15 Restaurants Offering Outdoor Dining on Long Island

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15 Restaurants Offering Outdoor Dining on Long Island


This Italian restaurant is located at the Blue Water Yacht Club in Merrick and serves authentic Italian cuisine. For those traveling by boat, dock-and-dine services are available as well. 1944 Bayberry Ave., Merrick


Amici Restaurant serves classic Italian dishes with patio and backyard seating options. Amici also puts on live music and events for customers to enjoy. 304 Rte. 25A, Mount Sinai


Calissa’s menu focuses on Greek and seafood dishes, with a large outdoor patio where diners can enjoy their meal. 1020 Montauk Hwy., Water Mill

Duryea’s Montauk

This seaside gem with spectacular views and fresh local seafood and other American eats offers seating both indoors and outdoors. 65 Tuthill Rd., Montauk


FatFish on the Water overlooks the Great South Bay and serves up seafood fresh from ocean to table. This Mediterranean-inspired restaurant offers live music almost every night as well as a wine bar. 28 Cottage Ave., Bay Shore


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La Fondita

La Fondita serves authentic Mexican “street food,” emphasizing the fresh ingredients of a traditional taqueria. The restaurant features Adirondack chairs and picnic tables overlooking the pond. 74 Montauk Hwy., Amagansett

Navy Beach

Coastal Navy Beach is a beachfront restaurant overlooking Fort Pond Bay. The coastal cuisine of Navy Beach pairs well with its wine list, including one of the largest selections of rosé wines in the Hamptons. 16 Navy Rd., Montauk

Plattduetsche Park

Plattduetsche Park has offered traditional German cuisine to Long Island since 1901. This 8-acre property holds their restaurant, Biergarten, festivals, and array of German clubs. 1132 Hempstead Tpke., Franklin Square 


Prime Restaurant diners enjoy panoramic views of Huntington Harbor from its covered porch and open-air patio while chowing down on American cuisine. 117 N. New York Ave., Huntington 


This rum bar features all-day happy hours and Island-inspired cuisine, with the first rooftop terrace dining experience in the area. 13 E. Main St., Patchogue


Sandbar’s menu was created by the accomplished Chef Guy Reuge. Sandbar features a polished coastal casual ambiance with elaborate American cuisine from both land and sea. 55 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor

Solé East

Solé East’s Backyard Restaurant is located in the gardens of the Solé East Resort. The Mediterranean-style menu features a poolside option for those who choose to lounge by the pool while enjoying their meal. 90 Second House Rd., Montauk


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View offers dockside American dining with views of the Great South plus weekday happy hours and live music. 3 Consuelo Pl., Oakdale

Wave Seafood & Steak

Wave Seafood & Steak is located in Danfords on the Sound. Their seasonal farm-to-table inspired menu features fresh seafood and local produce. 25 E. Broadway, Port Jefferson

2 Spring 

An Oyster Bay favorite, 2 Spring serves a contemporary American menu that highlights a European multi course dining experience. Their outdoor patio space is intimate and decorated with an abundance of flowers. 2 Spring St., Oyster Bay

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