11 Waterfront Restaurants on Long Island to Take Your Family to This Summer
On a balmy summer night, grab the whole family and enjoy a meal with a stunning, nautical view.
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258 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays
This restaurant, which features seafood and sushi, is located conveniently off the Montauk Highway and has sweeping views of the canal.
1 Pettit Pl, Island Park
In business since 1938, this causal waterfront restaurant is a favorite among locals and vacationers. They’re known for their lobsters and crab, but have a long list of other seafood options, too.
3100 Whaleneck Dr, Merrick
This new waterfront restaurant features plenty of outdoor seating. Guests will love the happy hour, live music, and, of course, the seasonal seafood menu.
43 Canoe Place Rd, Hampton Bays
This waterfront favorite is popular, because it’s accessible by boat and is known for its tropical tiki-inspired vibe.
16 Navy Rd, Montauk
Located on 200-feet of private beach, this waterfront mainstay has both indoor and outdoor dining options—some of which are right on the sand!
4454, 8 W Water St, Sag Harbor
Thanks to sweeping views of the Sag Harbor Bay, this waterfront Long Island restaurant is a favorite for cocktails, dinner, and weekend brunch.
Image: Waterfront view at Louies Oyster Bar & Grille
Credit: Maria Mazzola