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Edge Water Restaurant

295 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, Southampton, NY 11946-1607
+1 631-723-2323
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
295 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, Southampton, NY 11946-1607
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have passed this restaurant many times but were never inclined to visit until I saw such positive comments on Trip Advisor. Many of the comments mentioned the delicious garlic knots but after being seated and served the basket of bread, I thought the warm...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly atmosphere. Food is always excellent. Very comfortable seating. Staff very friendly, courteous, efficient.More

Thank lenmonte
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am absolutely delighted to know that our staff has made such a wonderful impression, and it's of course great that the food has done the same thing. Thank you so much for sharing these kind words -- I look forward to having you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waitstaff was great,friendly and accommodating but food was disappointing ; lunch starter presentation was appealing but can't say the same for the entreeMore

Thank Luvtomosey
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

While it's nice to know that you were presented with great service and a nice start to your lunch, I'm sorry to know that the rest of your meal didn't rise to the same occasion. Our staff most definitely strives to always deliver a dining...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my all time favorites! I always have a hard time choosing what to eat because everything is delicious! My go to pasta is the memo - yummy! Friendly and attentive service. The view is lovely too!More

Thank nikkip57
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow -- thank you so much, Nikki! It means the world to know that everything from the food to the service has made us one of your all-time favorites. I can't wait to share this with the rest of the staff, and here's to hopefully...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

My family had dinner at Edge Water last night. The food was great, the menu had sufficient choices; good variety. The server was knowledgeable about the food and the portions were adequate. A nice evening out.

Thank slasalle8
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

I'm so happy to see that your experience with us was such a great one, and thanks for sharing your wonderful enthusiasm with everyone. I truly appreciate it and hope to have you and your family back here again sometime soon! All the best, John

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Had a very relaxing dinner at Edgewater Restaurant. Service is impeccable and dinner was great. I recommend getting the crab cakes .. yum!More

Thank Sarah P
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

I'm thrilled you had a great visit with us, Sarah! It's wonderful to know our service was enjoyable and our food a joy. You can go wrong with an order of tasty crabcakes! Thanks for the high marks, and I can't wait to welcome you...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

great food and view love the eggplant and calamari like no other delicious...definately recommend going and we will be back

Thank chichinewyork
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you so much! It's an honor to have earned your recommendation, and I hope we get to see you here again real soon! -John

Reviewed 8 October 2017

The place was very busy on a Thursday evening. Always a good sign. Plenty of locals too. The view must be beautiful by day. We found it a little dark and orange. That said, the service was friendly and prompt. Orders taken and bread delivered...More

Thank Hilary A
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

I'm so glad to see that you had such a lovely meal, Hilary. From the food to the service, I truly enjoyed reading about your experience, and here's to hopefully having you back again real soon! All the best, John

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Have visited on numerous occasions... Large airy dining room well decorated. Fish tanks, live music, and great views of the water. Not a bad seat in the place!

Thank NooYawka4
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much! It means the world to know how much you love coming by, and I really appreciate you sharing your kind words with everyone. Here's to having you back again sometime soon! All the best, John

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived without reservation on Friday night - Labor Day week end - we were able to eat at the bar , were they gave us excellent service and quick . The food was very good and portions were generous .we enjoyed our dinner and...More

Thank Lucrecia F
John V, Owner at Edge Water Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Ii'm so thrilled to see that you had such a lovely time with us, Lucrecia. Knowing that our staff took such great care of you means the world, and thanks so much for sharing your experience with everyone. We can't wait to do it all...More

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Yes you're close to the water, but: You See the water on the other side of the street behind some trees and buildings but the view isn't spectacular and you can't go to the water because it's all private property. The next... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, Southampton, NY 11946-1607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Southampton  >  Hampton Bays
  • Phone Number: +1 631-723-2323
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At the Edgewater Restaurant, we're all about the experience. We work really hard to create and maintain a calming, tranquil escape, where you can get away from the annoyances of everyday life and just relax with your company. Here you can choose to lose yourself somewhere between the serene water views and the delicious servings of our expertly crafted food. Diners can choose to dine on the Deck, with a breathtaking view of Shinnecock Bay, or to dine inside, where an assortment of windows tease at the gorgeous view in a more intimate setting. Our staff is here to fulfill your every request, you will find them polite, personable and dedicated to providing you with a memorable experience. Our experienced chefs take great pride in our menu, offering a selection of delightful dishes that are sure to leave you satisfied, including our popular stuffed flounder, delectable pastas and fresh clams. If you seek a vacation without the travel time, come dine with us.
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