Must-Try Greenport Restaurants Inspired by the North Fork’s Local Catch

If you’re headed to the North Fork, we recommend getting there with an empty stomach. That’s because this Long Island destination is known for its spectacular seafood. In fact, there are so many wonderful eateries here that it can be difficult to choose. Narrow down your lunch and dinner options with our list of must-try Greenport restaurants on the North Fork.


If you’re in Greenport, head to Noah’s, located just across the street from the Harborfront Inn, to experience rotating seasonal menus of the best local fare. Each dish is prepared with care and showcases fresh ingredients from the area. Must-try favorites include local oysters, littleneck clams, seared yellowfin tuna tartar, spiced octopus skewers, and fisherman’s seafood stew.

Location: 136 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944 

First and South

Tucked in a quiet, tree-lined corner just off the main road, First and South offers a great bistro menu spread across colorful chalkboard murals. Start your dining experience with fresh Peconic gold oysters served with pineapple mignonette and lemon, before moving on to a mouth-watering tuna burger with lemon-garlic aioli and a side of fresh-cut fries. 

Location: 100 South St, Greenport, NY 11944

The Frisky Oyster

With a wall of windows that open to the sights and sounds of Front Street, The Frisky Oyster should be at the top of your list for an exquisite meal in Greenport. Cool off on the patio on a summer night, enjoy an inspired meal inside the inviting dining room, or cozy up to the bar for a signature cocktail and an order of Peconic Gold Oysters Friskafella.

Location: 27 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944


Be sure to visit the recently-opened Anker on your next visit to Greenport. With its polished, brass-accented interior, this newcomer offers a menu inspired by the exceptional bounty of North Fork fisheries and farms. Enjoy a thoughtfully prepared meal in the first-floor dining room or take in the gorgeous views of Greenport Harbor from the upstairs deck.

Location: 47 Front Street, Greenport, NY 11944

Little Creek Oyster Farm & Market

For a casual meal, head down Bootleg Alley to Little Creek Oyster Farm & Market, located in what was once a bait-and-tackle shack just east of Mitchell Park Marina. Enjoy outdoor harborside seating while sampling freshly shucked oysters and local beer. 

Location: 37 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944 

After a delicious meal out on the town, retreat to your comfortable waterfront accommodations at The Harborfront Inn. Explore Long Island’s lush wine country while staying with us at our Greenport hotel.