We’re running free from Old Man Winter’s grip. Temps are expected to get into the 60s for the first time in a while this weekend, just in time for some more spring openings.
Here are a few more signs that spring 2018 has arrived on the North Fork and Shelter Island.
The North Fork Food Truck is officially opened for the season. The cash-only food truck, which has a permanent location at the North Fork Table & Inn, is now serving breakfast and lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The menu includes fresh, fun fare such as North Fork-style Berkshire pulled pork rolls, black bean burgers with cumin-lime coleslaw and pastry chef Claudia Fleming’s unforgettable cookies.
The North Fork Food Truck is located at 57225 Main Road, Southold
The Tap Room at Corey Creek is now open on Saturdays throughout the spring from noon to 5 p.m. Come down to the newly redesigned Southold tasting room for the vineyard’s selection of rosé, chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, cabernet franc and merlot. The Tap Room is reopening full-time on June 19.
The Tap Room at Corey Creek is located at 45470 Main Road, Southold.
Bayview Market And Farms is open. The Aquebogue farm stand has fresh horseradish and bunches of spinach to kick off spring 2018. The generations-old farm will soon offer asparagus, herbs, melons and more as we move toward summer. Stop by between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Bayview Market And Farms is located at 891 Main Road, Aquebogue
Porto Bello Restaurant in Greenport opens for the season on Thursday, April 19. For the spring, they will serve dinner on Thursdays from 4 to 9 p.m.; on Fridays and Saturdays from 4 to 10 p.m.; and from 2 to 8 p.m. on Sundays. Happy hour is from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday.
Porto Bello is located at 410 Manhanset Avenue, Greenport
Country View Farm Stand is reopening on Friday, May 4. The one-stop shop has mass appeal for lovers of local bounty. Country View stocks it all from fruits and veggies to freshly baked goods, duck breasts and eggs. It’s opened from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily during the season.
Country View Farm Stand is located at 57995 Main Road, Southold
Sylvester Manor is reopening its Shelter Island farm stand on Saturday, May 12. Along with the farm’s just-picked produce and bouquets, the stand features products from local vendors such as Blue Duck Bakery, Catapano Dairy Farm and Stars Café.
It’s open Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from May 12 through June 24 with extended hours come summer.
Sylvester Manor is located at 80 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island