08/07/18 6:10am

Pace’s Dockside Thursday Night Luau Party. (Credit: Elizabeth Wagner)

Pace’s Dockside at Strong’s Water Club & Marina is known for its signature steaks and first class seafood, but each Thursday this summer it’s all about a Hawaiian pig roast.

The waterside restaurant in Mattituck introduced Luau Thursdays for the first time this summer. The weekly events are hosted outside at the Pace’s Dockside tiki bar and feature a smorgasbord of fun fare, games and live music. (more…)

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…)

06/13/16 2:56pm
Sunset at Crescent Beach on Shelter Island (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Sunset at Crescent Beach on Shelter Island
(Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

The beauty of the North Fork is indisputable. All those acres of farmland and vineyards create beautiful displays all year long, but there’s one natural feature that stops many people in their tracks: sunsets.  (more…)

08/27/15 7:00am
Mahi Mahi tacos from Pace's Dockside in Mattituck. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Mahi Mahi tacos from Pace’s Dockside in Mattituck. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Before the days get shorter and everyone settles back into the rhythm of school, there is one spot in Mattituck you should stop by for lunch.

And that’s at the outdoor tiki bar and back patio of Pace’s Dockside at Strong’s Water Club and Marina.

If you have never been before, allow us to set the scene for you. (more…)

11/26/14 10:53am
chocolate martini recipe four doors down mattituck

Photo by Carrie Miller | The Chocolate Martini at Four Doors Down in Mattituck.

Taking a break from family festivities to meet up with old friends while you’re in town for Thanksgiving is a recipe for one of the biggest party nights of the year. (more…)

07/17/14 8:10pm
Catch a sunset at McCabe's Beach in Southold and these four other places. (Credit: Sheri Winter Clarry)

Catch a sunset at McCabe’s Beach in Southold and these four other places. (Credit: Sheri Winter Clarry)

Ok, who doesn’t love a sunset?  They range in all different colors and varieties and you always have time to catch them.

These are my five all-time favorite spots to watch that orange orb in the sky fade into the water, and some of them are places where you can also dine.  (more…)

01/28/14 4:00pm
CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO | Pace’s popular raspberry cosmopolitan.

CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO | Pace’s popular raspberry cosmopolitan.

For a taste of the tropics in the dead of winter, visit Pace’s Dockside and try its popular raspberry cosmopolitan.

The drink is made with Stoli raspberry vodka, fresh lime juice, Triple Sec and a splash of cranberry. Served in a martini glass and garnished with lime, it can almost make you forget about the chilly weather.

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