Fine Dining

Places to Eat

ARBOR        
arbormontauk.com  
No. 240 Fort Pond Road   
631-238-5430
Lunch, Dinner
This Mediterranean sister restaurant to Duryea’s has a casual, chic vibe with outside seating and a spectacular indoor dining room/bar. Fresh seafood, duck, steak, cheeseburgers, tuna sliders, raw oysters, lobster, and homemade pizzas are top notch. Arbor has 16 wines by the glass along with 12 beers on tap and over 50 wines by the bottle.

DURYEA’S LOBSTER DECK
duryealobsters.com
65 Tuthill Road     
631-668-2410
Lunch, Dinner
The views over Fort Pond Bay are superb in this hottest of hot spots. No better sunset. Great dockside dining and outdoor vibe with the yacht set and a classic menu including grilled or steamed lobster, fresh local fish and Duryea’s famous lobster roll, also a Clam Bake, small plates, salads, raw platters, and a kids’ menu. Look for the giant boats.

EAST BY NORTHEAST
eastbynortheast.com
51 Edgemere Road
631-668-2872

Dinner
Sister restaurant of Harvest on Fort Pond and sharing executing chef Jake Williams, ENE is influenced by both the Far East and the Northeast with serious steaks amidst creative, substantial sushi rolls and myriad fresh seafood specialties. Dine al fresco and/or enjoy the classy bar and lounge inside with nice sunset views alongside fort pond, adjacent to the newly renovated Stone Lion Inn.  

GOSMAN’S DOCK RESTAURANT  
gosmans.com
No. 500 Westlake Drive    
631-668-5330
Lunch, Dinner

GOSMAN’S TOPSIDE AND INLET CAFÉ   
gosmans.com
484 Westlake Drive
631-668-2549
Lunch, Dinner
For boat lovers! Great views, seafood, and outside seating right on the water. Gaze at every boat that enters or exits Montauk harbor. The Inlet serves daily specials and prepares sushi with the fish brought right from Gosman’s dock. A picturesque outdoor bar specializes in frozen refreshments.

GULF COAST KITCHEN (Montauk Yacht Club)  
montaukyachtclub.com       
32 Star Island Road
631-668-3100

HARVEST ON FORT POND
harvestfortpond.com
11 South Emery Street     

631-668-5574
Dinner
An On Montauk favorite, Harvest On Fort Pond has a well-deserved reputation as a Montauk fave, suitable for all sets. Feed the ducks and HUGE fish off the ford pond dock while you wait for your table…the kids love it. Dine or drink in the lovely herb and vegetable garden under the stars. Chef Jake Williams prepares Tuscan fare served in LARGE family-style portions, emphasizing local seafood and homegrown produce. The sophisticated bar is popular with well-heeled locals and sports an impressive wine and beer selection. Dinner from 5pm daily.

INLET SEAFOOD RESTAURANT   
inletseafood.com
541 East Lake Drive
631-668-4272
Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch
For boat lovers! A beautiful waterfront restaurant at the end of East Lake Drive with spectacular sunset views overlooking the sound. Named one of the 10 best seafood restaurants on Long Island by Newsday in 2015, Inlet is owned by six commercial fishermen from Montauk. Watch the boats cruise in and out of the Harbor while enjoying fresh seafood, sushi and lobster caught daily from local fishing boats or enjoy signature cocktails from the bar. Land lubbers be advised, their steaks, burgers, and pastas are superb.

LA BRISA DE TACOMBI     
tacombi.com/locations/Montauk   
752 Montauk Highway     
(631) 668-8338

LA FINE (The Montauk Manor)   
lafineli.com   
236 Edgemere Street               
631-483-5888

MONTAUKET         
No. 88 Firestone Rd
631-668-5992
Lunch, Dinner
With its spectacular cliff-side location overlooking Fort Pond Bay, the Montauket is the spot for Montauk sunsets. On Firestone Road off Fleming, a short way from Flamingo Road as it heads toward the Montauk docks, the Montauket draws a dedicated crowd for drinks as well as lunch and dinner. Lunch is served daily, and dinner from Thursday-Sunday, through June, and then daily, in season. Inside and outside lawn dining with local lobsters and fish, burgers, chops, and salads.

MUSE @ THE END
museattheend.com  
No. 41 South Euclid Avenue        
631-238-5937
One of Sag Harbor’s favorite restaurants has an outpost in the village. The New American menu by chef-owner Matthew Guiffrida, is heavy on local seafood, but his inspired flavor combinations like Tomato Crusted Scottish Salmon Scaloppini and South of the Border Atlantic Cod share a menu with steaks and vegetarian dishes. Start off with a Tuna “Menage a Trois,” Mussels a la Muse, or one of their terrific salad sensations like the BLT Chop. Finish off your meal with zeppole and a trio of sauces. Come for a relaxing dinner, a weekend brunch, or enjoy one of their specialty cocktails and bar bites at the popular bar and outside by the French doors.

O’MURPHY’S RESTAURANT & PUB
omurphysrestaurant.com   

No. 432 West Lake Drive  
631-668-5005
Lunch, Dinner
This is the second year at their new location at the Tipperary Inn in Montauk Harbor. O’Murphy’s invites the whole family for good food and a casual, fun time. Serving juicy burgers, great salads, sandwiches, and wraps for lunch and dinner, plus a large selection of dinner specials including steaks, chops, seafood, pasta, Irish country dishes, like Shepherd’s pie, the best Guinness in Montauk, and a great “Martini Menu.” Two-dinners special on Monday only, $39.95. Open seven days. Children’s menu.

SALT BOX   
montauksaltbox.com
99 CARL FISHER PLAZA    

631-238-5727
Lunch, Dinner
Saltbox is a chill eatery with a modern, nautical interior suitable for any set. Chef Nadia Ovalles puts flair, and sometimes spice, in her seafood-oriented American cuisine, including her famous Wings that have a deliciously unexpected Korean twist. Tuna poke, steamed mussels, garlic fries, and lobster sliders presage robust main courses including clams marinara and seared scallops. Nadia loves sauces and makes them all in house. Great cocktails and live music, too. Dine inside or al fresco.

SAMMY’S     
sammysmtk.com      
448 West Lake Drive        
631-238-5707
Lunch, Dinner
Chef Sam Joyce’s dockside restaurant is casual, family-friendly, and very Montauk. Local flavor lives in the famous Lobster Burger, Mary’s Lobster Roll and Shrimp Po Boy, plus clams and oysters on the half shell, grilled steak, or soft tacos. Entrées available in smaller portions. Soups, salads, and sandwiches also available. Sit inside or on the patio and watch boats in the Harbor. Look for Sammy’s food truck at the harbor entrance. Available for private parties. Open 7 days, in season. “

SCARPETTA (Gurneys)     
scarpettarestaurants.com
290 Old Montauk Highway
631-668-1771

SHAGWONG
shagwongtavern.com
774 Montauk Highway     

631-668-3050

SOUTH EDISON     
southedison.com      
17 S Edison Street
631-668-4200

STAR ISLAND GRILL YACHT CLUB           
starislandyc.com
Star Island Road    
631-668-5052

SWALLOW EAST    
swalloweastrestaurant.com 
631-668-8344
Lunch, Dinner
This Harbor area mainstay on Lake Montauk with nice views features New American small plates designed to be shared, including creative delicacies like butternut squash cappuccino soup, “mac & cheese” with orzo, peas, bacon and asiago cream sauce, or angus sliders with tomato jam. Also available for private events, corporate dinners and weddings. Named after the swallow, a bird that chooses a mate for life and always returns home.

TAUK AT TRAILS END      
taukattrailsend.com
63 S Euclid Avenue
631-238-5527

THE BACKYARD RESTAURANT AT SOLE EAST  
soleeast.com
90 Second House Road
631-668-9737
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Entertainment Beautiful courtyard setting. Fresh, locally sourced Mediterranean-influenced menu features fresh catch from local fishermen and organic meats and vegetables. Dine in or outside in the gardens, or lounge poolside and enjoy a cocktail as you listen to the DJ spin.

THE POINT BAR AND GRILL
pointbarandgrill.com
697 Montauk Highway     

631-668-1500
Lunch, Dinner, After Dark
This iconic watering hole and eatery with big-screen TVs features casual fare including wraps, burgers, mussels, and buffalo wings along with signature dishes, such as a 16-ounce steak and fresh Montauk seafood. Half price appetizers and drinks during happy hour Mon. through Fri. See all MLB games and in the fall enjoy NFL Sunday Ticket. Open daily and late. 

WESTLAKE CLAM & CHOWDER HOUSE AT SALIVARS
clamandchowderhouse.com
470 W Lake Drive

631-668-6252

WESTLAKE FISH HOUSE  
westlakefishhouse.com       
352 Westlake Drive
631-668-FISH (3474)
Breakfast, Brunch, & Dinner
This family friendly seafood restaurant in Montauk is located at the Westlake Marina, right next to the docks. Watch fishing boats dock and unload their catch while enjoying fresh cocktails and frequent live music. The extensive menu features local seafood, fish & chips, chowder, sushi, the Westlake Burger and an impressive kid’s menu.

ZUM SCHNEIDER MTK     
zumschneider.com  
No. 4 S Elmwood Ave        
631-238-5963
The East Village’s favorite Bavarian Bierhaus and restaurant has an outpost in the Montauk. A friendly and inviting place with timbered ceilings evoking a German beer hall, they serve great German beers, both seasonal and on-tap. Serving wheat beers, dark beers, and lagers, along with exclusive Hofbräuhaus Traunstein and Andrechs beers. Dishes such as Wiener Schnitzel, Sauerbraten, and Spaetzle add to the German mix, but fresh local seafood also appears on the menu. Live music on weekends in-season–keeping with the Bavarian feel, expect a few appearances Hausband Mösl Franzi and the Ja Ja Jas. Open for dinner Wed.–Sat., through May 25, then seven days.