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Ship to Shore Restaurant

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15 W Strand St, Kingston, NY 12401-6033
+1 845-334-8887
11:00 - 23:00
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New York City, New York
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56 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

I have eaten here a number of times and highly recommend it for the food service and atmosphere - but on two occasions have left earlier as the owners kids take over the place (did not get to enjoy the deserts espresso and cordials)

1 Thank John L
LaGrangeville, New York
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178 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

This is my third and last time going to eat and it is a shame the food quality went from fantastic to sub par !! First it took for ever for the food to come out I mean over an hour !!! The shrimp were over cook and the lobster tail was not even cleaned properly and dry from over... More 

Thank Junior148
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We stopped there for a drink while walking around Kingston. We asked to see a dinner menu because we were going to come back later for dinner. First off, the price of the two drinks we had were at Manhattan prices. We took a look at the menu, and although it had some very different items, the prices were also... More 

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Red Hook, New York
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42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This place is extraordinary 90% of the time , they are just not consistent I'm not sure why that is maybe different chefs but most of the time it is very quiet and romantic and the the food is exceptional 90% of the time

Thank AVA327
Hope, New Jersey
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220 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

For the price we thought the meal should have been better. Yet we still liked the soup (similar to a Manhattan seafood chowder), the entrees (Moroccan Lamb and Grilled Port), and the wine. You can look at the menu online to see the prices. The ambience was interesting; the bar seemed to attract locals. In total, the experience was very... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We were in town for business and it had been suggested we head down to this area of town for dinner. It was early spring and still cold, but the Ship to Shore felt cozy and inviting. A few menu items were out by the time we arrived, but all of our meals were nicely presented and tasty. I had... More 

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Arkville, New York
1 review
Reviewed 26 March 2016

I have been a regular customer for the last six years. The last time I ate here I was sick for three days. In the past, there was a quality chef running the kitchen...and now there are just workers. At this price point, where it is so easy to drop $150 on dinner for two people...I recommend choosing another restaurant.... More 

Thank Tanya M
Chatham, New Jersey
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114 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Ship to Shore is a very popular place on a cold Feb. Saturday night. The music and crowd were fun, the service was excellent and the food was outstanding. We had a range of meals, from Duck, Branzino to Lamb Lolipops and a great goat cheese salad. It's in the historic Kingston Waterfront District.

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

For hors douvres,appetizers and cocktails, this establishment offers a tasty selection. The pate appears fresh and homemade. The brussels sprouts and mussels were rich and flavorful. The duck salami was succulent, but needed more garnish and possible dipping sauce. Olive oil for dipping, butter and bread were scarce, as were the salt & pepper on the table. Service was adequate.... More 

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Kingston, NY
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76 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

One of my joys of going out to a leisurely lunch with girlfriends is having a toast. The wine here was $36 for a bottle you can buy at the store for $10. Very disappointing. I ordered the spaghetti with garlic Tiger shrimp. It came on a plate the size of a salad plate and had three tiny shrimp on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 W Strand St, Kingston, NY 12401-6033
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 845-334-8887

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