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Restaurants in The Hamptons

Despite the area’s ritzy reputation, it is still home to fishermen who make a living off the ocean and farmers who tend to local farms, and the Hamptons restaurants take full advantage of this local harvest. You can expect delicious platters of fried oysters or steamer clams at casual seaside spots, like Bostwick’s Chowder House, which is located right on the water and provides gorgeous sunset views while you enjoy dinner. The best restaurants in the Hamptons also take advantage of the local harvests, turning them into upscale twists on classic.

For the last quarter century, one of the most popular restaurants in the Hamptons has been Nick and Toni’s. The East Hampton spot draws in celebrities and locals alike with its locally sourced food and creative plates of Mediterranean and Italian cuisines. Be sure to snag a reservation in advance if you want to eat at this Hamptons restaurant.

  • 27 Lobster & Surf Shack

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Casual, cajun-accented seafood. (Seasonal.) More
  • Annona

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Italian restaurant with a built-in vegetable and herb garden. Located above a luxury car showroom. More
  • Bostwick’s Chowder House

    One of the few places in the Hamptons for waterfront dining and sunset views. The seafood is right off the boat. More
  • Byron at the Surf Lodge

    New owner Jayma Cardoso has dialed back the Bacchanalian revelry and returned the Surf Lodge to its more mellow origins. In addition to a complete ... More
  • Cyril's Fish House

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The after-beach crowd spills out of this sun-dappled bar situated on a long stretch of road in Amagansett with the Long Island Railroad running thr... More
  • Della Femina

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Dock House, Sag Harbor

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    In a weathered cottage on Sag Harbor’s wharf, groupies line up at the Dock House for the clam chowder and steamed lobsters; the live specimens are ... More
  • Duryea’s Lobster Deck

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Bring a bottle of rosé to Duryea’s Lobster Deck, set on a rocky Montauk outcropping and renowned for its well-priced lobster. Just be prepared for ... More
  • Fresno

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
  • Gig Shack

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Gig Shack serves "global surf cuisine," including fish tacos and a soft-shell crab BLT. Stick around long enough to watch a local musician drop in ... More
  • Gosman's Dock

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    For a light dinner, try tender littleneck clams with a gorgeous view of the harbor. More
  • Harvest on Fort Pond

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Smell the roses while lunching on scallop-laden bruschetta in the magnificent Tuscan-inspired garden. More
  • Hideaway

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Tucked in the back of a marina, this open-air restaurant is worth seeking out for its grilled Mexican corn on the cob. More
  • Inlet Seafood

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The restaurant is owned by six native fishermen who unload their daily catch less than 150 feet away from the restaurant. For fish any fresher—in t... More
  • Joni's

    After riding the morning waves, everyone gathers for breakfast burritos and chai lattes at Joni's. More

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