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43 Canoe Place Rd, Hampton Bays, Southampton, NY 11946-1702
+1 631-594-3544
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck empanadas” (29 reviews)
“coconut risotto” (23 reviews)
“tacos” (48 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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43 Canoe Place Rd, Hampton Bays, Southampton, NY 11946-1702
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The place to go for Caribbean rum! On the water, rum drinks, tacos and other tasty if not terribly healthy Caribbean food. The only drawback, attracts crowds and can be packed in the summer for dinner, but 3 tacos and a drink won’t break the...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place! Excellent, helpful, friendly staff. Food was delicious! Drinks were yummy! Easy to find, fun, comfy atmosphere

Thank Vicpan314
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I was excited to try this place and overall came away slightly disappointed. The pros were the ribs were excellent and fell off the bone. The coconut risotto was amazing. The cons were the crab cakes were not good and the salmon was poor. Kids...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Great bar area with seating outside overlooking the water! We were there Taco Thursdays Great Taco with wonderful and different ingredients. Large juicy burgers I had the one with grilled pineapple YUM!!! great sides, coconut risotto was terrific! After summer treat is open for lunch...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Had the best tacos ever... love that you get to mix and match... price is right too. Specialty drinks are beautiful looking and delicious tasting. Go during the week when the crowds are not there...

Thank Donald K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

While spending a few days in the Hamptons, my daughter and I went to dinner at Rumbas one evening. Even though the place was packed, we were warmly greeted and seated rather quickly. We ordered cocktails which I found not to have much liquor in...More

Thank 841ann
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Busy bar/restaurant. An hour wait was not a surprise. But we were bumped simply because it's easier as a couple than a larger group. Start with a Rum Punch! So good. Dinner was great and a little pricy. But I'd do it again. Large crowd....More

Thank YourFavoriteBeachBum
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I have been here several times and have to say it is fantastic everytime. The price point is spot on and the view is the best. I love the staff and service is fast and always with a smile. They have valet parking, which is...More

Thank deesonggirl
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

After a day at Ponquogue Beach, we stopped at Rumba for dinner. When you drive to this place, valet parking is available. But there is a parking lot close by with a free shuttle for overflow. The restaurant sits along the waterfront. You have the...More

Thank Maxim D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My mom and I were in the Hamptons for 3 days and we ate lunch at Rumba twice!! It was delicious and I couldn't get over how packed this place gets shortly after opening at noon! I had the scallop & papaya salad with a...More

Thank Amanda R
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24 August 2016|
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Response from stringali | Reviewed this property |
Mon-Thu, Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Fri-Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Lots of fun, make a reservation, very crowded. Google their website for more
24 August 2016|
Response from Scott G | Reviewed this property |
The bar stays open until 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays
16 August 2015|
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Response from lcardot | Reviewed this property |
Nope. the restaurant faces the laguna and the beach are only on the ocean front...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Canoe Place Rd, Hampton Bays, Southampton, NY 11946-1702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Southampton  >  Hampton Bays
  • Phone Number: +1 631-594-3544
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Spicing up the Long Island waterfont, RUMBA is a special dining spot serving up a unique combination of Island-inspired food, premium handcrafted rum libations, happy staffers, reggae + a low-key vibe…all on the Shinnecock Bay (accessible by boat).
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