VISTAMAR

4.6
212 Reviews
$31 to $50
Latin American
VISTAMAR, ocean view in Spanish, is a Latin restaurant specializing in seafood located in City Island. The restaurant offers a unique dining experience with waterfront views.

At VISTAMAR we strive to make sure our customers feel at home whether they are celebrating a birthday, family event or just joining us for the night. Enjoy our cocina latina and stay for the hospitality.

Restaurant, lounge and event space available.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Staff temperature check required
  • Diner temperature check required
  • Contact tracing information collected
  • Proof of vaccination required to dine indoors
What 212 people are saying
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IndiraV
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on November 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, drinks and service.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had such a great time with my friends. I will definitely come back. The staff was nice and the food was great. We had mimosas for brunch and it was delicious.

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Britt
Miami
2 reviews
Dined on October 30, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

I had a good time. Everything was clean, the food came and drinks came fast. Only thing I was disappointed on is that it was my husband birthday and I put in the notes to sing happy birthday and they didn't.

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OliviaT
1 review
Dined on October 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food prices worth it! Great friendly staff definitely coming again.

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VanessaG
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The only issue was being charged $7.00 for a slice of birthday cake which we did not know of the charge until the check came.

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Bonvivant15
New York Area
21 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

The staff was very attentive. The vegetables a bit salty. No lunch specials

MA
vipMiguelA
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service is getting there but food and views are remarkable

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vipnyc117
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Not happy to see an imposed gratuity of 18%. Any customer should be able to decide the gratuity amount.
Won’t be back.

OT
OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall5food4service2ambience3

Went for my mom’s bday. Food was good and service was also fair. did not disappoint

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
11 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We do brunch. Always a good time and food is awesome.
I live it

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StephanieG
1 review
Dined on July 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server was amazing. There was a moment where they forgot one of our peoples drink. But beside that the experience was great very energetic and fun!!!

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JasmineC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This restaurant is great. From the drinks to the camaromofongo! I love it. The music was a little too loud but it was a vibeeee.

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CesarH
1 review
Dined on July 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Everything was outstanding, just one minor defect, the noise inside was a little too much, we could barely hear our conversation, and the music was a little too high, but overall everything was excellent. We will definitely visit again and again.

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StephanieR
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

always a great time at vistamar. beautiful restaurant.

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CharlieC
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Came here with some family members to celebrate our birthday, yes I am a twin! Food was excellent. I gave the food 4 star only because we had a prefix menu! I would have preffered to order from the regular menu but I get it we were a large party! Other than that the food was wonderful. Diane( or it can Diana, im sorry)! She came around often to make sure all the guest were alright.

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Britt
Miami
3 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was my first time and overall I had a great experience

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
11 reviews
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a blast. Hit the brunch.
Everything was awesome from the food,service,and just the overall p.r. flavor. Will definitely. Be back.
Ty

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server Sabrina was amazing. She was patient, attentive and so sweet. Would come again!

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evied
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall2food5service1ambience5

The food was excellent. The service sucked. The waiter needs to be trained on how to speak to customers and how to explain in a professional how long the wait is going to being. He was blunt rude and unprofessional!!! Lost a customer even though I know you don't care but that is the truth thank you but no thank you!

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TimothyM
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed eating at your restaurant. The experience was awesome.

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MinelyR
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

A dos de las 7 personas que fuimos no nos dieron menú nos toco esperar que terminaran de ver y luego otros usar los menús

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall2food4service2ambience4

Food was great and the ambiance was really good, too. However they messed up our bill. They charged all our drinks twice. I asked them to change it and they came back with a new bill, I gave them my card before double checking but I noticed they had still charged us an additional drink. They couldnt void the charge on my card, so they had to give me some cash back. It was just a bad experience overall.

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ElianaG
1 review
Dined on May 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very welcoming environment. Staff was great! Food was delicious. Great customer service!

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SuzanneD
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on May 14, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Sat outside and had a relaxing sunset meal. Food portions are generous, service is great and drinks are strong. Worth returning for lunch or dinner again.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience3

It's nice but the music is to loud to the point that you can't have a conversation

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall1food1service2ambience1

We went there for Mothers day. The parking in their parking lot took 30 minutes. There was no valet parking. It took them 1 hour to bring our appetizers and 2 hours for our main course. The pernil and ribs were poorly seasoned and the rice was hard and they had pieces of white rice mixed in with my yellow. We drove from CT, the atmosphere, was amazing, and drinks, but there food was terrible. Not worth the $300 I spent . We still had a good time minus there terrible food.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience4

Wasn't the best food, steak was overcooked and the drinks were weak, it was mother's day so didn't expect the best of service but didn't expect it to be as bad as it was, might give it another chance but not sure yet

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vipWill
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding pick for Mother's Day brunch! Prompt service, great food, and ample portions. Plus a great view from the high-top table overlooking the water.

JS
JeannetteS
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely Service. Appearance of place is beautiful, the view is phenomenal. The food was delicious, fresh and presentable, the dessert was tasty, and the drinks were nicely prepared powerful! The waitress, servers, and front desk were all so nice and attentive to our needs. I love this place will continue to go more often!

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CarmenR
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Vistamar is a great place to dine. Friendly & Family place

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Jose
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience5

The Music was loud and the Server had to repeat herself 2x for drinks she stated "This is the last time I am repeating myself"

The food was tasteless. Definitely wouldn't go for the food.

The ambiance is beautiful. Really nice place to attend and I am sure other servers would do a better job.

MF
MaricelaF
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 18, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience1

Went here for mofongo which was good. Service was also good but it felt crowded and the music was very loud. Was hard to have conversations.

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KristinaD
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing service . The food was amazing and the service they provided my family was amazing especially since I was celebrating my sister and mother’s birthday . I would definitely recommendation in addition to returning with friends.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall2food1service4ambience3

Food quality was disappointing .I could not eat the meal I took home. this place was great pre COVID
Service and ambiance was good.

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mari
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I had the best time would recommend first time I attended here very impressed the waiter was awesome the food was excelente i had my daughters Birthday this week they practice social distance felt safe with my family will go back again

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NancyR
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 11, 2021
Overall2food2service4ambience2

When we first arrived 10 min early doors were closed the place opened up at 1 15pm when the emailed stated don't be late and the young lady that opened the door didn't even greet us she opened the door and walked back in we wasn't sure if we should follow. Besides that the server was really nice. Don't think I'll be returning here for Brunch.

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LuzT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service! No waiting time and waiters were rounding and making sure we were taken care of.

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GabrielaG
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good food , everyone’s really nice.would definitely go again .

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LuisP
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Food was ok . Steak was ordered medium rare we received it well done. Drinks came 20 min later after ordering.

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Deedee
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great time!
Food & drinks are delicious!
Service excellent.
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FAQs

VISTAMAR does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. VISTAMAR also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (718) 709-0888.

VISTAMAR is rated 4.6 stars by 212 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.