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Hurricane Grill & Wings

Hurricane Grill & Wings

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  When you think of waterside restaurants a sports bar may not be the first place that comes to mind, but if it’s Hurricane Grill & Wings on the Neguntatogue Creek, think again. This eatery combines the best of a classic sports bar with a casual dock and dine restaurant. When the weather is fine […]

Arden Kitchen & Bar

Arden Kitchen & Bar

March 7, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  A few minutes’ walk from Port Jefferson Harbor, I saw a sign on the street directing me upstairs for good food. The sign wasn’t misleading. Arden is a spot for dining Wednesdays through Sundays, a place for brunching on Sundays, a venue for dancing to a hot DJ and a cool band (sometimes vice […]

Conchy Joe’s Seafood

Conchy Joe’s Seafood

February 11, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Conchy Joe’s Seafood has graced the banks of the Indian River in Jensen Beach since 1983, becoming a veritable institution for docking and dining. This restaurant is a favorite watering hole for locals and popular amongst the boating crowd for its waterfront location. The atmosphere at Conchy Joe’s is tropical with coconut palms dancing […]

Tides Restaurant & Pub

Tides Restaurant & Pub

February 2, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Nahant is a small resort community located on a peninsula fourteen miles north of Boston, surrounded by the Atlantic on three sides. Nestled on a beach in picturesque Nahant, Tides Restaurant and Pub offers guests a diverse, nautical-inspired menu. It’s the perfect location to enjoy freshly caught seafood, a wide array of cocktails, and […]

Doc’s Marina Grill

Doc’s Marina Grill

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Eagle Harbor is 30 minutes west of Seattle’s downtown by boat, on the shores of Bainbridge Island. Moor your boat offshore or use the transient space at the city dock, which is just west of the ferry landing, and then take a five-minute stroll on the Waterfront Loop Trail located along historic sites, beautiful sculptures […]

Duffy’s Sports Grill

Duffy’s Sports Grill

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

        Duffy’s Sport Grill, located in North Miami Beach, is a perfect dining location for boaters. You can dock your boat for free while dining along a large dock spanning the length of this eatery. I recently caught a late lunch with a friend at Duffy’s. It’s a large restaurant with ample […]

Le Tub Saloon

Le Tub Saloon

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Before 2006, Le Tub Saloon was a hole-in-the-wall favorite among locals. Things changed in February of that year when Alan Richman of GQ magazine named their 13-ounce sirloin burger the best in the nation. And the rest is burger history. Located off A1A on the Intracoastal Waterway in Hollywood, the restaurant has a 150-foot dock […]

U-Tiki Beach

U-Tiki Beach

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

If you are looking for one of the most scenic dock-and-dine restaurants in Palm Beach County, U-Tiki Beach fits the bill. Situated across from the Jupiter Lighthouse, the water-side restaurant — owned by veteran South Florida restauranteur Jim Taube — is a perfect place to stop during a day on the water.  New floating docks […]

Sailfish Marina Restaurant

Sailfish Marina Restaurant

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Warm breezes greeted us as we ventured into the Sailfish Marina Restaurant in Palm Beach Shores. Arriving with other late-lunchers and early-bird diners, we found a busy scene both inside, where open floor-to-ceiling windows carried in sea air, and outside, where dock chairs and large umbrellas front the water. We were seated at the back […]

The Bridgetender

The Bridgetender

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The Bridgetender restaurant has stood watch over the drawbridge at Wrightsville Beach since 1976, offering notable nourishment to locals and travelers along the Intracoastal. Enjoy the view along this busy section of the waterway by dining outdoors on the decks or getting an indoor seat by the windows in the restaurant or bar. Fresh local […]

Cutty Sark Grill

Cutty Sark Grill

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The cozy and casual restaurant at Cutty Sark Marina, located in the newly developed East Beach neighborhood of Norfolk, nestles into a row of marinas along Pretty Lake Avenue. There are finger slips for smaller boats and the restaurant can accommodate a few larger boats as well — call ahead to check on availability. The […]

Cantler’s Riverside Inn

Cantler’s Riverside Inn

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Cantler’s Riverside Inn is only minutes by water from the busy Annapolis City Dock, even though you feel like you’re a world away. Overlooking the creek and banks, the restaurant is a favorite for boaters who want fresh seafood in a great setting. The restaurant offers free docking while you eat.  If there are enough […]

Captain Chuck-A-Muck’s

Captain Chuck-A-Muck’s

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Captain Chuck-A-Muck’s on the Jones Creek is a great laid back destination for hungry boaters.  They have a relaxed atmosphere and many boaters pull into their dock for a nice lunch or dinner.  Stunning views of Jones Creek will accompany your meal. You can eat on the deck or inside. Jimmy Buffett is often playing in the […]

The Surf Rider Restaurant

The Surf Rider Restaurant

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

I like walking into the Surf Rider. As soon as you step inside this casual and easy going place, you feel like one of the locals. You sense that there are good food and gracious people here, and you’re right. The open dining area, with a full bar off to the side, is flooded with […]

The Rudder

The Rudder

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

On Massachusetts’ scenic north shore, the Rocky Neck area of Gloucester has been home to a burgeoning artists’ colony for more than 150 years. Located in the heart of Rocky Neck in a historic building, The Rudder offers diners an unhurried meal of fresh seafood and innovative American cuisine. Boaters can dock directly at The […]

On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront

September 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

On the Waterfront is a perfect spot to dock and dine while enjoying boating on the Great South Bay.  It is located right down the street from Sandspit Park Beach and Marina. The restaurant is more appropriately described as a bar and grill. The dining room has a nice view of the canal and is […]

The Dory

The Dory

August 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

As soon as you walk into The Dory, you get that same comfortable feeling as when you slip on your favorite boat shoes. The friendly, relaxed atmosphere makes this a welcoming spot for boaters.  Jack, the owner, most likely will greet you as you enter. The Dory has been serving locals and visitors alike since […]

Latitude 121

Latitude 121

June 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Nestled in the heart of historic Stony Brook, Latitude 121 is across the way from the harbor and a short walk from the Stony Brook Yacht Club. Occupying the same space as Brook House, the new restaurant opted to keep its predecessor’s ice cream parlor and family friendly atmosphere while revamping the dining area and […]

Althouse 1848

Althouse 1848

March 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

  History isn’t usually a reason I seek out an eatery. I’m looking for good food, friendly service, and convenient docking, and Althouse 1848 satisfies my criteria. There’s a warm feeling inside this two-level gastropub and when the weather’s warm, there’s also outdoor seating overlooking the water. Though the inviting bar area has of the […]

Old Fields

Old Fields

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Old Fields has created a buzz in the short time it has been open (especially as compared with its Greenlawn location, which has been around since 1956). It’s appealing to boaters enjoying scenic Port Jefferson and is a delicious destination any time of the year. The restaurant is cozy and rustic. It has several seating […]

Front Street Station

Front Street Station

October 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Front Street Station 212 Front Street Greenport 631 333 2050 http://www.eatatfrontstreet.com/ Front Street Station is that rare combination of good food, pleasant service, warm atmosphere and reasonable prices. Add to that easy accessibility for boaters, and it’s a real winner. Part of the building is an old dining car that used to be the Park […]

Billys by the Bay

Billys by the Bay

September 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Billys by the Bay 2530 Manhasset Avenue Greenport 631-477-8300 www.billysbythebayrestaurant.com Greenport is the perfect mix of old and new. It’s one of those waterside villageswheremodern yachts berth next to old wooden ones,and chic restaurants come along but don’t displace an old-timey place like Billys by the Bay. Located in a corner of Brewer’s Yacht Yard, […]