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Best Waterfront Restaurants in Islip

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A photo of The Snapper Inn Waterfront Restaurant restaurant
4.3
Awesome(31)
Price: Expensive
• American • Fire Island
The Snapper Inn offers seating overlooking the Connetquot river either waterside or under a gazebo. Sunday brunch features unlimited mimosas and champagne to accompany brunch items, such as eggs benedict, smoked Atlantic salmon, Alaskan crab legs or fresh fruit. Enjoy a peaceful evening at The Snapper Inn with a starter of lobster crab cake, Manhattan style baked clams, mini French dip sliders or chicken quesadillas. Dine on an entrée of pan seared sea scallops, shrimp pasta or blackened codfish. The menu also consists of black Angus filet mignon, sautéed chicken scallopini and a vegetarian option of grilled vegetable platter. The extensive wine list at The Snapper Inn offers international white and sparkling wines, as well a red and blush wines. Drinks are available both by the glass and by the bottle.
A photo of View restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1798)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary American • Oakdale
Booked 17 times today
The View is a waterfront restaurant as mentioned in its description and confirmed by numerous reviews. It offers stunning waterfront views, making it a favorite dining spot for customers. As one reviewer noted, 'Waterside dining seems to be becoming a rarity. I'm sure it's not cheap to operate on the waterfront. It was very nice to have dinner on the water.'
A photo of The Lakehouse restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(2969)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary American • Bay Shore
Booked 34 times today
Since 2006, The LakeHouse restaurant has been the jewel of Bay Shore, NY. In the summer of 2016, owners Eileen & Matthew Connors and Jay Gut moved locations to a brand new dockside treasure. With stunning views and multiple fireplaces, comfortable seating for 100+ guests, two lounge areas, deck overlooking the Great South Bay, and both an indoor tavern room and a waterfront bar, The Lakehouse is touted by many as “one of the best restaurants on Long Island.” At night, the deck is illuminated, as is the waterfront lounge area where guests can congregate for after-dinner cocktails. This New American fine dining experience is not to be missed. The Lakehouse can now be reached by boat as well, as guest dockage is available at the new gorgeous bayside locale.*Please note that we not take reservations for particular tables & we cannot promise a particular area or table.
A photo of Captain Bill's restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1894)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Bay Shore
Booked 18 times today
Treat those you love to casual, yet elegant waterfront dining on the Great South Bay at Captain Bill's, where you can savor the spectacular sunset over the water while enjoying a fresh daily selection of clams, oysters and fresh local fish along with live Maine lobsters from our lobster tank. We also specialize in premium aged steaks and prime rib, prepared just the way you like it. If you are looking for a lighter bite, join us in our bar where we offer a menu featuring baby lamb chops, shrimp quesadillas and the best burger in town. Wind down the work week on Friday evenings with happy hour between 4 and 7 with discounted house drinks, domestic beer and wine(Happy Hour Tues-Fri). Every Sunday, Captain Bill's presents one of Long Islands premier brunch buffets. Featuring unlimited Bloody Marys, Mimosas and Champagne as well as an extensive buffet. Bring your friends and family for a wonderful Sunday Brunch dining by the harbor. (We will be closed every Monday in Jan. & Feb.)
A photo of Whalers restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1276)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary American • Bay Shore
Booked 14 times today
Whalers restaurant is a waterfront gem with a prime location in Bay Shore, right by the Great South Bay. With huge windows offering stunning views, it's a perfect spot to enjoy contemporary American cuisine and great drinks. Many reviews mention the beautiful waterfront setting, outdoor tables on the dock, and the pleasure of watching boats and ferries pass by. Whether you're a local or visiting from Fire Island, Whalers offers an exceptional dining experience.
A photo of Bella Vie restaurant
4.4
Awesome(536)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Bay Shore
Booked 2 times today
Bella Vie, a romantic Italian restaurant in Bay Shore, is a waterfront spot. Patrons often highlight the stunning lake views in their reviews, with one stating, 'Enjoyed my nite, views are beautiful on the water.' Another reviewer mentioned, 'Very welcoming by the staff. Beautiful restaurant on a lake.' It's clear that Bella Vie's waterfront location is a key part of its charm and appeal.
A photo of Proving Ground Waterfront Dining restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1242)
Price: Moderate
• American • Highlands
Booked 9 times today
THE STORY BEHIND THE PROVING GROUND…WE TOOK A LITTLE HISTORY FROM THE AREA WHEN NAMING AND DESIGNING THE RESTAURANT AFTER THE SANDY HOOK PROVING GROUNDS. ESTABLISHED IN 1874, IT BECAME THE FIRST US ARMY PROVING GROUND TO TEST ARTILLERY AND OTHER MATERIALS. AND THAT’S WHAT WE ARE ALL ABOUT – TESTING NEW MENU ITEMS AND SPECIALIZING IN THE NEWEST CRAFT BEER AND COCKTAILS. WE LIKE TO MIX IT UP WITH OUR EVENTS, MUSIC, AND EXPERIENCE TO ALWAYS KEEP THINGS FRESH AND FUN.
A photo of Boat House Waterfront Dining restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(7651)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Tiverton
Booked 48 times today
The Boat House Waterfront Dining is a seafood restaurant located on a bluff overlooking Mount Hope Bay. The restaurant boasts of panoramic, award-winning bayside views, which is a recurring theme in reviews. Diners rave about the 'beautiful waterfront views' and the 'relaxing view of the water' while enjoying their meals. It's clearly a place where you can enjoy delicious food and take in the sights and sounds of the water.
A photo of River: A Waterfront Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.2
Awesome(3007)
Price: Expensive
• Steakhouse • Wethersfield
Booked 20 times today
River: A Waterfront Restaurant & Bar offers a unique dining experience with stunning views of the Connecticut River from both its interior space and outdoor deck. As noted in multiple reviews, the restaurant offers a 'spectacular view of the river', 'views of the river no matter where you are sitting' and 'sitting outside on the covered two-tier deck'. The combination of delectable food, great service, and the beautiful waterfront setting make this restaurant a standout in the area.
A photo of Chelo's Waterfront Bar & Grille - Warwick restaurant
4.5
Awesome(2394)
Price: Expensive
• American • Warwick
Booked 81 times today
Chelo's Waterfront Bar & Grille is located right on Greenwich Bay in Warwick, providing excellent views and a great dining experience as per the reviews. It's described as a beautiful location for dining by the water with live entertainment. The ambiance is often highlighted as great and the view of the water is a key part of the experience.
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