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258 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946-4118
+1 631-594-3868
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cornbread” (11 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
258 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946-4118
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends get together at CowFish in Hampton Bays, NY for a Rafael Vineyards Wine Pairing Dinner 1-12-2018 Great food + plenty of wine + good friends =s a fabulous evening.

Thank YodaNyc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re from the south and I’ve never had Cornbread as good as this! The staff was terrific and everything we had exceeded expectations. This is a well thought out establishment from the ambience to the southern food with a northern twist. Loved it!

Thank Joey M
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

So glad we stumbled across this beautiful restaurant. It was a great way to end our couples weekend getaway! The water view was relaxing and beautiful. Great service and friendly staff, we even received an envelope with a promotional offer to come back again which...More

Thank Silvanad09
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

On our recent visit to the area we wanted dinner in a low key seafood place with good food. We hit a home run here! The place is tucked away on the water and in back of some other buildings so we walked into another...More

Thank NWRob
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic setting very good food. Wonderful place to go on a warm Summer night. Food/ Drinks a bit expensive.

Thank dondebe2
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Excellent waterview and views of several marinas. Seafood prepared in an excellent manner. Nice bar area. Lobsters served in a great way.

Thank Irwin B
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Fabulous location. Lovely hosts. Superb views across the ocean. Scrummy food. The chowder and corn bread are to die for, but safe space for dessert!

Thank Dickie B
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Nice View, Food and People ... a really great stop on our trip to the Hamptons ... burgers, salads, and amazing desserts ... we all loved it !!!

Thank Gilberto H
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first time here at Cowfish and it was truly outstanding. We were taken very good care of by our bartender/ waitress Callie. She was truly outstanding!!! We stayed at the bar because there was a 25 min wait. Callie suggested that we...More

Thank stringali
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This place has a great atmosphere, good bar and EXCELLENT food. The jumbo buffalo shrimp are to die for. Everything that i have eaten here has been really executed well. A must go to!

Thank slynn0104
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10 August 2016|
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Response from jackiej526 | Reviewed this property |
Happy Hour is 3:00-5:00 weekdays
25 August 2015|
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Response from Donna L | Reviewed this property |
I was there around 500 the wait was minimal . I know they had some tables with reservation signs in it so depending on you party size maybe calling ahead could help . They also have an outside lounge which serves appetizersi... More
lois k
28 May 2015|
Response from Colleen H | Reviewed this property |
I was able to see the prices on the menu by pulling up the menu in a pdf format. I would say average prices for a dinner entree would be around $25. Beef prices hit me as being very high--I'm not looking to spend $40 for a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946-4118
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Hampton Bays
  • Phone Number: +1 631-594-3868
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Whether you are chasing the summer sun or wishing for a warm winter meal, Cowfish is here for you every season. This stylish spot with rustic furnishings pairs steaks, seafood, and sushi with canal views from patio tables. Plenty of boat docking, with catering available.
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