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The Homestead

The Homestead

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  If the answer to the question, “Where do you want to eat today?” is “Someplace Teddy Roosevelt frequented,” then head to The Homestead. Located a short walk from the Oyster Bay Marine Center and Sagamore Yacht Club, the restaurant has been serving food and drink since 1896. Our 26th president was said to drop […]

Brophy Bros

Brophy Bros

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Brophy Bros. is directly on the Ventura Harbor and seems to be bustling at all times—especially during weekends and happy hour during the week. Casual, local favorite for many years, thanks to offering the best view in the harbor, Brophy Bros. is a great spot to grab a drink, have a snack or enjoy […]

Latitude 43

Latitude 43

March 7, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Latitude 43 combines Asian-fusion cuisine and sushi with a locally sourced seafood menu. The attached Minglewood tavern offers pub food, live music, and an array of . The restaurant is conveniently located on the waterfront in Gloucester’s downtown, an easy walk from dockage options, shops and area attractions. The Cape Ann Marina presents easy dockage […]

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 […]

AcQua

AcQua

March 3, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  The location along Merrick Bay is cool, the restaurant’s indoor and waterside décor is comfortable, and its service staff is agreeable but not intrusive. Yet there’s not a single indication that anyone working in the kitchen at AcQua is laid back — you know from your first bite that the focus is on the […]

Ray’s Cafe and Boathouse

Ray’s Cafe and Boathouse

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

When one is approaching Ray’s Café and Boathouse, it’s hard to pass by this restaurant.  The location overlooks Shilshole Bay and the mountains beyond, shimmering against the bright blue water. With views like that, the delicious and moderately priced seafood cuisine is a bonus. Ray’s is actually two eateries in one, both have indoor and […]

Frigate’s Waterfront Bar and Grill

Frigate’s Waterfront Bar and Grill

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Frigate’s Waterfront Bar and Grill on U.S. Highway 1 in North Palm Beach is a favorite stop for my family of four. Nestled on the shore of the Intracoastal, it’s easily accessible by boat with 500 feet of dock space (first-come, first-served). And they happen to be dog friendly — a big plus for our […]

K-Rae’s Waterway Bar and Grille

K-Rae’s Waterway Bar and Grille

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The luck of the Irish teams up well with the Grand Strand’s seafood offerings at K-Rae’s Waterway Bar and Grille for a perfect stop when you’re heading along the Waccamaw River, also known as the Intracoastal Waterway. The restaurant shares space with Wacca Wache Marina – tying up is gratis when you eat at K-Rae’s. […]

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 […]

Foxy’s Harbor Grille

Foxy’s Harbor Grille

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Within the historic harbor of St. Michaels on Maryland’s Eastern Shore dwells a little outdoor establishment that makes its guests feel like they’ve landed in the Caribbean.  Once you’ve docked your boat at the St. Michaels marina, follow the pier to the umbrellas covering Foxy’s patio. My family and I enjoyed an early Sunday dinner […]

Water’s Edge Bar & Grill

Water’s Edge Bar & Grill

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Hampton Roads boasts dozens of marinas for boaters in the Lower Chesapeake Bay.  For many, Salt Ponds Marina in Hampton, featuring the Water’s Edge Bar & Grill, continues to be a favorite. Rarely will you find a more relaxing and peaceful spot combined with enough good food and activities to keep the entire crew happy […]

757 Crave on the Harbor

757 Crave on the Harbor

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Lower Chesapeake Bay boaters have frequented 757 Crave on the Harbor for years, enjoying the delicious, eclectic menu, casual atmosphere, and attentive service. The marina restaurant is located at mile marker 0 on the Intracoastal Waterway, halfway between Maine and Florida in Portsmouth, Virginia, and sits at the end of the main dock at Tidewater […]

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 […]

Boca Kitchen * Bar * Catering

Boca Kitchen * Bar * Catering

June 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

  Boca is the new dock and dine located at the end of Glen Cove Creek. While reservations are recommended on weekends, diners will not mind waiting for a table on the large patio complete with rocking chairs and lounge furniture overlooking the marina. The restaurant’s CEO, Carlos Amaury Tavarez, said the Boca name “came […]

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 […]

The Whale’s Tale

The Whale’s Tale

April 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

If you’re not a Northport local, or someone whose boat is berthed at the Britannia Yachting Center, this small gem of a restaurant tucked into the marina may have escaped your attention. Stop by on a Tuesday and both your taste buds and your week will greatly improve. Why Tuesday? That’s the day that The […]

Vine Street Café

Vine Street Café

October 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Lisa and Terry Harwood, owners of casual restaurant Blue Canoe in Greenport, also have a pricier, upscale establishment worth visiting. With ceiling rafters, simple white walls with large windows, and dark wood plank floors, Vine Street Café emits a cozy country feel. After being seated, we were brought a fresh-out-of-the-oven baguette, crisp and tasty paired […]

Maroni Cuisine

Maroni Cuisine

August 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Northport is one of our favorite overnight boating destinations.  The town dock at the foot of Main Street is always a place to be seen!  When we pull into Northport hungry, we usually go for the tasty and great-value takeout of Maroni Cuisine, which is located a very quick walk from the dock. While known […]

Canal Cafe

Canal Cafe

February 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

We received a restaurant tip from foodies we know:  they drive out from Manhattan just to satisfy their craving for the lobster salad roll at the Canal Café.  Located on the west side of the Shinnecock Canal (behind Hampton Watercraft Marine), this restaurant offers friendly casual dining inside and outdoors on a spacious patio that […]

Sunset Bar & Grill

Sunset Bar & Grill

July 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

This brand new restaurant alongside Merrick Bay is bustling with eager energy. From the moment you’re ushered inside, or seated at the outdoor Tiki bar, all the staff you encounter emits the aim-to-please vibe.

Old Mill Inn

Old Mill Inn

September 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The Mattituck Inlet is an idyllic place to boat. Ducks and swans share the waterway, and herons and egrets soar by, perhaps pausing to see if there’s anything good to eat in your boat.