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…)

10/28/15 6:00am
Chef Marco Pellegrini in the kitchen at Caci North Fork. The restaurant is offering a $27.95 price fixe during restaurant week. (Credit: Randee Daddona)

Chef Marco Pellegrini in the kitchen at Caci North Fork. The restaurant is offering a $27.95 price fixe during restaurant week. (Credit: Randee Daddona)

We here at northforker look forward to Long Island Restaurant Week with the same anticipation of a kid counting down until Christmas.

That’s because it’s a chance to support local businesses, save some money and experience something great.

The $27.95 prix fixe deals run from Sunday, Nov. 1, to Sunday, Nov. 8, at participating restaurants, with the exception of Saturday, when some restaurants will only offer the deal until 7 p.m.

Visit LongIslandRestaurantWeek.com for a complete list of participating restaurants across the East End, Suffolk and Nassau counties.

Here are our five picks for a night out on the North Fork. (more…)

07/27/13 2:00pm

waterfront restaurants north fork

Island = Water. Choosing to live (and visit) surrounded by water, it makes sense that we love to dine in a restaurant with a water view.

The North Fork and Shelter Island have many — and nothing sets the mood like a great view.

The shores are dotted with fine-dining and casual options to take in a meal on the water. (more…)