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10 Waterfront Restaurants on the South Shore of Long Island

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You don't have to drive to the Hamptons to enjoy waterfront restaurants. We're lucky to have fabulous waterfront options across Long Island's South Shore. Not only amazing food but the WOW views will make the experience even more special. Cheers to coastal living and Summer dining!

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1. Jordan’s Lobster Farms, Island Park

Jordan’s offers premier seafood year round. Check out the waterfront outdoor patio for fresh seafood and beautiful views.

Tip: Cater your holidays and other special events with the take out menu

Address: 1 Pettit Place, Island Park
P. (516) 889-3314

2. The Buoy Bar, Point Lookout

Buoy Bar located on Reynold’s Channel in the quaint town of Point Lookout, NY. The Buoy Bar offers waterfront dining and drinks with excellent sunset views from the outdoor dock.  Enjoy this seafood restaurant for lunch and dinner throughout the summer season. 

Tip: Dock your boat for free until 6pm for waterside lunch or drinks

Address: 72 Bayside Drive, Point Lookout
P. (516) 432-3975

3. Atlantica at the Allegria Hotel, Long Beach

Right off of the Long Beach boardwalk, Atlantica has an oceanfront view with gourmet cuisine. Diners can see large ships at anchor, the surf breaking on the beach a amazing sunset views.

Tip: Brunch is offered every Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 3pm

Address: 80 W Broadway, Long Beach, NY 11561
P. (516) 992-3730

4. Nautical Mile, Freeport

We couldn't pick just one - the Nautical Mile has so many restaurants to offer. So go on ahead and work your way down the mile. 

5. Salt on the Water, Merrick

SALT is a waterfront restaurant in the heart of Nassau County which pairs new American cuisine with fresh seasonal cocktails in a casual waterfront atmosphere. Come by car or boat to enjoy awesome food with great sunset views.

TIP: Stop by for Brunch on Sundays and Happy Hour weekdays

Address: 3100 Whaleneck Drive Merrick
P. (516) 442-7470

6. Anchor Down Dockside

Anchor Down is canal front restaurant with casual dining. Come by car or boat and enjoy seafood, chops, steaks and more. 

Address: 2479 Adler Court, Seaford
P. 917- 593-3425

7. Tres Palms, Babylon

Tres Palms offers waterfront dining with amazing views. Signature dishes include seafood specials, and American style entrees.

TIP: Happy Hour Tues-Fri 3-6pm
Address:  16 East Court, Babylon
P. (516) 785-2390

8. Flynn's, Fire Island

Flynn’s Fire Island restaurant and night club offers beautiful waterfront dinning, live music and happy hour!

Tip: Flynn’s is not accessible by car!
Located: BY BOAT - Lat = West 73.8247 degrees & Lon = 39.004 OR Fire Island Ferry
P. (631) 583-5000

9. The Oar Steak & Seafood Grille, Patchogue

The Oar is an experience you can’t miss. No matter what you order on our menu, you can count on beautiful plating and a meal cooked to perfection. When you join us for dinner, every day of the week we’ll have a new special, so you’ll always have a new entrée to add to your list of favorites. From our Lobster Fest special on Mondays, Dock to Table special Tuesdays and our Seafood Paella specials on Wednesdays – there are countless options for anyone craving a little steak or seafood to add to their dinner. Take a peek at our menu and join us at The Oar for a fantastic dinner with us!

Address: 264 West Ave Patchogue, NY 11772
P. 631-654-8266

10. The Lakehouse, Bay Shore

An ideal destination for personal and corporate events, The LakeHouse is a versatile venue that is easily customized for a small group, any crowd or occasion. The Lakehouse is the perfect setting to host your special event on our breathtaking deck overlooking the Great South Bay or join us in our well-appointed dining rooms for an intimate night or elegant affair.

Address: 135 Maple Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706
P. 631.666.0995

11. Smuggler Jacks, Massapequa

Smuggler Jack's Massapequa 

Address: 157 Forest Ave, Massapequa, NY 11758
P. 516-798-6000

12. The Boatyard, Tobay Beach

The Boatyard is your next spot to spend the summer at Tobay Beach! We open at 4pm on Monday through Friday and at 12pm on Saturday and Sunday! We'll have live music 7 days a week with some of the biggest bands on Long Island stopping by every weekend. At The Boatyard, we feature five separate food locations inside including a taco bar, raw bar, pizza bar, salad bar and an American Bistro! Whether you're dining with us or hitting the dance floor, you're guaranteed to have a wonderful time at The Boatyard!

Address: 1 Ocean Parkway, Massapequa
P. 516.324.8474

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