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Long Island restaurants serving great soups

Long Island restaurants serving great soups
Soup isn't just a good way to warm up: It's an occasion for culinary artistry, and these are local masterpieces. Avli (461 Hempstead Tpke, West Hempstead): Avgolemono, a heavenly Greek amalgamation of

, Port Jefferson Station): In addition to a fine, fragrant pho, Saigon Casa makes the great noodle soup from the north Vietnamese city of Hue, bun bo Hue.The noodles for bun bo Hue are, as in pho, made with rice, but they are much thicker — almost as thick as Japanese udon — which suits the soup’s robust character.More info: 631-392-1555 Pine Aire Fish & Deli (140 Pine Aire Dr., Bay Shore): At Pine Aire Fish & Deli, a Salvadoran seafood restaurant adjacent to a fish market, the two-meal-sized sopa de pescado comes with shrimp, a few clams and a whole red snapper in a heady brew, fragrant with cilantro.

Noodles are also available extra-thin, wide and extra wide.com Little Mexico (3253 Horseblock Rd.

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