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162 W Inlet Rd, Southampton, NY 11968
+1 631-283-1525
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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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23 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I really want to love this place, but the food is consistently terrible. However, the location is great and the bar a lot of fun, so it gets three stars instead of just two.

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a great stopping place between NYC and the Hamptons. Since it changed ownership sever a years ago it has improved markedly. The service is friendly and for the most part professional--at least the waiters (not the bus staff). the menu is more varied than under previous ownership and the food is very good. Recently we have been pleased... More 

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Thank FChas
Clifton, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Rather than eating before we left Sag Harbor, we decided to stop here on the way home. The restaurant is just off Rt 27 right before it becomes a highway as you leave the Hamptons. We were given a friendly greeting and choice of tables, we chose to sit at the window overlooking the water and were treated to the... More 

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nyc
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The ambiance is LACKING. UNCOMFORTABLE tables and the lighting is off as well. Food is what you would expect

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Thank pji
New York
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Been eating here for over 30 years. It's just not the same anymore. Food was average. Ribs were very fatty. Sauce was nothing special. Other dinners were not that good. Service was bad and slow and it was not crowded. Atmosphere is still the same but I need good food to enjoy a restaurant. We'll keep our memories and move... More 

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Thank roandsteve
New York City, New York
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I really wanted to love this place, because I came here a few times as a little kid and this was my first time back in 20 or so years, and there is also a shortage of dining options in the area. The location is nice on the water, and at first the place has a laid back casual seaside... More 

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Thank George K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Love the feel here- very casual, down to earth, family atmosphere place along the water. Service is very casual. View of dock and some fish jumping around in the water. Plenty of outdoor space, screened in, and indoor. With that being said, it is a place to go to have some lobster and beers. If that's what you are looking... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

We've gotten the SPLAT for years. then had a ten year break and now we're back to try it again. For those who don't know, the Splat is the steamed shellfish platter-2 whole lobsters, king crab, shrimp, clams, steamers and mussels with potatoes and mixed vegetables to share for 2. It's a huge amount of food for 2 people. It's... More 

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Syosset, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

When we drove by the Lobster Grill we didn't realize how lucky we were to have this restaurant so close to where we were staying. We stopped in for lunch since our villa wasn't ready until 4:00. We were pleasantly surprised how good it was. My son ordered the steamed seafood platter and devoured it up so quickly I didn't... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Very cool diner style restaurant with a great outlook over the water. Best get an outside table to enjoy the view. Service was a little too relaxed but nothing to complain about. The 'splat' was a good size. Clams and muscles were very tasty. The lobster didn't taste fresh though. A little dry. Might have been out of season as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 W Inlet Rd, Southampton, NY 11968
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +1 631-283-1525
Description
This landmark has been here for 44 years. Serving fresh local seafood, chicken, beef and much more. a view to die for and an upstairs room for larger parties and special occasions. service is attentive, prices are reasonable, drinks are fun , nice selection of draught beers. fully air conditioned and reservations accepted.

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