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…)

02/24/12 7:29pm

BARBARAELLEN KOCH PHOTO | Touch of Venice owners Barbara and husband Ettore Pinnaccias (from left), and brothers chef Brian and Mike Pinnaccias in their new location in Cutchoge.

To have a successful restaurant you gotta love it.

So says Rachel Levin Murphy, manager of her family’s landmark Greenport eatery, the Soundview. “It’s fabulous, fun, fascinating and challenging, but I love to work hard and I enjoy people. Every day is an adventure.” (more…)