6. D’Alessandro’s

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D’Alessandro’s in Queens has been open since 1957 and it is clear why they have been in business for over fifty years. With a focus on high quality products and a large selection of sausages, steaks and specialty meats, D’Alessandro’s is the place to go when purchasing items for special occasions, BBQs, regular dinners or even hero sandwiches for lunch. Jim, a butcher at D’Alessandro’s put the porterhouse steak as his favorite item saying, “It’s tasty, tender and as good as any steakhouse.” D’Alessandro’s is located at 46-07 Hollis Court Boulevard in Queens and is open seven days a week.