Best Montauk Restaurants


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Best Montauk Restaurants

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Anthony’s Pancake & Waffle House

In business since 1952. Serving breakfast all day. Families welcome. Scrumptious pancakes and waffles. Satisfaction is guaranteed.
 Location:  710 Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY

Ben & Jerry’s

A terrific little ice cream parlor right near the jetties of famous “Montauk Harbor”. Experience the fun at Ben and Jerry’s seaside. Celebrating their 20th year in Montauk serving the “best” all natural ice cream, frozen yogurt, fresh fruit sorbet and no sugar added ice cream. Serving fresh fruit smoothies, cappachillo coolers and sorbet splashes. Open seven days a week (in season). No credit cards.
 Location:  478 West Lake Drive – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-9425

Bird on the Roof

As you enter town, its hard to miss the seagull painted atop this building. Serving a hearty breakfast menu beginning at 8:00am and a lunch menu starting mid-day, served until 2:00pm, Bird on the Roof also has a great beach clothing boutique open till 5:00pm in season.
 Location:  South Elmwood Ave. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5833

Caffe Monte

Serving a sumptuous Montauk Breakfast Buffet every morning, and for Lunch authentic Italian cuisine in a casual atmosphere with spectacular ocean views from every table. Caffe Monte serves the finest appetizers, soups, salads and entrees if you are in the mood to make an escapade into the culinary adventures of a marvelous chef. Come in for the food and stay for the breathtaking view, friendly staff and excellent ambiance… all in one place! Off season please check for Buffet hours.
 Location:  290 Old Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2660

Crow’s Nest

Family owned and operated for 31 years, Crow’s Nest Restaurant specializes in Creative American Cuisine with Lobsters, Seafood and Steaks. Lunch 12-4 on weekend, Dinner 4-11 daily. Extensive wine list and Saturday Night entertainment. Reservations and large parties welcome. Ask about our clambakes on the beach and private parties.
 Location:  Corner of Rt. 27 and Old West Lake Drive – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2077

Duryea’s Lobster Deck

One of Montauk’s true seafood restaurants. Cooked lobsters, Clam chowder, Lobster Bisque and Lobster salad are only some of the seafood specialties you’ll find at Duyea’s Lobster Deck. On the eastern edge of Fort Pond Bay, this restaurants outdoor dining views are among the best in Montauk, especially near sunset.
 Location:  65 Tuthill Rd. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2410
Fax: 631-668-2121

East By Northeast

The hip, cosmopolitan feel of East by Northeast begins with the tranquil view of Fort Pond, especially stunning at sunset, and extends throughout the dining room into the bar and lounge. The restaurants food blends the flavors of Asia with the foods of the Northeast. Chef Doron Wong offers diners a unique sampling of a true Pan Asian experience. Choose from a menu offering a selection of small or large plates to experience East By Northeast’s unforgettable light, flavorful fare. At 51 Edgemere Street, attached to the Stone Lion Inn, East By Northeast also hosts weddings and other special events for up to 220 guests. Wine dinners and music nights are special events at ENE. Open for dinner beginning at 5:30pm year-round. Visa/MC.
 Location:  51 Edgemere Street – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2872 


Fishbar restaurant, currently under new ownership, boasts Nantucket Style Coastal Cuisine that is simple, yet bursting with flavor and presented in a way that is intuitive and unexpected. Featuring local ingredients, the freshest seafood and spectacular sunsets, fishbar will surely be a summer hotspot with locals and travelers alike. With most of our seating located on our covered patio, a seat on the water will not be hard to find. Open May – October, please call for hours.
 Location:  467 East Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-6600

Gosman’s Dock Restaurant

Gosman’s Dock Restaurant at Montauk Harbor a tradition started over 50 years ago, is a destination restaurants and a local favorite as well. The menu features fresh Montauk fish & shellfish and Lobster lovers can enjoy them steamed or broiled while watching the passing harbor traffic with spectacular views of the sea. We also offer steaks chops and chicken, so there is something on the menu for everyone.
 Location:  Montauk Harbor – 484 W. Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5330
Fax: 631-668-5328

Gosman’s Topside Restaurant

Another of the fine restaurants at Gosman’s Dock. Outdoor dining overlooking Montauk Harbor and Block Island Sound ~ Best Waterfront Seats on the East End. The Freshest Seafood: JUMBO STEAMED LOBSTERS – Grilled Fish – Clams – Mussels – Oysters. Open seasonally 12 – 10pm
 Location:  484 West Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2549 ext 2

Gosman’s Inlet Cafe & Sushi Bar

Dine indoors in one of Montauk’s favorite water-front restaurants set on the edge of Montauk Harbor Inlet and watch the fishing boats come and go. Now offering Sushi and Sashimi (take out available). Daily Restaurants Lunch Specials ~ Specializing in Jumbo Lobsters and Fresh Montauk Seafood Dinner from 5pm – 10pm. Open seasonally 12 – 10pm.
 Location:  484 West Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2549 ext 1

Gosman’s Clam Bar

Inexpensive family dining. Seafood Platters. Steamers. GREAT LOBSTER ROLLS and plenty of fare for the kids. The cheapest seats are the best seats! Restaurants open seasonally 12 – 10pm
Location:  484 West Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2549 ext 3 

Gulf Coast Kitchen at Montauk Yacht Club

Be transported to a southern coastal manor with the warm ambiance of a living room-styled lounge that opens onto a floor-to-ceiling windowed dining room with inspiring water views. Influenced by classic Cajun, Cuban, Mexican and soul food cuisines, dishes are lovingly prepared by Chef Michael Domitrovich with the finest local ingredients to combine the best of what Montauk has to offer with a southern coastal twist. Open from 5:00 p.m. for dinner, the Gulf Coast Kitchen is established in the Montauk Yacht Club’s 80th year, 2009, and extends to Hurricane Alley for breakfast, lunch and dinner; and Barracuda Bar & Turtle Lounge for nighttime menus.
 Location:  32 Star Island Rd. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-3100

Harvest on Fort Pond

One of the finest restaurants in the Hamptons. The spectacular view is surpassed only by the outstanding food and service. Hint: bring your appetite & wear loose clothing, the portions are enormous.
 Location:  11 S. Emery St. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5574

Hurricane Alley at Montauk Yacht Club

Waking up to the day, following an afternoon sail or back from the beach, guests are welcomed into a laid-back indoor/outdoor dining atmosphere reminiscent of a time-honored bait and tackle fish shack in the Florida Keys. Instantly recognizable yet surprising dishes feature the best of what Montauk has to offer with a southern coastal twist. From guacamole mashed-to-order, crab cakes Benedict and signature New Orleans-style sandwiches on Cuban bread, Hurricane Alley delivers a new take on summer fare with fresh and simple cuisine served for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open after Memorial Day 2009: Breakfast, 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.; All Day Lunch/Dinner, 11:30 – Dusk
 Location:  32 Star Island Rd. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-3100

Inlet Seafood Restaurant

Built by six fishermen, we offer the freshest locally caught seafood, both ala carte and at our sushi bar. Beautiful panoramic views of the harbor, jetties, & sound; gorgeous sunsets every day.
 Location:  541 East Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-4272

John’s Drive-In

Montauk’s only old fashioned drive-in restaurant, serving Home-made ice cream & soft ice cream: cones, sundaes, sodas, shakes & malteds and cakes. Burgers & fries, fish & chip’s and much more made to order. Call ahead for take-out. HINT: Try the Grilled Chicken on ciabatta bread… mmmmmm, yummy!
 Location:  695 Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5515

John’s Pancake House

A favorite spot of visitors and locals alike for breakfast. This Montauk restaurants popularity can be easily seen by the hoards of people outside the place waiting to get in.
 Location:  Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2383

John Papas Café

Located at The Royal Atlantic Beach Resort, John Papas Cafe is a local favorite. Serving wonderful selections for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, items include fresh local seafood, chicken, steaks, and salads. Greek specialties, a 4-course prix fixe from 5-6; 2 for 1 dinner specials from 6-7, Happy Hour from 8-10 and daily specials are also available. The Cafe offers Wi-Fi access. John Papas Cafe…Home style cooking at its best! Visit the John Papas Oceanfront Bar & Grill for Oceanfront Patio Dining & Cocktails. Great Food-Great Location! Any closer and you’d need a life preserver!
 Location:  126 South Emerson Avenue – at the Royal Atlantic Beach Resort – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-1511

Lighthouse Grill

Located on the southeastern tip of Long Island, the Lighthouse Grill boasts one of the most spectaculr views on the East End. Now offering an enticing array of cocktails starting at just $5,”there may be no better place to sip your favorite drink while gazing at Block Island in the distance. A new menu includes fresh mozzarella salads”, paninis, wraps and grilled seafood along with the ever popular sizzling burgers, lobster roll and chowder. Located on Montauk Hwy, just past the lighthouse.  Location:  Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY


“Montauk’s Little Italy” Luigi’s Fine Italian Cuisine is both delicious and affordable offering pasta, veal, seafood and steak and includes nightly specials and a great kids menu. Opens from 5pm daily, 3 Course Prix-fixe Dinners 5-6pm. Takeout available.
 Location:  South Euclid Ave. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-3212


Overlooking the ocean. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night menu. Outdoor bar. Happy hour. Raw bar and oceanfront snack bar. Open from 8 am. Entertainment , dancing nightly.
 Location:  So. Edison St. – Montauk, NY

Naturally Good Foods & Café

Montauk’s health food store for 22 years! Serving breakfast and lunch year round. Organic coffee, organic egg sandwiches, multigrain pancakes, homemade soups, veggie burgers, quesadillas, wraps and more! Also a full-service natural and organic grocery store. Organic produce, grains, cosmetics, cleaning supplies and vitamins. Stop in for coffee and a vegan baked good in the garden! Fresh, homemade muffins, cakes and cookies every day! Open 7 days year-round, 7am to 6pm daily.
 Location:  38 South Etna Ave. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-9030


We moved down by the docks and have a BEAUTIFUL newly renovated restaurant and bar with the same delicious italian cuisine – Come see us!
 Location:  440 West Lake Drive – Montauk, NY
Mailing:  P O Box 730 – Montauk , NY 11954
Phone: 631-668-4455


Serving Lunch & Dinner 7 days a week. Special Children’s Menu. Fresh Fish caught on local boats. Enjoy the sunsets overlooking Gardiner’s Island and Fort Pond Bay.
 Location:  88 Firestone Rd. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5992

O’Murphy’s Pub Ltd.

Montauk’s only traditional Irish “public house.” Serving lunch & dinner.
Location:  The Plaza – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5005

Pizza Village

Dine In or Take Out. Full Dinner Menu. We Deliver!
 Location:  700 Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Mailing:  Box 5060 – Montauk , NY 11954
Phone: 631-668-2232

Primavera Pizza

Specialty Sandwiches, made on our Homemade focaccia bread or on a hero & served with our homemade balsamic vinaigrette dressing. Specialty Pizzas 16″ traditional pizza baked in our brick-lined pizza ovens, made with freshest & the best quality ingredients. Take out menu includes Salads & Appetizers, Pastas & Entrees & daily dinner specials. Cappuccino & Espresso. Catering menu available.
 Location:  54 S. Erie Ave. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-1601

Rick’s Crabby Cowboy Cafe & Marina

This is the place in Montauk for “Family, Food & Fun”. A beautiful waterfront spot to relax in a fun friendly atmosphere after a great day at the beach… children are always welcome. Easily accessible by car, boat or plane. Rick’s steamers are incredible, and people come every year for a lobster bake — a lobster as big as you want, with a bowl of steamed mussels, shrimp, steamers and hard clams, plus a potato and homemade coleslaw. Montauk’s “Best BBQ 2008” for the pulled pork and ribs, and a huge kids menu, there’s something for everyone. Live music every night in season from 6-10pm.
 Location:  435 East Lake Dr. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-3200

Six-Six-Eight The Gigshack

Nice family run restaurant with a good vibe and better food. We have live music entertainment every weekend. We run daily specials along with our usual menu which has red meats, seafood, and vegetable dishes in many forms (i.e. burrito, salad, etc…) Our outdoor beer and wine bar holds 35 different beers NOT including the regulars We also have a coffee bar and FREE wireless internet access (WiFi), so if that’s what your looking for this is where to find it. Also we have occasional tango lessons. So for those who have the urge to move their feet and eat to a beat, please come give us a visit.
 Location:  782 Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2727 

Second House Tavern

Montauk’s newest restaurant, located in a beautiful spot on the edge of Fort Pond. The restaurant features two menus, one side is called the Grill Room with more of a pub type atmosphere. The other side is the Tavern with more of a classic American Bistro vibe. Menus offer a wide of choices from the Wood Roasted All Natural Chicken “Free Bird”, to Pan Seared Striped Bass, to Long Island Duck Breast, to Slow Roasted Short Ribs, raw bar offering fresh local shellfish, and children’s menu. Available for catered events up to 500 people.
 Location:  161 Second House Road – Montauk, NY
Mailing:  PO Box 5052 – Montauk , NY 11954
Phone: 631-668-2877
Fax: 631-668-2882

Star Deck Grill

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in a casual outdoor covered seating area. Located on Star Island at the edge of Montauk Harbor. Fisherman’s breakfast from 7-11am. Daily Specials.
 Location:  Star Island Rd. – Montauk, NY
Mailing:  P.O. Box 2180 – Montauk , NY 11954
Phone: 631-668-5052
Fax: 631-668-5503

Surfside Inn Restaurant

 A unique and unpretentious inn and long-time favorite restaurants with a commanding view of the Atlantic Ocean. Lunch, dinner. Open all year.

 Location:  685 Old Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5958

The Dock

This saloon is well known for it’s unique character & sense of humor. Located adjacent to Montauk’s “Town Dock” it frequently serves host to an interesting blend of commercial fisherman and area visitors alike, in a loud boisterous saloon atmosphere. The restaurants menu offers a tasty selection seafood specials as well as things like burgers and nachos. Hint’s: don’t bring children, don’t expect to pay with a credit card, DON’T EVEN THINK ABOUT bringing your cell phone!
 Location:  Town Rd. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-9778

The Hideaway

The Hideaway started out like all good things –  as a dream.
We’ve always loved to cook and entertain; so it seemed only natural for us to have a restaurant one day.
At the Hideaway we always use the freshest ingredients available and use local produce whenever possible.
We also make everything from scratch including our salsas, tamales, and sopes.
The Culprits:
Frieda originally hails from Chiapas, Mexico – the amazingly delicious mexican food is completely her doing.
Skip is responsible for the barbeque and seafood.  He also makes all his rubs and wood chip blends.
Montauk – our beautiful hamlet is what makes the Hideaway possible and such a special place.  Montauk is the reason why we’re here.  We love our little town and the people who have supported us along the way. ¡Viva Montauk! ¡Viva la Hideaway!
 Location:  364 West Lake Drive. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-6592

The Munch Box

Located on the Plaza in Montauk, The Munch Box is a fast food restaurant with Fresh Fried Chicken, Burgers, Seafood, and Rotisserie Chicken. Eat-In or Take Out.
 Location:  The Plaza – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-5009

The Sea Grille at Gurney’s Inn

Sample the wide array of International tastes and treats that our oceanview restaurants have to offer. From exquisite Oceanfront Fine Dining with creative Spa Cuisine to a freshly baked muffin and a steaming hot cup of coffee. A feast for your eyes and appetite with spectacular views of the ocean while you dine on gourmet menu selections. Executive Chef Chip Monte serves Italian-American cuisine emphasizing morning caught fish and local harvest. Frozen cocktails, light lunches, box lunches or custom designed picnics are available from the unique Beach Barge set squarely in the middle of 1000′ of our private beach.
 Location:  290 Old Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2345

 Trails End Restaurant

Fine American Cuisine. Air-conditioned yet the charm of yesteryear. Old-fashioned turkey with mash potato & gravy, L.I. duck, prime ribs, steak, seafood & lobster bisque. Changing pasta, chicken dishes. Credit cards and reservations accepted. Call in orders to go.
 Location:  Edgemere St. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-2133

Wok n’ Roll Restaurant

Montauk’s only Chinese restaurant. Open year-round. This restaurants specialty is “You hook ’em, we cook ’em”. They will prepare your freshly caught fish in one of many classic Chinese styles. A menu of vegetarian dishes, local seafood and traditional pork, chicken and beef dishes as well as sushi round out the options. Very friendly and most affordable restaurants, and you can take out, eat inside or people watch as you dine on the patio perched above Main Street. Open W-M, Closed Tues.. Credit Cards accepted. Delivery in season.
Location:  716 Montauk Hwy. – Montauk, NY
Phone: 631-668-6688