In our opinion, Long Island has a great deal to offer when it comes to quality shopping options outside of New York City. There is a great combination here of quality nationwide chains and unique individual stores where you can find all types of items. Some favorites among our staff of Long Island workers compensation lawyers include:


Since the 1950s, Marshalls has had a reputation as one of the best and most affordable department stores in the country. A shopping trip here is an experience, as you never know what types of interesting and unique items you might stumble upon. You can find a variety of fashionable clothing here, along with beautiful home decor items at affordable prices. It’s a great place to go when you’re shopping for gifts, as you can find items for people with all types of tastes and preferences. And when you’re shopping for someone who’s hard to shop for, you can easily find something here for them when you have no idea where to start.

The Gallery at Westbury Plaza

While technically located in Garden City, the Gallery at Westbury Plaza is just a short 5-10 minute drive from East Meadow and well worth the trip. This mall is home to a variety of retailers, so you can easily knock out all of your shopping needs in one trip.

The directory at the Gallery includes:

  • Banana Republic Factory Store
  • Bloomingdale’s
  • Carlo’s Bakery
  • Charming Charlie
  • Chocolate Works
  • The Container Store
  • Famous Footwear
  • Flying Tiger
  • Gap Factory
  • GNC
  • Home Goods
  • Lane Bryant
  • Noodles & Company
  • Nordstrom Rack
  • Old Navy
  • Orvis
  • Paper Source
  • Red Mango
  • Ruby and Jenna
  • S.A. Elite Sports Factory
  • Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th
  • The Shade Store
  • Shake Shack
  • Spuntino Wine Bar & Italian Tapas
  • Starbucks
  • Tocolo Cantina
  • Torrid
  • Trader Joes
  • Ulta Beauty
  • Verizon

Jonny’s Place Barber Shop and Jewelry

While a barber shop and jewelry boutique may seem like an odd combination, it’s actually super convenient. You can stop in here for a fresh cut and shave and pick up a new watch or some new jewelry for yourself, your significant other, or anyone else you’re looking to buy a gift for.

The shop also sells a variety of haircare products, including:

  • Gels
  • Pomades
  • After-shaves
  • Pro-shave
  • Waxes
  • Finishes
  • Beard balms
  • Hold greases
  • Beard foams
  • Hair tonics
  • Grooming tonics
  • Shampoos
  • Conditioners
  • Peel-off masks

Luanne’s Boutique

Luanne’s Boutique is located in Merrick, and only about a 10-minute drive from East Meadow. The trip here is always worth it, as Luanne’s offers a variety of striking and one-of-a-kind jewelry, accessories, clothing, shoes, antiques, and more. When you come here, you can expect to find items that no one else has and items that will attract the attention of all of your family and friends. Just be warned that if you have a self-control problem when you go shopping, you could easily leave here with a much lighter wallet than when you walked in.