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Guidebook for Southampton

Food Scene
Gelato and Cappuccinos to go; for meals sit outside on vine-covered patio
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locals recommend
Sant Ambroeus
30 Main St
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locals recommend
Gelato and Cappuccinos to go; for meals sit outside on vine-covered patio
Popular Americana breakfast spot.
18
locals recommend
The Hampton Maid
259 East Montauk Highway
18
locals recommend
Popular Americana breakfast spot.
Tiny, casual space and delicious Mexican-influenced food.
38
locals recommend
Estia's Little Kitchen
1615 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike
38
locals recommend
Tiny, casual space and delicious Mexican-influenced food.
Elegant, farm-to-table dining in restored Greek-revival mansion.
15
locals recommend
Topping Rose House
1 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike
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locals recommend
Elegant, farm-to-table dining in restored Greek-revival mansion.
Upscale Italian. Eat in the garden if the weather permits.
22
locals recommend
Tutto Il Giorno South
56 NY-27A
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locals recommend
Upscale Italian. Eat in the garden if the weather permits.
Yummy pies, breads, and cookies from the famous cookie making company.
30
locals recommend
Tate's Bake Shop
43 North Sea Road
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locals recommend
Yummy pies, breads, and cookies from the famous cookie making company.
Good lunch spot if you're on the North Fork.
31
locals recommend
Love Lane Kitchen
240 Love Lane
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locals recommend
Good lunch spot if you're on the North Fork.
Burgers, fries, and shakes in Sag.
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locals recommend
LT Burger
62 Main Street
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locals recommend
Burgers, fries, and shakes in Sag.
Elegant Mediterranean.
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locals recommend
Stone Creek Inn
405 Montauk Highway
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locals recommend
Elegant Mediterranean.
Breakfast, sandwiches to go, coffee.
17
locals recommend
The Golden Pear Cafe
99 Main Street
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locals recommend
Breakfast, sandwiches to go, coffee.
Stylish, classic French bistro
27
locals recommend
Pierre's
2468 Main Street
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locals recommend
Stylish, classic French bistro
Sushi and Japanese Fusion
10
locals recommend
Suki Zuki
688 New York 27
10
locals recommend
Sushi and Japanese Fusion
11
locals recommend
Goldberg's Famous Bagels
801 County Road 39
11
locals recommend
Restaurant at Gurney's Resort, amazing view.
10
locals recommend
Scarpetta Beach
290 Old Montauk Hwy
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locals recommend
Restaurant at Gurney's Resort, amazing view.
Famous, stop by on the way to or from Montauk
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locals recommend
The Lobster Roll
1980 Montauk Highway
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locals recommend
Famous, stop by on the way to or from Montauk
Great food truck and food-to-go plus farm-made food and products.
8 Hands Farm
4735 Cox Ln
Great food truck and food-to-go plus farm-made food and products.
Great spot when you're on Shelter Island.
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locals recommend
Vine Street Café
41 South Ferry Road
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locals recommend
Great spot when you're on Shelter Island.
Good stand-by year-round restaurant with emphasis on seafood.
10
locals recommend
The Bell & Anchor
3253 Noyac Road
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locals recommend
Good stand-by year-round restaurant with emphasis on seafood.
Casual waterside spot with fun, harbor atmosphere.
16
locals recommend
The Dock House
1 Long Wharf
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locals recommend
Casual waterside spot with fun, harbor atmosphere.
Great, sophisticated food in a simple country setting. Try to spot horses roaming in the fields just across the road...
Cove Hollow Tavern
85 Montauk Hwy
Great, sophisticated food in a simple country setting. Try to spot horses roaming in the fields just across the road...
Good for casual lunch on the water. Some latino-themed food.
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locals recommend
Canal Cafe & Market
44 Newtown Road
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locals recommend
Good for casual lunch on the water. Some latino-themed food.
Yummy lobster rolls and bisque, great for takeout on way to/from beach.
Shinnecock Lobster Factory
42 Montauk Hwy
Yummy lobster rolls and bisque, great for takeout on way to/from beach.
Gets very busy on some nights, but fun place for seafood with great outdoor dining and sweeping views.
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locals recommend
Cowfish
258 East Montauk Highway
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locals recommend
Gets very busy on some nights, but fun place for seafood with great outdoor dining and sweeping views.
Pit stop for fried chicken and ice cream -- a local staple. Kids love it.
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locals recommend
Slo-Jack's Drive-In
212 West Montauk Highway
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locals recommend
Pit stop for fried chicken and ice cream -- a local staple. Kids love it.
Arts & Culture
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locals recommend
Southampton History Museum
17 Meeting House Lane
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locals recommend
Great children's museum with lots of activities.
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locals recommend
Children's Museum of the East End
376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike
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locals recommend
Great children's museum with lots of activities.
Rogers Memorial Library
91 Coopers Farm Road
The Watermill Center
39 Water Mill Towd Road
Great local art museum, new building by Herzog de Meuron.
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locals recommend
Parrish Art Museum
279 Montauk Highway
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locals recommend
Great local art museum, new building by Herzog de Meuron.
Essentials
Parking around back. Chili and chowders recommended. Great seafood counter and good pizzas.
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locals recommend
Citarella Gourmet Market - Southampton
20 NY-27A
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locals recommend
Parking around back. Chili and chowders recommended. Great seafood counter and good pizzas.
Open every day farmer's market for fresh, local produce, homemade pies, and sometimes seafood.
Nurel's
Open every day farmer's market for fresh, local produce, homemade pies, and sometimes seafood.
Herrick Hardware Inc
41 Main Street
Parks & Nature
Beautiful beach with all the amenities (in season).
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locals recommend
Cooper's Beach
268 Meadow Ln
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locals recommend
Beautiful beach with all the amenities (in season).
Freshwater lake swimming, tranquil beauty
Emma Rose Elliston Park
Freshwater lake swimming, tranquil beauty
Kayak launch spot, good for beginners.
Bullhead Bay
Kayak launch spot, good for beginners.
Beautiful hiking trails and beach. Upland forest, fields, ponds, salt marsh, beach and a lagoon. In the fall and spring you can hike the entire 3-mile beach of Jessup's Neck.
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locals recommend
Elizabeth A Morton National Wildlife Refuge Admin Building And Visitor Contact Station
2595 Noyack Road
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locals recommend
Beautiful hiking trails and beach. Upland forest, fields, ponds, salt marsh, beach and a lagoon. In the fall and spring you can hike the entire 3-mile beach of Jessup's Neck.
Amazing beach with ocean on one side and bay beach on the other with calmer water for children.
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locals recommend
Flying Point Beach
1055 Flying Point Road
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locals recommend
Amazing beach with ocean on one side and bay beach on the other with calmer water for children.
Beautiful and interesting gardens, extensive and thematic.
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locals recommend
LongHouse Reserve
133 Hands Creek Road
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locals recommend
Beautiful and interesting gardens, extensive and thematic.
Kiteboarding launch spot on the bay side and ocean beach across the street.
Tiana Bayside Facility
89 Dune Rd
Kiteboarding launch spot on the bay side and ocean beach across the street.
Really nice bay beach near Sag Harbor with beautiful sunsets.
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locals recommend
Long Beach
12
locals recommend
Really nice bay beach near Sag Harbor with beautiful sunsets.
Private beach for the community and starting point for beach walks heading east.
44 S Beach Rd
44 S Beach Rd
Private beach for the community and starting point for beach walks heading east.
Scenic beach near cliffs. Surfing and wave riding, people watching. Can get very crowded in season.
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locals recommend
Ditch Plains Beach
18 Ditch Plains Road
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locals recommend
Scenic beach near cliffs. Surfing and wave riding, people watching. Can get very crowded in season.
Great for sunsets, shallow water for kids. Go on weekdays to avoid crowds. Live music on weekend nights.
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locals recommend
Meschutt Beach Hut
1 Canal Road
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locals recommend
Great for sunsets, shallow water for kids. Go on weekdays to avoid crowds. Live music on weekend nights.
Town Park with great kids playground.
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locals recommend
Agawam Park
23 Main Street
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locals recommend
Town Park with great kids playground.
Botanical Gardens
Bridge Gardens
36 Mitchell Lane
Botanical Gardens
Gorgeous beach on Peconic Bay. 8 min. drive away, and well worth a trip especially after 4 pm. Walk down the beach for a view of Squire's Pond. Town beach pass required July-1 - LD between 9 am and 6 pm. Worth going after 6 pm for sunset if you don't have pass.
West Landing Beach
Gorgeous beach on Peconic Bay. 8 min. drive away, and well worth a trip especially after 4 pm. Walk down the beach for a view of Squire's Pond. Town beach pass required July-1 - LD between 9 am and 6 pm. Worth going after 6 pm for sunset if you don't have pass.
Entertainment & Activities
Fun North Fork vineyard with lovely patio. Known for Rosé. Only open in high season.
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locals recommend
Croteaux Vineyards
1450 South Harbor Road
17
locals recommend
Fun North Fork vineyard with lovely patio. Known for Rosé. Only open in high season.
Movie theater in the village.
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locals recommend
Regal UA Southampton Theatres
43 Hill Street
7
locals recommend
Movie theater in the village.
Theater and museum; check calendar of events for programming.
30
locals recommend
Guild Hall of East Hampton Inc.
158 Main Street
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Theater and museum; check calendar of events for programming.
Fun for oenophiles
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locals recommend
Wölffer Estate Vineyard
139 Sagg Road
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locals recommend
Fun for oenophiles
Farm Stand in the Summer, Pumpkin Picking and Corn Maze in the Fall
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locals recommend
Hank's Pumpkintown
240 Montauk Highway
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locals recommend
Farm Stand in the Summer, Pumpkin Picking and Corn Maze in the Fall
Good stop on a North Fork vineyard tour
McCall Wines
22600 New York 25
Good stop on a North Fork vineyard tour
Upscale tasting room, yummy wines
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locals recommend
Bedell Cellars
36225 New York 25
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locals recommend
Upscale tasting room, yummy wines
Outdoor tasting room (part of Lieb Cellars)
Bridge Lane Tasting Room
35 Cox Neck Rd
Outdoor tasting room (part of Lieb Cellars)
Lessons, gear, and outings for all water sports.
Peconic Water Sports Sag Harbor
3253 Noyac Rd
Lessons, gear, and outings for all water sports.
Yoga classes overlooking beautiful vineyard, sometimes held outdoors.
One Ocean Yoga
1927 Scuttle Hole Rd
Yoga classes overlooking beautiful vineyard, sometimes held outdoors.
Shopping
Favorite book shop in Hamptons.
Harbor Books and Dobra Tea
20 Main Street
Favorite book shop in Hamptons.
Great gifts and home decor shop when you're on the North Fork.
Phoebe & Belle
37070 Main Rd
Great gifts and home decor shop when you're on the North Fork.
Homenature
6 Main Street
Fabulous antique shop.
Black Swan Antiques
26 Main St
Fabulous antique shop.
Awesome and reasonably-priced vintage furniture.
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locals recommend
Beall & Bell
430 Main Street
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locals recommend
Awesome and reasonably-priced vintage furniture.
Old-school seafood market on the water with local seafood.
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locals recommend
Cor-J Seafood Corporation
36 Lighthouse Road
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locals recommend
Old-school seafood market on the water with local seafood.
Getting Around
Rotations Bicycle Center
32 Windmill Lane
Kiteboard, Kayak, Paddleboard Rental
Hampton Watersports
1688 County Rd 39
Kiteboard, Kayak, Paddleboard Rental
Jitney service to/from the city
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locals recommend
Hampton Jitney
395 County Rd 39
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locals recommend
Jitney service to/from the city