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Canal Cafe

44 Newtown Rd, Hampton Bays, NY 11946-1432
+1 631-723-2155
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster roll” (49 reviews)
“mussels” (15 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
44 Newtown Rd, Hampton Bays, NY 11946-1432
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

All began well with a good margarita and GNC (guacamole and chips) at the bar. Then I had shrimps cocktail which were cold, and a grilled chipotle tuna steak barely good. Next time remember to stay home, except for the service which was nice and...More

Thank Denis920
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best Lobster roll ever placed in front of a guest. Loaded with lumps of Lobster. Their Bacon Cheeseburger knows no rival. It was Ginormous with thick slab bacon and choice of cheese and cooked to perfection and priced fairly. The staff is attentive and friendly...More

Thank foodmonswar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little place off the canal is great. This fish and chips are great. The staff is friendly and kind.

Thank coeurpur19
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is small restaurant and bar on the Shinnecock canal. It views are excellent as is the food and drinks, recommend the Gardiners lemonade and rum punch. All the food is excellent and so are the bartenders. Don't miss this place!

Thank J-Romo-LINY-1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not a professional food critic. Our party of four loved the wonderful evening can side comfortable and friendly slightly off the beaten track where all appetizers and meals were delicious and fairly priced. Outdoor get together will be long remembered. Outdoor dining with...More

Thank Allen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for an after dinner drink on a Sunday evening and were lucky enough to be there when live music was played. The location leads to a calm and relaxed atmosphere.

Thank A R M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Canal Cafe has been a favorite of ours for some time now. It is a small restaurant on the Shinnecock Canal. Great food, always fresh and different. We have summer guests come out and I always wonder if it is to see us or to...More

Thank 2griff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying in Hampton Bays for vacation and was told about this place. It is right on the water with lots of boats. This is a down to earth place with paper napkins, but do not let this stop you as the food is...More

Thank richardbL6837CD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place came highly recommended to us by strangers and family - so out to dinner we went. The "view" is of a marina on a dirty little canal. All this amazingly gorgeous water views around here and this view impresses you, really? Sorry, I...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 3 rd time ,we were both dissappointed in portion/price. Fun in a New Englandy way...overpriced croded noisy joint.

Thank Paula M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Newtown Rd, Hampton Bays, NY 11946-1432
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Hampton Bays
  • Phone Number: +1 631-723-2155
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