Don Ricardo’s closes after 30 years in Babylon Village

Ricardo Benavides was waiting tables. Monica was bartending. It was Long Island in the 1980s, and the future husband and wife met at a Meson Ole! in East Islip. Soon they would embark on their own Mexican food endeavor in Babylon Village, taking over an old beauty parlor and opening Don Ricardo’s in 1989. Now, … Continue reading Don Ricardo’s closes after 30 years in Babylon Village