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Porters on the Lane

4.7
813 reviews
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$31 to $50
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American
Perfect For:
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
PORTERS on the Lane serves up a American fare menu w/ seasonal staples along w/ classic selections such as our raw bar, steaks & seafood options. Located in the quaint Village of Bellport, PORTERS perfectly blends nostalgia & modern day dining. Whether a spring or summer meal or a bite on a fall or winter day, no matter the time of year there’s certainly an array of options sure to please any palette.
The Main Dining Room w/ navy walls & white raised paneling is the largest area w/ windows overlooking the porch & Bellport lane. The Fireplace Room at the opposite end is a smaller area adorned w/ white tin ceilings & walls. A floor to ceiling stone fireplace as the focal point makes it a likely request for events & intimate occasions alike. There’s also a nook in the front area of the bar w/ high top tables for dining. Last but not least is the is the place for outdoor dining in Bellport Village. The Front Porch opens seasonally & has limited seating capacity weather permitting.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American, Steak, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Lunch
Thu–Sun 12:00 pm–4:00 pm
Dinner
Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–10:00 pm
Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm
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Phone number
(631) 803-6067
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Private party facilities
EVENT INQUIRIES ⚓Drop us a line anytime! SAY HELLO:631-803-6067 SEND:PORTERSBELLPORT@AOL.COM SURF:WWW.PORTERSONTHELANE.COM VISIT:19 BELLPORT LANE BELLPORT NY 11713 Interested in a particular room, date, menu, wondering if the entire restaurant can be booked or maybe you have an off premise location & need catering or a caterer. PORTERS can accommodate all types of arrangements so please give any details as to the specifics and/or flexibilities that might in the end turn out to be possibilities for your event. Below are some of the basics we ask in order to move the inquiry process along as quickly as possible. Because we understand planning an event takes time & effort to execute. So whether PORTERS be the choice or elsewhere we truly appreciate all inquiries & want to help your event get on its way from planning to perfect! NAME•PHONE NUMBER(S)•EMAIL ADDRESS TYPE OF EVENT•APPROX. # OF GUESTS•DATE(S) INQUIRING ABOUT TIME FRAMES OF INTEREST•MENU STYLE(S)•AND ANY ADDITIONAL NOTES
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Private party contact
Jenni Giannott : (631) 803-6067
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Catering
EVENT INQUIRIES ⚓Drop us a line anytime! SAY HELLO:631-803-6067 SEND:PORTERSBELLPORT@AOL.COM SURF:WWW.PORTERSONTHELANE.COM VISIT:19 BELLPORT LANE BELLPORT NY 11713 Interested in a particular room, date, menu, wondering if the entire restaurant can be booked or maybe you have an off premise location & need catering or a caterer. PORTERS can accommodate all types of arrangements so please give any details as to the specifics and/or flexibilities that might in the end turn out to be possibilities for your event. Below are some of the basics we ask in order to move the inquiry process along as quickly as possible. Because we understand planning an event takes time & effort to execute. So whether PORTERS be the choice or elsewhere we truly appreciate all inquiries & want to help your event get on its way from planning to perfect! NAME•PHONE NUMBER(S)•EMAIL ADDRESS TYPE OF EVENT•APPROX. # OF GUESTS•DATE(S) INQUIRING ABOUT TIME FRAMES OF INTEREST•MENU STYLE(S)•AND ANY ADDITIONAL NOTES
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
South Country Rd.
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Parking details
There is a large municipal free parking lot located right next to Porters on the lane, located on the south side of the building as well as street parking !
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Entertainment
please call for upcoming events or visit our website
631-803-6067
www.portersonthelane.com
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Special events & promotions
Happy Hour - Monday thru Friday 4-7pm offered at the bar & bar tables only Includes -half price draught beers & half price wines by the glass & half price appetizers!


Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 813 People Are Saying
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4.7
service
4.6
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4.4
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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Charming place. I little loud, thanks bar crowd 😒. Attentive service but not pushy. Food was good. My husband ordered clam chowder which was heavy on the potatoes, light on the clams but tasted good. The burger was good and so where the fries. I ordered a salad which was one of my famed ordering mistakes. It came exactly as described, plain (boring). And I had a crabby cake, delicious.

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

absolutely brilliant restaurant food awesome service excellent from hostesses to bartenders to service people were brilliant definetly worth the trip

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

We always enjoy Porters. Very consistent with their food preparation, and the wait staff is very friendly. Had the chicken pot pie which was delicious!

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Food was delicious. An overall enjoyable experience.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Have been coming to Porters for years now and they never disappoint. Food is always great and the service is excellent. I highly recommend their steak and they always have great seafood dishes.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Excellent food & service....we will be back & highly recommend.

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4.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Porters is a great place to meet up with a friend for a drink or casual meal. The crab cake sandwich with a side of potato bacon croquettes was very tasty comfort food, though not exactly diet friendly. Maybe I'll go for one of their lighter offerings when I go back and I will definitely go back :)

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5.0Dined on March 16, 2018

The wait staff was very friendly. The bar area was a bit crowded and loud-but I was a Friday night an definitely expected.
The food was fantastic, the drinks were delish, and we can’t wait to come back again!

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2.0Dined on March 16, 2018

Steak was tough and chewy, truffled mashed potatoes were bland and cold, sweet potato fries were very good, will not return

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Always enjoy the food here. Service was excellent as usual. Porters is one of my faves

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Nice place good goid

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3.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Very pleased with Jess the bar tender who we had two cocktails with. Then we moved to our table for dinner. After at least 15mins and no one said hello or someone will be with you., or any acknowledgement that we were there it would have been ok. It’s not like they were super busy either. We went back to the bar, had another drink and dinner there. We like attention and jess gave us that. I almost felt like the servers were snobs and we were beneath them. Don’t plan on going back there anytime soon.

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

Excelllent food. I had the filet mug in which was perfect and delicious.

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5.0Dined on February 27, 2018

Loved it!! great atmosphere, food is very very good and the staff is very friendly and helpful

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Very noisy table next to ours, but overall dining experience was very good. Waitress was outstanding!

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5.0Dined on February 21, 2018

loved the Lobster Roll, had to be one of the best I have ever had.. its off the menu now for the winter but I am already dreaming of it coming back. shrimp cocktail is delicious they do something to it that has this magnificent flavor staff is always top nitch

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5.0Dined on February 19, 2018

never once has this establishement disappointed. delicious all around

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4.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Nice place bar busy but not disturbing to meal for two. Wife’s dinner was great mine okay

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5.0Dined on February 15, 2018

Food, service and atmosphere excellant!

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Delicious steak and apps! The red wine steam sauce is so amazing I always have to get it!

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Valentine’s Day we expected to have to wait a little before being seated, but we sat right down and not more than 10 minutes later had our drinks! The service was outstanding, the food delicious. We did not feel rushed at all and our courses came at just the right time. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Excellent food and service have eaten here many times
And STILL does not disappoint

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Food was very good. I cant say anything bad about the overall dining experience. Server was very attentive and food was delivered very quickly.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

always perfect. Thank you Porters.. staff is so much fun

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5.0Dined on February 9, 2018

Our first time at "Porters on the Lane!" Very nice neighborhood gem! Excellent and friendly wait staff! Requested a table by the fireplace as it's somewhat quieter from other comments I read on Open Table regarding this restaurant! Good idea! Enjoyed the Filet Mignon Tid Bits appetizer! Yum! 😋 Boneless ribs dinner was delicious as well! Our dessert was warm Bread Pudding with vanilla ice-cream! We will definitely be back very soon! Thank-you for a wonderful dining experience!

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5.0Dined on February 6, 2018

Delicious Love dining here. food is the most consistent anywhere I have been staff is always friendly and accommodating

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5.0Dined on February 6, 2018

I go several times a month here. Always a great experience. Lots of food options and they are all good but I especially love their salmon, steaks and they make an incredible risotto. Just go, best decision you will make.

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3.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Nice comfort location, food not up to quality of the high prices

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5.0Dined on January 30, 2018

Loved it. Desserts were delicious.

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Excellent as always! Will be back soon

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

This Restaurant is in an old old historical building but there is nothing old about the food and service these kids are young and well trained. extremely friendly and never a bother. you feel right at home in this cozy spot weather by thr fireplace on a cold winter night or on the porch in the summer brunch lunch and dinner are all superb..

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Porters never lets us down. Food is always on point and delicious. My only complaint is the noise level. The acoustics are really bad and it’s difficult to converse at times due to very loud back ground noise. However, I will never stop going there. Hands down my favorite restaurant.

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5.0Dined on January 26, 2018

Received a gift certificate and it was well worth it. Great service & the food was exceptional.

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5.0Dined on January 24, 2018

Food is always superb
Noise level can be high

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5.0Dined on January 14, 2018

Fabulous food and we loved sitting by the fireplace We were seated immediately and our waitress Corinne was very friendly and attentive.

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

Fabulous food. Great service.

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

Most delicious strip steak At least 16 oz and real mashed potatoes. Service was very good.

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5.0Dined on January 10, 2018

Awesome food great appetizers great entrees and very good dessert it never disappoints I would give it 10 Stars if I could my wife and I love eating there

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5.0Dined on January 2, 2018

Delicious dinner by the warm fireplace. Food is great. Staff is perfect

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5.0Dined on January 2, 2018

A very comfortable neighborhood restaurant. Definitely ask for the room with the fireplace, it's a little quieter than the main part of the establishment. Solid menu, fresh salads, excellent soups & fresh oysters, Steaks were prepared just right and very ample and tasty. asparagus cooked to perfection. Service was friendly and ample, but we were talking a lot - probably didn't want to disturb us too much. Would definitely return and it's worth the drive if you come from within a hour of the place.

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