11/16/16 7:44am
Roast goose served with Cumberland sauce, roast potatoes, carrots, brussels sprouts, mashed turnips and braised red cabbage. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Roast goose served with Cumberland sauce, roast potatoes, carrots, brussels sprouts, mashed turnips and braised red cabbage. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

If all you’re planning to make on Thanksgiving Day is reservations, these are your best bets. Here are seven North Fork eateries that will be open and serving up special Thanksgiving feasts.  (more…)

11/09/16 12:36pm
Miloski's Poultry Farm, pictured above, will have turkeys for sale starting Nov. 22. Call for more info. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Miloski’s Poultry Farm in Calverton, pictured above, sells fresh turkeys. Call (631) 727-0239 for more info. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

For some, Thanksgiving dinner is a chance to show off their culinary skills. For others, it’s just a stressful day in the kitchen.

For those of you who’d like to skip the cooking thing altogether, you’re in luck. There are plenty of local places that will cook Thanksgiving dinner for you, making choosing the wine the hardest decision you’ll have to make.

Here are eight North Fork eateries offering either a complete Thanksgiving dinner to-go or ready-made sides for your holiday table. (more…)

02/05/16 3:05pm
The 24-foot video wall at Smitty's All-American Grill in Riverhead during the World Cup final this summer. The bar is one of many on the North Fork with great Super Bowl specials this week. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister)

The 24-foot video wall at Smitty’s All-American Grill in Riverhead during the 2014 World Cup. The bar is one of many on the North Fork with great Super Bowl specials this weekend. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister, file)

Root for the Denver Broncos or Carolina Panthers right here on the North Fork with other football fans this Sunday.

Here’s a rundown of some of the best places to watch the Super Bowl, along with the number of TVs at each location and some of their specials. Kick-off is 6:30 p.m. 

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11/05/15 6:06am
Miloski's Poultry Farm, pictured above, will have turkeys for sale starting Nov. 22. Call for more info. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Miloski’s Poultry Farm, pictured above, will have Thanksgiving turkeys for sale starting Saturday, Nov. 21. Call 631-727-0239 for more info. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Perhaps you fancy yourself a skilled and diligent home chef and are a planning an elaborate homemade Thanksgiving feast worthy of a Martha Stewart Living spread, or at the very least, a Pinterest pin.

If so, this post isn’t for you. (more…)