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Sandpiper Restaurant

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161 Cosey Beach Ave, East Haven, CT 06512-4946
+1 203-469-7544
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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East Haven, Connecticut
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had an excellent meal. Great wine selection and extensive menu choices. We had Jacqueline for our waitress. Best service ever. Will be going back soon.

Thank 2015mikeandlaurie201
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

the shrimp are the best the whole belly clams are second too none and on top of that the prices are affordable if your in the area you have too vist bob and have a bite too eat you will come back bob quartiano east haven conn

Thank bobby q
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick friendly responsive servers, great service, delicious fresh food & beach side views. A win win win. I definitely recommend and would return.

Thank Gina C
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

at the risk of sounding like a complete snob, I have traveled many corners of the world and eaten at some of the best restaurants.....15 of the top 50 by zagat to be exact. My sister just moved to this community so we walked down and had dinner. The college bartender is top notch as we waited for a table.... More 

1 Thank cduda
West Haven, CT
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Been by the place dozens of times but, never tried it before. A 2-fer Shrimp Dinner compelled us to visit (actually twice) recently and was a very nice experience. I'm not a "fried anything" fan but this was beautifully prepared. 8 Large (#16s) beauties and a very nice - spring greens - salad - and a choice of potato (French... More 

1 Thank JimGunther
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My wife and I have been going there for years. We bring our friends and relatives as well. The dinners are always excellent. My wife gets the Salmon and I usually get the hot dog platter or clam strip dinner. I really like the hot dogs and I get them with the works. They bring out a condiment tray and... More 

Thank 668geraldl
New Haven, Connecticut
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A pleasant little restaurant for lunch or dinner. Be aware the noise level on a busy night is a bit too much for me but when dining outside which is great the noise is toned down. The service is good with a pleasant wait staff. The food is average and a bit pricey for lunches which is what I have... More 

Thank Amanda Z
East Haven, Connecticut
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Open for season - hooray!!! Great New England Clam Chowder, fish, burgers, clams and everything food. Very nice neighborhood place across from Long Island Sound.

1 Thank Pat M
New Haven, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Pleasant environment, delicious food, great view of the ocean. I've brought several out of town family and friends. My friends and in CT visit this restaurant at least once a month. Great//

1 Thank Sunworshipper1957
East Haven, Connecticut
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We live two blocks from the restaurant and frequent it often. We have always enjoyed each meal, whether dine in or take out. Their fish selection is wonderful.

Thank T Thomas A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Cosey Beach Ave, East Haven, CT 06512-4946
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-469-7544

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?