08/07/19 6:00am

The new management team at Claudio’s is making good on its promise to elevate the menu offerings at the iconic waterfront restaurant complex through incorporating more refined, locally sourced dishes under the guidance of newly hired culinary director, celebrity chef Franklin Becker. (more…)

06/21/19 5:55am

Pizzeria Baccano is serving up Brooklyn pizza in Greenport. (Courtesy photo)

One of the North Fork’s most recognizable waterfront restaurants will once again be a destination for New York City slices this summer.

Williamsburg Pizza in Brooklyn has opened a satellite location at Claudio’s, adjacent to the waterfront in the former Clam Bar Express, the same storefront that briefly housed another NYC-based pizzeria, Lazzara’s, last summer. (more…)

05/15/19 6:00am

Claudio’s in Greenport operated under a new ownership group for the first time in 2018. It will reopen for the season Memorial Day weekend. (Credit: Krysten Massa)

When dining at Claudio’s Restaurant this summer, guests may want to consider asking for a seat upstairs. The space, usually an afterthought for people who headed straight to the neighboring clam bar, has been renovated to include a wine room with waterfront views, lounge area and full-service bar.  (more…)

07/20/18 5:25pm

Lazzara’s at Claudio’s opened earlier this month. (Credit: Rachel Siford)

One of the most iconic seafood restaurants on the North Fork is now a destination for New York City pizza.

Lazzara’s Pizza Café in Manhattan has opened a satellite location at Claudio’s in the vacant space nearest the Clam Bar, formerly known as the Clam Bar Express. The midtown pizzeria — regarded for its thin-crust Sicilian slices — opened on the wharf earlier this month serving up made-from-scratch cheese, pepperoni and margarita pizzas. Pies can also be customized. (more…)

05/03/18 12:29pm

The fried shrimp at Claudio’s Clam Bar.

Claudio’s Clam Bar is opening Saturday for the first time since the property was sold.

The iconic waterfront property switched hands in March, but the new management team said patrons can expect all of the same when the clam bar reopens this weekend.

Expect favorites like lobster rolls, oysters and craft cocktails, along with daily specials that will change with what’s in season. (more…)