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About Shandon Court

Voted Long Island Best American/Continental Restaurant for both 2011 & 2012! Shandon Court is a family owned and operated Restaurant & Catering facility located in the heart of East Islip. Since our family opened the restaurant’s doors in 2002, we have worked to maintain a well rounded menu with superior ingredients paired with impeccable service. Yet, we strive for a quaint friendly neighborhood attitude & true Irish hospitality at its finest!

Shandon Court’s international chef, Piers Stringer, has learned alongside some of the world’s elite chefs. Chef Stringer has gained a reputation as an award winning, innovative chef with an exceptional record of service and experience at noted Micheline assessed and Rosette awarded restaurants

Open 7 days as week for lunch and dinner Shandon Court also boasts an eclectic bar menu and delightful sit down Sunday Brunch. Stop in for a night of dinner and dancing in a warm and welcoming atmosphere with relaxed elegance.

115 East Main Street
East Islip, NY 11730
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Continental, American, European

Hours of Operation:
Brunch: Sunday: 11:00am - 3:00pm, Lunch: Daily: 11:30pm - 3:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm

Cross Street:
Greenwood Avenue

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(631) 581-5678

Website:
http://www.shandoncourt.com/

Entertainment:
At Shandon Court, you will find an authentic taste of Ireland. Customers have been quoted saying such things as: "You feel like your in your best friends living room" or "It's the only place on Long Island where the entire restaurant is singing along with the band!"
If you are looking for an entertaining evening with superb food and live entertainment every evening, it can be found at Shandon Court. The Owner, Gerry Finlay can be found singing an Irish Ballad too! Sunday Traditional Irish Seissuns- bring your instruments and join the band, or sit back and enjoy a taste of Ireland!

Catering:
Three catering rooms are designed to create the perfect setting for any special event or business function. For parties of 35-100 the Jury Room features stately woodwork, a mahogany bar and generous space for your guests enjoy themselves. For larger parties, Shandon Court presents the Court Room. This spatial room boasts ivory columns adorned with Waterford chandeliers and cherry dance floor. Their experienced staff is happy to answer all questions and advise you on every detail of your gathering. They pride themselves in ensuring that your affair is as memorable as it is flawless!

Executive Chef:
Piers Stringer

Private Party Contact:
Donna Butler: (631) 581-5678

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Long Island Restaurant News Readers voted Shandon Court Long Island's Best Restaurant for a Holiday in 2011!

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Shandon Court Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

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food

4.3

service

4.6

ambience

4.4

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (9)
Live Music (8)
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Business Meals (6)
Comfort Food (6)
Romantic (6)
Good for Birthdays (6)
Casual (6)
Cozy (5)
Good for Anniversaries (5)
Neighborhood Gem (5)
Great for Lunch (5)
Bar Seating (4)
Great Beer (4)
Vibrant Bar Scene (4)
Worth the Drive (4)
Great for Brunch (3)
Happy Hour (3)
Hot Spot (3)
Tasting Menu (2)
Authentic (2)
Fun (2)
Good for Groups (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Healthy (2)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Quiet Conversation (2)
Fit for Foodies (2)
Creative Cuisine (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
People Watching (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

We have been eating brunch regularly here for the last couple of months. Each time we go, the food is fantastic, the service is excellent, and the atmosphere is great. Loretta has been our waitress for brunch on several occasions, and she always goes above and beyond to make our experience exceptional. I would highly recommend Shandon Court to anyone who is looking for a new place to experience unlike any other on the island. We have also gone to Shandon Court for dinner on multiple occasions. The food is always excellent, and we are always able to relax and enjoy ourselves every time we visit.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Great place with excellent food. Service was good

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·Dined on January 1, 2018

started with a late dinner for New Years eve. We were surprised to see a regular menu and as usual the food was good but the service was outstanding. Good live music and some dancing made for a fun new year party. Can't go wrong with Shannon Court.

Tags: Good for a Date
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·Dined on December 31, 2017

What a fantastic place. The staff is wonderful along with the food however the music keeps us coming back. Highly recommended and worth the drive.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Great for Brunch, Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining, Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Hot Spot, Happy Hour, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Healthy, Romantic, Live Music
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Went for an early NTE dinner. It was nice, the dining room was decorated for the holiday. The food and the service was excellent. There was the regular full menu, and a special menu for the night.

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 23, 2017

The experience was good as was the food and the service. We have been there many times before and I don’t think this time was as good as in the past. Th portions were generous but a little lacking in flavor. The potato soup was very good as was the beef barley soup. We will return again.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on December 22, 2017

I took a couple of my employees out as both an employee appreciation event, and farewell dinner, since I'm changing territories in January.

Very impressed with the menu and service. Not necessarily an "intimate" place, but excellent for a great meal and great conversation.

After dinner, it was nice to see that they don't skimp on the coffee. And the apple cider donuts we had for dessert were amazing.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Business Meals, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Special Occasion, Live Music, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 19, 2017

We had a holiday celebratory dinner at Shandon Court. I took my staff out for dinner. It was lovely, our server was personable and accommodating, the food was delicious and the ambience cozy, albeit a tad noisy but that's ok. It was my third time there, and the first for my company. Both individuals liked it very much.

Tags: Casual, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Bar Seating, Cozy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 10, 2017

Our favorite place!! Great food - either dining room or at the bar. The bar staff and wait staff are outstanding!

Tags: Great Beer, Great for Brunch, Disabled Access, Handcrafted Cocktails, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Hot Spot
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 18, 2017

This place has really gone down hill. The only good part is the active bar scene and the free entertainment. So disappointed with my entree last 2 occasions.
Will go to see a concert , but skip it, not a bargain for mediocre food. For a catering hall, they really need to upkeep the hall entry. Dirty carpeting, broken furnishings, needs a face lift...too bad it used to be good.

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·Dined on November 13, 2017

service was excellent. The food was very good but a bit pricey for lunch. Presentation excellent. Good for lunch thank You

Tags: Great for Lunch, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Had a wonderful time at this restaurant. My wife thoroughly enjoyed the Prime Rib cooked to perfection with cauliflower and baked potato on the side. This plate is only offered from Thursday -Sunday while supplies last as written on menu. I had the filet mignon with mashed potatoes and spinach. The bread that was brought out by Keith our waiter was all so tasty. A good piece of oatmeal bread with delicious flavored and plain butter. Hospitality is beyond words. Keith couldn't do enough for us. So well mannered. Heather the bartender sweet, caring also service with a smile. These two employees send the message to my wife and I that whoever hired them to work for their establishment are surely an asset. Looking forward to the next time. See you soon.

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

The best part of the meal was our server Loretta who was super sweet. The mimosa was made with Andre brut, I'd rather pay $12 and get a quality product. The handcut fries were too big and not cooked enough, they should have been halved. The concept and season were great but the execution was off. Meals were dry, bland and the ingredients used were not of quality-your basic mediocre run of the mill restaurant on Long Island.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Food was good. Had the Shepherds Pie...Delicious...a must when I visit an Irish establishment...
Service was excellent...

Tags: Romantic, Great Beer, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Live Music, Healthy
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Great place . Good food and atmosphere. I would highly reccommend to family and friends. We will return for brunch soon. We can't wait.

Tags: Gluten Free Options, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Great for Brunch, Seasonal, Casual, Special Occasion, Live Music, Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on September 29, 2017

When we first pulled up I wasn't sure it was my thing but what a surprise I lived every thing about it ! The food was great !!!!! And the place was very quaint! Would definitely do it again

Tags: Romantic, Live Music, Good for a Date, Authentic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 23, 2017

We were seated right away at a proper table based upon the information we provided in our reservation. The ambiance of was a kind of warm "homelike" atmosphere that was conducive to at table talking (at least at the start of our meal). Later there was live music on hand. It was not too disruptive but it made conversation more difficult. Food wise, two of us had the Crab Cake appetizer. The portion was somewhat small for the money but they had a good taste particularly when paired with the provided dipping sauce. Another hit at the table was the fried parsnip and carrot appetizer. This was served with 3 different sauces and there was enough for everyone to share. One of us ordered the "Fall Hash" with Chicken which had surprisingly good flavor and variable textures. I ordered the Prime Rib end cut which was served Mashed Potatoes and Cauliflower Au gratin. I am told the Cauliflower was great (I could not eat due to an allergy) but the rest of my main meal was bland and unimpressive. The portions at this restaurant were decidedly small with one exception (Fried Vegetable Appetizer). The pricing was expensive given the location. We have eaten in NYC restaurants that had better food and cost less. Note: The sour apple doughnuts were excellent for dessert. There were some service related hiccups on this visit. For example, one member of our party had to wait 10 minutes for his appetizer while the rest of us ate what was served.

Tags: Casual, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 23, 2017

We're never disappointed. I had the Kale, Beet salad with chicken and sesame dressing. It was delicious. My husband has the Shepard's Pie...steaming hot but he loved it. Staff is always courteous and attentive.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Casual, Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 14, 2017

Food was good. Service was good. Sat outside it was very nice and romantic.

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·Dined on September 2, 2017

This is a hidden gem. Although known for its irish dishes, the food options are all great. I highly recommend the donut dessert. The service is friendly, professional, and classy always. Great beer selection for those interested.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Seasonal, Sunday Lunch, Worth the Drive
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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 31, 2017

We had a great time at Shandon Court. The food was excellent. The service was excellent. Couldn't have asked for a better time.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Live Music, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Brunch
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 27, 2017

Very impressed with our waitress Loretta! Excellent service!

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 (Tampa)·Dined on July 15, 2017

Excellent Prime Rib, Seafood and drinks. Staff is friendly and attentive. Atmosphere is great, Irish Pub style with class. Live music and entertainment every night. Highly recommended!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Great Beer, Great for Outdoor Dining, Live Music, Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 18, 2017

Father's Day Brunch, great food, service and drinks!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 3, 2017

great service. amazing food and desserts. a great find. thanks open table. :)

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 28, 2017

We met our friends for lunch and had never been here before. It was a lovely place for afternoon brunch. The menu accommodated both brunch and lunch. The mimosas and Bloody Mary were perfect. But our waitress Loretta made our visit memorable. She was charming, witty and because of her we would surely return.

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Afternoon Coffee, Great Beer
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 18, 2017

The food was very good and the service as excellent.

Tags: Live Music, Good for Groups, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 18, 2017

I have eaten here twice before and found the food to be fine and of good value. This third time was unsatisfactory. The prime rib for $23.00 was tough/chewy/fatty. No better and maybe even less good than a typical prime rib dinner at a diner. I expected better. It was accompanied by cauliflower gratin: two or three florets in a ramekin and potato of choice. If I wanted diner food, I'd have gone to the Oconee.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 10, 2017

Open Mic night. Very cool..staff was attentive. My wrap was nicely prepared and tasty..brew was cold!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on March 31, 2017

This restaurant was very "common" and nothing special. The dining area was next to the bar and even though it was separated by a glass wall, the noise coming from the bar made conversation virtually impossible. Don't understand why the band had to play so loud since their were at best 10-15 in the bar, but I guess they were oblivious to other patrons. This restaurant was a big disappointment!!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 31, 2017

I would consider myself regular here. The staff are friendly, food is good, and prices are fair.

Tags: Cozy, Comfort Food, Live Music
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 25, 2017

Food was excellent. Nice selection of appetizers and meats and fish plus the Irish classics you would expect at an Irish restaurant. Service was more than I could have hoped for. Went on Saturday night. Live music was great with good old songs mixed with great Irish toons. Great place for anything from a casual date to a special occasion.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 10, 2017

Food was delicious, and portions were generous. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. My only gripe was the overpriced soda in a plastic cup for $3.50.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 19, 2017

It was wonderful having food and conversation with friends UNTIL the music began at 6 pm and conversation was no longer delightful. Upon leaving, we walked up to see the band and those dancing. The volume was ear splitting!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 19, 2017

Very nice for Sunday brunch. Service was excellent:)

Tags: Casual, Good for Groups
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 17, 2017

Great atmosphere food was delicious and our waitress was very attentive

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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 12, 2017

As always, Shandon Court went above and beyond. Food was amazing, great service, beautiful ambiance and great music. Shandon never lets us down. Had a great time.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Live Music, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Great for Lunch, Local Ingredients, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Afternoon Coffee, Good for Groups, Seasonal, Great for Brunch, Outstanding Value, Kid-friendly, Live Sports, Great for Outdoor Dining, Disabled Access, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Great Beer, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 24, 2017

We had a lovely relaxed birthday celebration with friends. Our waitress, Heather was amazing and the live music was an added bonus!

Tags: Happy Hour
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on January 14, 2017

I've been here plenty of times but it was the first time for my 6 guests. I am pleased to say that they loved it as well!! Also, your bartender was amazing! He makes the best chocolate martinis ever!!!

Anna

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Outstanding Value, Fun, Happy Hour, Live Music, Great Beer, Comfort Food
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 31, 2016

My husband and I went here on New Years Eve, and the food was outstanding. We had a waitress who claimed she was new, Shannon, and she was wonderful. She was very attentive, and sweet. The other servers were very nice as well. A waitress that wasn't even ours saw us trying to take a picture and offered to take it for us. Great staff. You can tell all the servers help one another. I will absolutely go back and bring family and friends next time. The music was entertaining for New Years as well.

Tags: Live Music, Neighborhood Gem, Great Beer, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Bar Seating, Cozy, Hot Spot, Good for Anniversaries, Vibrant Bar Scene, Outstanding Value, Fun, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Tasting Menu, Special Occasion
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