08/24/19 6:00am

The Kimchi Fried Rice at Kon Tiki in Greenport made our list of the best things we’ve eaten so far this year. (Credit: David Benthal)

From Wading River to Greenport, our staff shares its favorite food items of the year

We know, it’s only September and you’ll have all December and January to read best-of lists.

But this is month we released our food issue and we wouldn’t be doing our jobs if we didn’t spread the love for the top bites. (more…)

07/13/19 6:00am

Chinese dumplings, French crepes and gelato, Opties and Dinghies in Orient. (Credit: Cyndi Zaweski)

An eclectic menu of Chinese dumplings and French crepes mixed with the sweet, timelessness of an Orient tradition, Opties and Dinghies has opened on Village Lane, serving a seamless blend of old and new on July Fourth weekend.

Owners Vincent Bertault and Claudia Lin are bringing their 12-plus years of culinary experience to the North Fork in the storefront previously leased by Brooklyn-based pie company Four & Twenty Blackbirds, which closed after four seasons last summer. (more…)

07/02/19 6:00am

The hotel’s restaurant + bar, The Merchant’s Wife, serves casual small plates alongside signature cocktails in a modern-yet-moody setting. (Credit: Madison Fender)

Located inside the 16-room Menhaden hotel, Greenport’s newest restaurant is not aiming for the same old dining experience. With lounge and bar seating, The Merchant’s Wife offers casual small-plate dining paired with craft beers, local wines and specialty cocktails. (more…)

06/28/19 5:55am

A dish enjoyed on the back deck at a Lure in Southold.
(Credit: courtesy photo)

Cruising the water all day can force you to work up an appetite. Luckily, there’s several great spots on the North Fork to dock your vessel and enjoy a delicious meal as the sun goes down.

Here’s your guide for tying up and digging in on the North Fork. (more…)