If you're out trolling the abundant waters around the East End of Long Island and your stomach starts to growl, you're in luck because around the Hamptons and North Fork, there are a number of restaurants that cater to boaters, who are looking for a great restaurant to pull up to, dock, and enjoy a great meal. Below, we list 9 excellent restaurants to try this summer.
Located at 94 Dune Road in East Quogue, Dockers 180 waterfront seats and two outdoor waterside living rooms to sit and enjoy fresh seafood, steaks and lobsters. The restaurant is open seven days a week for brunch, lunch and dinner. For more information and reservations, call (631) 653-0653.
Sunday's on the Bay
Sunday's on the Bay, located at 369 Dune Road in Hampton Bays offers weekly dinning specials, from two lobster nights to steak night. The restaurant, which offers transient dockage by the hour or day, is open Monday through Sunday. For more information and reservations, call (631) 728-2611.
A popular Hampton Bays location, Rumba, located at 43 Canoe Place Road, features Caribbean cuisine and is open Monday through Friday from noon to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday; noon to 9:00 p.m. on Sundays and from noon to 11:00 p.m. Friday through Saturday. For more information, call (631) 594-3544.
The Coast Grill located at 1109 Noyack Road in Southampton features numerous seafood dishes and is open Monday through Sunday, starting at 5:00 p.m. For more information or to make reservations, call (631) 283-2277.
Dockside, located at 26 Bay Street in Sag Harbor, features American cuisine and is open daily for lunch and dinner. For more information or to make reservations, call (631) 727-7100.
The ever-popular Navy Beach, located at 16 Navy Road in Montauk features seafood and new American cuisine 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. For more information to make reservations, call (631) 668-6868.
Located at 364 W. Lake Drive in Montauk, the hideaway is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week, serving-up Mexican dishes. To make a reservation or for more information, call (631) 668-6592.
Orient by the Sea
If you are heading to the North Fork, dock at Orient by the Sea to enjoy a seafood dish. The restaurant is located at 40200 Main Road in Orient and is open 7 days a week. For more information or to make a reservation, call (631) 323-2424.
Another North Fork favorite is Claudios, located at 111 Main Street in Greenport. The restaurant features outdoor and indoor seating and serves up lots of seafood. For more information or to make reservations, call (631) 477-0627.
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