Within the spirit of Thanksgiving, a restaurant in Port Jefferson gave out free meals to the group.
The Steam Room took a break from its standard seafood choices and served up Turkey dinners from 12 p.m. to five p.m.
The five hundred Thanksgiving meals have been donated by the Dicarlo meals provider, one of many Steam Room’s major meals distributors.
Patrons have been thrilled by their generosity.
“Not everyone has a spot to go to have a pleasant first rate dinner, share and provides thanks. That is good they’ve a spot like this to supply. Hopefully, different eating places might copycat them and do the identical,” mentioned Sonia Fischer of Setauket.
Vinny Ceider, the restaurant’s common supervisor, says they wish to assist their group.
“All of us take issues as a right generally… You need to give a bit of one thing again,” he mentioned. “Whether or not it is simply your time, your monetary donations, a bit of little bit of meals, or a heat, pleasant place for folks to return hang around for a short while.”
All of the leftovers are going to be donated to native meals pantries. Ceider additionally plans to proceed the custom and provides out Thanksgiving meals subsequent 12 months.