24-25 Steinway St.
Long Island City, NY 11103
Best Of
Sabry's +

Tara Engberg


  • Daily 12pm-11:30pm
  • $; $$
  • Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • No Alcohol
  • No Parking, Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Some of the best octopus is found at Egyptian seafood specialist Sabry's. The tentacled creature arrives chewy and charcoal-blackened and spritzed with olive oil and lemon juice, dusted with an herb mixture finer than desert sand, and with swatches of the creature's head in the mix, delicate and orange.

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