05/31/18 5:32pm
BEVER;EA WA;Z | Chef Andrea Cinus Napolitano on the deck at The Dory with some of his new dishes.

Chef Andrea Cinus Napolitano on the deck at The Dory with some of his new dishes. (Credit: Beverlea Walz)

On a rainy Wednesday in late April, though The Dory was technically closed, Andrea Cinus Napolitano could be seen bustling all over the place, giving orders to the staff to clean this, remove that, paint this.

Meanwhile, two food purveyors from up Island sat waiting patiently at a table near the bar until Mr. Napolitano could find a minute to sit down with them. (more…)

05/27/15 9:38am
David Bowd, left, and Kevin O’Shea the new owners of The Chequit. (Credit: Beverlea Walz)

David Bowd, left, and Kevin O’Shea the new owners of The Chequit. (Credit: Beverlea Walz)

Shelter Island businesses are gearing up for the summer of 2015 to make our lives more interesting, easier and hopefully, a whole lot tastier. The biz buzz this year is on the new and the revamping of some old favorites, as well as the addition of several professional service providers. (more…)

07/21/14 11:00am
Love Lane Kitchen in Mattituck offers a $15 dinner and a drink special on Monday nights.

Love Lane Kitchen in Mattituck offers a $15 dinner-and-a-drink special on Monday nights.

You might have made it through another Monday, but you just can’t muster up the energy to go home and grill up that defrosted chicken.

We know, we’ve been there. (more…)

08/16/13 3:00pm
Courtesy Photo | The HooDoo Loungers will perform at the Chequit Inn Saturday August 17.

Courtesy Photo | The HooDoo Loungers will perform at the Chequit Inn Saturday August 17.

If you’re on The Rock this weekend in search of live music, you’re in luck. Shelter Island has a full lineup of live bands playing the island’s venues from today (August 16) through next Thursday (August 22). For more live music on the North Fork, check out our live music at North Fork wineries and live music at North Fork bars and restaurants calendars.  (more…)

08/09/13 2:00pm
lone sharks

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | The Lone Sharks will play at The Pridwin’s Wednesday Night Cookout August 14.

Shelter Island has some great bands lined up for this weekend and into next week (August 9-15). If you’re interested in more live music on the North Fork, check out our live music calendars for bands playing North Fork wineries and also our area’s bars and restaurants(more…)