolutely outstanding rice pudding, the kind that quite simply warms your heart, melts your worries away, and makes you smile. Share this special treat with your family, friends, or simply enjoy for yourself!
National. Kozy Shack Pudding
Kozy Shack prides itself on quality, multi-flavored puddings that hungry customers can pick up at their local supermarkets and enjoy in the comfort of their own homes, at the office, or anywhere else they choose to bring their easily transportable puddin’ packs. Hard to go wrong with a good pack o’ puddin’, Long Island.