09/06/16 6:05am

5 Campground Cir
Good things do come in small packages. Take this two-bedroom Victorian cottage, for example.

Built in 1904, this historic house sits on .10 of an acre in the private beach cottage community Campground Circle, which is within walking distance of both of Jamesport’s beaches.


01/15/15 9:00am
The Tijuana burger platter at Duffy's Deli in Jamesport. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

The Tijuana burger platter at Duffy’s Deli in Jamesport. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

When I lived in Los Angeles, my friends would often speak of their wild overnight trips across the border to Tijuana.

The stories were filled with impulsive thrills and youthful adventure. They always intimidated me.

I was reminded of this the first time I ever noticed the Tijuana burger — our featured menu item in this week’s edition of “What’s for Lunch?”—on the sandwich board at Duffy’s Deli in Jamesport.  (more…)

10/13/13 1:00am
crooked ladder brewing company wine press north fork long island craft beer

Photos by Matt Furman

A crooked ladder has connected three North Forkers to beer.

Stephen Wirth, owner of Digger’s in Riverhead, often “kicked around the idea of starting a brewery” with his brother, David Wirth, and Duffy Griffiths, owner of Duffy’s Deli in Riverhead and Jamesport. Their conversations eventually spurred three years of renovations, and Digger’s neighboring 1,600-square-foot building, which was “just sitting there,” says Wirth, opened in July as Crooked Ladder Brewing Company. The appellation’s origin was a photograph, but David, who owns a construction company, and Griffiths, chief of Jamesport Fire Department, are also ladder-linked. (more…)

07/20/13 12:00pm
craft beer growler station at Duffy's Deli

Photo by Rachel Young | Duffy’s Deli growler station pours local craft beer.

Who said beer doesn’t pair well with an egg salad sandwich?

The next time you’re at Duffy’s Deli in Jamesport check out their growler station, where you can purchase 32- or 64-ounce pours of your favorite East End beers to go. (more…)