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Porters on the Lane

4.6
838 reviews
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$31 to $50
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American
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PORTERS on the Lane features a menu with classic choices along side daily specials & seasonal staples. Located in the quaint Village of Bellport, PORTERS carries a modern yet nostalgic vibe throughout the year whether a spring or summer meal, a bite on a fall or winter day, any time of year there’s an array of dining room & menu options that are sure to please any palette. The Main Dining Room w/ navy walls and white raised paneling is the largest area w/ windows overlooking the porch and Bellport lane. The Fireplace Room at the opposite end is a smaller area adorned w/ white tin ceilings and walls. A floor to ceiling stone fireplace as the focal point makes it a likely request for events and 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 w/ limited seating capacity and weather permitting of course.
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 and 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 and effort to execute. So whether PORTERS be the choice or not we truly appreciate all inquiries and 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)•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 and 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 and effort to execute. So whether PORTERS be the choice or not we truly appreciate all inquiries and 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)•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!


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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 838 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
food
4.7
service
4.4
ambience
4.3
value
Noise · Moderate
97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined on June 12, 2018

This is one of our favorite places! The food and service never disappoint! It is a bit expensive but worth it!!

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4.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Very enjoyable. Good service. Lobster roll and cesare salad were a 10.

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5.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Our go to restaurant the New Zealand lamb chops are incredible so tender and juicy they fall off the bone

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5.0Dined on June 4, 2018

One of our favorite restaurants in the area. I would recommend this restaurant.

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5.0Dined on May 30, 2018

really good food, friendly service, will try again

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5.0Dined on May 30, 2018

Family visit from Virginia

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5.0Dined on May 28, 2018

A very cute spot with fine dining selections. I only wish the acoustics better lent themselves to quiet conversation with others in your party. Look forward to returning so that I can try dining on the piazza.

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1.0Dined on May 27, 2018

Much too loud! We were happy to be seated away from the bar but it didn't
seem to matter. We couldn't wait to get out as the noise level was deafening

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2018

Food was sooo good! Waitress was awesome!! She was super friendly and very thorough. We’ve been here many times and we are never disappointed!

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5.0Dined on May 24, 2018

Delicious as usual and great service.

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4.0Dined on May 20, 2018

It was my girlfriend’s birthday & we both had the Chilean Sea Bass with brussels sprouts & truffle mashed potatoes. For an appetizer, we split the wedge salad & topped it all off with specialty coffees. The portions were generous & delicious. Back room was quiet enough but it was cold and damp out so it would’ve been nice had the fireplace been lit. It was chilly inside the restaurant! Service was swift but dining room was also not crowded at that time; we were one of four tables. Entrance/bar area was VERY noisy but the doors to the dining room blocked out most of the noise. All in all, a good experience & I would definitely go back, maybe on a Sunday when the bar crowd may be smaller.

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5.0Dined on May 20, 2018

what can you say about Porters on The Lane? its clean, crisp and very friendly. The staff here stays out of your way but is always nearby when needed. they are fantastic. This place carries the best lobster roll I have ever had. The steaks are like they are from a top steak house. all of the food here is fresh. and delicious. try it.

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4.0Dined on May 19, 2018

Everything good EXCEPT it was freezing and noise level too loud to have a conversation without raising voice. Food and service great.

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4.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Took my wife, mother-in-law and my mother here for Mother's Day Brunch. The menu choices were wide enough that my wife was easily able to find Gluten Free options for her meal. Overall terrific service and waitstaff with good food at a reasonable price.

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5.0Dined on May 12, 2018

We had an early Mother's Day dinner and it was delicious as usual! Appetizer's of Filet Mignon Tidbits are so tender, potato soup very good, and mini fish tacos were yummy! Meatloaf, hamburger, and ribs were all done to perfection and plenty of food! We usually eat half of our meal and save the rest for dinner the next day and that enables us to share a dessert! 😊 My only complaint is we were FREEZING the whole time we were there! Usually they have the fireplace going in the back area where we were seated but not this time! It actually felt like the air was on while it was rainy and cold outside! Next time I'll dress a lot warmer! I dislike being cold especially while having a nice dinner out!

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4.0Dined on May 12, 2018

The service was good, but it took almost an hour for our entrees to be served. The food was hot and very tasty. I would recommend the lobster roll, and the pulled chicken pot pie!

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5.0Dined on May 11, 2018

Best Lobster roll ever... Thanks for bringing it back. staff is always great

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4.0Dined on May 10, 2018

We always enjoy eating here. Great place before a show.

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5.0Dined on May 9, 2018

My New Favorite Restaurant.. food is absolutely delicious and well priced best happy hour around. Lobster roll is hands down the best I have ever tasted.

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5.0Dined on May 6, 2018

Absolutely love Porter on the Lane! One of our favorite restaurants for any occasion. We usually celebrate birthdays there and we always have a great experience. The food is delicious and the staff are always friendly and accommodating. I would definitely recommend it to everyone!

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5.0Dined on May 6, 2018

Just what we wanted..we stayed over 2 hopers with nobody rushing us to leave

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4.0Dined on May 5, 2018

Delicious food, good atmosphere, we were seated beside a beautiful fireplace. A little pricey though. 250.00 for a party of 4. Non drinkers.

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2018

Hands down one of my favorite places. Service is always great, food outstanding and a very sweet place. Great for a date, for lunch, or a special occasion. If you haven’t been there you’re missing out. Have the profiteroles for dessert!

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2018

celebrated Mom’s birthday. Everything was perfect!!! the service, the food, the atmosphere!!! Top notch!!

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3.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Good food and a varied menu with seafood and steaks in a charming historic building. Gluten friendly. Go mid week or sit outside if you want to converse.

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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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